04 February 2015

Biomedical Center protected by Aperio wireless lock technology

Aperio wireless lock technology has been installed in the Biomedical Center, which will carry out research on organ replacement and regeneration The facility’s new doors have been fitted with ASSA ABLOY’s Aperio E100 and E100 Premium escutcheons, in addition to EL160 electric strikes. The Aperio Technology enables access control providers to integrate non-wired doors with mechanical locks[…]

  • 04 February 2015

29 January 2015

ASSA ABLOY UK brands UNION and Yale at The Hardware Show 2015

ASSA ABLOY UK brands UNION and Yale at The Hardware Show 2015 Representatives from both brands will exhibit on stand H8, at the event held at Citywest Hotel, Dublin from 15th to 16th February, offering some hands-on experience with some of their most popular products. The Hardware Show 2015 Representatives from ASSA ABLOY UK brands[…]

  • 29 January 2015

27 January 2015

Demystifying fire safety legislation for multiple occupied houses

The size, layout and occupants of a building are the most important considerations for anyone designing a fire detection system, and are usually the key indicators of which legislation the system must comply with. BS 5839: Fire Detection and Fire Alarm Systems BS 5839, for example, is the British Standard for Fire Detection and Fire[…]

  • 27 January 2015

12 January 2015

Security door from Abloy approved by LPCB

The new Abloy Door provides access control and security Fire rated to standards BS 479 Part 22 and EN 1634-1:2000, the Abloy security door has been manufactured with an EL160 Mechanical Lock Case with automatic deadlocking and a Lever Handle Set. The door-set has also been constructed with a Panic Bar and Protec2 Euro Profile[…]

  • 12 January 2015

06 January 2015

Padlocks from Abloy achieve UK-first standard

LPCB certification has been awarded to padlocks from Abloy Abloy’s Series 6 range has gained a UK first for padlocks, achieving LPS 1654 Issue 1 SR Level 4 from the LPCB. Working within the Building Research Establishment (BRE) and alongside government and industry suppliers, the LPCB sets out guidelines that ensure security products operate to[…]

  • 06 January 2015

18 December 2014

The right security and access control measures for asset protection

External security Security against the risk of burglary can be an extremely challenging task. There may be a number of access points to protect, and whatever measures are in place must not prevent the safe access and egress for the occupants of the building. A recent survey carried out by the Home Office1 uncovered some[…]

  • 18 December 2014

08 December 2014

Lorient sealing systems showcased at biggest Middle East construction event

Lorient met both new customers and existing ones at The Big 5 Construction Show in Dubai. They took a number of bookings for customers to utilise its newly launched Technical and Testing Services facility in the UK – especially the Acoustic Transmission Suite. Lorient door sealing systems have been exhibited at The Big 5 Construction[…]

  • 08 December 2014

27 November 2014

New DORMA electronic access control brochure

DORMA has published a new electronic access control brochure Security is a critical element in the design and construction of modern buildings, and electronic access control is an increasingly popular specification for architects and designers, with electronic fob and ID card systems offering enhanced security and flexibility compared with mechanical key systems. Combining proven, quality[…]

  • 27 November 2014

24 November 2014

Aperio locking system integrated with Xplan V9.x from ACS Ltd

The latest Aperio wireless cylinders, PINpad escutcheon and the L100 complete wireless security lock, have all been integrated into the xPLAN product line. The Aperio all-in-one gateway controller is compatible alongside the Xplan v9.x software, as well as Aperio battery powered locking devices combining the function of an 8-way long range wireless IP hub with[…]

  • 24 November 2014

19 November 2014

PROTEC2 padlocks and cylinders fitted at water facilities

The locks and cylinders fall in line with government legislation Comprising of Essex andamp; Suffolk Water and Northumbrian Water, the Group provides wastewater and sewerage services to the community, as well as fresh tap water to over 2.5 million people. Lincoln Security and Chelmsford Locksmiths installed over 5,000 units to reservoir hatches, perimeter gates and[…]

  • 19 November 2014