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DHF celebrates 10 years of ‘gold standard’ TS 007
4th March 2022
Door & Hardware Federation is celebrating 10 years of TS 007, and in so doing, reflecting upon its continuing reputation as the ‘gold standard’ for cylinder lock security.  Launched in 2011, the kitemark standard continues to provide assurance to domestic … Continue reading
“Everything you expect from a 3* cylinder, except the price…”
4th March 2022
Many will regard Bolton as humble, down-to-earth and home to some of our most-loved and laughed at comedians, legendary steeplejack Fred Dibnah (down-to-earth whilst on top of a tower) and Warbutons bread. The fact that this Lancashire location is one … Continue reading
Carlisle Brass, security you can trust
21st February 2022
Our Cylinder Workshop team plays a major role here for Carlisle Brass and our Eurospec products. We are focused on the design, sourcing, marketing, and distribution of branded building products to the construction industry. With commercial security and hardware at … Continue reading
TS007 Solutions and Considerations
8th July 2021
Although introduced in 2011, it was not until the publication of Approved Document Q: Security – Dwellings in 2015, that the requirement to install products covered by TS007 on new dwellings in England and Wales became part of the guidance … Continue reading
Ultion locks used by police to protect homes
25th June 2021
Ultion, Brisant Secure’s famous premium lock, is helping to secure vulnerable homes in at-risk areas as part of the Safer Streets police initiative. The Safer Streets scheme provides funding for Police Crime Commissioners across Britain to make safe hotspot areas … Continue reading
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
MTL™300: Mul-T-Lock’s high-security, patented locking solution
22nd February 2021
Security specialist Mul-T-Lock has launched MTL™300, a high-security yet affordable locking solution for both residential and small-to-medium business customers. The new cylinder platform is based on field-proven technology that enables it to be patented from day one, all the way … Continue reading
SALTO Neo electronic cylinder gains BSI Enhanced Level IoT Kitemark™
8th February 2021
  SALTO Systems, world leaders in wire-free networked, wireless, cloud and smart phone based access control solutions; announce that the SALTO Neo electronic cylinder is their latest product to gain the coveted BSI Enhanced Level IoT Kitemark™ for access control … Continue reading
SALTO Releases New Neo Cylinder
10th July 2020
SALTO Systems, a leading manufacturer of electronic access control solutions, has released the SALTO Neo Cylinder – a new electronic cylinder that offers more features and better functionality than any other cylinder on the market. VIDEO: The compact SALTO … Continue reading
Mul-T-Lock’s Break Secure® 3DS cylinder excels when put to the test
12th June 2020
With 73% of all domestic burglaries occurring through a door[1], it is now more important than ever that maximum-security locks are in place to offer protection from potential break-ins. Mul-T-Lock’s coveted Break Secure® 3DS anti-snap cylinder has been specially designed … Continue reading
Mila Adds Sold Secure Diamond 3* Security Cylinder to Prosecure Range
17th February 2020
Part of Mila’s proven and hugely popular ProSecure hardware range, the newly launched BSI 3* Kitemark cylinder gives fabricators a simple way of complying with the latest TS007 security hardware requirements, as well as a powerful new sales opportunity. Anti-drill, … Continue reading
ERA Fortress Offers Ultimate Peace of Mind
15th February 2020
With sales growing year on year, the Fortress cylinder from security specialist, ERA, is a popular choice amongst locksmiths looking to offer customers the highest level of protection against break-ins. Featuring six hardened high security pins, the lock has been … Continue reading
Sustainable new key management solutions for Dundee and Angus College
30th September 2019
Dundee and Angus (D&A) College has invested in a new master key cylinder platform and key management solution from the ASSA ABLOY Door Hardware & Access Control Group, contributing towards the college’s sustainability ambitions. D&A College delivers over 700 courses … Continue reading
New Ultion WXM Performs 5x Normal 3 Star Test Standard
16th August 2019
Ultion WXM has extra molybdenum, the metal that is 25% denser than iron, integrated within its design. Brisant-Secure redesigned and improved the materials used to increase the strength and durability that Ultion brings. The BS EN1303 test requires standard 3 … Continue reading