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greening for commercial projects

Greening for Commercial Projects – Fytogreen Case Study

Fytogreen originally set up shop back in 2002, manufacturing specially designed roof garden soil. The soil was light weight in order to reduce the impact placed on a building’s
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Working with Tensile Architectural Projects – Scentre Group Case Study

To understand Scentre Group and its working with Tensile, it is necessary to look into the services Scentre Group offered before teaming up with Tensile. As the owner and
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green infrastructure

A Combined Green Infrastructure Approach

What is Green Infrastructure? As our cities continue to expand and become more densely populated, urban greening is becoming increasingly important. As climate change progresses, the design of our
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Steel Wire Ropes that can be used for hoisting and lifting

Steel-wire ropes are among the components subjected to the heaviest loads in conveyor and lifting technologies. The load is distributed to a lot of individual wires, leading to immaculate
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Using Webnet Frames for Interior Applications

You may or may not have heard of the highly innovative Webnet frames, created by Jacob AG in Switzerland. The Webnet product is a stainless steel flexible net structure
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Stainless Steel Cables Architectural Artistic Applications

Long Lived Beauty Envisioned In Stainless Steel  Looking back through the chronicles of history nothing demonstrates the beauty of using stainless steel in architectural artistic application better than the
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Plant selection for Green Facades – the types of plants that can be used

Adding greenery to the side of a building or even to the interior through a cable system comes with several benefits. Beyond the beautification of the facility, the plant
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weight-loading

Weight Loading: What to consider before you start building

When you’re planning the construction of a green facade or living wall of any kind, it’s important to know what the weight loading capacity of your building is. Architects
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Amazing Playgrounds That Use Wire Mesh

When Tensile was asked to be involved in the construction of the Wulaba Park Playground, we were excited about the design possibilities that could be had with the project.
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Green Facade or Living Wall: What’s The Difference?

Whether you call them Green Walls, Green Facades, Living Walls, Vertical Gardens or something else again, they are all essentially a means for growing plants in a vertical arrangement
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