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ExMesh Adds SR2 Gate

Last updated: Thursday, February 15, 2018

A Hartlepool metal mesh manufacturer has bolstered its offering to the physical and perimeter security sector with the introduction of a new high security gate solution. The Expanded Metal Company has added a new SR2 gate system to its ExMesh range of security products. The new gate has been certified to Loss Prevention Standard (LPS) Security Rating (SR) […]

Wetlands Project Provides ‘Lung’

Last updated: Tuesday, February 6, 2018

An £8.7m visitor centre to open up access to one of the East End’s ‘open-air lungs’ has been completed at a strategic 500-acre Thames Water site. The Walthamstow Wetlands project allows visitors to enjoy and learn about the Walthamstow Reservoirs’ distinctive built and natural heritage, which is unique in London. Because the area includes water […]

Zaun Pushes Innovation at Intersec

Last updated: Sunday, January 21, 2018

British innovation is the focus for perimeter protection systems group Zaun as it unveils new products at the 20th staging of Intersec, which takes place from 21 to 23 January at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. Zaun will announce CorruSec SR3 and CorruSec Premier SR4, two new high-security fence systems that resist, for […]

Versatile New Railings

Last updated: Saturday, January 13, 2018

A high-quality alternative to traditional railing solutions that boasts the ability to reduce on-site installation times has been unveiled by F.H. Brundle. The innovative new Fortitude railings have been described as ‘one of the most versatile off-the-shelf handrail solutions on the market today’ by the leading wholesale distributor. Head of Marketing Paul Smith said: “The […]

Corries Joins ArmaWeave Four

Last updated: Tuesday, January 2, 2018

A fourth company has been accredited to install ArmaWeave, an approved high-security perimeter fencing system manufactured by Zaun. Specialist fencing installers JB Corrie has committed to training its site operatives in the installation methods for ArmaWeave developed by Zaun over time to make best use of its unique high-security woven fabric. Impressed with the versatility […]

British Prison Leads Drone War

Last updated: Tuesday, December 12, 2017

A Channel Island prison has become the first in the world to use a new system designed to stop drones smuggling drugs, weapons and other contraband over perimeter walls. A group of British companies has collaborated to install a comprehensive perimeter protection package at Les Nicolles Prison on Guernsey, including the new “Sky Fence” technology. […]

Crash Barriers Get New Metal Coat

Last updated: Wednesday, November 29, 2017

A range of crash barriers has been enhanced by the addition of a corrosion protection coating. Leading wholesaler FH Brundle has added the Magnelis metallic coating to its range of Armco crash barriers – a regular safety feature in factories, vehicle parks and industrial premises. Head of Marketing Paul Smith said: “We are always striving to […]

Pitches in at New £330m Campus

Last updated: Tuesday, November 21, 2017

A £330m state-of-the-art university is taking shape in Northampton, ready to open in 2018 with a floodlit all-weather pitch and three Multi-Use Games Areas for use by the community as well as students. Northamptonshire civil engineering firm Prestige Civil & Sports has begun construction of the sports pitches at Northampton University‘s Waterside Campus using Zaun sports fencing. […]

Special School Basketball Court

Last updated: Thursday, November 16, 2017

A basketball court at a Hampshire special school is up and running after a £4.4m project of remodelling and refurbishment. The main works were completed in August by W Stirland, a privately-owned construction company near Chichester. They involved the conversion and extension of the existing Victorian school building at Linden Education Centre in Aldershot, creating teaching […]

UltraSteel Maker Enters Top Track 250

Last updated: Monday, October 23, 2017

A Midlands steel manufacturer that boasts perimeter systems among its portfolio has entered a league table for mid-market growth companies for the first time. Hadley Group has entered The Grant Thornton Top Track 250 for the first time at number 225 after growing turnover to £127.7 million, with profits rising 22% to £11.3 million. The Midlands-based manufacturer produces […]