08 September 2021
The Perimeter Protection Group (PPG) is the world’s leading supplier of vehicle barriers and has been established for more than 65 years. PPG protects people, buildings and property by offering perimeter protection solutions globally.
PPG is unique in its ability to offer the complete package, handling the security outside and inside, with installation, training, maintenance and full service solutions. The product portfolio includes internationally crash-rated high-security products such as crash gates, wedge barriers, bollards and road blockers. The state-of-the-art products are made in Germany under strict quality control and meet the highest quality standards worldwide!
Avon Barrier (Avon) was established in Bristol, UK, in 1989 and is a global provider of vehicle barrier solutions, which “designs and manufactures a range of physical security solutions that protect critical infrastructure and public places from vehicle borne threats”.
Avon provides vehicle security barriers, road blockers, security bollards, sliding automatic gates and turnstiles to customers in more than 70 countries.
PPG is welcoming Avon as a strong member in its Group to jointly increase the offering to customers in the UK, but also all over the world. Avon will continue under its own brand, with the addition of “A member of the PPG Group”.
“The acquisition of Avon is important for PPG to have direct access to all our joint customers in the UK and to complement our Global distribution network with Avon’s contacts”, says Thorsten Grunwald, CEO of PPG.
PPG is excited about this acquisition and is looking forward to continuing to strengthen and growing its partnerships in the global vehicle barrier industry.