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New HQ for distributor DVS following refit

Distributor DVS is relocating to a 21,000 sq ft headquarters from the 30th of November, 2015. Following a six-month refit, DVS will be operating out of premises five times the size of the previous one with warehouse of over 13,500 sq ft. The move has come as a result of growth...
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Honeywell announces new Specifier Programme

Honeywell has announced its new Specifier Programme, created for specifiers looking for design support and access to information with integrated security solutions. Joining the Programme gives access to a new design tool that will help installers select the solutions and get the...
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IP panoramic cameras gain PADS approval

Following a three-month trial at Barking station the Bosch Security Systems Flexidome IP panoramic 7000 MP camera has achieved the Network Rail PADS (Parts And Drawings System) seal of approval. The busy convergence of overground, and underground, transport networks at Barking...
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NVRs reduce incidents at Dunkin’ Donuts

A Milestone Systems Network Video Recorder (NVR) solution is being used by Dunkin’ Donuts in Iceland to optimise security and avoid defacement of their branch properties. The restaurants are located in the city centre of Reykjavik, Iceland, where big city annoyances such as...
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Advantex contract win in the North East

Advantex Network Solutions has won a five-figure contract to improve on-site security at a Sunderland car components’ manufacturer. The Gateshead firm has secured the work to supply and install a new IP CCTV surveillance system at Unipres (UK), which produces car-body structural...
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Meet the installer – Terry Roffey

Terry Roffey is the Managing Director at Brook Security in Maidstone, Kent. With 43 years’ experience in security industry (apprentice through to MD of £20 million PLC Ambassador Security Group (87-95), Terry has also been the Assistant Chairman NSI NACOSS Gold South East Region...
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OSS Association for open standards founded

Nedap has co-founded the Open Security Standard (OSS) Association which is focused on developing open security standards and also includes ACS, Assa Abloy, Datasec, Deister, dorma+kaba group, primion, Uhlmann & Zacher and Zugang GmbH. The OSS’s first focus is to develop a...
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Optex and ela-soft in PSIM partnership

Optex and ela-soft have put the finishing touches to a partnership agreement that will see Optex’s intrusion detection sensors integrated with ela-soft’s GEMOS platform. The first joint projects between the two companies are already being specified in Europe. Installed at a...
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Vista camera range with more functionality

Vista has announced the release of its new range of 3 Megapixel cameras which utilise Sony Starvis technology. The new cameras take advantage of Sony’s Starvis back-illuminated pixel technology to reportedly produce detailed images in low light situations, the sensitivity...
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Wild boar goes shopping in the big city

In footage captured by a number of cameras, a wild boar has run riot in Istanbul. The animal was first captured on camera swimming alongside a boat before reaching land and running through the Beykoz district. A number of CCTV cameras captured the animal’s entire journey...