Tarpaulin in UAE
Tarpaulin is a flexible canvas sheet which is waterproof in nature. They are also made up of canvas, nylon, HDPE or synthetic fabric material. They are used to make different types of applications such as in transportation, construction, create temporary shelters, refugee camps, agriculture, livestock and sports. It is also used to make insect repellent nets, camping tents and boats. In transportation, tarpaulin sheets are used to cover food and perishable goods as they protect them from sunlight, rain and moisture. They can be folded and stored easily due to their flexible nature. Reinforced synthetic tarpaulin sheets can be used in construction applications to patch up broken windows and broken roofs. They provide protection from harmful ultraviolet rays, sun’s radiations and intense crosswinds. It can be used as a temporary solution to prevent roof leaks. In camping, tarpaulin sheets are used to manufacture tents and makeshift shelters. They come in vibrant colours; therefore they can be spotted over long distances. They resist moisture and can be used to process food and prevent them from dust and debris.
Tarpaulin sheets can be used to transport different materials as they are available at an affordable rate. In the agricultural field, they boost the production in farming as they act as a greenhouse to promote the growth of plants and regulate production. Primitive tarpaulin structures can be used as temporary shelters to protect livestock from extreme heat and cold. Field tarpaulins are used in sports grounds and other commercial applications. They prevent moisture and protect the field from intense rain or snow. Tarpaulin nets are used in industrial farms to prevent insects. It can be used to protect sofas, motorcycles and cars from dust and damaging the surface. They can be patched up easily if damaged. In some industries, tarpaulin sheets are spread around the perimeter of the workplace to protect employees from harmful fumes and mists.
Tarpaulins are made up of canvas, polyethene, vinyl, neoprene or mesh. Polyethylene tarpaulin or poly tarps are one of the most used covering in both industrial, commercial and recreational applications. These sheets are not made up of a traditional fabric but of a woven sheet material. The centre of the sheet is loosely woven using a strip of polyethene plastic sheets that are bonded with plastic. They are robust in design, scratch resistant and are flexible in nature. Some popular locations to get in touch with companies that sell tarpaulin sheets in the UAE are Nad Al Hamar, Al Quasis Industrial area, Musaffah, Jebel Ali Free zone, Harmrya Freezone Phase 2, Industrial Area 13 Sharjah and Ajman Free zone.