HVM

Hostile Vehicle Mitigation

Hostile Vehicle Mitigation (HVM) is now a consideration for many industries, to protect assets, buildings and more importantly, people. The threat of terrorism in the UK remains serious. The current threat level set by the Government is ‘Substantial’, which means that an attack is likely at any time.

There are numerous HVM solutions available across the market which range from automatic bollards to static columns and barriers. One of the simplest and most effective solutions is to install anti-terrorism bollards. Both fixed and retractable bollards offer continuous protection however the option to retract the bollards can allow easy access for operational vehciles and even emergency vehicles. The bollards can also provide a discrete solution to maintain the aesthetic of the location.  

BFT Automation anti-terrorism bollards have been developed to some of the highest standards of protection and have been independently crash-tested. Our bollards have a number of independent certifications including IWA14 and PAS68 ratings and have been impact tested at speeds of up to 50mph (80kph).

Crash-Tested bollards

Our anti-terrorism bollards are made to exceptional standards and have been independently crash-tested.  BFT has nationwide coverage ensuring our security products are available when and where you need them.

We stock a wide selection of automated bollards, including our anti-terrorism range. We understand the importance of providing protection for a site.

BFT has two automated bollards whcih have been independently crash-tested, the XPASS 1200 which was tested at the MIRA testing facility to IWA14-1:2013 Bollard V/7200[N3C]/80/90:4.6. standards and the XPASS 800 which was tested by CTS to IWA 14-1:2013 movable bollard V/7200[N2A]/48/90:5.5 and PAS68: 2013 movable bollard V/7500 [N2]/48/90:5.2/-- standards.

BFT AUTOMATION NORTH
Units C2-C3 The Embankment Business Park,
Vale Road, Heaton Mersey, Stockport SK4 3GL
T. +44 161 456 0456
F. +44 161 456 9090

BFT AUTOMATION SOUTH
Enterprise House, Murdock Road,

Dorcan, Swindon, SN3 5HY
T. +44 1488 674 750
F. +44 1488 674 790

BFT IRELAND
Unit D3 City Link Business Park, Old Naas Road

Dublin 12, Ireland
T. +353 1 456 4711
F. +353 1 450 8337

The contents of this website (images, technical descriptions, illustrations) are the exclusive property of Bft S.p.A. Reproduction in any form and on any medium is forbidden. Copyright © 2021. All rights reserved. The information given in this publication is only a guide. Bft reserves the right to make any changes without prior notice.

Please publish modules in offcanvas position.