The global leader in door opening solutions through its broad product range, and has the unique ability to integrate automatic-door operation with locking and access control, offering both standalone and integrable access control solutions adaptable to all needs and manageable remotely. ASSA ABLOY also offers key and asset management systems that enhance the security of any building.
This year ASSA ABLOY celebrates its 20th birthday. They would like to celebrate by giving away 20 security product prizes over the next few months: 19 prizes to the value of R4000 each and the main prize valued at R20 000!
Today security is one of the main concerns for architects. It is important to select adequate structural materials and components, such as fire rated doors, which are an essential protective element against the destructive force of fire.
Building management systems (BMS’) have come a long way – they don’t just manage the physical environment of facilities, these platforms now enable the integration, and centralise the control of multiple building systems. Their role is becoming more, not less, important as these systems begin to converge with IT and enterprise systems. However, increased integration creates security loopholes. Are BMS’ a weak link?
Stab-A-Load recently introduced the latest technology in industrial door solutions to their wide range with the new Hydro-Tilt hydraulic door which is revolutionising the “large door” industry in the following applications.
The new energy efficient Agrivaal building in Pretoria’s Tshwane Central Business District is using advanced natural ventilation and smoke control solutions from SE Controls Africa to maintain a comfortable indoor environment while improving safety by ensuring escape routes are smoke free in the event of a fire.
Lifting stations are often installed as a safety measure even though gravity sloped drainage is available. The disadvantage is that these systems must pump every single litre of collected wastewater. This leads to constant operation of the pumps, high energy usage, wear and tear on the system as well as nuisance noise - with the new KESSEL Hybrid Lifting Station, all these problems are solved...
Stab-A-Load, a distributor of Kelley USA loading systems since 1954, supplies dock levellers, dock seals, dock shelters, truck restraints, scissor lifts, pedestrian forklift trucks and customised materials handling solutions to the industry.