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Laura Metaal’s premium steel
MASH TL-3 Barrier for the USA

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Barrier Guard 800

About BarrierGuard 800

The BarrierGuard 800 is a lightweight, energy absorbing and longitudinal steel barrier for temporary or permanent installation. The BarrierGuard800 is a patented system which is easy to set up, made of high quality steel and its custom designed step profile reduces damage to the barrier and vehicle in case of a collision.

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Size Specifications

  • 60 lbs. per linear foot
  • 31½" (800 mm) tall
  • 9" (228.6 mm) wide at top
  • 21" (533.4 mm) wide at bottom


  • 1¼" (31.75 mm) clearance for drainage
  • A123/A Galvanized for long product life
  • Available in 10, 20, 40 ft. sections

BarrierGuard 800 benefits.

The BarrierGuard 800 is our main road safety product for a reason.

Less transportation costs
Quick installation
Long lasting value

per truck

per hour

20+ year
life expectancy

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Quick Linking System

Installation made quick and easy with our unique Quick Linking System, which links barriers together in just 2 simple steps.

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Flexible Use

The BarrierGuard 800 can be used as a barrier to protect road workers or to divert drivers. Because it’s lightweight, it can be used for many different applications.

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In-House Engineering

Our in-house engineering department creates custom transitions to other systems.


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All Transitions Possible

Transitions to all industry standard end treatments are possible, including concrete and guardrail.

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Limited Anchoring

The BarrierGuard 800 needs limited anchoring and a variety of anchoring options are available to suit each possible placement location.

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Lightweight & Recycable

The BarrierGuard 800 saves costs on transportation, limits the impact on the environment and is fully recyclable.


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BarrierGuard 800 Variants

BarrierGuard 800 BG 800 Minimum Deflection System BarrierGuard 800 Opening System
  • 10,20,40 ft. segments
  • Optional wheels
  • Less than 1" deflection at base
  • Lowest deflection of any steel barrier
  • Reduce “dead load” weight on bridge decks
  • Bridges - less than 5” anchor depth available
  • 360 degree turning
  • Mobile barriers that can be repositioned by 2 men
  • Suited for repetitive regular maintenance operations

NCHRP 350 TL3 and TL4 and MASH TL3 approved.

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Rethinking our distribution.

Means better service for our clients.

At Laura Metaal, we choose to work directly with our distributors. By delivery from our warehouses or from one of our production facilities in the US or in The Netherlands, we always guarantee a fast delivery and the best possible service.

Are you interested in becoming a distributor of BarrierGuard 800? Contact us now!

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About Laura Metaal

Laura Metaal is a Dutch steel trading service and fabrication company that started as N.V. IJzerwerk Hollander in 1937. In 1968, IJzerwerk Hollander is bought by Laura & Vereeniging. The company then continues as Laura Metaal N.V. and increases its product range with new products including road barriers. Since then, Laura Metaal has kept growing successfully and has greatly increased its production sites and product range. Nowadays the company exists of four divisions: Road Safety, Fabrications, Sheet Pile and Steel Service Center. These divisions are spread over various locations in The Netherlands and their products are well known worldwide. We constantly innovate and strive to be the market leader in our industry.

Laura Metaal innovates!

All our products are developed, engineered and produced in-house. We work together with universities and test facilities to come up with new and more cost effective solutions. Safer, lighter and smarter! Our systems go through an extensive testing phase including multiple crash tests, supported by computer simulation.  Regulation changes and technology progresses, which means we are focused on continuously innovating our people, processes and systems to be able to answer to any future market demands. Our in-house engineering department can develop solutions for any transition possible and can design custom solutions to suit your specific situation.