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Standards Bodies 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 […]

New Boss Puts Focus on Cyber Threat

Last updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The growing cyber threat is the target for the new man at the helm of Gallagher Security (Europe), whose vision is to equip companies and authorities to combat it. Richard Huison has stepped up to general manager for UK & Europe a year after joining Gallagher from Vanderbilt Industries access control brand ACT. He believes […]

Design Software Avoids Costly Mistakes

Last updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2019

A revolutionary real-time design tool that delivers free quotes and detailed drawings in minutes has been launched. FH Brundle has designed Liveconfigurator to cut out costly mistakes and save fabricators, designers, installers and architects valuable time. Marketing manager Paul Smith said: “Liveconfigurator is simple to use and will generate a quote for our stainless steel and glass balustrade systems […]

Olympic & Orient Welcome for Leyton Sports Centre

Last updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2019

An Olympic Gold medallist and two products of the Leyton Orient youth system have opened a new pavilion and sports centre at Ive Farm Sports Ground in East London. Hockey midfielder Helen Richardson-Walsh MBE opened the Feel Good Too sports centre alongside Orient defender Sam Ling, goalkeeper Charlie Grainger and ribbon cutter Clare Coghill, the […]

FaCT Course Dates

Last updated: Friday, January 11, 2019

Fencing and Construction Training have released details of courses being staged during January and February. More than 100 separate training courses are being held by FaCT at centres around the UK. This comes in response to a growing demand for training with the industry facing a skill shortage. Full daetails are below and to enquire […]

Gallagher Aids University Security

Last updated: Thursday, January 10, 2019

Students and staff at a university in the heart of London are being kept safe by smart software that monitors and controls a million door movements a month. King’s College London (KCL) has evolved its security capabilities over the past decade since adopting the Gallagher Command Centre system across the entire college in place of […]

RDS Innovations Add Flexibility

Last updated: Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Two new innovations have made the premier rapid-deploy perimeter protection system even quicker to install. Steel fencing manufacturer Zaun Limited has designed a new QuickFit post system for its multi award-winning Rapid Deployment System (RDS), that was first created for political conferences and forms part of the National Barrier Asset. And they have pre-assembled a […]