The fabric geobox is now becoming a solution to face several conditions. Examples are abrasion and erosion which can be dangerous for people. Geobox is also known as the geotextile box. It is a fabric that is shaped like a beam.
Its function is as a place to fill the sand materials, soil, and stones. After it reaches the desired capacity, the surface will be stitched properly. The aim is to make the materials inside for not to get out from that geobox.
After that, these fabric geobox items will be arranged in an area such as on the beach, river, etc. The aim is to block the seawater, make embankments, and so on.


About Fabric Geobox

This box is usually made of the non-woven geotextile. Non-woven geotextile is better known as filter fabric. At first glance, it displays a shape that is almost similar to a woven one. 

It means that this type still has a sheet shape but is not produced by matting. The production method is by needle punch and heat.

The basic material for making non-woven geotextile is also still the same as the woven one. Some on the market are made of polymers polyester (PET) and Polypropylene (PP).

That is why; the size of this box is varied. You can check everything from a company’s site or other references. Some sizes are ready stock and some others can be customized.

The Applications of Geobox 

This fabric geobox can be applied in various locations. Furthermore, it even become one of the best solutions for abrasion and erosion caused by seawater. 

To do so, the right application should be done properly. Below are some applications of this geotextile box that you can note. 

1.     In the beach 

You can use only Geoboxes or combine them with geobags in the beach area. The aim is to hold the abrasion from seawater or the erosion as well. 

To do so, you have to measure the area that needs to be protected. After that, choose the right geobox size and make sure that the amount is enough. 

2.     In the port 

Geobox can be installed in the port as well. The aim is to protect the areas around that port from the sea waves. The use of geoboxes is one way to prevent abrasion.

The process is by revetment in various coastal locations. Those are the agricultural, fishery, tourism, and residential activities.

Advantages of Using Geobox

Using fabric geobox material is certainly the best solution to overcome abrasion on the beach. What are the advantages that can be obtained in the use of these materials? Here are some of them:

  • Easy and practical application 
  • Quick installation 
  • The size is able to be customer
  • The materials are strong and durable
  • It is resistant to UV rays and economical 

One thing to remember is that during the installation of these products, you may need the bits of help of some heavy equipment. Those are excavators, pumps, and so on. 

It is also better to do it in a team so that the installation can be done properly. The fabric geobox must be stitched perfectly as well so that the sand, soil, or stones inside don’t come out.

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