When we set our company up and began trading, our goal was to act as a specialist source of Armco crash barriers. Ever since then, we have been supplying these goods to clients all over the UK. What makes our creations different is they can protect people and vehicles in non-motorway environments.

Once you get to the stage where you need to pick a barrier system, you must make sure it is the correct one. In any situation, the selection of a system has to take the following elements into account.


We will begin with these vital requirements. You will have to figure out the amount of restraint the crash barriers must offer. Determine the vehicle mix and traffic volume. Do the same for the consequences of vehicle penetration and critical site features. In some cases, there is going to be a high number of commercial vehicles. Here, you may foresee several disastrous outcomes. If you do, this might warrant the introduction of a system with a superior performance level.


This is another major element. You need to provide adequate clearance between the hazard and the barrier. Doing so shall enable the dynamic deflection of your barrier when the impact happens. Continuity and consistency are also vital. When possible, you should avoid short lengths of barrier. Additionally, it is best to carry on with a single variety of barrier instead of having a mix of styles.


Think about upkeep as well. This consists of the routine maintenance of the actual barrier. There is also the repairs you must do following an impact. Not to mention, you have to remember the effect the barrier will have on how you maintain the adjoining road.

At Cenpart, we are always happy to assist customers in finding the right crash barriers. At first glance, you may not know if something is suitable for you. Simply ask us for advice and we shall give it to you.

If there is anything you need from us, don’t hesitate to get in touch.