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Discover Why We’re Not Just A ‘Traditional’ Netting Company

It will come as no surprise… Here at Renco Nets, we make a lot of nets. The clue is in the name, of course. Over the years we’ve supplied thousands of ‘traditional’ nets: Football nets, cricket nets, industrial safety nets, and nets to cover and protect crops. When you think of netting, that’s probably the kind of thing that comes to mind. You picture big, criss-cross sheets of rope or twine, usually in a field or being dragged out at sea. It’s only natural. But fact...

How Children’s Soft Play Areas Help Children Develop Key Skills

We provide an enormous amount of rope and netting for children’s soft play areas all over the country, and even abroad. It’s a booming industry. In fact, these days you don’t just find soft play areas in the dedicated centres that have sprung up in recent few years. You’ll also find smaller soft play areas in pubs, in banks, and even in the waiting rooms of doctors and dentists. You see any business that has a customer-facing element can benefit from providing parents with...

Discover How The Netting Industry Is Changing Shape – Literally

You might think the netting industry doesn’t change much. But the truth is: it’s constantly evolving. Here at Renco Nets we’ve seen things develop in so many different ways. Remember, we started out over 30 years ago supplying local fishing firms with their netting... But since then, in 30 years – we’ve seen it all. Sure, we still supply a few fishing firms with netting, rope and twine. But interestingly, these days the vast majority of our work is in supplying netting and rope for...

Every Day Is Different: An Interview With Renco Manager, Mick Hall

In May this year, our manager, Mick Hall, will have been working here at Renco Nets for 26 years. Mick was the very first employee and remembers when it was just himself and our founder, Rene Jorgensen, sourcing fishing nets and distributing them around the UK. These days, we produce netting for a whole range of diverse industries and distribute all over the world. Indeed, Mick now heads up a team of eleven who not only source the nets but design and...

Renco Nets: The Perfect Place To Buy Industrial Netting

When it comes to where to buy industrial netting from, you needn’t look any further than Renco Nets. We supply a huge range of netting that can help provide a variety of different on-site solutions. It might be you’re looking to section off part of a warehouse while still maintaining an open space people can easily see between. Here a 2.5mm polyethylene net with a wide mesh could be ideal. Alternatively, you might be looking to catch falling debris from conveyor belts or...

Five Children’s Soft Play Areas in North East Lincolnshire

Once upon a time it was the fishing industry… But these days, the biggest demand for our netting comes from the children’s soft play industry. And believe us – it is an industry. In fact, it’s one that seems to be growing all the time. As we’ve explained before, soft play sessions have become so popular they’ve even been added as an item to the nation’s typical shopping basket that’s used to work out inflation. Indeed, the demand for soft play is truly national. We...

What Makes Our Flame-Retardant Netting More Durable Than Others On The Market

Whether it’s being used in a children’s soft play area or on an industrial site, it’s important that any netting you might have is not only strong, but safe as well. It’s why we were the first company to offer flame-retardant netting in the UK. In fact, we’re still one of the largest. The material we developed and use in our nets is tested and certified to British, European and M1 standards... But interestingly, it’s not made how you might think it is. You...

Five Ideas To Help Build An Engaging Children’s Soft Play Area

When it comes to children’s soft play, whatever type of net or rope you need, here at Renco Nets, we’ve got you covered. If you’ve got a big space to work with and you’re looking to kit out a whole playground or warehouse, that’s great. Or, if you’re just looking to provide a small area in your pub or crèche to keep the kids busy, we can help you too. In fact, big or small, we can craft different items to your...

How To Keep Your Nets In Good Condition

Spare a thought for poor old nets... They can take a right beating sometimes. Whether it’s a builder flinging broken bricks into a coarse net on site, a cricketer smashing sixes into a practice net or a fisherman submerging a fishing net over and over into the freezing North Sea – the wear and tear soon adds up. Thankfully, all the nets we provide our clients with here at Renco Nets are all of the highest quality and are built to be hardwearing...

Behind The Scenes: How We Craft A Net

These days, many people would assume all the nets we make here at Renco Nets are weaved together using machines. But that’s not actually the case. Though some of the types of net we produce are pre-machined, our experienced weavers often handcraft a lot of the products we supply. The magic all takes place in our workshop here in the little town of Immingham on the Lincolnshire coast. We have a small team, some who have been with us for decades, all working to...