Kraken Oil Boom Floating Boom for Oil Spill Containment and Specifications oil boom manufactured in the USA

Offshore Boom Specifications

Kraken Offshore Oil Containment boom is a robust floating boom equipped for use in offshore, coastline, and fast moving water areas. Often implemented as part of an emergency spill response plan, these boom provide a quick barrier around spills to keep the spread of oil under control. Once in place, workboats and skimmers can enter the containment area to quickly recover spilled materials.

Kraken Offshore Floating Boom Specifications

Type Material Length Draft Freeboard Bottom Ballast Tension
Additional Options
Coastlines 22 oz. PVC 50' 20" 10" 5/16" 5/16"

Calm Water Boom

Moving Water boom

Custom Models Available



Coastlines 22 oz. PVC 100' 20" 10" 5/16" 5/16"
Offshore 22 oz. PVC 50' 24" 12" 5/16" 5/16"
Offshore 22 oz. PVC 100' 24" 12" 5/16" 5/16"

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Our Kraken Offshore and Coastline boom are manufactured specifically for use in demanding water locations and will boom containment oil spillfeature a heavier weight tension cable and bottom ballast chain. All components of the boom are marine grade for extended usein water conditions.

In addition to the offshore model, we also offer several varieites of boom in Calm Water and Moving Water models for control in calm areas. For there an other floating boom options, check out the Boom Containment Oil Spill Page.

Oil Boom Installation

  1. Lay Out Sections of Boom Along the Shoreline/Intended Deployment Location

  2. Connect Multiple Sections of Boom Together:

    • Slide Connectors joined together at the upper portion of the boom

    • Grommets aligned and connected throughout the entire skirt depth

    • Bottom shackles connected together along the bottom chain

  3. Tow the Boom into Location (often achieved via tow bridles)

  4. Anchor the Boom in your Location (Anchor Kits are available with anchors, chain, buoy, and painter rope)

  5. If the Bottom Skirt has Remained Tied Up, Release the Skirt to Complete the Installation Process

Complete Installation Guide

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