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3 Stars of Orion
14th May 2021
Hardware specialist VBH has added to its family of greenteQ profile cylinders, having introduced the new Orion 3 star barrel. Orion is tested to TS007 and is rated as a 3 star profile cylinder. This means that it offers full … Continue reading
3D Group’s Range of Key Machines
14th May 2021
3D Group are proud to supply a range of the best key machines available to the automotive industry, with a wide range of prices to suit any business. We also provide all the advice you need to set up a … Continue reading
UAP’s Locking Systems Provide The Key To Convenience And Security At The University Of Hull
14th May 2021
With students relying on expensive laptops and mobile phones for both their social lives and their studies, ensuring student accommodation is safe and secure has become more important than ever. But, when planning the security strategy for student living developments, … Continue reading
The Night Edition
14th May 2021
dormakaba Launches Stunning New Fittings Bringing clarity and light to interior spaces with their glass solutions, dormakaba, has added a stylish new range of matt black fittings to its glass door range. Available for hinged, pivoted and sliding doors, the … Continue reading
The devil’s in the decal…
14th May 2021
CaravanID is a community driven crime prevention and property recovery initiative tackling caravan and motorhome theft. The company’s scheme provides its members with unique and highly visible ID markings for their vehicles that can be looked up via their free … Continue reading
Making the Grade
30th April 2021
In the current economic climate there is a temptation for retailers, installers and manufacturers to engage in a race to the bottom.  Ultimately this race will lead to so called “safes” that are nothing more than glorified cash boxes that … Continue reading
Snickers Workwear Stretch Shorts – For Street-Smart Comfort This Summer
30th April 2021
Brand NEW Men’s and Women’s Work Shorts for the flexible working environment – designed for superior comfort and freedom of movement. Combining 4-way stretch fabric that delivers working comfort all day with street-smart, slim-fit designs, Snickers Work Shorts are great … Continue reading
“Our job is to make sure that van thieves cannot do their job”
30th April 2021
Theft of trade tools and vehicles are not only devastating acts of crime, but can cause short term and long term damage to business; the immediate impact being that of the initial theft but the long term being loss of … Continue reading
New guide to conformity marking and third-party testing published by GAI and DHF
30th April 2021
A new technical briefing has been launched to keep door hardware professionals at the forefront of changes to conformity marking. The Guidance on conformity marking, third party testing, assessment and certification technical briefing, written by the Guild of Architectural Ironmongers … Continue reading
dormakaba Launches New Features for Popular KTV Revolving Door
29th April 2021
Leading supplier of security and entrance systems solutions, dormakaba, has upgraded its KTV Revolving Door system, which now offers improved installation times and a new automatic Night Shield. With the dormakaba Direct Drive, the KTV Revolving Doors now feature an … Continue reading
Prioritising digital solutions in the housing industry
29th April 2021
For installers across the housing industry, the past twelve months have not been without their challenges – new ways of working and processes have been adopted, while social distancing and stay-at-home orders have added a new layer of complexity to … Continue reading
240 years of Squire
16th April 2021
As British lock maker Squire celebrates 240 years, we recall some of the many defining moments in the company’s remarkable history starting with the World War years. This article is based on archive material and personal memories documented by the … Continue reading
CDVI Launches Mobile Credentials for ATRIUM
16th April 2021
Smartphone-powered access control with five validation methods Leading access control technology manufacturer CDVI has announced the release of its new Mobile-PASS product. It enables smart devices to be used as access tokens. Mobile-PASS works alongside the new ATRIUM A22K controller … Continue reading
Safe installers: how to make ‘working from home’ work for you…
16th April 2021
With Covid-19 restrictions slowly but surely easing, a certain amount of normality seems to be on the horizon. However, one aspect of the pandemic has been predicted to outlast any other, and that’s working from home. On top of extra … Continue reading