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AFI Joins Up with Gate Safe

Last updated: Saturday, October 20, 2018

The Association of Fencing Industries (AFI), the industry’s trade association, is publicly backing the Gate Safe initiative by becoming an official Gate Safe supporter. AFI members currently number 200 and includes fencing contractors, manufacturers and installers, in addition to the specialist sub-groups the Electric Security Fencing Federation and the Electric Fence Association, all of whom […]

DHF Expands in Line with Growth

Last updated: Monday, September 24, 2018

DHF (Door & Hardware Federation) has created a new commercial department, established to support the organisation’s on-going growth, and in particular, its training progranmmes. Marketing manager, Patricia Sowsbery-Stevens (pictured), has been promoted to the post of commercial manager, and will oversee the new department’s development, with an emphasis on streamlining training course booking processes and […]

One Day Safety Course Introduced

Last updated: Tuesday, September 4, 2018

DHF (Door and Hardware Federation) is launching a new one-day Automated Gate Safety Certificate Course, aimed at automated gate and traffic barrier installation and maintenance operatives. The course will also be open to sales people, who may wish to expand their knowledge. Available to both members and non-members, the course will launch on 3rd October. […]

Zedlock Locks into Market

Last updated: Sunday, July 8, 2018

Zedlock has launched an all-new gate lock designed for the industrial sector. The stainless steel bolt has a 70mm throw claimed by the West Sussex company as “ideal for large gates.” The Zedlock is manually operated and is designed as an alternative to the sliding bar and padlock system commonly used on industrial gates. The […]

‘Evolution’ in Parking from UBS

Last updated: Monday, June 11, 2018

A new surface mounted barrier base that can be rapidly deployed has been unveiled by Universal Barrier Solutions Ltd (UBS). UBS has launched the Evolution pre-formed, surface mounted barrier island to save the security and parking industries valuable time and money in installing barriers quicker and easier. UBS MD John Pye said “We are delighted to bring this product […]

Two Added to Cova Board

Last updated: Thursday, May 17, 2018

Cova Security Gates, a leading manufacturer of quality perimeter security equipment, have announced appointments to its board of dierctors. Being recognised for its continued innovation and commitment to customer service these appointments come at a significant time for Cova, as it celebrates 30 years in business. Both are from within the business. Adrian Lewis’ position […]

Barrier Gives Rapid VAW Defence

Last updated: Friday, May 4, 2018

Sports fans and festival goers will enjoy greater peace of mind from vehicle as a weapon (VAW) attacks with the arrival of a new lightweight rapid-deploy vehicle security barrier (VSB). The Rapid Defender temporary VSB was deployed in minutes to protect spectators and competitors from VAW threat at the London Marathon and at football stadia […]

Coach Fuel Thieves Foiled by Pulse Fence

Last updated: Wednesday, May 2, 2018

A Shropshire coach company has beaten the fuel thieves who threatened to wreck their business after 100 years of operation by the same family. AT Brown (Coaches) Ltd of Telford installed monitored pulse fencing (MPF) to prevent break-ins, where burglars were syphoning off diesel from coaches. SPG Security Systems UK Ltd from Crewe installed an […]

Zaun Buys EyeLynx IPR and Assets

Last updated: Friday, April 27, 2018

Zaun Limited has acquired all the intellectual property rights (IPR) and assets of EyeLynx Limited after the voluntary liquidation of its former subsidiary. Zaun will continue the business under the trading name of Zaun Technology, which will be part of the multi-award-winning perimeter protection systems Zaun Group. The EyeLynx range of security software services and […]

Heald’s Matador Takes Terror Award

Last updated: Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Heald’s sliding bollard system, the Matador, has won the Perimeter Protection Award at the Counter Terror Awards 2018. The ceremony, which took place during the Security & Counter Terror Expo at the Olympia in London, was presented by Rt. Hon Sir Michael Fallon. The Counter Terror Awards seek to recognise the efforts of both public […]