Gabions (Earth-Retaining structures)
The effectiveness of a gabion structure relies on the integrity of the wire baskets throughout their design life. Finco Engineering takes pride in providing high quality Gabions in Sri Lanka offering solutions for a myriad of industries.
FINCO Gabion Technical Specifications
FINCO Engineering has modern high quality manufacturing facilities in the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka. Our Location provides the benefit of easy access to customers and enables us to supply gabion meshes cost effectively Island wide.
One of the key factors in the long term performance of gabions is the quality of the wire used for the mesh, selvedge wire and lacing wire .
FINCO gabions are manufactured from heavily galvanized steel wire woven into a triple twist hexagonal mesh to give both mechanical strength and to prevent unraveling.
PVC Coating Colour : Dark Grey.
Gabion Hexagonal Mesh Size : 80 mm x 100 mm.
Mesh Wire : Core wire 2.7 mm / 3.7 mm with PVC Coating.
Selvedge Wire : Core wire 3.4 mm/4.4 mm with PVC Coating.
Lacing wire : Core wire 2.2 mm/3.2 mm with PVC Coating.
Tolerance : As per International Standards.
Zinc Coating: BS 443-198.
Tensile Strength : BS 1052-1980.
PVC Coating : BS 4102-1986.
Earth control and soil conservation
Barriers at the river
Bridge and culvert protection
Marine and seawall protection
Lining of canals and dams