Camden Door Controls announces the publication of a new website designed to provide up-to-the-minute information on low-voltage system design in response to the COVID-19 global pandemic. The TouchlessWave website is an easy to use one-stop resource for installers, building and facility managers, architects, and system specifiers. The TouchlessWave website highlights ‘no-touch’ and ‘low-touch’ solutions that eliminate the spread of germs caused by manually operating door activation devices, such as push/exit buttons. It also highlights additional opportunities to increase convenience for building occupants and provide better service to people with disabilities. Automatic doors and access control systems TouchlessWave information resources include application design options for automatic doors and access control systems, information on the industry’s newest ‘no-touch’ and ‘low-touch’ products, (with links to detailed product pages), and an in-depth Information Library, with educational trade press articles and White papers. “Camden is very proud to deliver this valuable resource to the industry,” says David Price, Camden’s Vice President of Corporate Communication & Business Development. “We’ve been developing no-touch technology for more than 15 years, including industry-leading motion sensor and wireless systems. Camden is uniquely positioned to support installers, facility managers, architects and system specifiers respond to the new ‘wave’ of requirements for touchless door control.”
Camden Door Controls, a globally renowned provider of door activation, control and locking products, is pleased to announce the release of CV-7600 Series Bluetooth-enabled card reader, a mobile-ready reader based on RFID technology that combines Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and contactless smart card technologies. CV-7600 Series card reader In operation, the latest CV-7600 Series Bluetooth-enabled card reader is capable of reading data stored on a contactless smartcard credential via high frequency. In addition, it can also read data from a mobile credential stored in a smartphone’s wallet app via BLE technology, without physical contact and then pass the data obtained to the physical access control system. CV-7600 Series Bluetooth-enabled card readers are also compatible with MIFARE prox. cards and fobs. This feature allows system managers the ability to assign the best/preferred type of credential for each system user. Mobile access “The CV-7600 Bluetooth-enabled mobile readers are an ideal choice for access control system users that would prefer to use their smartphone instead of a card or fob credential,” says David Price, Vice President of Communications and Corporate Development at Camden Door Controls. David adds, “We’re proud to add this Bluetooth-enabled reader to our extensive line of indoor and outdoor access control system readers.”
Camden is showing how SureWave™ touchless switches provides the market with exclusive models, features, and quality with the release of six new product videos. Touchless switch line Presented by David Price, Camden’s VP of Communications and Glenn Woodworth, Camden’s Product Specialist, this video series provides an introduction to Camden’s touchless switch line, highlights the new 6” round stainless steel faceplate option, as well as each of the SureWave™ models. SureWave™ touchless switch videos include episodes on CM-330 battery powered wireless model, CM-331 line powered one relay model, CM-332 line powered two relay model, and CM-333 Hybrid battery powered model with one relay.
Camden Door Controls, global provider of door activation, control and locking products, is pleased to announce the promotion of David Price to the position of Vice President, Communications and Corporate Development. David joined Camden Door Controls as Marketing Manager in 2010 and has been instrumental in the rapid growth of the company since that time. Door solutions expert In his new position, Price will continue to manage all internal and external corporate communications, Camden’s Customer Service and Order Entry departments, as well as assume new responsibilities for the creation and implementation of new corporate strategies. David Price is a 35-year industry veteran and has held senior management roles with Simplex and the DSC Group of Companies (now Tyco/Johnson Controls/Tri-Ed/Anixter). He has also owned an integrated marketing communications company which supported several major brands in the security industry. Security industry veteran “David brings a wealth of industry knowledge and expertise to the newly created position of Vice President for Camden Door Controls,” notes Dave Malen, Camden's co-founder. “This promotion recognises the significant contribution he has made to our company over the past nine years and expands his role to support the next stage of our corporate evolution.”
Camden Door Controls has announced the introduction of its new CX-ED 1079 5/8" latch projection and CX-ED 1079D 3/4” latch projection strikes. Each of these Grade 1 ‘Universal’ ANSI strikes, complete with three faceplates, are now available without monitoring. They provide the best strike value for installers when monitoring is not required. 12/24V AC/DC selectable, they offer fail safe/fail secure operation. 'Universal' electric strikes These 'Universal' electric strikes are in stock and supported by a library of product information, including product specification sheets posted on the Camden Web site. “Camden is committed to delivering the latest in product innovation to meet the changing demands of our customers and their end users,” says David Price, Marketing Manager, Camden Door Controls. “We’re very pleased to bring this product enhancement to market.”
Camden Door Controls, a provider of door activation and locking devices, has announced the appointment of Chris Lyons to the position of U.S. Regional Manager. Chris is responsible for servicing Camden's customers from the East coast over to the Central American states. Chris brings to Camden extensive sales experience in general, and locking device sales experience, in particular. “Camden Door Controls is very proud to welcome Chris to our sales team," notes David Price, Marketing Manager, Camden Door Controls. "Providing top-notch customer service is a top priority at Camden. Chris's knowledge and experience will well serve the needs of our U.S. customer base."
Camden Door Controls, a premier provider of door activation and locking devices, is pleased to introduce their newest Installation Guide – Camden’s Guide for Electric Strikes. This technical resource provides dealers and integrators with the essential information they need to know to select the correct type and model of electric strike for their application. Providing better support to customers Camden's Installers Guide to Electric Strikes provides an in-depth but easily understood explanation of the major issues that need to be considered when selecting the right electric strike. In addition, the guide provides a catalogue listing of all Camden strikes and a cross reference of Camden strike models equivalent to competitive models. It's part of Camden's commitment to providing customers with the very best technical support services. "Selecting the correct electric strike for a specific application isn't always easy for low voltage system installers," notes David Price, Marketing Manager, Camden Door Controls. "We’ve designed this new guide to give installers the critical information they need – as part of Camden’s commitment to support our customers better than any other manufacturer in the industry."
Camden Door Controls, a provider of door activation and locking devices, is pleased to announce it has retained manufacturers' rep firm JClemente & Associates to service the Southern California territory. Jaime Clemente will serve as the sales rep and provide service and Camden product support to dealers and distributors. “Camden Door Controls looks forward to partnering with JClemente & Associates to enhance our presence in the Southern California region," notes David Price, Marketing Manager, Camden Door Controls. "Providing unsurpassed customer service is a top priority at Camden and it begins with responsive and knowledgeable sales representatives. Complementing Camden's dedicated internal sales staff, our outside sales force is comprised of some of the top manufacturers' representative (MR) firms in the security industry."
Camden Door Controls, a provider of door activation and locking devices, continues to lead the barrier-free door control market with the introduction of the first activation and annunciation system using touchless switches. Camden's new CX-WC16 touchless switch restroom control system reduces the spread of germs and combines activation and annunciation in one device. The CX-WC16 system provides a complete equipment package with compliance with the latest building code requirements. CX-33 advanced door control relay The CX-WC16 system includes a CX-33 advanced door control relay (the only controller on the market to offer factory default programming for restroom control applications), ‘WAVE TO LOCK’ activation switch, (2) ‘WAVE TO OPEN’ activation switches and door contact. The touchless switches feature an LED light ring and sign for annunciation of both ‘occupied’ and ‘lock’ status. "Camden is dedicated to offering an industry-leading range of products designed specifically for the control of automatic doors in restroom applications," notes David Price, Marketing Manager, Camden Door Controls. "Our newest introductions in restroom control and emergency call solutions feature a number of innovative and exclusive products that are not available elsewhere."
As part of its second generation of restroom control and emergency call systems, Camden Door Controls, a provider of door activation and locking devices, has introduced the new CM-AF141SO. The 'Assistance Required' LED Dome light has a loud 93 dB Piezo sounder with adjustable volume control. Its LED illumination provides higher visibility and longer life compared with incandescent, and CM-AF141SO is also vandal and weather resistant. Restroom control and emergency call system The 'Assistance Required' text on the lens comes with the option of English language, French and bilingual. "The CM-AF141SO is just part of Camden's latest range of products designed to meet the latest requirements of the Ontario Building Code and provide superior performance in all applications," notes David Price, Marketing Manager, Camden Door Controls. "All of our new restroom control and emergency call system solutions feature innovative and exclusive products that aren't available anywhere else."
The price lists feature Camden products introduced in 2016 and those to be added in Q1 of 2017 Camden Door Controls, a provider of door activation and locking devices, is pleased to announce that its 2017 Price List is now available in both U.S. and Canadian editions. The 100+ page books detail all of Camden's offerings, including product overviews, features, specifications, and pricing. The price lists also feature all the new products Camden introduced in 2016, as well as new offerings that will be available in the first quarter of 2017. Access control offerings Camden's comprehensive product line spans electrified locks, relays and timers; door activation devices; industrial door and gate controls, and telephone entry and access controls. “Security dealers and integrators can count on Camden for all their access control product needs,” says David Price, Marketing Manager, Camden Door Controls. “Our new 2017 Price List showcases our extensive offerings and the latest technologies Camden brings to market."
The air shipping capabilities will help dealers and integrators get the job done on time and on budget Camden Door Controls, an industry-leading provider of innovative, high quality and competitively priced door activation, control and locking products, is pleased to announce it is now offering two-day air shipping to all cities in the USA, at the same low cost as standard ground delivery. Camden ranks as the only manufacturer providing this option. Online tracking service "We're committed to delivering the products our customers need, when they need them," says David Price, Marketing Manager, Camden Door Controls. "No matter where they're located, coast-to-coast, our air shipping capabilities will help our dealers and integrators get the job done on time and on budget." In addition to the convenience that affordable two-day air shipping service provides, Camden also offers Online Tracking Service on all orders via its Website. Camden brings an unsurpassed combination of product quality, performance and value to the access control marketplace, and many of its offerings are ADA compliant. The entire line of Camden products is in stock and ready for immediate delivery.
Camden Door Controls has introduced its new CX-ED2079 kit, a low profile ‘Universal’ grade 2 strike, with three stainless steel faceplates included. The strike features field selectable 12/24V AC/DC voltage, fail safe or fail secure operation, and horizontal adjustability of the strike body. Compatible with centre-line latch entry cylindrical locksets with 1/2” to 5/8” (13mm to 16mm) latch projection, FCX-ED2079 strike comes with three stainless steel faceplates for ANSI square and ANSI round latch opening, as well as a faceplate for wood door frames. For an introductory period, the strike is supplied with latch monitoring, at no additional cost. “Camden’s ‘Universal’ strike design delivers unparalleled application flexibility and the very best strike quality and performance,” said Camden marketing manager, David Price. “In addition to ordering a remarkable strike, this is a great time to take advantage of our introductory special of free latch monitoring.”
Camden Door Controls has released their new CV-350 Series TCP/IP and RS485 networked access control system. Designed for 2 to 6 door applications, the system also provides virtually unlimited system expansion. System integration and other features In addition to its 8 – 128 bit card readers, the system also features fully integrated fingerprint reader and keypad support. The graphics based software is free and allows management of all user credentials from a single screen. The TCP/IP and RS485 networked access control system provides 24 time zones, 10 languages, 32 holiday schedules and an unlimited number of access levels. Inputs and output logic is fully configurable across the network. System integration and management features include MS Access and SQL database support, intrusion and fire alarm integration, graphic site map display, automatic evacuation plan printing and built-in time and attendance. Camden’s new access control system features 2 door controllers with distributed intelligence, which insures that each controller will maintain operation if a network connection is lost as well as a 360 day data retention upon power loss. The CV-350 Series 2 and 4 door system kits also include 2 Amp power supply, 40 VA transformer, lockable metal cabinets and proximity readers or biometric fingerprint readers. Supporting multiple CV-350 systems The CV-350 controllers support all input and outputs required for control of two doors, which reduces the equipment costs of one door systems, and there is virtually no limit to the number of CV-350 controllers and users that can be seamlessly networked together in a single system. The system management software also supports multiple CV-350 systems via Internet or LAN connection. Reporting features include customized reports with filter for time, user, department, reader or door, the ability to send reports by mail, web reporting with no installation of software needed and a ‘find user’ feature allows operator to see the current or last known location of a user. “Our innovative CV-350 is a powerful and flexible system filled with great features and designed to provide enhanced performance, better security and competitive value for smaller applications, while offering easier management and sophisticated networkable system operation for larger networks,” said David Price, Camden marketing manager. Camden’s CV-350 Series TCP/IP and RS485 networked access control system is backed by a 3 year warranty.
Camden Door Controls’ new CV-900 ‘Designer Series’ access control devices are compact, elegantly styled and available in a selection of finishes that will enhance any decor. The ‘Designer Series’ is a complete line of metal backlit keypads, dual format proximity card readers (HID/AWID) and capacitive biometric fingerprint readers. They are elegantly styled and available in a range of anodised architectural finishes (white and metallic silver, charcoal and red). The CV-900 “Designer Series features The CV-900 “Designer Series also offers ‘all metal’ construction that ensures durability in high traffic areas. They are engineered for indoor and outdoor use, and with an IP65 rating, provides high resistance to water and dust.” Designer Series’ devices also provide industry-leading technology and an extensive list of features including tamper alarm output, and audible and visual response. The capacitive biometric reader stores up to 9500 fingerprints, and is supplied with free management software. “CV-900 devices combine great looks and features in an elegant and compact package. We believe ‘Designer Series’ will quickly become the preferred choice for the architecture and interior design community, as well as for installers and end users,” said David Price, Camden marketing manager.