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21st December 2022 Issue no. 636
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UNION launches new high-security padlock
Compatible with all UNION cylinders, the new Shield high-security padlock range delivers exceptional security. This has enabled it to attain BS EN12320:2012 from Grade 4 up to the maximum Grade 6, in recognition of its physical security and the number of combinations it allows for.
ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions introduces Openings Studio asset tagging
Openings Studio is a cloud based, custom configuration tool for the creation, visualisation, modification, and management of door openings. The unique BIM application provides access to complete doorset information at all stages from product concept to product care.
Yale launches new mains powered floodlight camera
3xLOGIC introduces VIGIL CLOUD across Europe
Originally launched in the U.S. in 2020, VIGIL CLOUD extends the scope of 3xLOGIC’s award-winning VIGIL Video Management System into the cloud, and has proven popular among organizations looking for a powerful, scalable, and easy-to-use platform.
Milestone Systems introduces Milestone Kite
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This Week's News
Supporting Assisted Care with Door Hardware
Karen Trigg of Allegion UK discusses the complex settings of care home environments, and how the hidden roles of door hardware can further contribute to the safety and security of vulnerable residents.
Despite their often quaint façades, modern care home environments are under consistent pressure to secure the safety and care of vulnerable residents and staff.
Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association releases the First Edition of the Codes in Context Report
The first edition of the American Builders Hardware Manufacturers Association’s (BHMA) newest initiative, the BHMA Codes in Context Report, has been released. This initial report addresses changes made to the 2021 International Building Code (IBC).
BHMA is an industry leader in building safety and security and is the only organization accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) to develop and maintain performance standards for locks, closers, exit devices and other builder’s hardware. BHMA sponsors third-party certification of hardware products -- a requirement for a product to bear the “BHMA Certified” mark — ensuring that the product meets the ANSI/BHMA standard.
Videx strengthens flagship door entry system with new concierge offering
Videx has enhanced its leading door entry system, the VX2300, adding a desk mount concierge unit for small to medium sized installations of the two-wire video system.
The CST2310 unit can be used for up to 200 apartments, offering both handset and hands-free speech and a back lit touch control keypad along with a 3.5” LCD display with on screen information relating to both entrances and apartments and the stage of a call when in progress.
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New 2023 dates announced by Abloy Academy
The free courses are designed to train installers, security managers, end users and specifiers, giving them the skills and knowledge to ensure maximum safety and security while helping to save lives in an emergency.
www.lockexpo.co.uk click the link 'book tickets'.
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Integrating cameras with your access control system
However, it could also be things like a keypad code, a digital impression of a fingerprint, or a signal from a mobile phone.
Integrated Solutions extend Codelocks’ quality to bespoke solutions
What is an electro-magnetic lock?