Euralarm broadens scope of false alarm study

After the successful study and publication of its book ‘False Alarm Study’ the Fire Section of Euralarm has decided

Interphone announces residential training event

Interphone is hosting a product exhibition and training day with a number of its key partners to showcase building

Integrated video entry and lighting for new development

The Urmet Group has supplied video door entry and lighting solutions for The Denham Film Studios, a £120 million

Apprentices compete in six-hour installation challenge

Electronic Fire and Security apprentices nearing the end of their training have showcased their skills in a

Firexo admitted as full member of the FIA

Firexo, creator of the liquid able to extinguish all classes of fire, has been admitted as a full member to the

SBD rated monitoring company stops break-in

Wigan-based Professional Surveillance Management (PSM) is claiming to be the first remote monitoring CCTV company

IDIS reports record sales growth figures for 2018

IDIS Europe has reported record sales growth for 2018, with a 78% rise attributed to successful projects with long

NSI Summit to host new feature areas

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has announced new feature areas for the forthcoming 2019 NSI Summit on

Chubb to put focus on lockdown technology

Chubb Fire & Security is making ‘lockdown’ technology and fire safety solution its main focus at the Schools

QED announces Uniview distribution deal

Quality Essential Distribution Group has secured a partnership with CCTV and IP security manufacturer Uniview to

Facial recognition system makes store “safest”

Panasonic’s facial recognition technology has helped Jumbo Ten Brink Food to win an award for the “safest store in

Students awarded scholarships by Paxton

Paxton has announced its scholarship students for 2019 which means four students from the University of Sussex and

Bespoke video solution for Dublin venue

When Café en Seine was totally redesigned and refurbished, Create Security Solutions was called in to provide an

Voice is the choice for high school

A fire safety system upgrade at Harwich and Dovercourt High School, a mixed secondary school and sixth form with

RISCO launches Agility 4 wireless security system

RISCO Group has released Agility 4, a wireless, modular and multi-layered security system which includes a new

Orange adopts ULE for connected homes service

In a move that indicates how the big brands are further increasing their presence in security and home automation

ERA announces its acquisition of Y-cam

ERA has purchased British smart security company Y-cam. The acquisition will increase ERA’s presence in the smart

IFSEC and SCTX to co-locate from 2020

Clarion and UBM have announced the co-location of IFSEC International and Security & Counter Terror Expo from

Panasonic opens physical and virtual experience

Panasonic Business has opened the doors to its new Customer Experience Centre in Bracknell, showcasing its range of

IP Security Systems gains NSI Gold approval

IP Security Systems (IPSS) has been awarded NSI NACOSS Gold. NSI auditors visited the IPSS Head Offices in Coventry

Stanley launches new UK Dealer Programme

Stanley Security has launched a new Dealer Programme aimed at independent installers looking to expand their

CSS commended at Scottish Family Business Awards

NSI Gold approved installer Connelly Security Systems (CSS) was shortlisted at the recent Scottish Family Business

ezCCTV announces HKC and GJD distribution

Celebrating 20 years of security distribution, ezCCTV has announced two new partnership deals with the news it is

Delta Security installs 1080p CCTV for school

Delta Security has installed a 1080p HD CCTV system to protect students, teachers and visitors at Rushmore Primary

Security system aids truck stop award win

A Stanley Security installation has contributed to Formula Services winning Truck Stop of the Year. Located in

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Meet the installer – Andy Convery

Andy Convery is Technical Sales Director at IPSS in Coventry. Areas of expertise for the company include CCTV, access control and security smoke with accreditations/approvals such as NSI Gold, ISO 9001, CHAS and SafeContractor. Do you use a distributor or buy direct? We do both...
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Meet the installer – Neil Alexander

Neil Alexander is the Managing Director of NSI Gold approved Eclipse (IP) in Dunfermline. Areas of expertise for the company are all forms of electronic fire and security including CCTV, access control, intruder alarms, fire safety systems including alarms and extinguishing as...

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TESTED – Illustra Flex IFS02P6INWIT

This Indoor HD PTZ dome is from the Tyco Illustra Flex range and has a 30 times optical and 12 times digital zoom range with IR illumination up to 25 metres. An external variant has IR support to 150 metres. As the unit does not require an outer bowl the image is distortion free...
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TESTED – Wisenet PNM-9320VQP

The Wisenet PNM-9320VQP is a relatively large assembly that can house up to 4 fixed camera modules for wide area coverage and with a PTZ camera beneath fitted with a 32x zoom lens of 4.44mm to 142.6mm. The wide range of fixed camera modules means that the camera can cover a full...

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Alarms & apathy – is anyone listening?

People respond to voice warnings; evacuations are speedier when timely information is communicated says Siemens Building Technologies Fire alarms blare, warning lights strobe; yet there are no flames or smoke.  It has been noted numerous times, in multiple studies, that building...
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Apprenticeships are not just for teenagers!

A former product development manager in Birmingham has taken on an apprenticeship at the age of 49 – proving it’s never too late to learn new skills. Steve Young worked in the Epos/cashless payment sector since leaving school and worked through the ranks before being made product...

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Why analogue is bucking the IP trend

Uri Guterman, Head of Product & Marketing for Hanwha Techwin Europe, addresses why analogue based CCTV systems are still in favour more than a decade after many predicted that IP network based video surveillance would very quickly become the automatic choice for consultants,...