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Birkdale Launches Durapost Installer Scheme

Last updated: Saturday, April 18, 2020

Gate and fencing accessories supplier Birkdale, has launced its DuraPost® Trained Installer Scheme. Based on the company’s innovative steel fence post system, installers can receive product and installation training, as well as a range of other business benefits and rewards. Currently free to join for a limited time, the DuraPost Trained Installer Scheme provides installers […]

ExMesh Takes Step Forward

Last updated: Thursday, April 9, 2020

The Expanded Metal Company has strengthened its offering to the security and construction sector after achieving new certification for its ExMesh™ Securilath™ product range. Securilath™ is now the only security mesh range to be certified by the Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB) when applied to metal stud, timber stud and block walls. The enhancements were […]

Barrier Components Up Product Solutions

Last updated: Friday, April 3, 2020

With over 30 years experience in the industry Barrier Components have few equals when it comes to sourcing, testing and stocking gate hardware. The list of products inlcudes cantilever and tracked gate systems, bi-folds and swing gate hardware, aimed at offering a range to suit a multitude of applications. Now the Purfleet based company has […]

Gate Safe Offers Distance Learning

Last updated: Wednesday, April 1, 2020

In response to the current COVID-19 outbreak, Gate Safe, the charity which campaigns for improved standards of safety for automated gates, is launching a distance learning version of its Gate Safe Aware course. The training module as launched on March 30 and provides installers and others interested in improving their understanding of automated gate safety, […]

DHF Put Training on Hold

Last updated: Thursday, March 26, 2020

Please note that DHF has cancelled all face-to-face training courses and meetings and will follow Government advice as to when courses and meetings will continue. DHF is actively updating official social media portals with daily information via Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. Follow us for any news and updates we release during this time. ‘As usual, […]

Covid-19 – Latest Updates From AFI and DHF

Last updated: Thursday, March 26, 2020

Trade bodies are maintaining an ‘information feed’ to both the perimeter protection and access control industries in a bid to keep abreast of the daily changes in circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak. Both the Association of Fencing Industries (AFI) and the DHF representing those involved in automated gates and barriers were aiming to stream essential […]

Zaun uplifts SR range to latest BRE standard

Last updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2020

High security perimeter systems manufacturer Zaun has uplifted all of its Security Ratings (SR) range to the latest certifications from the Buildings Research Establishment (BRE). BRE has revised its SRs to Loss Prevention Standard (LPS) 1175 as certified by the Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB) and listed in their Red Book. The latest revision of […]

Lawsons Acquire AVS Fencing

Last updated: Monday, February 24, 2020

Major supplier AVS Fencing and Landscaping Supplies has been acquired by Lawsons Holdings Ltd – Lawsons Timber, Building & Fencing Supplies. Lawsons is a well-known family owned business operating from 17 branches throughout London and the South East. AVS will retain its brand identity and continue to operate separately under the direction of its managing […]

DHF Puts Training Online

Last updated: Thursday, February 20, 2020

In response to the continuing COVID-19 issue, Door & Hardware Federation (DHF) has launched its digital training facility, enabling its audience to purchase training courses, online. DHF shutdown its face-to-face training on March 23. With training very much the ‘backbone’ of DHF’s function, it has been essential to adapt to changing circumstances, as head of […]

ATG Protects ‘The Jewel’

Last updated: Wednesday, February 19, 2020

The ‘Jewel’ complex at Singapore’s Changi Airport has been given a perimeter protection make over, thanks to manufacturer of road blockers, bollards and vehicle barriers, ATG Access. Having scooped the title of the world’s best airport for seven years running, Changi has strengthened its position with the launch of Jewel – a mixed-use, lifestyle hub […]