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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 […]

Turnstile Aims to Hit Government Threat Targets

Last updated: Thursday, August 22, 2019

Lancashire based Security Solutions Northern has responded to the latest British Government guidelines to ‘place effective physical security of an asset by multi-layering different high security measures’ with terrorism levels still at ‘severe’. With that in mind Security Solutions looked to build on the success of its industry known SSTS 4000 turnstile, offering a robust, […]

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. […]

CLD Launches Latest Issue 8 Securus

Last updated: Wednesday, August 21, 2019

When LPCB introduced its new LPS 1175 Issue 8 security standard, CLD Fencing Systems opted to go back to the drawing board create a new style of security fencing that could delay the new attack styles and tools but at the same time would be quicker to install. Taking their Securus (AC) SR2 Fencing system, […]

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 […]

Gate Company is Fined over Death

Last updated: Wednesday, July 31, 2019

An electric gate company has been fined after a six-year-old boy was fatally crushed whilst playing on a sliding gate installed by the company. Leeds Crown Court heard how, on 31 October 2015, the boy was playing with friends on the gate of an underground car park on Leylands Road, Leeds, pushing it open and […]

Zaun Renews with Secured by Design

Last updated: Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Wolverhampton integrated perimeter, security and event overlay fencing specialist Zaun Limited is the latest company to renew its membership with Secured by Design (SBD), the national police crime prevention initiative. Zaun is a private British company founded in 1996, and with regional offices in France and Dubai. Zaun offers a complete service from initial site survey through […]

MEI Innovation Award for Rosehill Security

Last updated: Monday, July 15, 2019

A global manufacturer of perimeter security solutions has won the Most Innovative Security Product Award 2019 from a trade body for the major events sector. Major Events International (MEI) honoured Yorkshire-based Rosehill Security at the Major Events Summit for creating its Impakt Defender to protect sports fans, festival goers and major events spectators from the […]

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, […]