Wire and strands for rock protection

  • High carbon wire according to EN-10264-2
  • Final galvanised wire according to EN-10264-2, class A coating
  • Redrawn bezinal wire according to EN-10264-2, class B coating
  • Diameter range : 2 to 4mm - Tensile strength range : 1770N/mm² - 1860N/mm² - 1960N/mm²
  • Bekaert offers as well 3-wire strands and 7-wire strands for rock protection applications.


  • High corrosion resistance thanks to heavily galvanised wires or bezinal coated wires
  • High tensile wire with excellent ductility
  • Wire that withstands demanding downstream processing, eg chain-link fence made out of high tensile wire


Construction Roads & bridges Environment reinforcement
Wire being further transformed into meshes, fences, ringnets, ropes & strands being used for protection systems (high energy absorbing solutions) against natural risks as there are:
Rock fall
Snow avalanches
Unstable slopes


Shape Cord - rope - strand, Wire
Bulk Material C-steel, Stainless steel
Coating Bezinal® , Zinc
Number of Wires 12-100
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