30 March 2015

UK Patent for FFE light cancellation technology

New light cancellation technology for FFE Fireray range FFE patented light cancellation technology The new light cancellation technology works by actively monitoring ambient light levels on the detector and ‘subtracting’ them away from the ‘real’ signal. This allows the detector to work under the most difficult light conditions, including sunlight, sodium lamps and fluorescent lighting.[…]

  • 30 March 2015

27 March 2015

Security requirements of the financial sector

FINANCIAL SECURITY How recent developments in technology can create a fully integrated solution for maximum protection as well as reducing energy requirements. Integrated access control with Abloy UK Security within the financial sector has evolved over the last few decades. With threats from thieves and terrorists seemingly ever increasing, banks and other financial institutions have[…]

  • 27 March 2015

23 March 2015

Access control system specified for university accommodation

The University of Aberdeen has benefited from the installation of ASSA ABLOY’s Aperio access control system The University of Aberdeen’s student village, Hilhead, has recently benefited from a £10 million refurbishment programme. As part of the project, several accommodation blocks – including Esslemont, Hector Boece and Burnett House – were renovated to include modern facilities.[…]

  • 23 March 2015

11 March 2015

Wireless lock technology incorporated in university access control system

HafenCity University’s new access control system has been incorporated with ASSA ABLOY’s Aperio wireless lock technology Located on the southern bank of the Grasbrook. a redevelopment area in Hamburg, HafenCity’s new university establishment has been built for use by over 2,000 students and 460 members staff. The new building includes seminar rooms, laboratories and offices[…]

  • 11 March 2015

20 February 2015

New access control system from Abloy UK

Abloy UK has launched its latest access control system, OPTIMA The OPTIMA range features handle escutcheons, wall readers, locker locks, energy savers, battery operated lock cases, lift control, electronic cylinders and panic hardware. It is available in four different platforms, including software and non-software based access control. The system can be worked through a web-based[…]

  • 20 February 2015

10 February 2015

CLIQ security system updated by Abloy

Abloy UK has worked to improve its CLIQ security system by enhancing and adding features to its PROTEC2 CLIQ Key and Cylinder Users are able to remove lost or stolen keys from Abloy’s CLIQ system. The system also provides audit trails on cylinders and padlocks. Its memory capacity has been revised to enable users to[…]

  • 10 February 2015

06 February 2015

Aperio wireless lock technology designed to be cost-effective

Aperio wireless lock technology has been designed to enable locks to function by battery A lock that includes ASSA ABLOY’s Aperio wireless lock technology is powered by lithium battery. Therefore, unlike magnetic locks, they do not need to be connected to the mains. Because of this, the locks are not being continuously powered throughout periods[…]

  • 06 February 2015

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