One of the key challenges faced by security forces around the world is a crowd control crowded events. Success means routing the audience to places where it is easier to control.
mifram Crowd barriers
Mifram company has developed a unique Crowd barriers which are based on the principle of exploitation of the masses to increase the blocking capability.
Barrier consists of two identical pieces make it easy to assembling, placing and operation.
Quick assembly: The mobile vehicle barriers consists of elements which are light to carry. Any adult can assemble this physical mobile vehicle barriers in minutes without using assembly tools, to create a block against immediate threats of ramming vehicles in unknown locations.
High impact: the mobile vehicle barriers special and unique design has high impact capabilities that transfer the vehicle's horizontal momentum vertically to the extent of fully stopping the vehicle within a relatively short range.
Flexible length: Independent separate units of the mobile vehicle barriers can be composed into any length desired, blocking any size of vehicle route.
Wheel protection: The unique process (patented) of momentum transfer is efficient for vehicles regardless of their wheel protection. This allows efficient mobile vehicle barriers solution even against protected vehicles.
Easy storage: Foldable units that can be easily stored, saving space and enabling easy access for future use.
Low maintenance costs: Once folded and stored, no special maintenance is required for the mobile vehicle barriers allowing an economic long-term solution.
Features: Ability to bring a light standard vehicle at a medium speed to a complete stop with minimal penetration. The Mobile Vehicle Barriers can be compactly packed and transported by any private vehicle, station wagon, small pick-up truck or jeep. All parts are identical and can be renewed, added or switched between several locations. Basic yellow color that can be altered according to client's requested. The Mobile Vehicle Barriers Can be upgraded to reduce vehicle penetration distance by acquiring ground-anchors for the units using pyrotechnics, cable or any other physical anchoring.
Technical specifications: Dimensions (single unit) - length - 100 cm (40), width - 8 cm (3), height - 70 cm (27). Weight (single unit) - 20Kg (44lb). Provides a solution against farm tractors due to the geometric locking mechanism. Safety lighting and signs. Assembly/Disassembly instructions manual.
Add-ons: Anchoring devices. Specially suited carry-on bags.
Mobile Vehicle Barriers - Mifram Security
Questions and Answers About Vehicle Barriers
What terrain can Mifram’s system be used in?
Almost any: asphalt, dirt tracks, gravel access roads, on sand. The systems simplicity and its ease of transport, deployment and dismantling lends itself to almost every type of terrain making it an ideal and versatile solution.
Is the system suitable for an urban or rural environment?
Both – again, the vehicle barrier’s modular design is simple but exceptionally effective and can be easily installed in almost any location and environment. In either environment, the system can be moved and erected by an unskilled, two man team without any special tools.
Is the system effective against pick-ups and light trucks?
Yes. The systems design transfers the vehicles forward momentum into the ground and the air bring the vehicle to an almost instantaneous stop. The heavier or faster the vehicle, the greater the momentum and the greater the stopping distance. For more details, consult Mifram’s customer service department. Live test on gravel. Live test on asphalt.
Can the vehicle barrier also be used as a crowd control measure?
The system is designed bring speeding vehicles that refuse to obey directions from security forces to a dead stop. It can be used to funnel and direct pedestrian traffic through designated check points but it is not designed for crown control. Mifram has other unique solutions specifically for crowd control.
Is it really as simple to set up and use as you say it is?
Yes it is. The mobile vehicle barrier system was designed to be easily transported and assembled by just two people. No special training, tools or equipment are needed and the system can be up and operating within minutes. System assembly video
Benefits of Mifram Vehicle Barrier System
Mifram’s unique vehicle barrier system is simple yet highly effective against a wide range of vehicle threats. It can be transported in a private car or van and assembled in minutes by an unskilled, two man team. Can be adapted to suit any road or terrain conditions and provide a rapid response solution to rapidly changing security assessments. No moving parts, no maintenance, easily stored – the perfect, cost effective, long lasting solution for any security force.