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3 Considerations for Installing Catenary Lighting / Tensile Design & Construct

3 Considerations for Installing Catenary Lighting

Catenary lighting involves attaching luminaires to overhead wire-rope cables in outdoor public spaces, rather than mounting them on large poles or posts. As well as improving safety and security
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Advantages of Steel Cable Mesh Barriers for Fall Protection / Tensile Design & Construct

Advantages of Steel Cable Mesh Barriers for Fall Protection

Stainless steel cable mesh is an excellent material for creating fall protection barriers on elevated structures. This includes footbridges, vehicle bridges with walkways, central atriums, elevated playgrounds, carparks and
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4 Benefits of Using Stainless Steel Balustrades / Tensile Design & Construct

4 Benefits of Using Stainless Steel Balustrades

When it comes to choosing barrier materials, there are plenty of benefits to be had from using stainless steel for balustrades. And while you may be able to achieve
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Can Green Facades Help Us Achieve Greater Sustainability? / Tensile Design & Construct

Can Green Facades Help Us Achieve Greater Sustainability?

By now it’s well-established that green facades, walls and roofs on residential, commercial and public buildings can offer a wide range of environmental and health benefits. These include cleaner
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Tensile Construction Wins for 20/21: A Year in Review / Tensile Design & Construct

Tensile Construction Wins for 20/21: A Year in Review

Tensile has collaborated on construction projects across Australia over the past 12 months, with many of these achieving architectural, design or landscape awards and commendations in NSW and Victoria.
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6 Timeless Green Facade Inspirations from Mother Nature / Tensile Design & Construct

6 Timeless Green Facade Inspirations from Mother Nature

By installing a green facade on a building wall, safety barrier or around supporting columns, you can create an almost-instant garden – even when ground space is limited. The
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Atrium Design: Creating a Sense of Space, Light and Beauty / Tensile Design & Construct

Atrium Design: Creating a Sense of Space, Light and Beauty

Atrium design – essentially a central open space within a multi-storey building – is growing in popularity the world over. But it’s not new. Many ancient Roman buildings used
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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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