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    Factory enhancements lead to Mantis 4 from Yale

    Yale Door and Window Solutions has launched the Mantis 4 multipoint door lock with a number of developments over its existing Mantis 3. These include a new push-in snib feature that ensures the door remains...

    UAP expands in Eurocell branches with Security Hardware acquisition

    UAP has announced that it has has acquired Security Hardware from Eurocell plc, for an undisclosed sum, in a deal that will expand the buyer’s offering as well as putting its entire portfolio into...

    Yale gains SBD Secure Connected on 12 more products

    Twelve further products have achieved the Secured by Design (SBD) Secure Connected Device accreditation, achieving the required standard for their physical and cyber security attributes. Head of product management Kevin Spencer said: “As we continue...

    Security Month survey shows need for more education

    Two thirds of UK homeowners have not upgraded their home security in the last two years and barely a quarter (27%) know what type of lock they need to prevent lock snapping despite rising...

    Brisant launches Ultion Key Tag to find lost keys

    Brisant says it faced ‘an overwhelming mountain’ of pre-orders for the launch of Ultion Key Tag, a system that can locate lost keys using an iPhone app. CEO Nick Dutton said,“We were taking pre orders...

    NKS locksets from Staff gain Bary Bac coating

    The National Key Scheme lockset from Staff Ironmongery now has a Bary Bac coating, which uses nanotechnology to help reduce the spread of bacteria and viruses on its surface. The lock provides maintenance free anti-bacterial...

    Brett Martin signs for three more years’ SBD

    Rooflight manufacturer Brett Martin Daylight Systems has renewed its membership with Secured by Design (SBD) for a further three years. Following vigorous product testing and auditing by an accredited third-party organisation, the Coventry-based manufacturer has...

    New X60 from Abus

    Abus UK has launched a new version of its X60 3* lock cylinder. The launch will be backed by a package of promotional materials and special offers for door and window companies. The X60 is a...

    Andrew Wright renews SBD commitment

    Andrew Wright Windows has renewed its membership of Secured by Design, the official police security initiative. The move comes soon after a series of commercial contract wins that led to the creation of 28 new...

    CSCS updates Smart Check to get tougher on fraudulent cards

    The Construction Skills Certification Scheme has updated its Smart Check app with more power to identify and report suspected fraudulent cards as well as the addition of a number of other card schemes in...