Orion Floating Boom for Moving Waters

Port, River & Moving Water Debris Boom

floating boom

The Moving Water Floating Boom is used in ports, rivers, lakes, and other moving water locations to effectively contain and control debris. Often referred to as a trash boom or rubbish boom, these barriers can be easily installed for swift collection, deflection or containment of unwanted items.

Standard Floating Boom Features

  • 22 oz. Impermeable PVC
  • Marine Grade Freeboard
  • Bottom Ballast Chain
  • Section Slide Connectors
  • Skirt Draft: 6", 12", or 16"
  • Section Lengths: 25', 50' or 100'
  • Tension Cable
  • Standard or Custom Colors


River boom, Ports boom & More:
When compared to calm water or marina floating boom, the port and river boom are built with the same fabric, but feature an additional tension cable to help stabilize the boom in a moving water area. These and other components allow the boom to remain stable against currents, waves, or tidal influences. In addition, components such as SS connectors or zinc anode additions are also available for open water, salt water or other demanding environments.

Containment Boom Applications

Containment Boom & Barrier


  • Debris Containment Boom
  • Trash Collection Boom
  • Demarcation Barrier
  • Plant Control Boom
  • Exclusion Boom
  • Seaweed Control Boom
  • Temporary Floating Barrier

Questions? We can help! Call our team at 1-772-646-0597 or fill out our quote request form to discuss your requirements.

Orion Moving Water Boom Specifications:

River Conditions HD River Conditions
Model 11" Boom Model 13" Boom
Freeboard 5" Freeboard 7"
Draft 6" Draft 6"
Bottom Ballast 1/4" Bottom Ballast 5/16"
Tension Cable 1/4" Tension Cable 5/16"
Material 22 oz. PVC Material 22 oz. PVC
Lengths 25', 50' or 100' Lengths 25', 50' or 100'
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Port Conditions HD Port Conditions
Model 19" Boom Model 25" Boom
Freeboard 7" Freeboard 9"
Draft 12" Draft 16"
Bottom Ballast 5/16" Bottom Ballast 5/16"
Tension Cable 5/16" Tension Cable 5/16"
Material 22 oz. PVC Material 22 oz. PVC
Lengths 25', 50' or 100' Lengths 25', 50' or 100'
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Manufacturer of Containment Products

Solhutec, a Division of GEI Works is a manufacturer of flexible spill containment products. With a facility that builds a range of standard and custom products, we have assisted customers around the world in debris control, exclusions, redirecting, and containment. Check out our Boom Variety for more information.