DETECTAMESH - Detectable Mesh / Tape

DETECTAMESH - Detectable Mesh / Tape

DETECTAMESH - Detectable Tape

Underground warning mesh

TERRAM DETECTAMESH detectable mesh is a high strength, rot resistant homopolymer polypropylene plastic mesh manufactured to BS EN 12613 and incorporating a traceable stainless steel wire or aluminium foil, which can be used in conjunction with cable & pipe locators & cable avoidance tools (CAT & GENNY). 

TERRAM DETECTAMESH detectable tape is a coloured plastic, overprinted with a warning message in black and is used specifically for marking and detecting buried underground pipes, cables and services.

  • Plastic mesh is manufactured to BS EN 12613:2001
  • Detectamesh is bagged for storage / protection
  • Various colours available
  • Crimps & Crimping tool available
  • Bespoke texts can be manufactured to order

Special manufacture available :
Widths : 100mm, 200mm, 300mm & 500mm
Lengths : 100m to 250m
Any colour or text/logo can be manufactured

Crimping tool

To ensure a continuous signal along the TERRAM DETECTAMESH detectable mesh it is important to use our wire crimps and crimping tool. This gives the join sufficient strength to cope with most back fills. If it is not installed correctly then the signal may not pass from join to join.


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Detectamesh Detectable Tape