"Improving Safety, Efficiency & Traffic Flows In & Around Work Zones"®
Mobile Barriers MBT-1® is commonly used with a cabover or daycab tractor with 60 inches [1.5 m] of swing clearance and pulls fully set up at speed from site to site. The MBT-1® is usually configured at 62 feet [18.9 m] to 82 feet [25 m].
The standard legal length semi-trailer in the USA measures 53 feet [16.2 m]. Configured at 62 feet [18.9 m] (using 1 wall section), the MBT-1® drives similar to a semi-trailer.
AutoCAD Vehicle Tracking and Transoft AutoTurn swept path analysis model files are available upon request by contacting us. Drive simulator availabe from American Truck Simulator by SCS Software.
Video of Mobile Barriers MBT-1® maneuvering and protecting workers while inspecting guard rail damage and conducting cable barrier repeairs in New Zealand. The work zone crew is isolated from live traffic. Video Courtesy of Fulton Hogan and New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) at the Auckland Motorway Alliance (AMA).