Bridge Rail

VGAN 300 aluminium bridge rail is a modular design, consisting of 3 horizontal rail sections located to supporting posts.

The installed system is 1.1m high and is made from special grade aluminium to meet the demands of the 8000kg test vehicle.  The installed system is 1.1m high and is made from special grade aluminium to meet the demands of the 8000kg test vehicle.

This remarkable system complies with two standards, AASHTO 17th Edition and AASHTO LRFD.

The latter requires dynamic impact testing to AS/NZS3845:1999 / NCHRP 350.

The TL3  test consists of a 820kg compact  vehicle impacting at 100kph at 20 degrees  and a 2000kg Pickup Truck vehicle impacting at 100kph at 25 degrees.

The TL4 criteria requires the system to withstand an 8000kg Single Unit Van Truck impacting at 80kph at 15 degrees.

• Meets AS/NZS3845:1999

• Meets NCHRP 350

• TL3

• TL4

• Light weight 28.1kg/m

• Easy installation

• Easy transport

• Low maintenance

• FHWA approved

• 60 year life cycle

• No repainting

• Aesthetically appealing