Hexagonal mesh gabions have been made use of successfully for centuries for river guideline, dirt conservation, slope stablizing and also various other applications. Gabions are rectangle-shaped cages constructed from hexagonal twisted cable mesh filled with appropriately sized stones or rocks.
Double braided nylon rope, also known as braid to braid nylon, consists of a loosely braided nylon core wrapped with a tightly braided nylon jacket. The braided nylon jacket protects the core from abrasion and other damage. Double braided nylon rope is super strong, easy to handle and super durable.
By definition, rope is any thick, long cord made by twisting or braiding together hemp, sisal, nylon or other materials. There are many methods of making rope, some far superior to others. Likewise, certain materials are better suited for certain tasks. This is why it is so important to know how to choose a rope.
Chineese Port of Tianjin port will see its cargo handling capacity soar by 1.7 million TEU in early 2007 when a new terminal, the Tianjin Port Alliance International Container Terminal, is expected to start operations.
Contract covers Airbus A320-200 fleet Ural Airlines, the sixth largest carrier in Russia, and Lufthansa Technik, the leading provider for maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) of airplanes, components and engines, signed a technical support agreement for the new Airbus A320-200 fleet. The initial two Airbus aircraft will join Ural Airlines´ fleet in September and will be complemented by an additi
Hanjin Shipping has become the first Korean carrier to place an order of five 10,000TEU containerships. At Hotel Shilla in Seoul at 5 pm on August 24, 2006, Hanjin Shipping President & CEO Jung-won Park and Samsung Heavy Industries CEO Jing-wan Kim signed the contract for building five 10,000 TEU vessels. The five vessels ordered are scheduled for successive deployment from February of 2010 on Han
As part of its continued development and commitment to key markets in China Hamburg Süd is pleased to announce the establishment of a wholly owned subsidiary Shipping Service Company in Shanghai. With effect from today Hamburg Süd (China) Ltd will be supervising all liner activities within Central and North China and attending directly the Shanghai market.