Vehicle barrier cables are the lightest and most structurally effective restraint system for parking garages. They can also be used for pedestrian fall protection. Call our experts for options and pricing on stainless steel cable railing installations.
Advantage of Using Barrier Cable vs. Fabricated Metal Guard Rails
Cable railing are cheaper than fabricated metal guard rails. They use cable rail wire tension for stability, instead of traditional newel posts and balusters.
The virtually weightless barrier system results in structural cost savings throughout the project from foundations to columns to beams.
They incorprate natural daylight and provide green benefits.
Natural ventilation greatly reduces the need for forced ventilation systems.
Design Strategies for Vehicle Barrier Cable in Parking Structures
Not only is cable significantly slimmer than alternative railing options, but when strung horizontally, it blends seamlessly with the horizon, providing unobstructed views previously unattainable.
It’s a sleek, modern aesthetic. Cable imparts a sharp, minimalistic look that traditional railing does not typically offer.
Barrier Cable Ease of Installation
Cable railing is the most flexible and easiest solution according to installers. Stainless steel cable rail is a popular choice for exterior railing because of its anti-weathering durability, reasonable cost, and strong luxurious appeal. For this reason, cable railing is used in many commercial and industrial buildings, as well as in marine and aquatic settings.