Press Release

March 10th 2015
For immediate release
Gator Base the Evolution in Base Technology
Boulder, Colorado

Brock International and Alliance Designer Products announce a licensing agreement for a new innovative paver underlayment technology. The Alliance Gator Base will be protected by Brock’s U.S. Patents Nos. 8,662,787 and 8,827,590, and patents pending.
Through this licensing agreement, Alliance Designer Products will produce and sell its Gator Base to the professional hardscape market under Brock’s patents.
“Brock has made a substantial investment in developing and patenting this paver underlayment technology‘’ stated Dan Sawyer, Founder and CEO of Brock International. “We are extremely pleased to have a proven partner like Alliance Designer Products in this exciting new category for the professional contractor market. Alliance Designer Products and Brock share a passion for innovation and Gator’s product line is second to none.”

Alliance Designer Products’ President, George Tutino, stated, “Alliance Designer Products has always been known for its innovation, and this new partnership with Brock will help us expand our already-successful business in the professionally-installed hardscape market by giving contractors a revolutionary product for installing pavers more efficiently and more profitably.”

About Brock International
Brock International is the leader in performance base systems for synthetic turf and playgrounds. With over 28 million square feet of Brock Performance Base in play underneath athletic fields worldwide, the company engineers the best, safest and most sustainable playing surfaces in the world for athletes at every level. Brock PlayBase is currently used in more than 500 playgrounds at schools, parks and other outdoor recreational areas throughout Europe and the United States.

Brock is an Official Education Partner of The Sports Legacy Institute, a Boston-based non-profit organization founded to advance the study, treatment, and prevention of brain trauma in athletes and other at-risk groups. Offering the only Cradle-to-Cradle Certified products in their respective markets, Brock’s products are engineered to meet the world’s most stringent environmental standards.
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About Alliance Designer Products
Established in 2003, Alliance Designer Products is mission-oriented to offer its clients reliable service, education, technical support, innovation, as well as the best quality products available in the hardscape industry. Alliance’s family of products includes Polymeric Sands & Dust, Sealers & Cleaners, Edge restraints, Adhesives, and much more. Alliance Designer Products is committed to developing products that cater to and service the hardscape industry, and, in several cases, its product innovations were the first in the world. Alliance Designer Products remains focused and is determined to continue its investment in research and development to meet the challenges of the future.

Alliance Designer Products is the only company to offer a 10-year limited warranty on all its Polymeric Sand & Dust products. Always on the look out to create and bring to market the most innovative products, it introduced the revolutionary Gator Base, an evolution in base technology that eliminates the traditional five inches of excavation on any pedestrian paver application including patios, sidewalks, pool surroundings and other paving stone applications. Alliance Designer Product’s major philosophy is to build and maintain long-term relationships and it is proud to consider its customers as “partners”.
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