Leading UK security brands form new High Security & Safety Group

Leading security brands Chubb Locks Custodial Services (CLCS), Intelligent Locking Systems (ILS) and Pickersgill-Kaye (Kaye) have formed as the High Security & Safety group, a new division of ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions UK & Ireland. As strong, heritage brands in the high security and rail industries, CLCS, ILS and Kaye each offer their own specialisms and sector expertise. By bringing…

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Is Funding Harming Public Safety and Security?

When restricted by budget, safety and security standards can waver. Karen Trigg, business development manager at Allegion UK, discusses how to overcome financial challenges, and why large budgets shouldn’t legitimise complacency. Addressing budgetary restrictions in public, government-owned buildings has become a challenge. When stories hit the news about failing fire safety standards or poor security, the root of the cause…

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Nortech’s booster tags are a seamless solution for vehicle and driver access identification

People and vehicle access control specialist Nortech is now offering long-range vehicle and driver identification tags to grant seamless access to approaching vehicles. Designed to accompany the popular TRANSIT reader range from Nedap, the tags are ideal for use in staff car parks, for priority vehicle control, industrial site access control, fleet and parking management. Key features include simultaneous driver…

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Nortech Parking Systems still the best choice for top boutique hotel

Access control system specialist Nortech has recently seen a luxury hotel in Bath update its car park by replacing its existing Nortech FeeMaster system with the latest specification. Nortech’s FeeMaster range was installed by access control system experts APT Security Systems, which is currently updating its past application of the FeeMaster system, so that staff can continue to monitor use…

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OPTEX’S ENHANCED VERSION OF ITS LONG-RANGE LiDAR IS NOW AVAILABLE

OPTEX, the leading manufacturer of detection solutions, has developed new versions of its product firmware and configuration software for its award-winning laser sensor, REDSCAN RLS-3060 series, that brings greater functionality to the existing models. Version 8.0 of the RLS-3060 series firmware and REDSCAN Manager feature a number of upgrades for the long-range, 190 degrees 2D LiDAR series. Both models, the…

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Getting a handle on heavy duty door systems with Pickersgill-Kaye

Pickersgill-Kaye, an ASSA ABLOY Group brand one of the most trusted names in access control solutions, are experts in providing quality, high frequency handles. Focusing on high security, the handles have been built to survive the wear and tear applied to heavy duty door sets operating in busy sites like educational facilities, hospitals and offices. To meet security requirements the…

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Creating an Electro-Mechanical School

Schools are continuing to upgrade security measures for pupil safety. However, on top of all the fundamental challenges schools face, implementing well-rounded and effective security solutions can seem a great difficulty. Andrew Shaw, architectural consultant for AllegionUK, discusses the advantages of electro-mechanical solutions. Schools can equate to some of the most complex security challenges for architects, specifiers and school officials…

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AC launches 3xLOGIC’s award-winning solutions including integrated infinias® access control, VIGIL Video Management, and TRENDS Business Intelligence Platform

Functionality, simplicity and scalability of cloud-based security technology providing easy-to-use surveillance and business intelligence solutions that seamlessly integrate video, access control, and disparate data such as ATM, Point-of-Sale and analytics complements sister company PAC’s existing range of access control solutions 3xLOGIC,Inc., a leadingprovider of integrated, intelligent security solutions, and athree-time DeloitteTechnology Fast 500™winner, today announced the availability of its portfolio…

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Amulet secures exclusive deal with Concorde Security to offer market leading security technology

Amulet, the specialist intelligence-led security division of Churchill Services Group, has announced its signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Singapore’s Concorde Security to collaborate on the development of smart security solutions. Under the “I-Guarding Global Alliance”, Amulet will be working to identify and promote global standards for replicable, scalable, and sustainable business models and solutions using advanced technologies…

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Codelocks CL4520 smart lock makes its debut in the market

Codelocks’ CL4520 smart lock combines convenience, flexibility and a powerful mortice lock with a double cylinder. This fresh, new lock is ideal for buildings and environments that experience high traffic or for busy Building Managers seeking to streamline their activities. Presenting the same lever and keypad as the popular CL4510 lock, the CL4520 takes security to the next level. It…

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