River Debris Boom
Boom For Floating Debris and Trash
The river debris boom is the perfect choice for floating trash, debris, and litter containment. Built for use in both moving water conditions and calm water conditions, floating booms are a good choice to help contain floating materials for river cleanup jobs and debris containment applications.
Depending on the location where these river debris boom will be used, floating barriers may include different components to help accommodate your calm or moving water requirements.
Orion Debris Boom Sizing and Specifications
While there are several different debris booms models available to help collect, contain, and prevent the spread of trash and debris, one of the most common models used is the standard floating Orion Debris Boom. The boom barrier features a top float, bottom weighted chain, and section connectors for use in multiple water areas.
Sizing and specifications for Orion floating booms include:
- 25 ft., 50 ft., or 100 ft. Sections
- 6" or 12" Skirt Depths
- Impermeable Fabric Materials
- Top Flotation Device
- Bottom Ballast Chain
Lengths and depths for the barrier will be highly dependant on your location, the area you need to contain, and water conditions in your location.
Debris Boom Applications
The floating debris boom is a common choice for water areas to protect and contain floating items. Debris that is typically contained with debris boom include the following:
- Floating Trash such as Cans, Bottles, and Wrappers
- Broken Parts
- Small Branches
- Floating Leaves
- Aquatic Plants
If you are looking for something with increased strength or different water conditions, please browse our complete selection of Containment Booms. This will include steel models, trash mesh models, heavy-duty models, net barriers, and even some oil containment models.