Safe, Smart Worksites

Using the PORTABOOM® system of work allows your traffic controllers to stand in a safe zone while the physical barrier protects your work site.
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PORTABOOM® is a portable boom gate specifically designed for all temporary traffic control applications.

Traffic Controllers operate PORTABOOM® by remote control from a safe zone, removing them from the direct line of traffic.

PORTABOOM® provides a physical, highly visible barrier that protects the work zone ensuring motorists stop.

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PORTABOOM® timeline

Our history of innovation and unwavering commitment to developed safer solutions.
April 2012
A D&D Traffic Management’s Traffic Controller experienced a near hit on a Sydney Motorway while conducting access control. This was the catalyst of change. Our mission of removing traffic controllers from the road and improving work site safety begun.
Sep 2012
The first design of a portable Boom Gate was implemented successfully on M5 East. It was used for motorway closures and access control. This solution still used on that job today.
Sep 2013
The final product known as PB2000 was developed for live traffic control use
June 2014
NSW RMS granted interim approval of PORTABOOM for use on roads to conduct Stop/Slow traffic control
Australian Roads & Research Board (ARRB) approve PORTABOOM under the Transport Infrastructure Product Evaluation Scheme (TIPES)
July 2016
July 2017
Full Approval granted by Dept of Main Roads (QLD)
Full Approval granted by Dept of Transport (NSW) & Main Roads (WA)
AUG 2017
SEP 2017
Full Approval granted by VIC Roads (VIC) & Dept of State Growth (TAS)
Oct 2017
SafeWork NSW crowns D&D Traffic Management as WINNERS of the 2017 NSW SafeWork Awards in the category of Best Solution for an Identified Workplace Health and Safety Issue for the use of PORTABOOM for traffic control operations.
Full Approval granted by Dept of Planning, Transport & Infrastructure (SA)
MAR 2018
Launched the PB2000L, a PORTABOOM unit featuring full integration with Traffic Lights and Pedestrian Lights
Sep 2019
Launch of the PB 3000 and PB3000L with major design improvements
June 2021
Trusted by more than 100 businesses Australia wide
Warp Traffic Management
Elite Energy
John Holland
NSW Government Transport. Roads & Maritime Services
Proven to provide a reduction of incidents by
compared with stop/slow methods
of Traffic Controllers believe that PORTABOOM enhances onsite safety*
of Traffic Controllers indicated that PORTABOOM was easy to use.*
*SOURCE: 2018 Traffic Controller Survey n=111

The PORTABOOM system of work enhances worksite safety.

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Training Centre & Resources

Our comprehensive training and operating videos and manuals provide all the training needed to get started.

Training Videos & Manuals

PORTABOOM® Best practice video and written guides.

Operating Videos & Manuals

Safe operating, assembly, disassembly and maintenance.

Troubleshooting Videos & Guides

Comprehensive troubleshooting for any issuues