Enviro-USA - Model DOT Type 1 - Light Duty Turbidity Curtain
DOT Type 1 light duty floating turbidity barriers are ideal for containing silt in calm water applications such as ponds, lakes, canals and waterways with light wind or current. These curtains are floating and used to control and contain silt / sediment within an immediate work area thereby preventing anything from floating down stream and affecting marine life. Floating Turbidity Curtains protect our waters and environment.
DOT Type 1 floating turbidity barriers are normally used by contractors building bridges or working around or nearby a body of water. Why use an DOT Type 1 Light Duty Turbidity Curtain vs. another type of barrier: This particular model is recommended when compliance with United States DOT Type 1 floating turbidity curtain requirements is a factor and the marine construction project happens in a calm water application.
Where are DOT Type 1 Light Duty Turbidity Curtains used? Recommended Applications are:
- Small Ponds
- Small Lakes
- Waterways with light wind or current
As a manufacturer having spend a lot of time in this industry and being very familiar with United States silt & sediment control requirements we strive to manufacture a quality product, appropriate for the application, while keeping cost down to a minimum.
Floating Turbidity Barriers are available in 50 & 100 foot sections or any custom length up to 100’. Enviro-USA normally keeps 3′ and 5′ depths in stock, however the skirt can be as deep as required by project requirements. Numerous sections can easily & quickly be connected together. Enviro-USA’s Floating Silt & Turbidity Curtains are manufactured in Florida and comply with most calm water project requirements.