Rockfall Mesh is also known as Rock Fall Protection, Rockfall Netting or sometimes Rockmesh. Rockfall Mesh is often a steel woven double twist wire mesh used to prevent rocks from falling and to protect people, roadways, railways, buildings and other structures.
Rock Fall Barriers are systems intended to shield the territories around a slope from falling rocks include mesh or cable nets, barriers and fences, and catchment areas. It allow rocks to fall however keep them from bringing on any harm to a structure or people in general.
The classical distinctions made between active and passive protection systems are these:
"Passive" systems are those that hinder or control rock falls or avalanches to protect the infrastructure below the slope; such as roads, railways, buildings, etc.-. Passive systems include:
Rock fall protection barriers
Rock fall protection embankments