Open

Product by Category > Geotextiles > ACETex® Reinforcement


Use & Purpose

  • Reinforcement
  • Separation

Highlights

  • High strength up to 1200kN/m
  • Large range to suit the application
  • Proven for use in Main Roads works
  • Quality Certified
  • Stocked in Australian warehouses
  • Wide-width rolls

General Information

ACETex® geotextiles are polymer based geotextiles that are manufactured specifically for applications of soil reinforcement. Generally the engineering application for the product will determine the most suitable type of geotextile that should be selected for use by the designer or contractor.

ACETex® woven geotextile is used where very high strength reinforcement of soil is required such as under embankments.

Product Information

ACETex® woven geotextiles are manufactured from the extrusion of a polymer (polypropylene or polyester) into either a flat tape or filament product which may be then further processed by slitting or bundling and then weaving to form a fabric.

ACETex® woven geotextiles are ideally suited for applications of reinforcement or separation as the strength of the tape or filament within the fabric may be increased to suit a specific application. ACETex® woven geotextiles additionally have the ability to develop high strengths at relatively low strains which is a very important requirement in applications of reinforcement. Fabric strength is manufactured in two directions and may be varied to suit a particular reinforcement application. In applications of reinforcement and where a load may need to be sustained by the geotextile for significant periods of time the choice of polymer used in the construction of the fabric will determine the choice of woven product. The influence of creep effects on varying polymer types is well understood and will have a marked influence on the load carrying capability of the geotextile selected.

Global Synthetics offer a range of woven geotextiles for applications of separation and reinforcement. . The ACETex® PET geotextile range (polyester) of products is used for primary applications of reinforcement over extended periods of time. Typically the strength range of this product is between 100 kN/m to 1200 kN/m.



Case Study

Gateway Upgrade Project

Due to increases in population growth throughout Brisbane and most particularly in developing southern and northern suburbs, with the subsequent increase in vehicle movements, the major North South Freeway connecting these suburbs to Brisbane was rapidly becoming traffic choked.

View More Case Studies


Show More Images

Latest Posts

November 13th, 2020

December Webinar: SURFICIAL SLOPE STABILITY WITH ENGINEERED EARTH AMOURING SYSTEM PART 2

TOPIC: ANALYSING, DESIGN PROCEDURES & DESIGN EXAMPLES With introducing a new green structural system for reinforced walls.   DESCRIPTION: ARMORMAX® is an Engineered Earth...

Read More
September 29th, 2020

October Webinar: Surficial Slope Stability with Engineered Earth Armoring System- Part 1

ARMORMAX® is an Engineered Earth Armoring Solution used for surficial slope stability as well as permanent erosion control in vegetated and un-vegetated applications. With a verified carbon...

Read More
August 24th, 2020

September Webinar: Designing Composite Liners on Slopes Part 1: GCL

Don’t miss your chance to hear Prof. Kerry Rowe talk about his latest unpublished research findings at our webinar on Designing Composite Liners on Slopes Part 1:...

Read More
July 28th, 2020

August Webinar: Part 2 Reinforced Rail Tracks- Review of Design Guidelines and Procedures

WHEN:              13th AUGUST 2020 TIME:                 3.00PM AEST DURATION:      1HR DESCRIPTION Following on from our first successful webinar on Geogrid...

Read More


If you would like further information
about any of our products please

Contact Us
Contact Us