Hydraulic & Marine

1 January 2014

TenCate Geotube® Mangrove Coastline Rehabilitation - Langkawi, Kedah, Malaysia

Like many tropical islands facing the threat and consequences of global warning Langkawi Island off the north west coast of Malaysia is experiencing increased erosion of beaches and mangrove swamps.

To rectify this problem the Malaysian Department of Irrigation and Drainage (DID) has begun an intensive rehabilitation project involving use of geosynthetics.


Blue fabric (Tecawork Blue 65287)