Iain Campbell is new Midwich sales director

Midwich has announced the appointment of Iain Campbell as Sales Director. The new role will see Iain taking responsibility for sales processes in all divisions of Midwich, focusing on support, service and the overall customer experience. Iain said:” I’m delighted to...
Posted On 25 Apr 2014

Sitex Orbis changes its name

Vacant property company SitexOrbis is changing its name to Orbis.” We are no longer a business focused on just sitex screens,” said Director Richard Sanders.” Instead we offer a more rounded approach to securing and managing vacant properties. Property...
Posted On 24 Apr 2014

Allegion appoints Jo-Milne Rowe

Allegion has confirmed the appointment of Jo Milne-Rowe as specification leader for door solutions. With more than nine years’ experience in the industry, Jo will be based at Allegion’s UK headquarters in Walsall. From the Midlands Jo will be conducting nationwide...
Posted On 23 Apr 2014

Lodge extends security network

Lodge Service has extended its intelligence network, Lodg:IC, into mainland Europe for central monitoring, control and planning of security and property services. The network meets protection, loss prevention and resource allocation needs in the UK of property management...
Posted On 22 Apr 2014

Report reveals UK power outages doubled

The number of power outages in the UK has more than doubled in the past year, potentially costing UK businesses hundreds of thousands of pounds according to Eaton’s latest Blackout Tracker report. In 2013 there were 505 reported outages, compared to 246 in the preceding...
Posted On 21 Apr 2014

eBay password fallout

Following news that one of eBay’s databases containing end-user passwords has been compromised after hackers gained access to ‘a small number of employee log-in credentials’, one expert in secure identity is urging businesses to ditch passwords and usernames...
Posted On 20 Apr 2014

Blocks to stop vehicle attacks

Townscape Products is helping to safeguard London’s latest skyscraper, 20 Fenchurch Street, against the threat of terrorism installing six bespoke PAS 68 Counter Terror (CT) Blocks, designed to stop vehicle-based attacks. Townscape was enlisted by security engineering...
Posted On 19 Apr 2014

Summer security risks highlighted

Warmer weather and longer daylight hours are potentially triggers for increased property crime, according to Farsight Security Services with statistics from its remote monitoring station show that 23% more audio warnings were issued in June 2013, compared to December 2013. Car...
Posted On 17 Apr 2014

Industrial wireless blackout risk

GAMBICA, the trade body for instrumentation, control, automation and laboratory technology industry, has asked for the harmonisation of the new EN62657-2 industrial wireless co-existence standard, which otherwise could lead to a major industrial wireless failure. With the...
Posted On 16 Apr 2014

Richard Bailey joins Mitie

Mitie has appointed Richard Bailey as commercial director for its total security management business. Richard joins Mitie from Advance Security UK where he spent 14 years, latterly as managing director for its corporate and technologies division. His knowledge and experience in...
Posted On 15 Apr 2014