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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 […]

Locinox in Access Keypad First

Last updated: Monday, April 2, 2018

Locinox is taking its first steps in the outdoor electronic access control industry with the launch of its SlimStone keypad. This latest addition to its range is seen as an important step in product development. As one of the trendsetting players in the fencing business, the strategy to develop a high quality keypad is actually […]

EasyGates’ Free Offer on GTE Force Testers

Last updated: Saturday, March 31, 2018

EasyGates Direct, the electric gate automation, access control and safety supplier are offering discounted KMG series force tester re-calibrations during April 2018. Following the successful launch of EasyGates Direct re-calibration service in July of last year for both the GTE KMG-LITE and KMG-2000 force testers, the West Midlands company is now an additional discount of […]

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 […]

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 […]

Cova Withdraws from DHF

Last updated: Wednesday, February 14, 2018

A major UK manufacturer of automated gate systmens has opted to leave one of the leading industry associations, the DHF, over its concerns about ‘mechanisms and publicised processes’. Cova Security Gates Ltd (CSG) has announced the withdrawal of its membership saying that it has not taken this decision  ‘lightly and have come to conclude that […]