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Tensile Solutions is a limited company established in 2010 that is owned and directed by Sam Walker. Based in Bristol, we operate Nationwide.

Working with architects, contractors, private clients and other specialist fabric companies, we provide a full range of solutions including bespoke design & build, tensile fabric structure installation, project management, canopy cleaning & maintenance and our very own range of permanent tensile structures and shade sails.

We pride ourselves on our creativity, high level of customer care, attention to detail and safe systems of work whilst providing professional and cost effective solutions across a wide range of activities within the tensile fabric industry.

But don’t just take our word for it - here’s what our customers say:

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I invited several specialist companies to tender for our new tensile canopy and whilst the quote from Tensile Solutions was the most competitive, it also conveyed a sense of Sam Walker’s enthusiasm for the project.  He didn’t disappoint.

From the initial discussions on detailed design to the finished installation, Sam was flexible, professional and easy to work with, helping us to enhance our design with his expert knowledge and design flair.  He kept us informed of progress, stuck to our agreed programme and budget and worked tirelessly to deliver a high quality installation with the minimum of fuss.

If you are thinking of having a tensile canopy, this is the company you want to build it for you.”

Rob Weedon – Architect & Partner, Saunders Architects

“Tensile Solutions carries out installation work to the highest standard as expected by Signature Structures and our customers. Furthermore Sam Walker is a pleasure to work with.”

 Angus Edmonds – Installation Manager, Signature Structures Ltd

Sam Walker worked with us on a complicated and time pressured project at the site of a world class sporting event in the UK. He operated calmly under pressure. worked hard, came well equipped and with the right attitude. With Sam’s invaluable assistance the project was completed on time and to specification… I thoroughly recommend working with him.

Alasdair McGregor - Director, McGregor Fabric Structures

“Tensile Solutions have carried out a number of installations on behalf of Signature Structures this year ranging from 5m x 5m Canopies to week long projects using heavy plant machinery. We require high standards from our installation teams and TSL always meet these requirements.  I would be happy to use their services again across the UK”

Leslie Barton - Senior Project Manager, Fabric Architecture Ltd

“You have done an excellent job and been most professional throughout….”

Jackie Wales, Telscombe Cliffs Nursery

“The development of an Early Years outside learning area was a key initiative for the school. Tensile Solutions worked closely with the governors, staff and pupils to design and install a fantastic canopy that is sympathetic to our existing Victorian building enabling the children to extend their learning beyond the classroom environment. As a relatively small rural school with a restricted site (and budget!) we were impressed with the efficiency and professionalism demonstrated by Tensile Solutions who have made a real impact on the provision we offer our young learners. Thank you.” 

Malcolm Strang - Headteacher, Eastington Primary School

To find out more about what we can do for you, or, if you are planning to use fabric in your next project then please contact us.

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