Mobile vehicle barrier ARMIS ONE

Modular barrier system, mitigating risk from hostile vehicle attacks (HVM)

Are you looking for a mobile vehicle barrier for your events, which allows the passage of rescue vehicles or deliveries? And does it also meet the legal requirements for escape routes and accessibility? Then, the HVM barrier ARMIS ONE is the perfect solution. Because the modular system developed in Switzerland fulfils all these criteria. Certified according to IWA 14-1 (7.2t @ 48 km/h) and ASTM F2656.

Mobile vehicle barrier ARMIS ONE at Christmas Market in Zürich

Mobile vehicle barrier with access possibility

The ARMIS ONE mobile vehicle barrier is a further development of the ARMIS FSM bollard barrier launched in 2018. The new HVM blocker consists of a single module that can be connected to form a chain of any length. This new system thus offers significantly simpler and more flexible handling. Lowerable elements also allow any width of passage.

Advantages of vehicle blocker ARMIS ONE

  • unhindered passage for pedestrians, cyclists and wheelchair users (height: only 110mm)
  • Optimum flow of people / escape route width from 1.2 meters between the barrier segments
  • Simple manual folding of the blocking segments
  • individual adaptation and integration into other security systems and local conditions
  • additional anchoring possible
  • Supervision- and largely maintenance-free
  • vandal-proof
  • easy lifting / moving with crane or forklift truck
  • space-saving stackable and easy to transport
  • Connection to standard concrete blocks or other barriers

Crash test and certification

Crash tested and certified according to IWA 14-1 (7.2t @ 48 km/h) and ASTM F2656

All requirements were met without any problems, the penetration depth of the barrier is 6.6 meters. One of the best test values ever achieved for manually operated mobile barriers.


IWA 14-1:2013 Blocker V/7200[N2B]/48/90:6.6


ASTM F2656/F2656M-15,P2


10 arguments for ARMIS ONE

Fast assembly and disassembly, optimum flow of people, low penetration depth: these are only the first of 10 arguments in favour of ARMIS ONE. Click here for more arguments.

10 reasons for ARMIS ONE

ARMIS ONE with closed segments
ARMIS ONE with closed segments



How the ARMIS ONE vehicle barrier works

Set on the floor

The ARMIS ONE terror barrier is simply placed on the ground, without any floor connections, on non-slip, integrated supports, depending on the condition of the ground. The blocking elements can be used individually or in combination with other elements.

Anchor claws

Each module has special anchor claws, which drill into the ground on impact. Additional anchoring to kerbstones or other fixed points is not necessary.


Interlinkable modules

The individual modules are linked to form a row of any length, which further increases the effectiveness of the barrier. Slight inclinations or unevenness in the terrain or differences in height such as kerbstones or central islands can be overcome with special connectors.

Modular system

Each module consists of a base frame and removable ramps. All components can be stacked separately to save space during transport and storage.

Foldable blocking segments

The blocking segments can be lowered with little effort. This creates a passage for deliveries or rescue operations: a passage width of 3.05 metres for a folded element and 4.9 metres for two elements.


Sketches and measurements

ARMIS ONE mit drei Sperrmodulen

ARMIS ONE consisting of three modules
with one lowered blocking segment

Overall width: 5.54 metres
Passage width: 3.05 meters

ARMIS ONE aus vier Elementen

ARMIS ONE consisting of four modules
with two lowered blocking segments

Overall width: 7.39 metres
Clearance width: 4.9 meters


Further information

Need more information?

Our sales team is at your disposal for a personal, free consultation:

Manuel Benaiges

Manuel Benaiges

Head of Sales
Sales Switzerland

Phone 043 277 60 70


Francis Seijas

Francis Seijas

Sales Engineer
Sales Switzerland, Exports

Phone 043 277 60 77



Züri Fäscht

First use of ARMIS ONE at the Züri Fäscht, Switzerland's largest folk festival. The barrier elements protect the festival visitors from terrorist attacks with vehicles as part of a comprehensive security plan.



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