FFB Oilboom

Typical applications are

  • Ports, harbours
  • Lakes and rivers
  • Coastal waters

Details

FFB Oilboom incorporates symmetrical closed cell foam floats that allow the boom to either be wound up onto boom reels or packed into racks and containers. FFB Oilboom is very simple to deploy and can be used without any special ancillary equipment. Up to 400 metres / 1,312 feet of FFB Oilboom can be stored on a reel. 200 metres / 656 feet can be deployed in less than 5 minutes without the use of power or blowers.The FFB Oilboom reels are fitted with an over speed brake and a coupling for a hydraulic drive motor. Alternatively they can be supplied with a hand crank. FFB Oilboom is manufactured in bright orange PVC / nitrile coated woven polyester. Handles are provided approximately every two metre along the top of the boom. The smooth profile of the FFB Oilboom facilitates cleaning after use in an oil spill. The external fibreglass rods ensure the skirt remains upright.

  • The highly flexible construction allows the FFB Oilboom to closely follow the wave movements.
  • A full range of boom reels, racks, storage bags, anchoring and towing systems are available.
  • FFB OILBOOM can simply be supplied on skids for deployment by hand.
  • FFB OILBOOM REELS can be provided in hand crank or powered versions.
  • Choice of fabrics available –700 or 850 gsm.
FFB Oilboom
FFB 50
Art No.: SH-FFB501
FFB 60
Art No.: SH-FFB601
FFB 75
Art No.: SH-FFB751
FFB 90
Art No.: SH-FFB901
*Other section lengths on request, block ballast is also available inplace of the chain
Overall: 0,50 m / 20" 0,60 m / 23" 0,75 m / 30" 0,90 m / 36"
Freeboard: 0,20 m / 8" 0,20 m / 8" 0,25 m / 10" 0,30 m / 12"
Draft: 0,30 m / 12" 0,40 m / 15" 0,50 m / 20" 0,60 m / 24"
Standard ballast*: Chain
Section*: 5, 10, 15, 25 m / 16, 33, 49, 82 ft
Connectors: ASTM
Boom weight: 3,1 kg/m / 2,1 lbs/ft 3,6 kg/m / 2,4 lbs/ft 4,2 kg/m / 2,8 lbs/ft 4,5 kg/m / 3,0 lbs/ft
Storage options: Carry bag, Reel or rack Reel or rack
FFB Oilboom - 0,50 m / 20"
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