Enka®Bag

 
Enka Bag

Enka®Bag

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.

Advantages:

  • 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

Main applications:

Coastal Applications/Coastal Protection:

  • Beach nourishment
  • Groins & jetties
  • Breakwaters (artificial harbours)
  • Seawalls
  • Dune cores

Inland Application:

  • Steep Slopes
  • Erosion Control

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)