Concrete bollard caps are a simple and cost-effective solution to any pipe bollard installation. They provide a clean and consistent, professional-quality finish and are easy to install—saving time and resources on large projects.
Bollards & Post Covers
Learn how to winterize removable and retractable bollards so they stay in top condition year-round.
Powder-coating is a durable, long-lasting finish for metal objects that protects the objects from corrosion and weathering. Available in colors similar to paint, it can also add visual appeal or visibility. Learn more about powder coating on our blog.
Removable bollards regulate vehicle access while ensuring pedestrian flow. They are also useful as residential bollards, or garage bollards, for the homeowner who wants to grant variable access. Read more about removable bollard site applications.
Traffic posts made of steel and concrete are often ugly, yellow-painted eyesores. Metal post covers are available in a variety of architectural styles and beautify these bollards. Explore the options and installation methods to turn traffic guidance posts into complementary elements of the streetscape.
3D printing is a valuable tool for constructing prototypes when making cast metal parts. It speeds up the design process, allowing iteration and adjustment before going to the foundry. Read about how 3D printers are used in the cast metal industry.
The word “bollard” used to describe mooring posts for vessels in port—the term “bollard pull” is even a standard measurement of a watercraft’s drawing force. Now, most bollards are inland; the term has come to describe the little traffic guiding or security posts that dot the urban landscape.
Concrete is often a structural material, doing supportive work. Only some architectural schools use decorative concrete to make a statement, or to achieve an aesthetic effect. Read more about its artistic use in everything from buildings to bollards.
Concrete is one of the most versatile building materials. Learn how concrete is produced at a concrete plant or on a job site. Different concrete types include ordinary, high performance, reinforced, precast, lightweight, and pervious concrete. Learn how they are used for concrete applications.
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