Optimax - Oil Spill Containment Boom
The Elastec line of OptiMax oil booms
comprise of a curtain boom with added tension member combined with
solid foam flotation. This oil and debris barrier is typically for
protected water and fast current use.
OptiMax is a strong versatile oil spill containment boom meeting OPA 90*
specification for use in rivers, streams and near shore ocean environments.
OptiMax II is the contractor's boom of choice for rivers and streams
where conditions such as a fast current may exist that requires
additional buoyancy reserve.
Height : 19" / 480mm or 20" / 500mm
Freeboard: 7" / 180mm or 8" / 200mm
Draft: 12" / 300m
In high currents we can offer booms with shorter skirts to reduce
OptiMax boom is an industry standard oil spill containment boom. Its'
lightweight and reliable construction makes it ideal for shoreline
and protected coastal protection. It is an inexpensive boom, yet
it features a high buoyancy reserve provided by stable closed cell
foam log floats. Manufactured in fully welded PVC material, this
boom is fitted with handles and anchor points, as well as being
offered with a variety of accessories.
OptiMax boom comes in standard section lengths of 50ft or 100ft
(15m or 30m). Custom sizes are available upon request. The boom
is supplied with ASTM compliant interchangeable end connectors for
rapid coupling of sections. End connectors are fitted with sacrificial
*OptiMax complies with United States Code of Federal Regulation
(CFR) 33.Pt 154. App.C for Rivers and canals, Inland and Great Lakes
Standard OptiMax boom conforms with ASTM standard F1523 for Calm Water, Calm
Water-Current and Protected Water
Optional Accessories: Anchor
Slides, Tow Bridle,
Marker Lights, Boom StandOff
Units, Repair Kits,