Trailer Mounted Attenuator

vortextmaThe Vorteq is a trailer mounted attenuator for use on stationary or moving shadow support vehicles with a minimum weight of 10,000 lbs. The trailer mounted attenuator meets all mandatory and optional tests for NCHRP 350, Test Level 3. The Vorteq is designed to help absorb rear-end impacts at speeds up to 62 mph

The Vorteq is comprised of a lightweight tube-in-tube frame rail and a wheel/axle assembly. It attaches to most support vehicles with a 20 ton pintle hook and 7 pin lighting connector. The Vorteq’s open frame design facilitates easy inspection and maintenance.