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New Gate Safety Fear

Last updated: Sunday, May 12, 2019

A national survey undertaken by Gate Safe, which reviewed more than 100 automated gates in a commercial setting, has revealed that over 90% of the installations reviewed were deemed unsafe and failed to meet the agreed safety protocol for an automated gate. The survey included 49 sliding and 65 swing gates and while the safety […]

Longleat Pride at Big Cat Homes

Last updated: Tuesday, April 30, 2019

A massive investment in several big cat and large carnivore enclosures has come to fruition at one of the UK’s most popular safari parks. Longleat Safari Park in Wiltshire embarked on the major upgrade over three years ago to create an enhanced visitor experience while ensuring the absolute safety for both man and animal. Longleat turned […]

Wolverhampton Pioneers New Boost in Burial Plots

Last updated: Thursday, April 25, 2019

Stylish steel fencing has been installed around a new Staffordshire cemetery, the first in a number to provide much-needed additional burial plots nationwide. Mesh fencing manufacturer Zaun Ltd has supplied 180m of its Gemini convex fencing, installed by fellow Wolverhampton business Steelway Fensecure around the new cemetery in nearby Essington. West Midlands headquartered plc Respects Bereavement Services is […]

Zaun’s ‘World First’ Fence

Last updated: Tuesday, April 16, 2019

A key customer requirement has driven a steel mesh fencing manufacturer to a probable world-beating performance in security tests. A development fencing system based on Zaun Ltd’s CorruSec resisted serious attempts at forced entry for over 20 minutes with tools including reciprocating saws and angle grinders in independent tests by Buildings Research Establishment (BRE) assessors. “We believe […]

Gallagher Security Bolsters Top Team

Last updated: Monday, April 8, 2019

A global security giant continues to bolster its top team in preparation for the retirement of its long-standing chief executive and chairman. Gallagher has promoted Mark Junge to Global General Manager for its highly successful security division from his most recent role as chief operating officer. Junge has been with Gallagher for more than 13 […]

Rosehill Security Enters US Market

Last updated: Monday, April 8, 2019

A leading global manufacturer of perimeter security solutions has announced an agreement  to distribute its range of crowd safety and event security barriers and blocks in the US for the first time. Sowerby Bridge-based Rosehill Security has signed an agreement with ARX Perimeters (ARX) to sell its innovative range of hostile vehicle mitigation (HVM) barriers and perimeter security products Specialising in 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 […]

£500k Loan Boosts VSB Production

Last updated: Monday, April 1, 2019

A security products firm based in West Yorkshire has secured a £500,000 loan from Mercia Fund Managers to step up production of its range of hostile vehicle mitigation (HVM) barriers made from recycled rubber. Rosehill Security, which is based in Sowerby Bridge, has received the funding from NPIF – Mercia Debt Finance, which is managed […]

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 […]

Gallagher Seeks Channel Partners

Last updated: Tuesday, March 19, 2019

A global access control and perimeter security brand is recruiting new channel partners to distribute and install its product range – and is using a major new exhibition to step up the hunt. Gallagher Security (Europe) will devote its stand (SE163) at The Security Event from 9-11 April 2019 at The NEC Birmingham to sign […]