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NAUE ASIA Geosynthetics blog

Weather forecast and Storm warnings for the Asian region

Weather forecast and Storm warnings for the Asian region Here you will find the most important storm warnings, typhoon warnings and weather forecasts for the Asian region. Remember to protect your beach from stormy weather. The power of the high waves can wash away the sand and destroy the beach. We have put together some examples of safe and stable beach protection for you here in our blog. Websites with current weather forecasts for the following countries in the Asian region: China | India | Indonesia | Japan | Malaysia | Philippines | Sri Lanka | Taiwan | Thailand | Vietnam China storm warnings and weather forecast China meteorological administration China meteorological data service [...]

How sandbags can protect your beachfront resorts

How sandbags can protect your beachfront resorts Beachfront hotels are immensely popular among tourists. This is for many good reasons. The scenic beauty of a stunning beach adds charm to a hotel situated on a well laid out and properly maintained beach. Classically, beachfront hotels attract higher number of tourists and always enjoy a higher occupancy rate. If you happen to own or manage one such beachfront hotel, then you already understand this fact. However, the catch point remains; you need to maintain your hotel front beach in immaculate condition at all times to let your guests enjoy optimum quality time. This is easier said than done, especially in the face of thunderous waves and high tide that regularly invade your hotel [...]

8 Benefits of Using Secutex Sandbags for Your Beachfront Hotel

8 Benefits of Using Secutex Sandbags for Your Beachfront Hotel When stormy weather hits you have very little warning, and if your hotel is on the beach all you’ll have time to do is quickly put out whatever defences you have and hope for the best. Sometimes that level of preparedness works out, but when the storm is bad enough it will leave you with a lobby full of sand and crippling repair bills. Beach erosion has become a serious problem for Thailand’s coastlines, and in Bang Muang in the Takua Pa district of Phang Nga, where tourists come for the incredible uninterrupted beach views and the amazing snorkellingand diving at the coral reefs, the coastline has eroded 1-5 metresper year, leaving [...]

How much time do I need to protect my beach against erosion?

How much time do I need to protect my beach against erosion? There are different types of coastal protection. This example talks about the time needed for a sand cover layered beach protection system with geotextile sand containers (GSC) Secutex® Soft Rock. The beach protection system uses geotextile sand containers to protect your beach against erosion in case of high-water levels and storm waves. To ensure that the protective system is no longer visible after installation, it is covered with a layer of sand. In order to guarantee a long-term solution (up to more than 25 years), the sand on the beach is removed and layers of sand containers are installed and covered with a protective layer of sand. Erosion protection for [...]

How much time do I need to build a protection system for my beach dunes?

How much time do I need to build a protection system for my beach dunes? There are different types of coastal protection. Here we talk about the time needed for a sand dune protection system with geotextile sand containers (GSC) Secutex® Soft Rock. The sand dune protection system uses sand bags and sand containers to protect the water side of a dune against erosion in case of a high-water level and storm waves. In order to guarantee a long-term solution (up to more than 25 years), sand containers are installed in front of the sand dune on the water side slope and covered with a sand protection layer. Erosion protection system for sand dunes (exemplarily) The following factors are used as examples for [...]

How to Make More Money with a Dream Beach

How to Make More Money with a Dream Beach Are you a hotel manager? Or, better yet, a beachfront hotel owner? If you’re getting enough bookings and you have enough guests staying in your hotel each week you may wonder what the title means – how could you be making more? Let’s assume you already have a perfect beach; a beach your guests can reach within a minute or two of leaving the hotel. They don’t have to pass any concrete buildings or stairs that are falling apart, they don’t have to walk over ugly armour stones to get to the beach, and there aren’t any gabion baskets rusting on the beach promenade. There are no cracked Big Bags or torn sandbags [...]

What Makes a Dream Beach Dreamlike? How to Make it a Reality

What Makes a Dream Beach Dreamlike? How to Make it a Reality What is a Dream Beach? Why Are They Important to Tourists? Clear blue skies, sparkling azure water, soft sand beneath their feet, gently swaying palm trees, a fruity, refreshing cocktail in hand, the kiss of warm sun on their skin, and the perfect mix of luxury comfort and nature. This is what many tourists consider their dream beach getaway. While some guests will choose to remain on the beach all day, others will explore the local reefs and cliffs, but as the sun sets everyone chooses to watch from the beach, enjoying the cooler air and relaxed atmosphere. When they return to their home country with 10-12°C air temperatures, windchill, [...]

How much time do I need to protect my buildings at the beach?

How much time do I need to protect my buildings at the beach? There are different types of coastal protection. This sample calculation is for a protection system for buildings and structures at and on the beach with geotextile sand containers (GSC) Secutex® Soft Rock. The scour protection system for hard constructions (walls, buildings, etc.) protects the foundation with sand bags and sand containers against erosion in case of high water levels and waves. In order to guarantee a long-term solution (up to more than 25 years), the sand on the water side of the building is removed and a barrier of sand containers is installed and covered with a protective layer of sand. Erosion protection system of hard structures (exemplarily) The [...]

Four Reasons Why Secutex Sandbags Are The Best Solution For Your Golf Resort

Four Reasons Why Secutex Sandbags Are The Best Solution For Your Golf Resort Your resort is famous for its beautifully landscaped golf courses, unbelievable views and rolling greens, an adjacent waterway is picturesquely set in the landscape. But due to erosion, the space your guests have to play golf is slowly but surely being reduced, your resort will look increasingly unattractive, not to mention the work it takes to repair it every time it rains heavily and part of the embankment collapses. Riverway erosion can quickly become a serious problem; in a storm large areas around the river can be washed away, leaving unsightly damage. Your guests expect the best when they come to your club or resort, and you need to [...]