Barrier1 Systems, Inc. (Barrier1) is dedicated to providing State of the Art vehicle barriers and high-security solutions, using innovative products with unique features and capabilities. The company's founder and President, Michael Lamore, and the employees are dedicated to providing innovative high-security solutions and crash rated barrier systems that meet the needs of the Customer. In the past 15 years, more than 2000 of our crash rated barrier systems have been fielded in 12 countries.
Barrier1 provides engineering, design, drawings, fabrication & assembly, custom controls & electronics, installation, testing, commissioning, and maintenance. Products include our net barrier (reduced risk with energy absorption systems), shallow foundation bollards, fixed & removable bollards, retractable bollards, drop & swing crash beams, electric drop arms, mobile drop arms, ground retractable crash beams, electric wedge barriers, quick connect barriers, crowd protection barriers, waterway access control barriers, swing gates, crash rated cable fencing, and other products. Where requested, Barrier1 can integrate specialized controls with alarms, wireless remote controls, card readers, audible & visual alarms, traffic signals, safety detection devices, PLCs, over speed detection, wrong way detection, RFID tag activation, trigger loops, UPS backup power, solar power recharge, and other systems and devices as part of the security solution. We often work with General Contractors, Installers, and Maintenance Personnel as part of the delivery process.
Significant research and product development has been completed, and is ongoing. This includes 30+ independent third-party vehicle crash tests where ASTM M30 (K4), M40 (K8), and M50 (K12) certifications have been obtained. Extensive lab testing of materials, connections and components have also been completed. Testing of electronic parts, actuators, components, connections, and fasteners have been completed. Barrier1’s products are approved by the Department of Defense (DoD) and included on the DoD's approved list of anti-ram vehicle barriers. Barrier1's products have also been approved by nuclear power plants, government agencies in the US and overseas, and large corporations after extensive reviews. Customers often give Barrier1 unique and specialized barrier system requirements, where we develop a cost effective solution that meets these specific needs.
Barrier1 employs expertise in engineering, welding and metal works, controls & alarms, electronics, power systems, programming, manufacturing, and installation. The company was founded in 2002. Barrier1 is the direct manufacturer and engineer for its products, and supports the products after installation. As the direct manufacturer, Barrier1 can provide expedited product fabrication and delivery.
Our mission is to deliver high-security solutions using a cost effective approach to provide innovative barriers and security products, that meet our customers' specific needs.