Gabion Mattress the Doctor of Soil Erosion and River Blocking

An inclined gabion mattress protecting river bank from soil erosion

Gabion mattress is often used in river bank protection

Gabion mattress is flat-shaped after assembly. It has longer length and lower height than gabion basket. This shape is ideal for protecting riverbed and river slopes where gabion basket fails.

Gabion mattress is manufactured by woven or welded gabions. They are filled with rocks and stones on the spot to form a monolithic and flexible construction. They are used for bank and scour protection, channel linings for preventing soil loss and embankment stability.

Why choose gabion mattress?

  • Environment-friendly
    Void between gabion stones is filled with soil and silt which promotes vegetation growth. Vegetation strengthens the gabion mattress structure and maintains the ecological balance.
    Special outlook blends well with surroundings.
  • Flexibility
    Welded or woven gabion mattress can withstand stresses depending on different ground settlements.
  • Permeability
    Water can seep through stone structure while keep the soil in place. Hence, no additional drainage device is required to relieve hydrostatic pressure.
  • Cost effective
    Easy and fast installation.
Length Width Height
m ft. m ft. m ft.
2 6.6 1.0 or 2.0 3.3 or 6.6 0.15 - 0.225 - 0.3 0.5 - 0.7 - 1.0
3 9.8 1.0 or 2.0 3.3 or 6.6 0.15 - 0.225 - 0.3 0.5 - 0.7 - 1.0
4 13.1 1.0 or 2.0 3.3 or 6.6 0.15 - 0.225 - 0.3 0.5 - 0.7 - 1.0
5 16.4 1.0 or 2.0 3.3 or 6.6 0.15 - 0.225 - 0.3 0.5 - 0.7 - 1.0
6 19.7 1.0 or 2.0 3.3 or 6.6 0.15 - 0.225 - 0.3 0.5 – 0.7 - 1.0
Gabion mattress protecting shore soil erosion

Stepped woven gabion is used to reinforce sea shore

Exposed woven gabion mattress protects stream bed when flood flows

Gabion mattress used for steam bank protection

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Hebei Lvhua Gabion Wall Co., Ltd.
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