This is a complex product which can form part of a world class security solution
The Gladiator bollard is the strongest shallow mount product available in the perimeter security market. The product is impact tested in accordance with both the American ASTM standard and the British PAS 68 standard.
The Gladiator bollard was first hit at 80 kph (50 mph) by a fully laden 7,500 kg truck – 5 bollards were set up in the array. The second bollard was hit with an American truck and one day later with no amends or re-engineering: the fourth bollard in the array was hit with a UK truck to achieve a PAS 68 rating as well as the ASTM rating. On each occasion, the bollard achieved a complete dead stop of the vehicle.
With only 203 mm of excavation required to install a Gladiator bollard, this makes the product shallower than all other security barriers in the US market.
The Gladiator is available with a full range of aesthetically pleasing sleeves including the new and more traditional heritage style sleeve enabling this product to fit into any applications aesthetics.
Ideal for high-velocity perimeter protection for sites where the depth of foundation is an issue, and for infrastructure requiring a high level of protection. This product is one of the strongest in today’s perimeter security market.