Tag Archives: Bollards

Flexible bollards delineate traffic in cycling scheme

The Belfast Cycle Network is using flexible bollards with attached signage to mark the cycle lanes and keep cyclists separated from other traffic in the city. Innovative self-righting SPS 2Twenty bollards from SignPost Solutions, part of the SWARCO Group, are …

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Domestic car theft prevention with rising bollards

The use of rising bollards for preventing thefts of vehicles from driveways at domestic properties could provide an answer to fighting vehicle crime. With police budgets being cut further in the UK and forces being required to meet tighter financial …

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Shallow foundation hostile vehicle bollard

An impact tested shallow foundation bollard has been produced by Avon Barrier for hostile vehicle mitigation applications. Avon Barrier has introduced the Avon Resilience SSF100 bollard, an impact tested super shallow bollard with a foundation depth of just 100mm, thus …

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British company celebrates 40 years specialising in perimeter security

Townscape Products has capped its fourth decade of street furniture manufacturing with two high profile hostile vehicle mitigation projects. Staff at Sutton-in-Ashfield manufacturing company, Townscape Products, have been celebrating four decades of successful production of equipment for perimeter security and …

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Hostile vehicle mitigation equipment on show at Counter Terror Expo

The Counter Terror Expo event in London is being attended by Townscape demonstrating its range of bollards and barriers for protecting critical infrastructure. Preventing hostile vehicles from penetrating perimeters is the objective of Townscape’s new HVM (Hostile Vehicle Mitigation) range …

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Rising bollard with green credentials

Significant savings on energy requirements and materials achieved on a new range of rising bollards for on-street protection. UK-based vehicle access control specialist APT Security Systems has designed a new rising bollard to add to its portfolio of street furniture …

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Decorative bollards installed to protect historic sports venue

The Fenway Park baseball stadium in Boston is being protected from traffic by security bollards fitted with decorative sleeves. Located in a dense city region, the home of the Boston Red Sox baseball team has challenging perimeter security requirements including …

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Award for heritage site road blocking system

Gunwharf Quays in Portsmouth gains award for innovative design of hostile vehicle mitigation road blocker designed to blend in with heritage site aesthetics. The shopping and leisure complex on the site of the historic naval dockyards in the southern UK …

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Polyurethane sleeve extends bollard durability

A bollard sleeve has been developed for use in PAS 68 vehicle mitigation systems to extend durability and create more flexible design options. UK street furniture specialist Townscape Products has developed the system as part of its range of hostile …

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Retractable bollards for harsh environments

New range of stainless steel retractable bollards enable reliable vehicular access control in environments with harsh weather conditions. A Canadian street furniture manufacturer has released a new range of retractable bollards to meet the demanding needs of customers from the …

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