Hardwood fenders are a well known protection for bridges. Sluicegates fendering are often made in the species Ekki (Azobé) and Okan.
Traditional pile constructions are mainly made out of the species Ekki (Azobé), Angelique (Basralocus) or Demerara Greenheart. All suitable to create a sturdy fendering structure.
Heavy sizes for fendering
Wijma is able to supply the necessary heavy sections in all mentioned species for fendering. Pré-machined as well to reduce working time on site.
Fendering are again more and more build on hardwood for reasons of Co2, strength, elasticity, high lifespan.