February 28, 2018

Custom Netting Supply for Industrial Applications

There are many industrial applications that are well-suited for the custom nylon netting productions available from Gourock, and we have many years of experience with this type of custom netting supply.  Industrial uses for netting often involve more "behind-the-scenes" uses, meaning that the materials are being installed in areas or spaces that are within warehouses, factories, shipping facilities and depots, transportation infrastructure, zoos and aviaries, conveyor belt and pallet racking locations, drone and UAV netting, and other similar industrially-oriented locations.

There are quite a few popular needs for nylon barrier nets that are used for industrial solutions, and with the variety of different mesh sizes and twine thicknesses of netting available from Gourock.com you can find the best match for your particular needs and preferences.  We supply nets constructed to most any particular dimensions/sizes required, and in many cases the netting also incorporates more unique features such as tapered shapes, or additional support ropes to install the netting with.

Some examples of netting applications that are frequently shipped out from Gourock to our industrial customers are:
  • warehouse bird barrier nets
  • retention pond barrier netting
  • debris nets around machines and mechanical processes
  • shipping dock safety barrier nets
  • protective nets for lighting, storage racks, and doorways
  • hail protection nets
  • property barrier netting for correctional facility grounds
  • landfill debris containment nets and waste management facility barrier netting
  • insulation containment netting
  • animal and zoo safety nets
Gourock.com features the highest quality DuPont® type 66-728 twisted-knotted nylon netting, which is 100% USA Made and hand-prepared per-order according to your own preferred custom sizing.  This means that you can select the most functional mesh size and twine thickness for your intended usage, along with having it individually constructed to match the specific sizing and dimensions of your space.  There is Gourock's Online Netting Calculator available on the site to directly place orders that are square or rectangular in shape, and should you have some more specific features needed for the netting (shape, extra ropes, etc.) you can always just contact us directly with your request for a quotation on the netting supply job.  Gourock.com also offers free netting samples to be mailed your way if needed - so feel free to get in touch with us to have those mailed.

Below are three recent examples of some unique industrial netting jobs that Gourock facilitated and shipped out to each customer location.  Each one of these uses a different mesh and twine thickness combination, for very different needs and intended uses for the netting - so they'll be helpful for you to get an idea of some unique netting purposes within industrial settings.  Feel free to drop us a line with your questions and we can try to get you a good netting match!

Example 1
Netting Type:  #12 X 1-3/4" knotted nylon netting, black, diamond mesh
Custom Features:  specialized dimensions, 5/16" polyester rope bordering, 5/16" polyester rope riblines located throughout
Usage:  warehouse bird barrier netting, transportation center (Schenectady, NY)


Example 2
Netting Type:  #15 X 3/4" knotted nylon netting, black, diamond mesh
Custom Features:  tapered (curved) shape, specialized dimensions, 5/16" polyester rope bordering, custom Fire Retardant netting production

Usage:  commercial dome/pavilion barrier netting (Vineyard, UT)


Example 3
Netting Type:  #15 X 3/4" knotted nylon netting, black, diamond mesh
Custom Features:  tapered shape, specialized dimensions, 5/16" polyester rope bordering, netting extensions/flaps added to edges


Usage:  aquarium barrier netting for walrus exhibit (Brooklyn, NY)



-Josh Grzyb @ www.gourock.com

February 13, 2018

Custom Enclosure Nets for Professional Sports Installations

Many professional and commercial sports facilities require customized netting enclosures for their establishments, and Gourock.com specializes in the supply of custom nylon netting productions for such installations.  A netting enclosure is a 3-dimensional product design featuring side, end, and ceiling nets that are all seamed together.  Contextually, a box/shell design in which balls and objects that are flying around the enclosed area are well-contained and do not leave the netted-in space.  Some commonly known applications for enclosed netting designs are baseball batting cage nets, and golf cage nets.  However, at Gourock.com we have supplied enclosures for many different sports and industrial purposes such as cricket, lacrosse, birds and aviary uses, drones and UAV containment, soccer, dodgeball, basketball, and specialty training needs.

Gourock.com can supply custom netting enclosures built to most any particular dimensions needed for the job, and you can specify the overall Height X Width X Length that is needed to be installed for your space.  For professional uses, we see nets of all sizes - since each application is unique and different.  Sometimes the netting is meant to encapsulate the entire area of a large warehouse or field-house facility.  Other times the netting is meant for a smaller space, such as a retail or office location - such as golf pro shops, administrative locations, or dedicated spaces meant for more individual practice needs.  And then in many other instances there are large outdoor areas that have permanent telephone/power-line poles installed that will be supporting very large outdoor containment nets such as golf driving ranges, drone racing facilities, and zoo/aviary/falconry establishments.  Gourock.com has quite a few netting mesh size and twine thickness options available to consider, so for the various different uses that require netting, we generally have a netting construction that will fit-the-bill well for your project.

Built from 100% Made-in-USA materials and hand-craftsmanship, the custom netting enclosure from Gourock.com feature DuPont® Type 66-728 Twisted-Knotted Nylon materials.  This is a very high-quality material that is known for very high tensile ratings and abrasion resistance, which makes it the preferred choice for commercial and professional establishments - for both outdoor and indoor uses.  And because the custom netting productions available from Gourock are made for your particular and specific job, there are usually other specific features that are often needed to be incorporated into the overall design such as entrance doors, divider nets, secondary impact panel nets, weighted bottom edges, additional ceiling attachment/connection lines, tapers or angles, and unique shape considerations.

We invite you to contact Gourock.com to inquire about quotations, netting samples, or general questions that you may have about sourcing a custom net for your establishment.  We work with customers of all types - ranging from very high-level professional clients, to university and municipality customers, to private individuals and small businesses.  Over the last couple months Gourock has facilitated the quoting, designing, production, and shipment of many unique netting enclosure jobs - and here are three examples of some of the professional and commercial nets that have more recently been manufactured and shipped to some of our appreciated customers:


Example 1
Netting Type:  #72 X 1-3/4" knotted nylon netting, black, diamond mesh
Custom Features:  specialized dimensions, entrance door, weighted rope bottom, secondary impact panel net
Usage:  professional baseball club, corporate headquarters installation (Oakland, CA)



Example 2
Netting Type:  #36 X 1-3/4" knotted nylon netting, black, diamond mesh
Custom Features:  specialized dimensions (extra wide design), 4 entrance doors, extra ceiling line ropes, 7 secondary divider panel nets
Usage:  baseball training facility, commercial installation (Deer Park, TX)



Example 3
Netting Type:  #21 X 3/4" knotted nylon netting, black, diamond mesh
Custom Features:  specialized dimensions (extra large volume design), secondary divider panel nets with weighted bottom edges, production of 2 of each
Usage:  US Marine Corps, golf driving range installation (San Diego, CA)

-Josh Grzyb @ www.gourock.com

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