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ORANGUTANS ENCLOSURE

AUCKLAND ZOO

The Orangutan climbing frames were a unique challenge.

Their size and complexity meant they were a handling

nightmare with a diameter of 4 meters and 10 meters long,

created from 100mm CHS section engineered to a

spiraling tree branch like construction, coating application of

these intricate structures tested the skill of our experienced

applicators, however the finish they achieved was exceptional.

The specified protective coating system required long life to

first major maintenance and a robust abrasion resistant finish

due to the environmental challenges that the Orangutan’s will

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