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RDS Protects London Energy Works

Last updated: Thursday, March 15, 2018

A rapidly-deployable temporary fence line has helped a construction giant deliver a key installation for National Grid to help meet London’s increasing energy needs. A new 400kV Gas Insulated Switchgear electricity substation has been constructed as part of the EAN Framework and connected to a £1bn 32km electricity superhighway deep below the capital. Perimeter security […]

Gallagher Beefs up Access Control

Last updated: Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Gallagher Security (Europe) has appointed a new business development manager for access control. Richard Huison, who joins from Vanderbilt Industries, said: “Gallagher are a key player in the security world and I’m pleased to be able to work for such an innovative company. “The role is developing a new area of focus and I am […]

Awards Listing After Heald MBE

Last updated: Monday, March 5, 2018

Debbie Heald, managing director of the security manufacturer Heald Ltd, has been awarded an MBE for her services to STEM and Export. Over the years Debbie and the business, set up in 1987 in Hornseas,  have been recognised in a number of industry and business awards including the Institute of Director Awards where Debbie was […]

Prison Drone Pioneers Perimeter Savings

Last updated: Friday, March 2, 2018

The integrated security team behind a British prison’s pioneering war against drones is to share its innovative and cost-saving approach with the UK Government. Les Nicolles Prison on Guernsey became the first in the world to use a new system designed to stop drones smuggling drugs, weapons and other contraband over perimeter walls. A group […]

FenceSafe Protects Lowry Landmark

Last updated: Thursday, March 1, 2018

When Bardsley Construction Limited started work on a new project that included the famous Crowther Street in Stockport they turned to CLD Fencing Systems approved contractor scheme member Wallbank Fencing Ltd to provide them with a temporary fencing solution to protect the historical aspects of the area. Crowther Street, just off Hillgate in the heart […]

CLD Joins National BIM Library

Last updated: Thursday, March 1, 2018

CLD Fencing Systems, one of the UK’s largest manufacturer and supplier of mesh systems and gates has partnered with RIBA to bring its range into the National BIM Library for the first time. With 23 different systems and 10 gate solutions, architects and clients are now able to bring models direct into their projects thanks […]

BeA Fuels Better Reliability

Last updated: Tuesday, February 27, 2018

BeA Fastening Systems is revamped its fuel cell technology to up in gas powered nailer reliability. The business, which ranks as one of Europe’s largest manufacturer of fastening technology, tools and consumables for construction and industrial-focused applications, has revamped and relaunched its existing range of fuel cells for first and second fix tools. Paul Shepherd, […]

Bomb Expert Appointed

Last updated: Wednesday, February 21, 2018

A bomb disposal expert has taken the latest step in his varied career at a metal railings and gates manufacturer. Billy Mayes, a former bomb disposal engineer in the British Army, has joined Alpha Rail as a site operative. Billy left the Army in 2006, then retrained to work in the charity sector supporting the homeless […]

EasyGates Strengthens Technical Team Line-up

Last updated: Tuesday, February 20, 2018

EasyGates Direct, the nationwide electric gate and garage door automation, access control and safety supplier has recruited an assistant technical manager. Sav Xiourrouppas has worked for EasyGates Direct for five years as a sales and technical advisor in a team of six. The requirement for the new role is to ensure EasyGates Direct continues to […]

ExMesh Adds SR2 Gate

Last updated: Thursday, February 15, 2018

A Hartlepool metal mesh manufacturer has bolstered its offering to the physical and perimeter security sector with the introduction of a new high security gate solution. The Expanded Metal Company has added a new SR2 gate system to its ExMesh range of security products. The new gate has been certified to Loss Prevention Standard (LPS) Security Rating (SR) […]