Security, fire protection & access control

keyboard_arrow_upEffortless conversion of existing locks to eCLIQ™ high security electronic control system from ASSA ABLOY
keyboard_arrow_downEffortless conversion of existing locks to eCLIQ™ high security electronic control system from ASSA ABLOY

ASSA ABLOY’s new eCLIQ™ electronic locking system combines reliable protection and maximum flexibility to offer users high security, easy to retrofit solution for existing buildings. This advanced system is equipped with a unique pioneering microchip and 128-bit AES encryption, ensuring quick and secure communication between the lock and the electronic key, delivering exceptional security. The […]

keyboard_arrow_upTrellidor lands London Underground contract
keyboard_arrow_downTrellidor lands London Underground contract

Trellidor has installed its Trellidor Trojan 3 EMESC T3000 steel security gates in four London Underground train stations. “We designed this particular model to their specifications and then submitted the gate to an internationally recognised testing body for rating. It surpassed expectations and as a result, we were eligible for this contract,” said Trellidor Marketing […]

keyboard_arrow_upFastmount® VL-03FR receives fire-rating certification
keyboard_arrow_downFastmount® VL-03FR receives fire-rating certification

Fastmount’s Very Low Profile Range VL-03FR clip set has been fire-resistance certified by the Scientific and Technical Centre for Building (CSTB) in France. Released in 2017, the VL-03FR clip set has become popular in commercial architecture and superyacht applications. The new fire-rating certification will open more doors for high volume panel fastening specification. Completed by […]

keyboard_arrow_upSmart HD CCTV from Yale
keyboard_arrow_downSmart HD CCTV from Yale

keyboard_arrow_upSE Controls helps protect new industrial development
keyboard_arrow_downSE Controls helps protect new industrial development

Extensive warehousing at a new industrial park development in Pretoria, South Africa, is using a range of actuators and controls from SE Controls Africa to ensure the building’s smoke ventilation systems operate effectively, while also complying with EN12101 standards for fire performance.

keyboard_arrow_upHave we learnt to design for fire prevention?
keyboard_arrow_downHave we learnt to design for fire prevention?

The cost of safety When looking for good-quality certified fire-rated aluminium composite panels, Stalcor Facades snapped up Alubond U.S.A.’s desire to partner up with one of SA’s largest aluminium and stainless steel suppliers. Stalcor recognised the need for responsible cladding materials. Here’s why Alubond U.S.A. was the obvious choice… Fire incidents have been a problem […]

keyboard_arrow_upState of the art access control for Kyalami Estate
keyboard_arrow_downState of the art access control for Kyalami Estate

Kyalami estates are one of the earliest examples of a development enclosed by a security wall with 24-hour controlled access, but it is more than that, combining all the benefits of urban convenience with the tranquillity and space of a rural environment thanks to extensive parklands and a natural wetland. The client wanted state of […]

keyboard_arrow_upBCX’s Access Management Solutions
keyboard_arrow_downBCX’s Access Management Solutions

Business Connexion Group is a South African-based information and communications technology company. The ICT group has a wide footprint with operations in Africa, Europe and the Middle East. BCX launched their newly build headquarters based in Centurion in April 2017. With this state of the art building being built, access management was required to make […]

keyboard_arrow_upNine tips for office entrance control from Gunnebo
keyboard_arrow_downNine tips for office entrance control from Gunnebo

Effective entrance security means managing access for employees and visitors whilst preventing entry to unauthorised individuals. As architects, how do you go about selecting the best entrance control solution for your clients? You will need to consider factors such as the level of security required, expected flow rates and methods of identification.  And, as the […]

keyboard_arrow_upCongratulations to Trellidor
keyboard_arrow_downCongratulations to Trellidor

The Trellidor team was thrilled to receive two awards at the 2019 edition of Jo’burg Homemakers Expo. They were awarded a Gold Certificate for their new exhibition stand (located at F27/28G), which is light and airy with plenty of space for people and products. The product range incorporates Trellidor barrier security and Taylor Blinds. They […]

keyboard_arrow_upYale New Stainless Steel Hinges
keyboard_arrow_downYale New Stainless Steel Hinges

Designed and tested to meet strict Yale standards, Yale hinges come with a 3-year guarantee. Available in butt & flush hinge configurations, these high-quality SS201 grade stainless steel hinges are also available in brass PVD finish to suit user requirements. For more information on all Yale’s door hardware please visit  

keyboard_arrow_upIn case of emergency – ExiSAFE from ASSA ABLOY South Africa
keyboard_arrow_downIn case of emergency – ExiSAFE from ASSA ABLOY South Africa

ASSA ABLOY South Africa, an industry pioneer in turnkey door opening solutions, is proud to announce the launch of the new, world-class ExiSAFE panic and emergency exit hardware from the renowned UNION brand. While many different emergency situations can occur in a building that requires quick evacuation, we have seen a notable rise in fire-related […]

keyboard_arrow_upSpecialists in Healthcare requirements for safety & security
keyboard_arrow_downSpecialists in Healthcare requirements for safety & security

Netcare Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital   I   NMCHT Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital   I  Kiaat Private Hospital   I   Life Hilton Hospital   I   Busamed Modderfontein Private Hospital Healthcare Hospitals and Medical facilities are among the most challenging design and building projects, and they are increasingly moving away from focusing on illness and cure to wellness and the care […]

keyboard_arrow_upYale’s wide range of Safes & Safety Boxes
keyboard_arrow_downYale’s wide range of Safes & Safety Boxes

Secure storage solutions for a wide variety of needs… With the continued need in South Africa to keep valuables secure, security specialists Yale have a wide range of safety boxes and safes to not only suit consumer pockets but their varied security requirements too. For entrepreneurs and small business owners, Yale has keyed cash boxes […]

keyboard_arrow_up61 Katherine takes the Express
keyboard_arrow_down61 Katherine takes the Express

    The multi-million rand 61 Katherine development in Johannesburg’s new Sandton CBD is a flagship property for the area and required a high-speed secure access control system. That’s why Turnstar was chosen to provide over 9 lanes of Speedgate Express lanes and 3 Special Needs Gates. All the cabinets were manufactured from 304 grade […]

keyboard_arrow_upAre you aware of your locks’ level of security?
keyboard_arrow_downAre you aware of your locks’ level of security?

Not all locks provide the same level of security. The lock on your front door will need to be of higher security compared to your internal door locks. The extent to which you are protected depends on the type of lock you are using. It is always important to install the right lock for the […]

keyboard_arrow_upIP360 – A revolution in video entry systems – XTS video receiver
keyboard_arrow_downIP360 – A revolution in video entry systems – XTS video receiver

IP360 video entry system by CAME BPT The IP360 is a real revolution in video intercom systems as they have been known up to now. Integration and maximum flexibility are the keywords to describe the new IP360 system from BPT, a brand of the CAME Group. The IP360 video entry system enables the integration of […]

keyboard_arrow_upWorld’s highest rated sliding security gate designed by Trellidor RSA
keyboard_arrow_downWorld’s highest rated sliding security gate designed by Trellidor RSA

Trellidor has designed, developed and manufactured the world’s highest rated steel sliding security gate. Known as Trellidor Trojan 3 EMESC T3000, the gate has been certified to BRE Standard LPS 1175: Issue 7 SR3. This is the highest certification received by a sliding security gate in the world. The Durban-based security barrier manufacturer spent 18 […]

keyboard_arrow_upCharge an entrance fee for your public restroom, swimming pool, club or facility
keyboard_arrow_downCharge an entrance fee for your public restroom, swimming pool, club or facility

The Turnstar coin acceptor is one of Turnstar’s innovative products that help their customers save or make money. The coin acceptor is a great money maker, providing customers with the control to gain revenue. Coin acceptor turnstiles are most often installed at the entrance to public facilities like toilets, swimming pools and even shebeens, and […]

keyboard_arrow_upGlobal parking solutions for revenue generation
keyboard_arrow_downGlobal parking solutions for revenue generation

Came Parkare South Africa provides a wide range of future-ready solutions to consolidate or improve revenue generation in your car park: Barcode and magnetic stripe tickets, licence plate recognition, payment through credit/debit cards, smartphones with NFC, pre-paid vouchers and online payments. Together with the ROI of the system, it is also important to make the […]

keyboard_arrow_upAttack-proof access cubicle protects bank
keyboard_arrow_downAttack-proof access cubicle protects bank

This one of a kind Cylindrical Access Cubicle was designed, engineered and installed by Boomgate Systems. Installed in a bank to an “Attack Proof” rating of ARL-1, it is the first and only installation of this type. Based on the humidity and the proximity to the ocean the entire cubicle was constructed using 316-grade stainless […]

keyboard_arrow_upExxaro increases velocity
keyboard_arrow_downExxaro increases velocity

Turnstar was recently awarded the contract for the supply of two solar powered high speed Velocity traffic barriers to secure one of Exxaro’s critical underground mines.

keyboard_arrow_upStacking up the benefits!
keyboard_arrow_downStacking up the benefits!

Maxiflex introduces Stackdoor®, a completely unique and innovative certified security door solution that combines robustness, high safety specifications, efficiency and optimum security in a neat, compact and flexible package.

keyboard_arrow_upUltimate quality from Turnstar’s laser cutter
keyboard_arrow_downUltimate quality from Turnstar’s laser cutter

Turnstar’s recently acquired Durma laser cutter offers the latest technology when it comes to the cutting of various metals.

keyboard_arrow_upREHAU uPVC windows fulfill the mandate
keyboard_arrow_downREHAU uPVC windows fulfill the mandate

KEY FACTS: Location: Nairobi, Kenya System: REHAU 60mm uPVC Window System Architect: Cocoon Studio, Kenya Customs Aluminium, a REHAU Authorised Partner, manufactured high security REHAU uPVC windows and doors for a customer in Nairobi, Kenya.

keyboard_arrow_upNew Aperio® H100: Wireless access control technology inside a stylish door handle
keyboard_arrow_downNew Aperio® H100: Wireless access control technology inside a stylish door handle

The new Aperio® H100 packs the power and flexibility of wireless access control into one slim, cleverly designed door handle. With easy retrofitting to almost any interior door and comprehensive RFID compatibility, the new Aperio® H100 handle makes extending access control to more doors cost-effective by integrating with a vast range of third-party systems.

keyboard_arrow_upSmartlock Launches The Bluetooth BLE App for iOS®
keyboard_arrow_downSmartlock Launches The Bluetooth BLE App for iOS®

Smartlock announced the release of the official Smartlock BLE iOS™ app for the Bluetooth™ Low Energy smartkey, end May 2018. This free app can be searched for in the Apple App store and is only compatible with the Bluetooth Low Energy smart key. Alternatively, follow this link to download the app. The iOS application will serve […]

keyboard_arrow_upTurnstar – a total solution for access control
keyboard_arrow_downTurnstar – a total solution for access control

Turnstar Systems has its own in-house powder coating plant at its 7 700 square metre factory in Johannesburg.

keyboard_arrow_upTurnstar at Securex West Africa
keyboard_arrow_downTurnstar at Securex West Africa

Securex West Africa is the largest security exhibition of its type in West Africa. Held in Lagos, Nigeria, the exhibition covers various industries from physical security all the way to the most sophisticated digital/electronic security. Turnstar was present and it was a great opportunity to meet with new and existing customers.

keyboard_arrow_upSE Controls Africa on show at Securex 2018
keyboard_arrow_downSE Controls Africa on show at Securex 2018

SE Controls Africa (SECAF) is exhibiting key products from its extensive range of smoke control, environmental ventilation and window automation solutions at this year’s Securex fire and security trade show, which takes place between 22nd and 24th May at the Gallagher Convention Centre, Midrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.