Automatic rising bollards are a high security solution if you need to control traffic flow, protecting pedestrians in town centres or restricting car access. Our rising bollards are suitable for either residential or commercial applications and also available in a variety of custom colour finishes to suit your requirements.
Automatic rising bollards are usually integrated with access control systems such as card or proximity fob readers, intercom systems for deliveries or visitors or even number plate recognition CCTV cameras.
Our car rising bollards can-
There are many other access control systems that can be interfaced with parking barriers including keypads tokens and payment systems as well in conjunction with electric swing gates. Rising bollards are built for intensive heavy-duty usage as they often have to perform hundreds of operations per day. Read our Rising Bollard case study
Universe Gates recommend BFT stoppy mechnical-electrical rising bollards for most applications as they are heavy-duty and built for continuous cycle duty. The automatic rising bollards can lower/rise 6 seconds and has an anti ram impact resistance to 8000J (for any non scientists out there it will stop a car at 30mph). The stoppy is also aesthetically pleasing made in high grade stainless steel. High visibility is guaranteed by a set of programmable (flashing or constant) L.E.D’s around the top of the bollard. For a video of this rising bollard in action please click here
Manual Rising Bollards (retractable bollards) at Emirates Stadium home of Arsenal football club