Moderately priced emergency response and semi-permanent
barriers available in four fabric choices with a range of heights. GlobeBoom®
is engineered with superior impregnated fabrics that comparably priced
barrier can't match.
semi-spherical float design with built-in handles
float design allows:
and easy storage & launching
GlobeBoom can roll up on a reel for fast
durability: Our floats are extremely abrasion and crush resistant.
GlobeBoom®LWU & GlobeBoom®ED normally
use chain ballast. GlobeBoom®UHW and GlobeBoom®I use lead ballast.
Special purpose booms may alternate chain for lead and vice versa. Lead
ballast may be substituted for chain on any boom. Ballast provided with
the standard design is adequate for most operating conditions. In some
operations, extra ballast could be required - please consult with Applied
Fabric Technologies, Inc. In shallow waters or rivers use the shallowest
All booms need to be connected easily. Aluminum
connectors are suitable for all but continuous immersion service. Applied
Fabric Technologies, Inc. offers four styles of connectors for you to
choose from with no price differences. The standard connector on all models
of GlobeBoom® is the ASTM aluminum connector. We also offer OILFENCE®
type in PVC or aluminum and U.S. Navy standard on any size of GlobeBoom®
over 50' long at no additional cost. We will also be pleased to quote
on any other style of connector if normally available.
Anchor Points are standard on 100' or longer lengths
of GlobeBoom®. When the boom is to be permanently moored or subjected
to severe service, heavy duty OILFENCE®-type anchor points are available.
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