Stump Hill Farm Shearing Shed Refit

This is the recently completed shearing shed refit at Stump Hill Farm, located in the stunning Victorian high country. Stump Hill is a working farm running sheep, cattle, deer, and cropping.

The existing wooden floor was replaced with MaxiGRATE FRP grating.

Product: 25mm MaxiGRATE FRP Open Grating

Description: 25mm FRP open grating , with 26mm x 26mm/52mm x 52mm mesh pattern

Resin type: Isophthalic (Polyester) resin with UV and Fire retardant additives

Colour: Dark Grey

Surface:  Fine Grit

Std Panel Size: 3593mm x 1203mm

Weight: 13.1kg/m2 (56.6kg per full panel)

Open Area: 68%

The mesh is designed to allow debris to fall through, while maintaining a safe and comfortable walking surface for both animals and people.

Shearing Shed

(Before the refit)

Shearing shed floor

(Old timber boards removed)

FRP grating shearing shed refit

(MaxiGRATE being installed)

MaxiGRATE Shearing shed grating is an ideal alternative to timber.


  • Quick and Easy Installation
  • Panels can span up to 700mm unsupported
  • Hardwearing
  • Low maintenance
  • Easy to clean
  • Safe non-slip surface
  • Chemical and corrosion resistant
  • Reduces light transmission from below
  • Not affected by insects including termites.
Shearing Shed Grating
Shearing shed refit

For further information on MaxiGRATE shearing shed grating or any other product from Composite Engineering please get in touch and we can advise on the best product for your application.