The term "gabion" comes from the Italian word "gabbione" meaning "large cage".
These constructions are filled with natural stones or glass. Their shell is a double-twist mesh.
• Constructions made of gabions fastened together are used to reinforce slopes, soils, banks, cliffs.
• Gabions are used in transport construction on embankment slopes, as well as in the construction of artificial constructions - bridges and tunnels.
• Gabions are often used to construct fences, decorative walls, swimming pools or ponds.
• Gabion constructions are widely used in landscape design: they are used for making flower beds, gazebos, outdoor furniture, barbecues and and other decorative and functional elements.