Specifications for Debris Barriers

Floating Debris and Trash Boom

Debris BoomThese floating debris barriers are designed to contain trash, debris, aquatic plants, timbers, branches and more in waters such as rivers, lakes, ponds, streams and other water bodies. Standard design of these floating barriers equips them for use in different water conditions including calm water applications, moving water locations and more.

To determine what size containment boom you require, you will need to take into consideration various conditions on your site. Notable variables include the type of you pollution you want to control, and on what site location this boom will be used.

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Debris Barriers Technical Specifications

Boom Material Length Overall Height Free-
board
Skirt Tension Cable Ballast Chain
22 oz PVC 10' 10" 4" 6" *none 1/4"
22 oz PVC 25' 10" 4" 6" *none 1/4"
22 oz PVC 50' 10" 4" 6" *none 1/4"
22 oz PVC 100' 10" 4" 6" *none 1/4"
22 oz PVC 50' 13" 7" 6" 5/16" 5/16"
22 oz PVC 100' 13" 7" 6" 5/16" 5/16"
22 oz PVC 50' 19" 7" 12" 5/16" 5/16"
22 oz PVC 100' 19" 7" 12" 5/16" 5/16"
22 oz PVC 25' 20" 8" 12" 5/16" 5/16"
22 oz PVC 50' 20" 8" 12" 5/16" 5/16"
22 oz PVC 100' 20" 8" 12" 5/16" 5/16"


*This boom uses an Aluminum Universal Slide or the equivalent ASTM Z Style.

**The Standard Cable and Chain on this boom are made from Galvanized Steel. 304 or 316 Stainless Steel if also Available when Requested.

The chart above shows our standard sizes and specifications for these trash booms. If you are requiring a size that you do not see listed on this chart, please don't hesitate to ask. Our booms are made in a wide range of sizing to accommodate different sites and containment requirements.

Please feel free to send us your specifications and we'll see if this is an option.

Floating Trash Boom Applications

The floating trash boom has been used in a wide range of locations to accommodate different water conditions and debris barriers.

floating debris boomEquipped to handle a wide range of floating items, these debris booms have been used for the containment of various particles including the following:

  • Floating Litter (such as plastics, wrappers, and containers)
  • Large Debris (parts, tires)
  • Aquatic Plants
  • Branches and Timbers

Not sure if the debris boom is the right option for your location, give us a call! In addition to containing various types of debris, these booms have also been used as demarcation and safety barriers to mark safe swimming areas or helped contain sea weed/grass. For more information on this product, please visit our Debris Boom Product Page.

Questions? We can help. Call us: +1-772-646-0597 or contact us to discuss your project.