Enviro-USA - Model Type 2 DOT - Medium Duty Floating Silt Barriers
Enviro-USA’s Type 3 DOT Heavy Duty / Tidal Water, Permeable & Non-Permeable Floating Silt Barriers are ideal for contractors needing to comply with DOT SILT CONTROL REQUIREMENTS in applications where they will encounter rough waters, tidal changes, strong winds and currents. The preferred by most Dredgers. Ideal for Harbors, Ports, Shorelines and Offshore.
DOT Type 2 floating turbidity barriers are ideal for containing silt and turbidity in moving water applications. These silt curtains are 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 whenever construction occurs in a marine environment.
Floating Turbidity Barriers are normally used by contractors working in, around or nearby a body of water.
Why use an DOT Type 2 Medium Duty Turbidity Curtain vs. another type of barrier:
The Type 2 model is recommended when compliance with United States DOT floating turbidity curtain requirements is a factor and the marine construction project happens in moving water application.
Where are DOT Type 2 Medium Duty Turbidity Curtains used? Recommended Applications are:
- Inland Waterways
- Protected Ports
- Lakes with wind and/or current
Enviro-USA’s Floating Turbidity Curtains are available as Permeable or Non-Permeable skirt, in 50 & 100 ft sections or any custom length up to 100’. The depth is available as required by project requirements and can be as deep as 50 ft. Numerous sections can easily & quickly be connected together.
A permeable skirt is important if there is the need to allow water to flow through while containing silt or turbidity. Enviro-USA’s Floating Turbidity Barriers are manufactured in accordance and in compliance with most United States DOT requirements.