Road engineering

Categories: Road engineering
Committee: ZZ/3
Origin:
Close date: 30/03/2017
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This PAS describes a method for testing the performance of a single bollard, when subjected to a single impact using a 2 500 kg impact trolley at a speed of 16 km/h or 32 km/h.

PAS 170-1 does not cover testing the performance of blockers, planters or street furniture.

It is not equivalent to a full-scale vehicle impact test method. It does not cover the performance of a test item or its control apparatus when subjected to: blast explosion, ballistic impact, manual attack with the aid of tools or electrical manipulation/attack through a control system.

This PAS is for use by manufacturers, distributers or specifiers of bollards.

NOTE Full-scale vehicle impact test method is defined in 3.7

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