top of page


Installing screens at a North Yorkshire Glasshouse

Ebtech Glasshouse Systems have just completed the installation of a mixture of screens at a site in North Yorkshire.

The main area of the glasshouse, measuring 5,657.60m² was a traditional 19mm leading edge wire driven screen system using the Ludvig Svensson cloth type., harmony 7247 FR, a 47% energy saving, fire retardant cloth, this is a white screen with a closed weave.

In addition to this we supplied and installed a double ply blackout/ thermal cloth in a second area measuring 1,330.40m² using Ridder RLR 99 FR W, (50% energy saving), as the top ply and RES 10+ FR, (47% energy saving), as the second ply to ensure the clients brief of blackout and high energy requirements were met for his germination section of the glasshouse.

For the 3rd & 4th areas of the glasshouse, which are to be used as work areas covering a combined size of 1,228.80m² we supplied and installed non-moving Ludvig Svensson, cloth type Harmony 7247 FR as per the main area.

As part of the 5th screen system, we installed a blackout screen in one gable end wall, measuring 80m wide x two drop sections of 1.41m in the Ludvig Svensson cloth type Obscura 10070 R FR W providing around a 70% energy saving and 99.9% blackout, then four sections along we had to hang a second blackout screen of the same width which had to be cut around every high-level heating pipes, (4 per bay).

The whole installation ran without issue and was completed in full within two weeks to the complete satisfaction of the client.

Should you wish to know more about this project or any others, please do not hesitate to look at our website or contact us directly.

Ebtech Glasshouse Systems are providers of new or used glasshouses, benching & irrigation systems, heating & screening and complete turnkey projects from conception to completion. Contact us to discuss your ideas and plans or visit


bottom of page