BT reveals IP target at CSL Insurers’ Forum

Every year the CSL Insurers’ Forum is the place for some big announcements and in-depth revelations and the 2017

Pyronix launches external wireless detector

Pyronix has announced the first wireless low-mounted external volumetric detector to be added to its range. The

IFSEC makes announcement on future role

Event organiser UBM has announced plans to transform IFSEC into an integrated security event and take a new

Keith Bardsley joins Hanwha Techwin as BDM

Hanwha Techwin has appointed Keith Bardsley as Business Development Manager for the North of England. Keith will

A double celebration for Securi-Guard Fire and Security

It was a double celebration recently for Securi-Guard Fire and Security as two of its key service divisions

Manything teams up with Hikvision for video app

Manything has joined forces with Hikivison to provide a fully integrated security system that can be controlled and

Shrewsbury Town FC upgrades security

Shrewsbury Town Football Club has invested heavily in ensuring that the quality of its training pitches is equal to

CNL Software and Promise Technology form partnership

PSIM provider CNL Software has entered into a technology collaboration with Promise Technology a developer of open

NVR runs actions upon defined event

The AVTECH AVH8516 NVR available from Traders Warehouse is a 16-channel recorder featuring H.265 technology

Partnership to improve CCTV design plans

In a move designed to support system specifiers and designers, Hikvision has partnered with CCTV design software

Digital Barriers MBO is completed

Volpi Capital and the management of Digital Barriers completed the management buyout (MBO) of the Company on 31

Essex school improves lockdown measures

Delta Security has helped Essex-based Woodbridge High School to further enhance the safety of its pupils and staff,

DVS announces two new appointments

There has been a couple of personnel announcements from DVS recently with Jason Povey appointed as Area Sales

Trades surveyed about dust extraction

According to the latest survey of UK tradespeople conducted by Festool , 49% of respondents believe the main

Interference-free connectivity in Burnley

Siklu has revealed that its Etherhaul mmWave radios have been installed as part of an upgrade to the town centre

The ECA beefs up its leadership team

Two key new appointments have enhanced the ECA’s executive team of directors. Andrew Eldred has joined as the new

Axis and Araani to host VSD seminars

Axis Communications and Araani have unveiled three dates for showcasing SmokeCatcher, the Video Smoke Detection

HDD for AI-enabled surveillance launched

Seagate Technology has announced the availability of SkyHawk AI hard disk drive (HDD), a drive created specifically

Rapid access control installation at ADNOC school

ADNOC, the Middle East oil and gas supplier, built the village of Ruwais from what was formally a desert to create

Installer jailed and fined in landmark case

The installer responsible for the automatic iron gate which fell on grandmother Jill Lunn, at her home in Norwich

Wireless fire alarm system for University

Ramtech Electronics’ WES+ wireless fire alarm system is protecting over 2,000 Bowmer & Kirkland personnel and

Door controller for centralised decisions

Johnson Controls has introduced the iSTAR Ultra LT Door Controller from Software House, a special edition iSTAR

The state-of-play for fire safety

Euralarm, the trade association for the European electronic fire safety and security industry, has presented its

Jack Probka joins the Titan Vision team

Jack Probka has joined the Titan Vision team at Visual Management Systems with the role of Business Development.

New photoelectric smoke detector announced

Hochiki has announced the SOC-E3N, a photoelectric smoke detector, which is compatible with the majority of



Meet the installer – Nicola Gant

Nicola Gant is the Quality Manager at CVL Systems in Wellingborough. With areas of expertise including CCTV, access control, intruder alarms, barriers, bollards, gates and AV the company is list accreditations such as ISO9001, NSI Gold, CHAS, SafeContractor, Gate Safe and CompEX....

PSI Product Tests


TESTED – Codelocks CL4510

The CL4510 is a standalone door lock that is promoted as combining smart technology with a traditional keypad and card access options suitable for a range of applications. One of the main benefits of the system is that the user can choose the most suitable entry method for the...

TESTED – Union DoorSense

In order to prevent the spreading of fire, smoke and heat and to keep fires contained, internal fire doors are designed to be closed at all times. This is why when you open a fire door it closes behind you (courtesy of the door closer) to maintain its closed position. However in...



DIY security and the professional installer

The popularity of do-it-yourself (DIY) security systems is on the rise owing to their low cost, easy installation and smartphone-enabled operation. Anna Sliwon, research analyst, building and security technology, IHS Markit looks at the impact of DIY security on the professional...

How to build an effective team

Jim Rathbone of Rathbone Results continues his look at team performance and this month reveals his tips for building an effective and cohesive team In my previous article, I shared “The Five Dysfunctions of a Team” by renowned author Patrick Lencioni. I mentioned a list of five...



The impact of the return of analogue

UK analogue video camera technology sales are reportedly on the up. So what do the experts think are the reasons for this and what does it mean for the video surveillance/security market in the future? Up until recently we were told by some manufacturers that IP would dominate...