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bollard

1. a strong wooden or metal post mounted on a wharf, quay, etc., used for securing mooring lines
2. Brit a small post or marker placed on a kerb or traffic island to make it conspicuous to motorists
3. Mountaineering an outcrop of rock or pillar of ice that may be used to belay a rope

Bollard

A low single post, or one of a series, usually made of stone or concrete, set upright in the pavement, closely spaced to prevent motor vehicles from entering an area.

bollard

[′bäl·ərd]
(civil engineering)
A heavy post on a dock or ship used in mooring ships.

bollard

A low single post, or one of a series, usually stone, set to prevent motor vehicles from entering an area.
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Other posters said the bollards were "not before time".
Following the widening of the crossing we have put in temporary bollards at the top of Northumberland Street to make it clear that delivery vehicles are not permitted to drive on to the street via this point.
The City previously installed permanent metal bollards near the Times Square pedestrian plazas as part of a $50 million capital project completed in late 2016, and similar bollards will be added to additional areas in Times Square as part of' * this project.
The bollards were designed to withstand a 15,000lb medium-duty vehicle traveling at 50mph.
Control unit can be extended to control multiple bollards simultaneously.
When people know it's just a bollard they will just continue as normal as they get used to them - so when a child does step out, the potential for them to get hit is still there.
After carrying out 25-plus test projects around the country, BLT has also extended the service by now having Licenced Service Contractors set up to test bollards for Germany through Bollard Load Testing Germany GmbH, and also Nigeria with BLT Ports and Marine Services Ltd, who have purchased the innovative equipment and been trained in the UK to us it.
A council spokesman said: "We have listened to the residents' views and have removed the bollards.
Comfort Suites in Daytona Beach, Florida has chosen United States-based Access Fixtures LED area lights, LED bollard lights, and LED landscape lighting to upgrade its parking lot lighting and ambient lighting.
In addition to bollards, Reliance Foundry provides a variety of ferrous and nonferrous castings, including cart wheels, marine products and bike parking products.
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