Rockfall netting is hexagonal wire mesh supplied in the form of rollinstalled on cliff, slope or mountain. It is woven by low carbon steel wire,stainless steel wire or galfan wire with the surface of galvanized, PVC coatedor galvanized plus PVC coated. Its mainly application is prevent rocks anddebris from falling onto roads, railways or other buildings. On the top of thecliff, there must be a row of rock bolt to fix the mesh. Hexagonal wire meshcould be one layer or two layers, usually has steel wire rope ring or steel wirerope and rivet to fix. Galvanized or galfan rockfall netting is the mostpopular.
Rockfall netting can be divided into proactive rockfall netting and passive rockfallnetting. The one with anchor hexagonal wire mesh and steel wirerope mesh on mountain is proactive rockfall netting. Its purpose is to preventrocks of mountain falling. In addition, rockfall netting installed on half ofmountain or mountain foot to prevent rocks falling on road or hurting people iscalled passive rockfall netting.
Features of rockfall netting
Applications of rockfall netting