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Gallagher Security Beefs up UK Sales

Last updated: Tuesday, August 27, 2019

A global manufacturer of perimeter systems and access control products has beefed up its UK and Europe sales team with the two appointments boasting 33 years of industry experience between them. Gallagher Security has hired Matt Jones as business development manager (BDM) for London and the South East and Steve Natton, who takes on a technical […]

New Team Takes Over at Siddall and Hilton after Buy-Out

Last updated: Thursday, August 22, 2019

A new management team has taken the helm at welded mesh manufacturer Siddall and Hilton Products Ltd following a management buy-out. Supported by Yorkshire professional advisers, Clarion and RSM, the acquisition of holding and property companies Mantis Holdings Limited and Mantis Investments Limited, for an undisclosed sum, has resulted in the formation of a new […]

Heras Awaits Decision

Last updated: Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Heras is set to be acquired from the Irish based building materials giant CRH by Equistone Partners Europe one of Europe’s leading mid-market private equity firms. The company’s management team will also acquire a minority stake in the business and. Heras will continue to be led by Gilles Rabot, who joined the business in 2015. […]

DHF Challenges Industry

Last updated: Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Major trade organisation DHF (Door & Hardware Federation), has called on the industry to ‘do better’ with regards to training and compliance, following the death of a six-year-old boy who was crushed to death by an automated gate. The incident took place in an underground carpark on Leylands Road, Leeds, on 31 October 2015, and […]

Zaun & Rimal Partner in Oman

Last updated: Tuesday, July 2, 2019

One of the world’s premier high security perimeter protection integrators has struck a partnership agreement to better access growth markets in oil, gas and military in the Middle East. British-headquartered perimeter protection Zaun Group has partnered with the Rimal Global Group in Oman. Rimal Global group focuses on engineering, procurement, contracting and construction for renewable energy development, […]

Barkers Takes on a New Look

Last updated: Friday, June 7, 2019

Barkers Fencing have unveiled a new brand identity and logo. The company was first established in 1861 as W.H Barkers & Sons, manufacturing machinery for the mining industry. Since the 1980’s, Barkers have been manufacturing fencing at their one-stop-shop fabrication and metal treatment facility. ‘With a strong track record in securing maximum security environments and […]

ATG Access Link with Crowdguard

Last updated: Monday, June 3, 2019

ATG Access, the Merseyside based manufacturer of road blockers, bollards and vehicle barrier systems, has established a new partnership with event protection business Crowdguard. As part of the partnership, Crowdguard will be using Surface Guard, ATG’s latest  hostile vehicle mitigation solution, to secure temporary or semi-permanent events across the UK. Designed in response to the […]

Praise for Rolling Center

Last updated: Thursday, April 4, 2019

Rolling Center’s major expansion has been praised by Leed’s civic head. The Lord Mayor of Leeds, Coucillor Graham Latty, described the move by the gate hardware and access control company into a new hub at Whitehall Cross as being further evidence of investment in the city. ‘It is so pleasing to see companies such as […]

Barrier Components on the Road

Last updated: Thursday, March 28, 2019

Architectural hardware distributor, Barrier Components Ltd., is staging regional roadshows for fabricators and installers. The April events are being hosted by F H Brundle in association with gate system specialists Locinox and FAC. Roadshows are being held in five locations across the country between the 8th and 12th April with the aim of giving an […]