Surveillance & Security News for August 2018

Dahua utilises Intelligent Transportation System to monitor & manage road safety, Ulaanbaatar

Ulaanbaatar is the capital and the largest city of Mongolia, with a population of over 1.3 million, which is almost half of the country's total population. Over the past decade, the number of vehicles in Ulaanbaatar has risen by more than 300,000. As the political and cultural center of Mongolia, the increasing number of inhabitants and vehicles within the city has caused a series of social, environmental, and transportation problems. Dahua’s sophisticated ITS (Int...

Nortech updates St James’ Market access control system using Nedap’s uPASS Target system

People and vehicle access control specialist Nortech has recently seen St James’ Market in central London update and improve access to its site using Nedap’s uPASS Target system. Supplied by Nortech, Nedap’s uPASS Target was installed by leading supplier of integrated security systems Total Support Services (Security) Ltd, which was selected to supply the robust solution for long-range identification to its recently installed security gates at the market. Total Support Service...

Traka to demonstrate latest key and asset management hardware and software solutions at Security Essen 2018

Traka, the global provider of innovative key and equipment management systems will be demonstrating its world-renowned experience on booth 3G140, delivering incomparable functionality and integration capability. Visitors will be able to see fully integrated demonstrations of Traka Web, an enterprise class web-based administration software platform, enabling complete management of Traka Touch key and locker systems from any device, even on a remote basis. On display will also be Traka’s in...

ASSA ABLOY UK to discuss the importance of fire door safety standards at Fire Door Safety Week 2018

Over three million fire doors are installed every year in the UK, yet incorrect specification, poor installation and a lack of maintenance is still a common occurrence. In light of this, and to coincide with Fire Door Safety Week, ASSA ABLOY UK is holding a dedicated event at West Midlands Fire Service’s headquarters in Birmingham to help raise the bar on standards of quality for fire door safety. The event will take place on Thursday 27th September and is aimed towards building owners, f...

GJD announces availability of ATEX approved Infra-Red beam set for intrusion detection

GJD, an award winning manufacturer and designer of smart electronic perimeter detection and high performance LED illumination equipment, announced the availability of its external ATEX approved Infra-Red beam set (GS100). The ATEX approved Infra-Red beam provides versatile detection solutions, which allows engineers to reliably protect hazardous areas. The GS100 is designed to be used in association with alarm annunciation equipment, or other devices that provide a means of monitoring the volta...

Hanwha Techwin America unveils Wisenet PNM-9000VQ and PNM-9320VQP P series Multi-directional cameras at GSX 2018

At GSX 2018 in booth #2341, Hanwha Techwin America, a global supplier of IP and analog video surveillance solutions, will unveil two new cameras in its P series line. The Wisenet PNM-9000VQ (4-head) multi-directional camera and the PNM-9320VQP (4-head) multi-directional plus 32x optical zoom PTZ camera support configurable fixed-focus lens/CMOS sensor modules that allow the installer to choose the resolution and the focal length for each head. Full suite of video analytics Ideally suited for c...

GITAM University secures campus with Matrix video management & surveillance solutions

GITAM University is a renowned research and innovation driven university in India. The university has three campuses - its main campus at Visakhapatnam with off campuses at Hyderabad and Bengaluru. During the last 36 years it has steadily evolved into a world class university, recognized for the experiential learning it offers, its competent and compassionate faculties, the stellar research laboratories, academic vibrancy and cosmopolitan culture. Known for its creative dynamism and flexibility,...

PureTech Systems introduces VisionViewTM 180 Camera for outdoor perimeter security

PureTech Systems today announced its first entry into the security imager market, the VisionViewTM 180 camera.  The next-generation outdoor security camera combines three EO CCTV imagers and three thermal imagers into a single ruggedised housing, providing 180-degree coverage for both day and night operation. Key features of the VisionView 180 camera include: Multiple thermal sensors – Provides the ability to deliver wide-area monitoring in unfavourable lighting or weather conditi...

BCDVideo appoints Maureen Carlo as Business Development Manager to enhance product platform

BCDVideo announces the hiring of a 15-year security industry veteran Maureen Carlo. In her position of Business Development Manager, Maureen will be responsible for driving BCDVideo’s technology message and product platform to national and local security integrators, as well as Architectural & Engineering (A&E) firms throughout the Eastern United States. Maureen has a diverse industry background, including technology consultation, content development, system integrator, product por...

Southwest Microwave appoints Michelle Roe as President to maintain highest level of customer satisfaction

Southwest Microwave is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Michelle Roe as President. Ms. Roe succeeds Mr. Richard McCormick, who has transitioned to Chairman and CEO. “It is my distinct pleasure to announce the promotion of Michelle Roe to President. I am confident that under Michelle’s leadership, Southwest Microwave will continue to grow worldwide, develop industry-leading technologies and maintain the highest level of customer satisfaction,” says Mr. McCormick In he...

SBN applauds SIA plans for overhaul of its licensing and Approved Contractor Scheme

Following a parliamentary review, the SIA has recommended a systematic and transformational approach to its regulations - a result supported by the Small Business Network (SBN), which is a security industry body made up of leading private security firms. SIA licensing After long advocating for industry-wide, mandatory SIA licensing as well as an overhaul of the current Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS), the SBN is delighted to see progress on both fronts. They vehemently believe buyers of secur...

Berkeley Lodge Chooses Videx to provide a replacement door entry system

Videx Security, the provider of access control and door entry solutions, was recently chosen to provide a replacement door entry system for Berkeley Lodge, a privately-owned apartment block in Ashtead in Surrey that consists of 9 flats.  Built in the late 1990s, the existing door entry system at Berkeley Lodge was aging and the system had poor speech quality and a lot of interference and crackling on the line. Installer Olympic Security Systems advised that repairing the existing system wo...

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