The ASTM M40 Shallow Mount K8 Bollards are crash tested and certified with ASTM F2656 M40 P1 rating (K8), and have been approved by the Department of Defense (DoD) and is listed on the Anti-Ram Vehicle Barrier List. Designed to be installed in shallow foundations and protect critical assets, the bollard doesn’t require any field welding, bolting or specialty subgrade.
Need to Know Features:
One single standalone bollard has the ability to stop 15,000 lb. vehicle at 40 mph with less than one-meter of penetration
Shallow foundation only 12″ deep avoids underground utilities
Excavation only 84″ wide x 12″ deep with 4000 psi concrete (1.25 cy concrete per bollard)
Only one prefabricated bollard unit to set. Allows for field adjustment
No field welding, bolted connections, or specialty subgrade required during installation
Easily installed with turns and across grade elevation changes
Bollard spacing up to 54″ on center minimizes the number of bollards required. Fewer bollards mean lower overall cost.
Variety of bollard covers are available including stainless steel, plastic dome top, decorative designs, concrete, and lighted covers
If you’re interested in adding ASTM M40 Shallow Mount K8 Bollards or any other critical asset protection barriers to your business or property, contact us today.