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Locks and Security News: your weekly locks and security industry newsletter
15th June 2016 Issue no. 317

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International News

A new name in quality door hardware is set to make waves in the architectural ironmongery market.

Total Door Hardware is the UK distributor for door hardware from OZONE, an India-based international architectural hardware brand.

Offering certified hardware with innovative technologies and functionality, Ozone products are becoming established globally.

Hikvision launches new PanoVu series panoramic cameras

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With ultra-high definition, 180-degree and 360-degree video and powerful Smart Tracking capabilities, the PanoVu Series from Hikvision is the most compelling argument ever for panoramic surveillance, suitable for expansive, open-area monitoring.

ABUS padlock triumphs over another very determined burglar!

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We know that padlock security can't always stop a burglar, but we do know that good security buys time, and the better the system the more time it will buy.

Master Lock introduces a full line of safes specifically designed for business offices

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Cash, digital media, laptops, tablets, electronic devices, documents and confidential files are many of the possessions and valuables that must be secured against fire, water and burglary. Master Lock has the largest offer of safes and storage security for offices and stores.

Yale showcases state-of-the-art Smart Living range at IFSEC 2016

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ASSA ABLOY, the global leader in door opening solutions, will be exhibiting its product breadth at IFSEC that comes from years of expertise in the industry. The groups leading brands, including Yale, will be on stand E1100 in Hall S7 at Excel, London, from 21-23 June.

Hikvision cameras push area surveillance to the limit with fully mobile CCTV solution

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When Mercury Fire & Security was asked to create a fully mobile CCTV solution for Nottingham-based client Magpie Security, it turned to Hikvision to confront the triple perils of dust, vibration and the British weather.

Mini strobe sirens now available from SECO-LARM

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The SECO-LARM Mini Strobe Siren has a synchronized piezo siren that sounds at 110dB at 1ft (30cm) and LED strobe light to help deter would be thieves. With high-impact plastic casings and weatherproof design, they allow for indoor and outdoor use.

Room observation system for detention facilities

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Sovereign Fire and Security has released a room observation system (ROS) to promote the welfare of vulnerable people in secure hospitals, mental health units, immigration centres and any kind of detention facility. The product will oversee duty of care but at the same time protect staff from spurious claims of mistreating or neglecting inmates.

T-Reign solutions for land and sea adventures

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In 2014, Adventurer Dave Cornthwaite joined forces with Outdoor Product Supplier Securikey T-Reign for his Expedition1000 journeys, during which a selection of products from the Retractable Gear Tether and ProCase ranges were provided for the trips.

Clone it your way with Tradelocks smart cloning solutions

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In celebration of Keyline's glass transponder chip launch, Tradelocks are putting a huge promotion on all Keyline smart cloning solutions.

Borg BL6100 code lock for multipoint locks

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Ideal for use on uPVC and aluminium doors, the Borg BL6100 Code Lock has been specifically designed to easily fit to lift and turn multipoint locks. The lock is the only product of its kind on the market as it boasts a unique double-button press design, which allows each digit to be used twice in the code and provides greater levels of security.

The handle also protects against forced entry as it stays permanently clutched until the correct code is entered.

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This Week's News

Stellar security that won't cost the earth

By Jeremy Cassady, Managing Director of Securikey

As part and parcel of managing the health and safety of any business and its employees, it is essential to conduct regular risk assessments to identify potential risks in the workplace and to implement the appropriate physical security measures.

SimonsVoss Mobilekey launches in UK

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MobileKey provides state-of-the-art technology and offers the end user simple, keyless locking by replacing a traditional lock with an electronic cylinder and standard keys with a transponder, PIN code keypad or an app on users' own smartphones.

UK manufactured security seal range expanded

* easiloc.jpgTalisman Security Products, a leading UK domestic manufacturer, and supplier of tamper evident security seals is pleased to announce the release of a completely new product to add to their current extensive portfolio.

The Easiloc 'Tear Off' pull tight seal has been designed with the customer in mind, and is a security seal with an easy to use 'tear off' feature.

Get into auto, get Access Tools at Tradelocks

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Whether you want to air bag a door, squeeze through a glass side pane, hook a button or pull a handle, Access Tools have the product you need, and you can get your hands on these world renowned tools at Tradelocks.

Intelligent lockers stimulate social studying for Portsmouth University students

* Traka-Lockers.jpgTraka, the specialist in key and asset management, has encouraged social studying in students at Portsmouth University through its laptop lockers.

Providing academic facilities to over 21,000 students, the University of Portsmouth approached Traka over four years ago, in search of a solution that would enable them to loan out laptops to students without the use of a manual sign-out system.

"Veracity expands UK Sales team to support IT channel growth"

* Ian-Garden_Veracity.jpgVeracity, a leading provider of innovative, intelligent solutions that solve real-world IP video challenges in transmission, storage and display, is strengthening its team with experienced IT distribution business development staff.

The recent appointment of Tony Lannon, who is now joined by Ian Garden, will help Veracity achieve that aim.

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GJD and Cougar Monitoring team up to provide powerful security solutions

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SSAIB's certification advantages explained at IFSEC

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SSAIB, the UK and Ireland's leading certification body with some 1700 registered firms, will be exhibiting on stand G500 at IFSEC. SSAIB's appearance at the three-day show follows its full programme of regional forum events held in the first half of 2016.

Hickleys add locksmith training to their Auto Locksmith training academy.

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Hickleys are pleased to announce that they are expanding their training academy with new dedicated training rooms, training equipment and courses to meet the need of domestic and commercial locksmiths.

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