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8th February 2023 Issue no. 642
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Sycope enters UK & Ireland markets
Sycope, an innovative monitoring solutions company, has cemented its entry into the UK and Ireland markets after signing an agreement with Nuvola Distribution.
SECO-LARM introduces its 1,200-lb Electromagnetic Lock (E-941SB-1200)
A detachable faceplate for easy access to wiring.
Housing is created from anodised aluminium with a black finish. Includes an adjustable mounting bracket, and complete mounting hardware for typical installations.
Dutyholders urged to pay heed to multiple emerging fire safety legislations
In addition this month, the UK Government has launched a consultation to force developers into putting a second staircase in all new housing blocks over 30 metre tall and sprinklers in all new care homes regardless of building height.
Briton pledges performance with enhanced 2000 door closer series
Mul-T-Lock provides OnPoint Electrics’ van security
Hanwha Techwin Europe launches new Wisenet X Series AI Fisheye camera
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This Week's News
ASSA ABLOY launches comprehensive Specification Manual
ASSA ABLOY’s new Door Hardware Specification Manual is now available for customers to download. The guide is ASSA ABLOY’s most complete specification resource to date, helping architects and specifiers produce detailed and accurate door hardware specifications, aligned with smart construction objectives.
To enable users to navigate their way through the extensive range of products, the Specification Manual offers a solution-led approach, grouping products into cohesive sets across eight categories.
Bram Soete appointed Technical Director of CDVI Group
CDVI Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Bram Soete to the position of Technical Director for the Group. Alongside his role as General Manager of CDVI Benelux, Mr Soete will be responsible for the international Group’s Product Committee.
Cognitec adds verification and PAD features to Photo Capture Device
The latest version of Cognitec’s FaceVACS-Entry technology not only takes biometric photos, it now allows for their comparison against facial images retrieved from ID documents or databases. The process also includes presentation attack detection to ensure a live person interacts with the device.
The slim, light-weight device fits wide-ranging installation scenarios, including eGates, desks, kiosks, free-standing pillars, and border control booths. Instant camera positioning, active lighting, and responsive user guidance lead to optimal capturing conditions, accurate person authentication results, and fast processing times.
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Three men prosecuted for working as illegal security in Newtownards
Two men supplied as security by Butler were also prosecuted on Wednesday for working illegally at the same venue. Butler, who is sole director of Strangford Security, has been referred for further proceedings under the Proceeds of Crime Act.
Van Guard joins forces with ARMD to prevent and protect against van crime
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