Hostile Vehicle Mitigation Solutions
Avon Barrier is an international designer, manufacturer and installer of high security hostile vehicle mitigation solutions, offering a comprehensive solution in the field of vehicle and pedestrian entry/exit security control points and perimeter protection, our security road blockers, barriers, bollards and vehicle gates are designed to protect against a hostile vehicle attack in the form of a ram raid or a vehicle-borne improvised explosive device (VBIED).
Blocking systems are designated as life-saving equipment. It is essential that they are suitable to combat today’s ever increasing threat types. The equipment developed by Avon Barrier has been extensively tested in a number of ways to ensure that when it needs to perform, it will play its part.
Our crash testing program has included testing to the BSi developed specification PAS 68 and the US ASTM standard F2656 07. Testing work undertaken to date includes dynamic impact testing with a variety of different impact forces, penetration testing (mainly aimed at pedestrian control equipment) and explosive shrapnel dispersal testing.
Our impact tested products includes:
- Rising Arm Barriers
- Road Blockers
- Automatic Bollards
- Static Bollards
- Sliding Vehicle Gates
Avon Barrier is internationally recognised, consistently developing and improving its product range to meet the changing demands of the security market with ancillary support equipment, associated system design, installation and maintenance services developed simultaneously to offer a full turnkey solution to end-users. Products are installed in the most hostile of locations, with 10,000 sites worldwide in over 70 different countries, including embassies, government buildings, military establishments, gas and oil terminals, ports, airports, banks, utility companies and stadiums.