Plastic Safety Barriers

Plastic Safety Barriers Hire and Sale

Plastic safety barriers encompass a whole range of products suitable for numerous, varied applications.

From lightweight barriers intended to provide a visual separation between works and the public, to heavy duty water-filled barriers for absorbing vehicular impact, all our plastic safety barriers are Chapter 8 compliant, whether they weigh only a few kg or a few hundred.

Plastic barriers are light, even the heaviest water-fill barriers can be easily handled when empty. This makes them easy to transport allowing for many units to be loaded onto a single vehicle, saving on delivery costs. These barriers are mostly made from robust, durable polyethylene, which means they require little maintenance and can withstand adverse weather. 

Their portability makes them ideal for situations where the readjustment of barrier systems is needed, as typically, no special equipment is required to move them.

Used together with signs, traffic cones, and temporary fencing, plastic pedestrian barriers help direct people and control the flow of traffic, ensuring risk is kept to a minimum. 

Why use Border Barriers?

Next day delivery - with our 24hr QuickSafe delivery we can have your order with you and installed the next day. This is made possible with our own fleet of delivery vehicles, complete with Moffet Mounty forklifts for easy unloading. We also maintain high stock levels so we always have products available and ready to dispatch.

Flexible hiring options - you can hire products for exactly the amount of time you need. Whether it’s for a one day event, a streetworks project over a few months, or forever, all our barriers are available for hire and sale. 

Previous track record - our barriers have been used in many different scenarios - on highways, civil engineering projects, and even at high profile events such as the 2012 London Olympics and Euro 2016 in France. 

Every barrier we offer is tested and approved to Highways Agency and Chapter 8 standard for road, site and street work safety. So, you can guarantee our products are fit for purpose. 

What products do Border Barriers stock?

We keep a full stock of the following water-filled and self-weighted plastic barriers available for long and short term hire, as well as for sale. 

Alphabloc Space Saver - this separator barrier is unique in its foldable design, allowing for more units to be transported or stored, with 40 units per pallet. Weighs only 5.5kg when empty, reaching 20kg for added stability when filled with water.

BBS 2000 - red and white barriers suitable for low level containment. Units can be linked to create an effective barrier system. Hoarding or mesh panels can be attached for extra security. Easy to manoeuvre and only 35kg when empty, reaching 350kg when filled with water. 

BBS 22 - increasing in weight from 60kg empty, to 600kg when filled with water, these plastic road barriers have wide forklift slots for ease of movement. Capable of containing vehicles travelling at up to 50mph. These barriers are incredibly robust, made from high density polyethylene. 

BBS DoubleTop - barrier top designed for use with our Wonderwall barrier. Features highly reflective sleeves for visibility, and hook and eye connection for easy installation. Provides an extra 1m of height. 

Cone Topper Tape Barrier - this can be used to transform a series of cones into a highly visible retractable barrier. Designed to fit the top of any standard cone, each unit has 3.65m of retractable webbing. Suitable for indoor and outdoor use. 

Hog 600 Barrier - anti-trip barrier with hook and eye connection for quick installation. Only 5.5kg when empty so can be easily position, reaching a sturdier 60kg when filled.

BBS Postman Barrier - ideal for streetworks and pedestrian safety, this barrier is available in corporate colours to fit your brand. Temporary lights can be attached for added visibility. 

BBS Road Rock - a multifunctional base, weighing 15kg per unit, a pair of Road Rocks weighs the 30kg required to withstand Class B wind speeds.

BBS Road Runner - interlocking barriers ideal for delineation. Road Runners are self-weighted, so don’t require filling with sand or water and can be immediately deployed. 

BBS Site Wall - an easy to transport and deploy barrier that can be combined with fencing if extra security is required. Weighing only 30kg when empty, the Site Wall reaches 300kg when full for added stability.

BBS Slot Block Barrier - water filled barrier which is the only one made to fit industry standard 3.5m x 2m mesh panel. The weight and stability of this product eliminates the need for feet or backstays, making its footprint smaller for more positioning options and easier transportation. 

BBS Wonderwall - ideal for use on rail projects, these barriers are capable of withstanding high winds without the need for extra ballast. They can be combined with existing barrier systems using their ‘S’ clip for added flexibility. 

Composite Barrier - perfect for workforce and pedestrian protection around temporary excavations. Supplied in bright red as standard, it offers a visual as well as physical barrier. 

Endura Safety and Security Fence - 1.90m high plastic alternative to anti-climb fencing. It can be linked with mesh fencing already in place. Capable of withstanding high winds, it is ideal for deep and hazardous excavations. 

Gate Safety Barrier - available in corporate colours, this plastic barrier is highly visible with a reflective panel. Chapter 8-compliant, 40 units can fit per pallet for ease of delivery. 

Olympic Barrier - a highly visible barrier intended for use on construction projects and utilities works. Units can be connected together, featuring hinged panels that rotate to provide protection during excavations. 

Rhino Advanced Safety Barrier -  Rhino Advanced Barriers are wind-tested, capable of containing vehicles travelling at up to 30mph, and accepted for use at all BAA airports. They can easily be positioned before being filled and work freestanding on the floor, requiring no ground drilling. When filled with water they reach 470kg. 

Rhino Crash Tested Safety Barrier - perfect for highways use as well as a number of other applications. Rhino Crash Tested Barriers can contain vehicles travelling at up to 50mph, and can be combined with other products such as hoarding panels for additional safety and security. Border Barriers is the only Rhino barrier supplier in the UK and Europe. 

Separator 55 - an easy to install and position water-filled barrier, perfect for use in city centres and other built up, busy areas. They are highly visible, so offer excellent delineation. Units are stackable for ease of transport and storage.

Separator 65 - a slightly larger, heavier version of the Separator 55 barrier, weighing 50kg when full. 

Separator 80 - a taller, but less wide alternative to the Separator 65, weighing 40kg when full. 

Separator 90 - a heavy duty water-filled separator that can be used for delineation, as a crowd control barrier and much more. Hoarding or mesh panels can be added in situations where additional security is required. Units weigh just 36kg when empty to allow for easy installation and positioning, reaching 400kg when full. 

Strongwall 1000 Safety Barrier - a self-weighted barrier with units that interlock securely to prevent tampering. Suitable for use with road works to protect pedestrians from excavations and moving vehicles. 

Watchman Safety Enclosure - plastic safety fencing to clearly point out and protect pedestrians from hazards and excavations. The bases fit over the uprights to prevent it being dismantled when unattended.

Not sure which products are best-suited to your project? Our staff have years of experience supplying barriers to projects just like yours, and will be more than happy to advise on the best solutions. Fill out our contact form with any queries or call us on 01228 675764.

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