GKTM are the agents in the Republic of Ireland for Barrierguard 800 temporary steel barrier system.
BarrierGuard 800® is a lightweight, energy absorbing, longitudinal steel barrier for temporary or permanent installation. Positive protection allows workers to focus on their jobs instead of worrying about their safety.
Highest Safety Standards
BarrierGuard 800® has been crash-tested and approved to meet the highest performance standards in the world.
BarrierGuard 800® is the lowest deflecting temporary steel barrier available – working width W5 at N2. 1500kg car @110mph 20° impact angle.
The barrier is transported to the site on a truck carrying upto 180m and can be installed very quickly. On average a team of 3 will install 1km in a 10 hour shift.
Above: GKTM install a BarrierGuard800 system with assistance from sister company GKT
60 lbs per linear foot
31.5” (800 mm) tall
9″ (228.6 mm) wide at top
21″ (533.4 mm) wide at bottom
1¼” (31.75 mm) clearance for drainage
ASTM 123 Galvanized for long product life
Available in 3, 6, & 12 meter lengths
600 – 720 lf per truckload
Up to 1,000 lf per hour installation
Rugged 20+ years life cycle
Transitions to industry standard end treatments
Transitions to concrete and guardrail
Construction related traffic and pedestrian control