PORTABOOM® is a patented, portable boom gate specifically designed for all temporary traffic control scenarios, replacing unsafe stop/slow methods. PORTABOOM® can easily be moved and operated by specially trained traffic control personnel to provide a safe work environment for the general public, private vehicles, workers, plant and machinery. It is operated by remote control from a safe zone, removing Traffic Controllers from the direct line of traffic. When compared with stop/slow methods and temporary traffic signals, PORTABOOM® is superior in its safety offering due to the physical barrier being in place to protect worksite.
PORTABOOM® can be used in approximately 80% of situations replacing traditional traffic control methods including: