The SouthWestern branch of a French construction company, subsidiary of one of the leading European building and civil engineering group, is looking for a manufacturer of windbreak net. The sought cooperation is a supplier agreement, with a European partner.
The French company is part of a building and civil engineering group employing more than 70 000 people worldwide, across 800 companies. It designs and builds structures and infrastructure to meet today's world issues in the ecological transition, mobility, access to water, education and healthcare. The group is recognized for its expertise and know-how in geotechnical engineering, structures, nuclear, oil and gas and renewable thermal energy, waste-to-energy plants. Combined with a tight network of subsidiaries in UK, Central Europe, Africa and New Zealand, it can support complex and large scale project in France and overseas. The group has historically strong roots in France, with more than 400 local bases. The windbreak net will be used to protect construction sites. Such products are usually made by manufacturers serving the agricultural sector. The french company is looking at a collaboration under a supplier agreement, based on a yearly quantity of 4000 to 8000 m2.
Type (e.g. company, R&D institution…), field of industry and Role of Partner Sought:
Partners sought are manufacturers based in Europe. The company can either arrange for collection of manufactured product from a partner's factory gate (ex-works) or accept product brought to the customer's premises (delivered).
Technical Specification or Expertise Sought:
The technical specifications are as follow: • Weight : 340 g/m² • Roll width : 205 cm • Tear resistance : DIN 53363 – 250/225 N – EN ISO 1421 • Tensile strength : DIN 53354 1700/1500 N/5cm • Grip : 75 N/5cm • Temperature resistance : DIN 53361 +70°C - -30°C DIN EN 1876-1 • Fire resistance : DIN 4102 B1 NFP 92503 BS 7837 • Coating : PVC, with anti UV treatment and mold • Color : White • Wind efficiency : 95 % • Porosity : 90 % A product description will have to be provided. Such products are usually made by manufacturers serving the agricultural sector.