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£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 […]

Basildon Investment to Find Next Max Whitlock

Last updated: Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Basildon sport has received a shot in the arm following the opening of a near £1m scheme at Everyone Active’s Eversley Leisure Centre. Witham-based ETC Sports Surfaces has installed new 3G football pitches and floodlights for 11-, nine-, seven- and five-a-side football, while contractor Morgan Sindall focused on the centre’s internal development. The sports hall has been […]

Brundle in £10,000 Commission

Last updated: Monday, February 18, 2019

A leading wholesaler has kick-started its 130th anniversary by offering one lucky artist a £10,000 commission to produce an eye-catching and commemorative sculpture. F.H. Brundle has announced plans to run a sculpture competition to mark its milestone birthday as well as dedicate the artwork to the memory of Richard Brundle MBE (pictured), a former partner […]

Standards Give Zaun Bill of Health

Last updated: Monday, February 11, 2019

Production and customer processes at a leading steel fencing systems manufacturer have been through the mill of audits in recent weeks – by customers, the security ratings standards body and an international certification agency. Firstly, Zaun’s processes have been re-certified to the 2015 standard of ISO9001 by Bureau Veritas. The 2015 standard puts more emphasis than […]

Van Merksteijn UK Management Changes

Last updated: Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Van Merksteijn has announced changes to its UK management team. Steven Juszczyk, who has been part of the team for the past five years, has taken over as managing director of the fast expanding operation based at Crewe. Both Shaun Clarke and Lawrence Thomason,  who had been UK managing director and UK sales director, have […]

Hampton Makes Acquisition

Last updated: Friday, February 1, 2019

The manufacture of painted wire fencing under the Tinsley Green®, Rylock® and Sentinel® brands is to remain in the UK after Northamptonshire based Hampton reached agreement with Betafence. Under the deal signed today between Hampton Steel and Betafence, the green paint line in the Shepcote Lane factory in Sheffield will be dismantled and rebuilt in […]

Rosehill Signs Distributor

Last updated: Wednesday, January 30, 2019

A leading global manufacturer of perimeter security solutions has today signed an exclusive distributor to market its innovative range of hostile vehicle mitigation (HVM) barriers and perimeter security products in Denmark and Sweden . Sowerby Bridge-based Rosehill Security has partnered with Damasec Global Group to address the growing need to protect crowded spaces and perimeters in light of recent vehicle […]

Duralock Extends its Team

Last updated: Thursday, January 24, 2019

Oxfordshire based Duralock Performance Fencing has  appointed Matt Bartle as its new business development director. He joins the PVC-u fencing specialists with a brief to identify new opportunities for the business outside of the equestrian market. Matt has over 18 years’ experience in the sport industry, having worked for both Sport England and The Football […]