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  • Furnitubes International: The importance of street furniture
    The importance of street furniture
    Furnitubes International
    Rarely is street furniture in the public realm purely decorative. It holds a multitude of significant values. For example, in city, town and village centres, bespoke street furniture is the ideal way to give people a sense of “place”, particularly in areas where stores are national chains and there’s potential for the shopping area to look the...
    24 June 2019
  • Jacksons Fencing: Moving physical security design up the agenda
    Moving physical security design up the agenda
    Jacksons Fencing
    46% of architects admit to having limited or poor knowledge of physical security design; 34% have had no training whatsoever in physical security design; nearly a third (30%) of architects haven’t heard of LPCB’s LPS 1175, PAS or Secured by Design; three-quarters of architects believe budget constraints lead to cutting corners with physical...
    07 June 2019
  • Jacksons Fencing: CE marked commercial and highway acoustic barriers
    CE marked commercial and highway acoustic barriers
    Jacksons Fencing
    Jacksons Fencing is the first UK manufacturer of timber acoustic barriers who can CE mark both its Jakoustic® Commercial and Highway Reflective and Absorptive system. Built with galvanised steel I-beam posts for additional strength and rigidity, and guaranteed for 25 years, Jakoustic® Commercial and Highway offers up to a 32dB reduction in noise, perfect for...
    23 May 2019
  • Zaun: Thames Water awards major security upgrades to Zaun
    Thames Water awards major security upgrades to Zaun
    Zaun
    The UK's largest water and waste company has awarded two multi-million-pound perimeter protection contracts to security fencing systems manufacturer Zaun. Thames Water Utilities extended its Security and Emergency Measures Direction (SEMD) framework agreement with Zaun for the supply and installation of security fencing and gates for a further two...
    22 May 2019
  • Zaun: High security fencing for Longleat lion enclosure
    High security fencing for Longleat lion enclosure
    Zaun
    A massive investment in several big cat and large carnivore enclosures has come to fruition at one of the UK’s most popular safari parks. Longleat Safari Park in Wiltshire embarked on the major upgrade over three years ago to create an enhanced visitor experience while ensuring the absolute safety for both man and animal. Longleat turned to steel...
    01 May 2019
  • Zaun: Zaun develops ‘world first’ 20-minute security fence
    Zaun develops ‘world first’ 20-minute security fence
    Zaun
    A key customer requirement has driven a steel mesh fencing manufacturer to a probable world-beating performance in security tests. A development fencing system based on Zaun Ltd’s CorruSec resisted serious attempts at forced entry for over 20 minutes with tools including reciprocating saws and angle grinders in independent tests by Buildings...
    17 April 2019
  • Lochrin Bain: 160 years and now offering 'green' fencing
    160 years and now offering 'green' fencing
    Lochrin Bain
    Lochrin Bain are one step closer to providing clients with a green fence - and we're not talking about the colour green! We are talking about our commitment to sustainable manufacturing, and as of March 1st our electricity supply chain is now from 100% renewable. This development comes during a special year for the team at Lochrin Bain as we...
    10 April 2019
  • Zaun: Standards agencies give Zaun resounding bill of health
    Standards agencies give Zaun resounding bill of health
    Zaun
    Production and customer processes at a leading steel fencing systems manufacturer have been through the mill of audits in recent weeks – by customers, the security ratings standards body and an international certification agency. Firstly, Zaun’s processes have been re-certified to the 2015 standard of ISO9001 by Bureau Veritas. The 2015 standard...
    12 February 2019
  • Barlow Tyrie: New outdoor living products for 2019 from Barlow Tyrie
    New outdoor living products for 2019 from Barlow Tyrie
    Barlow Tyrie
    Barlow Tyrie's design team has created new additions designed for both contemporary and traditional outdoor settings. This modular deep seating system brings elegant indoor lounging to outdoor spaces. The collection is comprised of two upholstered seat sizes and seven tables which together create intimate or grand seating environments. Create and...
    04 February 2019
  • Zaun: Steel fencing for £11m sports facility in East London
    Steel fencing for £11m sports facility in East London
    Zaun
    Zaun supplied steel fencing for the Feel Good Too sports facility in Waltham Forest, following the £11 million refurbishment of Ive Farm Sports Ground in East London. The scheme was masterminded by main contractor Wilmott Dixon and is now the new home of the Leyton Orient FC Academy. The Feel Good Too Centre includes two floodlit all-weather...
    18 January 2019
  • Zaun: RDS innovations make it even more flexible
    RDS innovations make it even more flexible
    Zaun
    Two new innovations have made the premier rapid-deploy perimeter protection system even quicker to install. Steel fencing manufacturer Zaun Ltd has designed a new QuickFit post system for its multi award-winning Rapid Deployment System (RDS), that was first created for political conferences and forms part of the National Barrier Asset. And they...
    04 January 2019
  • Zaun: SecureGuard temporary electric fence now deploys faster
    SecureGuard temporary electric fence now deploys faster
    Zaun
    The original rapid-deploy anti-vehicle and electric barrier fencing system – first used in tandem on the London 2012 Olympics – is now even quicker and easier to roll out with a pre-configured ‘ends’ to pulse-protected ‘zones’. Three leading names in perimeter security have collaborated to incorporate the new rapid-deploy electric fence technology...
    11 December 2018
  • Zaun: Fastline and Zaun reap instant rewards
    Fastline and Zaun reap instant rewards
    Zaun
    ‘Fantastic synergies’ and a fresh driving influence mean that Fastline and Zaun are already experiencing benefits since the recent shareholding investment by Fastline and appointment of Fastline’s Mike Fellows to the Zaun board of directors. Fellows and Zaun co-founder and owner Alastair Henman see this as only the start of the creation of a...
    19 November 2018
  • Lochrin Bain: ISO 9001:2015 accreditation for Lochrin Bain's fencing
    ISO 9001:2015 accreditation for Lochrin Bain's fencing
    Lochrin Bain
    Lochrin Bain, the Scottish-based palisade security fencing manufacturer, has now completed the transition to the latest version of the international quality management standard ISO 9001:2015. As one of the requirements for retaining the new Lochrin Defender SR3 security rating approval by the Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB), BRE Global...
    31 October 2018
  • Zaun: Palisade fencing now available from Zaun
    Palisade fencing now available from Zaun
    Zaun
    Perimeter systems manufacturer Zaun has entered into a previously-untapped market by introducing Palisade fencing to its extensive product portfolio. The facility in Wolverhampton now boasts the most modern Palisade rolling line in the UK, which runs 24 hours a day. Zaun sales and marketing director Chris Plimley said: “This is a really big leap...
    09 October 2018