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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 development by Weston Homes, consisting of 154 apartments and 70 townhouses. Bordering the Grade II-listed film studio building is Miles House; three new apartment...
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Apprentices compete in six-hour installation challenge

Electronic Fire and Security apprentices nearing the end of their training have showcased their skills in a three-day competition at New College Lanarkshire. Forty third-year Modern Apprentices took part in the Security Skills Challenge at the Kirkintilloch Campus. The main...
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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 Fire Industry Association (FIA). The FIA is the largest fire protection trade association in the UK, representing over 800 members – a significant proportion of the...
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SBD rated monitoring company stops break-in

Wigan-based Professional Surveillance Management (PSM) is claiming to be the first remote monitoring CCTV company in the country to have achieved Secured By Design (SBD) Police Preferred Specification. Within days of the award being issued to PSM this year the company proved why...
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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 term partners and continued investment in technology and support services. Contributing to this success, says the company, was being the supplier for contract wins...
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NSI Summit to host new feature areas

The National Security Inspectorate (NSI) has announced new feature areas for the forthcoming 2019 NSI Summit on Thursday 21st March at The Vox Conference Centre in Birmingham. The exhibition area will be enhanced with an Exhibitor Presentation Zone and an Apprenticeship Hub. The...
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Chubb to put focus on lockdown technology

Chubb Fire & Security is making ‘lockdown’ technology and fire safety solution its main focus at the Schools and Academies Show 2019 (3-4 April, London Excel). Lockdown, according to the National Counter Terror Security Office (NaCTSO), is a procedure designed to quickly...
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QED announces Uniview distribution deal

Quality Essential Distribution Group has secured a partnership with CCTV and IP security manufacturer Uniview to become part of a select number of authorised stockists worldwide and exclusive distributors of the Uniview Easy range in the UK. Matt Philp, Quality Essential...
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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 the Netherlands”. Jumbo Ten Brink Food introduced the face server into their store environment in March 2017 after discovering that almost 80% of shoplifting took...
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Students awarded scholarships by Paxton

Paxton has announced its scholarship students for 2019 which means four students from the University of Sussex and the University of Brighton will each receive £10,000 towards their university fees, plus a three-month paid work placement at Paxton where they will take part in...