The NMSB XVI-P is a relocatable, Portable barrier used for intermediate-threat security areas requiring versatile perimeter protection. The NMSB XV-P utilizes either a crane or forklift for rapid deployment. This unit, standalone and non-anchored is certified to STOP a 15,000-pound vehicle traveling at 40 mph. The barrier clear opening is 16ft. In the up position the top of the barrier is 31″ (78.7 cm) above the road surface.
Hot-dip galvanized for years of service. EPA approved self-contained attached housing unit. The standard barrier deployment time is 3-5 seconds. NO weight restrictions. The barrier is normally operated manually, though hydraulic operation is an option. This barrier does not require excavation thus does not mark or damage the roadway surface. Custom configurations are available.
The NMSB-XVI has been successfully crash tested using the ASTM F2656-07 M40 standard, equivalent to K8.