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Archive for November 2015

Alpro on Door Duty at ASDA

IDF Aluminium has installed transom closers, hook locks and armoured keeps from Alpro at a new-build Asda store in Wealdstone, north London. For the building frontage, IDF Aluminium fabricated powered pedestrian sliding doors using Alpro deadlocks. These units are available in hook and bar versions and are used widely on sliding and swing aluminium door…

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Vicom Helps London Underground Protect Key Depot with Innovative Security Solution from MOBOTIX

London Underground

MOBOTIX AG, a leading manufacturer of digital high-resolution, network-based video security systems has released details of a project for London Underground (LU) using innovative thermal imaging technology to protect a service depot. At one of its service depots, LU began a security upgrade project that needed to take into account the limitation imposed by the…

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Codelocks introduces new SMART locker lock

Combines keypad and smart card access with the ability to set access codes from a remote location and manage through NFC-enabled tablet. Codelocks has announced details of a new SMART lock that provides flexible access for end users and makes it faster and easier for operators to manage and control access to large numbers of…

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Mitie secures E.ON security contract

Mitie, the facilities management company, has been awarded a security contract with E.ON, one of the world’s largest electric utility service providers. Mitie’s Total Security Management business was successful in the competitive tender process in securing a two plus two year contract at all of E.ON’s UK sites delivering 24 hour security personnel. Mitie was…

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A Lock Pick with Leverage

Got a mortice lock that needs picking? The Multi Gauge Mortice Lever Lock Pick has been designed for ease of use, functionality and effectiveness on multiple mortice locks, and is available now from Tradelocks! Designed by leading locksmith professional Chris Belcher, this fantastic lock pick is made to open all curtain bolt thrown mortice locks,…

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How to Stop Retail Theft in the Run-Up to Christmas

Increased footfall during the Christmas period can also mean a rise in retail crime, which can be devastating for small businesses. Here, Dr Steffan George, development director of the Master Locksmiths Association (MLA) – the leading trade association for the locksmithing profession – advises retailers on keeping their shops and businesses secure in the lead-up…

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SuperVAG Key Makes Car Key Creation Super Easy

Tradelocks introduce the solution to creating VAG Vehicle car keys in ALL key lost situations. As all auto locksmiths know, it can be time consuming and challenging to create keys for VAG vehicles when the original keys have been lost or no longer work. Often it is complicated and ends up being expensive for the…

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Hikvision’s All-in-One Security Terminal Wins CCTV Innovative Achievement Award

Hikvision, the global leader in innovative video surveillance products and solutions, has won the CCTV Innovative Achievement category in the Detektor International Awards 2015 for its revolutionary DS-7600NI-E1/A All-in-One Security Terminal. Launched in March 2015, the DS-7600NI-E1/A looks like a simple monitor, but integrates video recording, storage, and display in one compact unit. According to…

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