Customisable Executive Automatic Barriers

The APT Executive Barrier range offers the ultimate in design and quality.  These barriers are highly versatile in application and can be integrated with any system design. This customisable barrier range can be designed to complement the environmental aesthetics of any site.

APT Executive Barriers will withstand the harshest weather conditions, with all drive and control components designed, tested and proven to last.

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If you would like help to scope your requirements, or require a free site survey, please contact us or e-mail or call on 0208 396 0396.

Why Choose An Executive Barrier?

Unlike many other barriers;

  • The Executive barrier arm cannot be removed without the barrier keys, helping to maintain site security.
  • The Executive arm can be adjusted on site to accommodate the camber of the road, improving the look, fit and finish of your installation.
  • The Executive barrier arm is ultra smooth in motion and stops without vibration and bounce.
  • The Executive barrier has no plastic parts, ensuring long life.
  • The Executive barrier comes with an active safety edge or bottom skirt as standard (March 2013 onwards).
  • The Executive barrier is 100% British designed and manufactured.
  • The Executive barrier comes with a 24 months warranty *
  • The Executive barrier comes with a STOP notice as standard
  • The Executive barrier can have your company name on the barrier arm**

Personalise Your Barrier – Exclusive to the APT executive range

  •  Choose from a set range of RAL colours to create your own multicoloured barrier at no extra charge (includes access pedestals). 
  • Create that welcome feeling by adding your company name or a welcome message on the barrier arm at no extra charge. Limited to two lines, one line of 25 characters, or two lines of 10 and 22 characters.
  • Choose from an active safety edge or bottom skirt at no extra charge.
  • 24 month warranty when maintained by APT engineers.
  • Available in stainless steel housing

*When maintained by an APT engineer

**The name will be printed inside the red strip either side of the STOP notice.


A variety of RAL colour paints are available to fit your site requirements.

Personalise your barrier with a welcome message

The options are endless! You can even customise your barrier to look like the Tardis!

Adaptable to all sites

  • Various options with pole lengths from 2m to 8m
  • Can be tailored to complement environmental aesthetics
  • Articulated arm to fit restricted headroom (MC barrier only with arm up to 5m)
  • Programmable Logic Controller (can be programmed to work with any access control)
  • Can be integrated with ticket dispenser and coin payment unit

Robust and durable

  • Reliable and long lasting
  • Motion control mechanism protects components
  • Seamless integration of curtains
  • Proven four-bar link mechanism coupled with fast motor gearbox provides fast, smooth arm movement

Enhances site security

  • Fast operating action
  • Strong barrier arm
  • Caters for wide roads/openings

Safe in use

  • Passive safety edge as standard


  • Pole lights
  • Top & Bottom curtain
  • Warning sounder
  • Flashing beacon

Technical Specification

  Executive HD Executive MC
Housing Fabrication 3mm Zintec sheet coated with 75 micron polyester paint, leatherette finish 2.5mm Zintec sheet coated with 75 micron polyester paint, leatherette finish
Housing Colour Body RAL 7016 Anthracite Grey
Hood & door BS08E51 Yellow
Body RAL 7016 Anthracite Grey
Hood & door BS08E51 Yellow
Pole Fabrication Aluminium extrusion, oval profile 100mm high x 53mm wide Aluminium extrusion, oval profile 100mm high x 53mm wide
Pole Colour White with red stripes White with red stripes
Housing Footprint 440mm x 460mm 400mm x 360mm
Pole Length Up to 8m 2 – 6m
Opening/Closing Time 5 – 7 seconds 2 – 5 seconds
Power Consumption 350W 300W
Weight (excluding pole) 170kg 110kg