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Major Contracts for ArmaWeave

Last updated: Tuesday, May 21, 2019

The UK’s largest water and waste company has awarded two multi-million-pound perimeter protection contracts to security fencing systems manufacturer Zaun Ltd. Thames Water Utilities extended its Security and Emergency Measures Direction framework agreement with Zaun for the supply and installation of security fencing and gates for a further two years as part of the current Asset Management […]

Longleat Pride at Big Cat Homes

Last updated: Tuesday, April 30, 2019

A massive investment in several big cat and large carnivore enclosures has come to fruition at one of the UK’s most popular safari parks. Longleat Safari Park in Wiltshire embarked on the major upgrade over three years ago to create an enhanced visitor experience while ensuring the absolute safety for both man and animal. Longleat turned […]

Wolverhampton Pioneers New Boost in Burial Plots

Last updated: Thursday, April 25, 2019

Stylish steel fencing has been installed around a new Staffordshire cemetery, the first in a number to provide much-needed additional burial plots nationwide. Mesh fencing manufacturer Zaun Ltd has supplied 180m of its Gemini convex fencing, installed by fellow Wolverhampton business Steelway Fensecure around the new cemetery in nearby Essington. West Midlands headquartered plc Respects Bereavement Services is […]

Zaun’s ‘World First’ Fence

Last updated: Tuesday, April 16, 2019

A key customer requirement has driven a steel mesh fencing manufacturer to a probable world-beating performance in security tests. A development fencing system based on Zaun Ltd’s CorruSec resisted serious attempts at forced entry for over 20 minutes with tools including reciprocating saws and angle grinders in independent tests by Buildings Research Establishment (BRE) assessors. “We believe […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]