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Gabion Basket and Gabion Mattress

Amber Wire Mesh offers strong and durable gabion basket and gabion mattress can meet the specification of ASTM A975-11(2016). Our standard gabions are made from high performance steel wire which is heavily galvanized, zinc coating can be up to 300g/m², and wire diameter range from 2-5mm, PVC coating thickness is 0.5mm, tensile strength is not less than 300Mpa.

Standard size for gabion basket is form 2m(L) x 1m(W) x 0.5(H) to 4m(L) x 1m(W) x 1m(H), for gabion mattress is from 3m x 2m x 0.17m to 4m x 2m x 0.3m, detailed specification has been listed as follows, custom size also available upon reqest.

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Gabion Basket Used in River BankGabion basket and mattress are rectangular box shape, and divided into cells by diaphragms, made from double twisted hexagonal wire mesh, which can be filled with stones for civil engineering, it is generally heavy duty galvanied or galvanized with PVC coated to prevent rust.

Gabion basket and mattress are very convenient and efficient in civil engineering, so they have a wide range of applications including: retaining walls, soil retaining structures, stream and river bank protection, slope and embankment reinforcement, outfall structures, highway fence, garden, etc.

The surface treatment for gabion basket we can do is as follows:

  • Zinc Coated
  • PVC Coated
  • Zn-5Al-MM Coated
  • Aluminum Coated

Dimension of The Gabion Baskets and Mattress


Gabion Basket DimensionGabion Mattress Dimension

Size of Gabion Basket

Length x Width x HeightNumber of CellsDiaphragmVolume (m3)
2 x 1 x 1m6 x 3 x 3 ft212
3 x 1 x 1m9 x 3 x 3 ft323
4 x 1 x 1m12 x 3 x 3 ft434
2 x 1 x 0.5m6 x 3 x 1.5 ft211
3 x 1 x 0.5m9 x 3 x1.5 ft321.5
4 x 1 x 0.5m12 x 3 x 1.5 ft432

Size of Gabion Gabion Mattress

Length x Width x HeightNumber of CellsDiaphragmVolume (m3)
3 x 2 x 0.17m9 x 6 x 0.5 ft326
4 x 2 x 0.17m12 x 6 x 0.5 ft438
3 x 2 x 0.23m9 x 6 x 0.75 ft326
4 x 2 x 0.23m12 x 6 x 0.75 ft438
3 x 2 x 0.3m9 x 6 x 1 ft326
4 x 2 x 0.3m12 x 6 x 1 ft438

Gabion Mesh Size & Wire Diameter

ItemZinc CoatedPVC CoatedZinc CoatedPVC Coated
Mesh Opening80 x 100mm60 x 80mm
Mesh Wire3mm4mm2.2 mm3.2mm
Selvedge Wire4mm4.5mm3mm4mm
Lacing Wire2.2mm2.2mm2.2mm3.2mm
PVC Coating Thickness0.5mm0.5mm
When you send us inquiry, please let us know the following specification so that we can quote price to you as soon as possible:

  1. Product Type: Gabion Baskets or Gabion Mattresses;
  2. Size: Length, Width & Height;
  3. Wire Diameter: Mesh Wire, Selvedge Wire, Lacing Wire and Fasteners, etc.
  4. Tensile Strength: Tensile Strength for Each Wire
  5. Mesh Size: 80 x 100mm, 60 x 80mm, or Customized;
  6. Surface Treatment: Zinc Coated, PVC Coated or Other Treatment;
  7. Quantity: How Many Set of Gabion/Mattresses You Need;
  8. Destination Port.

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