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TensarTech Ecocrib

TensarTech Ecocrib is designed for the construction of reinforced soil walls with a 4:1 or 84° face angle. This is just one of several facing options Engineers have when specifying TensarTech Earth Retaining Systems.


By specifying the recycled polymer TensarTech Ecocrib System Engineers gain a crib wall facing which provides an aesthetically pleasing alternative to timber or concrete finish whilst stability of the structure is provided by the geogrid reinforced soil mass.

TensarTech Ecocrib

By specifying the recycled polymer TensarTech Ecocrib System Engineers gain a crib wall facing which provides an aesthetically pleasing alternative to timber or concrete finish whilst stability of the structure is provided by the geogrid reinforced soil mass.

Key features and benefits include:

  • 100% recycled and 100% recyclable crib facing manufactured from 100% UK waste polymer
  • fully resistant to ultraviolet light and will not rot or be affected by water or fungus infestation
  • can be supplied in various colours (normally brown) and has a pleasing appearance similar to timber but with none of the shortcomings of timber
  • Crib units are class 3 fire resistant (wood is class 4) so it’s harder to ignite than wood
  • HAPAS BBA Certificate 12/H194 with typical design lives up to 120 years
  • Potential to use a variety of site won granular and recycled fill types
  • Security of positive connection between facing block and geogrid reinforcement using the Tensar high efficiency polymer connector
  • Supplied as part of a Design and Supply, TensarTech Earth Retaining System
  • Services can include detailed design, professional indemnity, construction drawings and construction advice during installation on site.

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