Civil Engineering

Enka Bag

Geotextile Protection Bags for shoreline & coastal erosion control

OVERVIEW

Geotextile Protection Elements

Costal Protection against big waves, storms & currents

Costal Protection against big waves, storms & currents

More than 70% of the earth’s shorelines are retreating due to rising sea levels. Geosynthetic solutions, Enka®Bag, is designed to be filled with local sand, offering a strong protection absorbing wave energy and avoiding erosion. Enka®Bag with non-woven fabric can be mechanical filled with sand. 

Coastal Applications

  • Beach nourishments
  • Groins and jetties
  • Breakwaters (artificial harbours)
  • Seawalls
  • Dune cores
Coastal Applications
Inland Applications

Inland Applications

  • Steep Slopes
Coastal bags material types
  • Enka®Bag SNW 75 (non-woven standard or XUV)
  • Enka®Bag Protec 1000 XXUV (non-woven UV-stabilized)
  • Enka®Bag Rock120 (heavy duty composite non-woven UV-stabilized)
  • Enka®Bag OS160 (woven, UV-stabilized, hydraulic fill ports)

Applications enabled by this product

Erosion Control

Erosion prevention mats allow fast vegetation growth and provide a foothold for vegetation root systems.

Technical details
  • One of the most extreme and robust non-woven geotextile containers designed to fill with (local) sand.
  • Made from a very thick composite non-woven geotextile, sand coloured outside (fits and camouflage in landscape).
  • Excellent UV resistance - suitable to use in harshest environments with direct exposure to weather conditions and sunlight.
  • Expected lifetime without covering
    30 years.
  • Excellent characteristics to filtration, abrasion
  • Very high puncture resistance.

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