Equipment Screens

Expanded metal’s strength and versatility make it a highly suitable material for use in screening system, including rooftop equipment screens.

The material can be used to screen unsightly equipment – for instance air conditioning units on a rooftop – while providing security and ventilation.

Expanded metal has a high wind load capacity, so can help to protect external equipment.

Our mesh equipment screens can be used to add aesthetic appeal to buildings, and expanded metal can be used in plant housing to disguise power, heating and air conditioning equipment, as well as rainwater harvesting systems.

Our products can be used to create mesh equipment screens, rooftop equipment screens, heavy duty screens and architectural louvres.

Meshes for rooftop equipment screens and more solutions

We offer a range of meshes suitable for equipment screens and heavy duty screens.

These include:

Bilbao – a raised aluminium mesh which is popular with architects for its aesthetic properties

2496 – a hard wearing, robust raised steel mesh ideal for heavy duty screens

2496A – a durable raised aluminium mesh

1576 – a strong raised steel mesh

We can also create bespoke mesh designs for your project, and we offer finishing services including galvanising, polyester powder coating and anodising, for both additional corrosion resistance and to add additional visual appeal through a wide range of colours.

Want to find out more about our expanded metal for plant and equipment screens and how we can support your project? Contact our team today on +44 (0)1429 867 388 or email

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