Marine structures

TenCate Geotube® Geocontainment Technology

TenCate Geotube® geocontainment technology has protected shorelines, rebuilt beaches, and reclaimed land from the sea.  This technology was developed over 45 years ago to stop storm damage, protect the environment, build custom structures, and even form islands where they did not exist before.  This technology is not only proven, but also cost-effective.  Developed in conjunction with the US Army Corp of Engineers, TenCate Geotube® geocontainment technology is durable, custom designed, easy to install, and highly flexible.  It is currently installed in over 50 countries around the world. 

TenCate Geotube® geocontainment technology produces sand dune cores, wetlands and islands, breakwaters, jetties, underwater structures, and diversion dikes. 

TenCate Geotube® geocontainment technology functions for:

  • Confinement
  • Erosion protection

The Difference TenCate Geotube® geocontainment technology makes:

  • Protects shorelines and the environment
  • Reclaims land from the sea
  • Aids in the building of custom structures, including islands
  • Proven technology
  • Cost-effective
  • Durable, flexible, and easy to install
  • Custom design

System Solutions:
Shoreline Protection/Marine Structure Construction

  • Sand Dune Core
  • Wetland/Island Creation
  • Breakwaters
  • Jetties
  • Underwater Structures
  • Diversion Dikes

TenCate Geotube® geocontainment technology…geosynthetics that make a difference.

Material photo - TenCate TopTex™