MOT Type 1

MOT Type 1

MOT Type 1 is a sub base that is formed using recycled crushed concrete and consists of rubble of varying size, from 40mm right down to dust. It compacts well to form a solid base which makes it an ideal sub base for large and small jobs such as;

  • Pavements
  • Roads
  • Drives
  • Car parks
  • Patios.

What is MOT Type 1 made of?

Our MOT Type 1 is made from crushed Concrete, however it is also possible to find it made from either Granite or Limestone. 

What does MOT stand for?

MOT stands for Ministry of Transport, who were the predecessor to the Department of Transport, who regulate and maintain all 4,300 miles of roads in the UK. 

The Department of Transport set out specifications relating to all materials that are used to lay roads, and MOT Type 1 meets all of those specifications.