Filtration, Separation & Protection 

Geotextiles perform the functions of separation and filtration in the construction of sub-base granular layers. Geotextiles are permeable and allow water to filter through, while separating and larger stone or soil particles from passing. This separator / filter function prevents the intermixing of granular sub-base layers and the passage of stone particles which could cause the failure of the surface or pavement structure. Geotextiles are used to provide protection and puncture resistance to membranes in landfills, green roof systems and drainage layers.

ABG geotextiles are used in many civil engineering and construction applications including the construction of roads, highways, pavements, rail permanent way, slopes, car parks, landfill, coastal defences and sustainable urban drainage systems. Our experienced civil engineers are on hand to advise the correct solution to your unique application.

Typical Applications:

Protection geotextiles are used in Coastal applications

Benefits:

  • Separation of granular stone layers
  • Filtration of water within drainage systems
  • Protection of membrane layers
  • Reduces to the requirement for stone construction layers
  • Reduces the environmental impact of construction

Typical Client Profile:

  • Highway engineers and road construction contractors
  • Landfill and waste management engineers
  • Landscape Architects
  • Sustainable building specifiers
  • Railway engineers and contractors
  • Coastal protection engineers

ABG provide geosynthetic solutions for filtration, separation and protection functions within construction and civil engineering applications.

Filter Separator Geotextiles:

Terrex NW geotextiles are non-woven, needle punched, heat treated fabrics designed to offer optimum performance per with high mechanical and hydraulic properties making them the ideal choice for separation and filtration applications.

Abtex SG is a range of woven geotextiles for applications from basic separation functions to reinforcement of earth structures.

Geotextiles used for linear filter drains

Protection Geotextiles:

Terrex SNW geotextiles are a thick filter / protection fabrics that offer outstanding performance at minimum weight. When compared to other needle punched geotextiles of similar weight, Terrex SNW provides superior puncture resistance and are ideal for liner protection, basal geomembrane protection and coastal protection applications.

ABG Protection geotextile, protecting a waterproof geomembrane

Terrex SNW geotextile protecting the waterproof geomembrane

Abtex Woven Geotextile

The ABG Abtex SG range of woven geotextiles offers lightweight fabrics for basic separation functions through to high strength products which offer cost effective reinforcement in civil engineering projects.

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Abtex Woven Geotextile

Terrex NW Geotextile

Terrex NW Geotextile is a range of staple fibre, needle punched and thermally bonded non-woven geotextiles designed specifically to offer optimum performance per unit weight.

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Terrex NW Geotextiles from ABG Geosynthetics

Terrex SNW Geotextile

The Terrex SNW geotextile range are engineered to provide unrivalled CBR puncture resistance and tensile strength offering maximum protection at optimum cost levels.

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Terrex SNW Geotextile
 

Products

Abtex Woven Geotextile

The ABG Abtex SG range of woven geotextiles offers lightweight fabrics for basic separation functions through to high strength products which offer cost effective reinforcement in civil engineering projects.

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Abtex Woven Geotextile

Terrex NW Geotextile

Terrex NW Geotextile is a range of staple fibre, needle punched and thermally bonded non-woven geotextiles designed specifically to offer optimum performance per unit weight.

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Terrex NW Geotextiles from ABG Geosynthetics

Terrex SNW Geotextile

The Terrex SNW geotextile range are engineered to provide unrivalled CBR puncture resistance and tensile strength offering maximum protection at optimum cost levels.

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Terrex SNW Geotextile
 

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