Hostile Vehicle Mitigation
Protecting, controlling and monitoring high security zones at entry points is one of the key components for securing a property. Barricading in such a manner is for the safety and protection of both property and persons. These Bollards can alternatively be used for parking lots and sidewalks as well.
We here at Exel Security are ready to provide customized solutions for our clients to suit their individual requirement, taking in to consideration the availability of space and linking and other systems in place, such as visitor management systems to get detailed reports for record keeping and incident reporting.
Bollards are used by government agencies and private businesses to protect buildings, public spaces, and the people in them from vehicle attacks. They usually consist of a impact resistance hard steel posts either anchored to concrete or buried in to the ground to protect the surrounding foundations, when a bollard is struck by threat vehicle.
As collisions also cause damage to vehicles, operators, or the bollards themselves, new bollards have been developed that absorb some of the impact energy, lessening the violence of the collision.
Bollards could be supplied with variable diameters and heights required to the necessity of security requirements of related perimeter. These bollards have the capability to be raised immediately when a threat is anticipated. Automatic bollard systems can integrated with any access control systems and all system could be controlled from one control center.
These all bollards have undergone the crash tests and categorized according to the withstand capability (K4, K8 and K12) under the proactive standards PAS and ASTM.
Road blocker is an obstruction placed across a road, widely used system in areas, where entry and exit should be controlled and safe against all kinds of vehicle attacks.
The system is specifically designed against vehicle impacts, and its components have been reinforced to be effective in all possible attack scenarios.
Blocker comes in a variety of widths to suit specific site requirements, with the various blocking segment heights. It is equipped with a push-button control hold as standard, however it can be customized to interface with a wide range of access control equipment to suit specific clients requirements. It provides an effective method of securely controlling vehicle access to a restricted area.
Tire Killers are used to prevent entry from unauthorized access of vehicles. These road traps prevent entry by causing tire damage through their independent spikes, should such an attempt be made.
The spikes have common standards but can be supplied in special sizes to client equipment. Special rubber baffles reduce the sound intensity resulting from impact on these spikes.