ClearVu protecting Critical Infrastructure – Case Study #001
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Cochrane Global, designers and manufacturers of the ClearVu Range of Perimeter Security Products are at the forefront of design and innovation.
National Key Points are defined by governments as strategic installations, such as military bases or factories, dams, refineries which require special security.
When requested by a multi-national oil concern, Cochrane’s design team, used sophisticated modelling software to tackle the challenge:
Deploy a holistic coastal solution to protect a restricted facility from both water and land borne threats.
The first challenge : Longevity
Saltwater environments are notoriously harsh environments in which to operate, placing enormous stress of metal-based products. Combined with high humidity, traditional security fence cannot withstand these elements.
The Solution: Cochrane Marine Fusion Bond
Challenge #2 Seaborne threats of Pump Gear / Off-shore Mooring
Using Cochrane’s patented Marine Floating Barrier provided the ability to protect vital pump gear on and off-shore.
Challenge #3 Perimeter Security
Based on an extensive needs analysis, the appropriate type of ClearVu Fence was selected to deal with the identified threat profile of the client.
Options for the securing of the physical security barrier included:
- ClearVu Invisible Wall
- ClearVu Shutter Barrier
- ClearVu Shadow Wall
- ClearVu Critical Infrastructure
- ClearVu Reinforced
Due to security reason, the final high security fence selected by the client cannot be disclosed.
Challenge #4 Rocket Propelled Grenade (RPG) Threat
The storage tanks posed a challenge, taking into account the environment, location to a waterway and the overall threat analysis, using Cochrane’s lengthy experience in dealing with these specific threats the deployment of Cochrane’s Anti-Rocket Barrier