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Crashworthy Roadway Barrier

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Helps Prevent Vehicle Intrusion Into Crossings

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  • Features a safety barrier gate arm that is deployed using a vertical pivot action similar to existing warning gates
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  • Prevents intrusion making the crossing safer for motorists, trains, and train crews
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Wide Range of Roadway Safety Applications

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  • stopgate_005Whistle ban zones
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  • Commuter rail intersections
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  • Hazardous material routes
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  • High-speed rail intersections
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  • High-frequency accident areas
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NCHRP 350

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  • StopGate-GlamourSuccessfully tested to meet NCHRP 350 standards, Test Level 2
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  • Features an internal absorption steel cable assembly in the gate arm tubing
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  • Designed to arrest a 2000 kg (4400 lb) pickup truck impacting head-on at 70 km/h (43 mph) in as little as 4 m (13 ft)
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Failsafe

\r\n\r\nstopgate_006Failsafe design meets FRA Part 234 and MUTCD\r\n\r\n

Robust Design

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Quick and Easy Refurbishment

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  • StopGateaIn most cases, a spare arm can be installed in less than two hours by a two-man crew
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  • FRA approved
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  • 30-day maintenance schedule
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