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MPM Dock Gates and Safety Guardrails from Ontario Bollards

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Since 1985, MPM has offered innovative protective products to a broad spectrum of businesses across countless industries. The firm’s eagerness to implement and master emerging technologies as well as their dedication to quality craftsmanship has cemented them as one of the world’s leading plastic extrusion producers, and Ontario Bollards is proud to be Canada’s sole […]

Stainless Steel Bollards

Why Use Stainless Steel for Bollards?

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At Ontario Bollards, we specialize in the supply, service, and installation of asset protection equipment and systems. One of our core product offerings is bollards, which come in a wide range of variations to suit different functional and decorative applications. Below, we highlight stainless steel bollards. What Is Stainless Steel? Stainless steel is a type […]

Steel Guard Rails vs. MPM Plastic Guard Rails

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Guard rails are essential elements in any industrial and commercial facility. By protecting people, products, and plant equipment from accidental collision damage, they can save the facility significant amounts of money throughout the year. However, their effectiveness depends on their design. Different styles, sizes, and materials are appropriate for different environments and applications. Below, we […]

K-Rated Bollards: What you need to know

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K-Rated Bollards: What you need to know Major metropolitan areas, regardless of where you are in the world, all share some commonalities. Droves of people, for one, are a big-city mainstay, as are newspaper and street food carts. While you may notice the crowds, and the vendors, there’s another city-fixture that may go undetected: the […]

MPM Polymer Guardrails and Safety Gates

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MPM? It’s the name of a dynamic, enterprising Italian company that designs and manufactures a remarkable range of flexible industrial safety barriers that make work environments safe wherever there are vehicles, goods, people—and the occasional rhinoceros. Ontario Bollards is proud to have obtained the exclusive distribution rights in Canada to patented MPM products! MPM plastic […]

Removable vs. Retractable Bollards

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Removable vs. Retractable Bollards Bollards are sturdy vertical poles that act as a protective barrier against vehicles. They can protect opposing traffic patterns from accidents, buildings from out of control drivers, or pedestrians from automobile traffic. While some bollards are permanent, many applications require removable or retractable bollards for more versatility. Which Solution Should You […]

Illuminated retractable automatic traffic bollard protects pedestrian zone. Safety concept. Blurred people on background

A Guide to Site Protection With Bollards

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A Guide to Site Protection With Bollards Whether you need bollards because of building or fire codes, the design of the building, traffic patterns, or safety concerns, you want to ensure you are getting the right product for your site requirements. From crash rated bollards to traffic pattern indicators, bollard design is critical in providing […]

K-Rated Bollards vs. M-Rated Bollards

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K-Rated Bollards vs. M-Rated Bollards Bollards are a common sight at the front of nearly any commercial building. Typically installed near entrances, these architectural structures protect pedestrians and buildings from damage caused by oncoming vehicles. They are available in numerous variations to suit different purposes, such as preventing cars from inadvertently ending up on the […]