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Perimeter security specialist Harper Chalice tempts Binns Fencing to join dealer network

Harper Chalice, the UK manufacturer and supplier of electronic and electrified perimeter security systems, has added to its dealer network with what it describes as ‘one of its most prestigious signings to date’. Prison perimeter systems installer Binns Fencing has been confirmed...
Posted On 02 Oct 2018
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Zaun’s ArmaWeave perimeter security fencing system achieves steepest rake yet

Accredited ArmaWeave installer Crime and Fire Defence Systems has carried out an installation at a high security site where the Zaun Group’s fencing solution climbs a 50 metre-long, 25° slope using full width panels. The specialist perimeter protection solutions...
Posted On 28 Aug 2018
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Prison drone security pioneers introduce UK Government officials to perimeter savings

The integrated security team behind a British prison’s pioneering war against drones is to share its innovative and cost-saving approach with UK Government officials. Les Nicolles Prison on Guernsey became the first in the world to use a new system designed to stop drones from...
Posted On 06 Mar 2018
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Security installation at Channel Islands prison on Guernsey takes fight to drone criminals

A Channel Islands prison has become the first in the world to use a new system designed to prevent drones from smuggling drugs, weapons and other contraband over perimeter walls. A group of British companies has collaborated to install a comprehensive perimeter protection package...
Posted On 12 Dec 2017
Alastair Henman: co-founder of Zaun
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Shareholders dispute at Zaun resolved with co-founder Alastair Henman free to fly solo

The long-running shareholder’s dispute between the co-founders of perimeter security systems manufacturer Zaun has been resolved. The company has now bought back Paul Painter’s shares with support from the Lloyds Banking Group. Remaining co-founder Alastair Henman is now the sole...
Posted On 03 May 2017
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Government introduced to new proposed model for prison perimeter security delivery

Binns Fencing believes the UK Government could make significant savings by adopting the company’s proposed new model for delivering perimeter security. The leading fencing contractor for the Ministry of Justice, Binns Fencing is this week unveiling its propose...
Posted On 07 Mar 2017
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Hinkley Point C: Delay Highlights Utilities Sector Security Fears

The latest delay in the Government’s decision to back Britain’s first new nuclear plant in a generation at Hinkley Point C highlights fears over the security of the country’s utilities, writes Chris Plimley. It’s widely thought that fear about allowing China such close...
Posted On 24 Aug 2016
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Why today’s clients demand sole sourcing

Chris Plimley states that Government and commercial buyers of Critical National Infrastructure protection solutions increasingly want to ‘single source’ in order to improve integration, drive up standards and reduce costs. The trend towards sole sourcing was...
Posted On 14 May 2015
Binns Fencing's managing director Adam Binns (left) and Alastair Henman of Zaun sign on the dotted line
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Zaun buys majority stake in high security perimeter solutions business Binns Fencing

Two of the biggest names in high security fencing and prison-based security solutions have announced that they’re joining forces. Binns Fencing has just sold a majority stake in the business to Zaun, supplier to Binns of the bespoke fencing to be installed for the new £250...
Posted On 24 Apr 2015