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SafetyFlex Takes Top Award for Second Time

Last updated: Friday, December 20, 2019

A British manufacturer of anti-terrorism bollards has picked up a leading international award for the second year running. Coventry-based Safetyflex Barriers landed the Product of the Year award at the Australian Security Industry Awards for its 9-40 Truckstopper Bollard – the first time any company has won the accolade two years in succession. The award […]

White Hire Boosts Zaun

Last updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2019

A pioneering perimeter systems manufacturer has recruited a new business development manager to join in January. Steel fencing manufacturer Zaun Ltd has appointed Mat White from Highway Care Security Solutions. Zaun boasts a long-standing working relationship with White extending back over many years. For the past five years, he has been at Highway Care, initially […]

Zedlock Range into the Market

Last updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Gate lock manufacturer Zedlock has launched a range of high security gates. The West Sussex company has designed from the ground-up and included what it describes as ‘a range of innovative security features’. Aimed at securing compounds, driveways and yards where valuable equipment is stored, the core crietria was the desire to create an easy-to-operate […]

Parking Facilities Purchased

Last updated: Monday, September 30, 2019

Hill and Smith Holdings PLC announce the acquisition of Parking Facilities. Parking Facilities are one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of parking control equipment. Designing and manufacturing custom built gates and automatic barriers at their facility in Staffordshire. Based on the outskirts of Tamworth, Parking Facilities now becones part of Barkers Fencing, ATG Access, Bristorm, […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]