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A Few Facts About Primary Structures for Webnet Mesh Barriers / Tensile Design & Construct

A Few Facts About Primary Structures for Webnet Mesh Barriers

When Webnet mesh is used for barriers, a primary structure will be required for support. The supporting structure needs to be robust enough to withstand the horizontal and vertical
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Bridge Barrier Types / Tensile Design & Construct

Bridge Barrier Types

Footbridges over busy roads, railway lines or watercourses need safety barriers to prevent falls from height, and some require anti-throw screens as well. All bridge barrier types must be
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Key Facts About Dynamic Loads and Commercial Barriers / Tensile Design & Construct

Key Facts About Dynamic Loads and Commercial Barriers

The design of any commercial barrier must consider the impact of forces and load inputs. There is no ‘one size fits all’ guideline here, and as such Tensile barriers
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8 Benefits of Designing with Tensile Barriers / Tensile Design & Construct

8 Benefits of Designing with Tensile Barriers

Tensile barriers offer a range of benefits, some of which would not be achievable with standard commercial barrier materials like glass, Chainlink and perforated metal panels. Here are eight
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7 Applications for Tensile Stainless Steel Barriers / Tensile Design & Construct

7 Applications for Tensile Stainless Steel Barriers

Jakob wire rope and Webnet mesh offer viable alternatives to the standard materials for commercial barriers, such as Chainlink, glass or perforated metal. Made from marine-grade stainless steel, Jakob
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Stainless Steel Used in Architectural Design / Tensile Design & Construct

Stainless Steel Used in Architectural Design

Stainless steel materials such as Jakob Webnet mesh and wire rope cables do not have to be purely functional. They can support and even enhance a structure’s architectural design.
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Webnet Frames: Customisable, Easy to Install and Versatile / Tensile Design & Construct

Webnet Frames: Customisable, Easy to Install and Versatile

Webnet frames are an ideal solution where a robust, transparent, low-corrosion and low-maintenance barrier is required on structures such as walkways, bridges, or playgrounds. They consist of marine-grade stainless
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Bridge Safety Screens: Complying with the Regulations / Tensile Design & Construct

Bridge Safety Screens: Complying with the Regulations

Bridge safety screens on footbridges over roads and railway lines help prevent people from falling and objects from being thrown or dropped over the edge. State and territory governments
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Security and Protection Barriers Using Jakob Webnet / Tensile Design & Construct

Security and Protection Barriers Using Jakob Webnet

When it comes to designing protection barriers, safety is always the first priority. But there are often other needs that come into play as well. For example, the barrier
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Materials for Commercial Balustrades: 7 Things to Consider / Tensile Design & Construct

Materials for Commercial Balustrades: 7 Things to Consider

Commercial balustrades or barriers can be constructed from a range of materials including glass, metal, timber, Chainlink, stainless steel wire, concrete, perspex, composite panelling and more. The material you
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