Luxury Greek Resort Receives 5-Star Fire Protection

Based in the coastal town of Ierapetra in Crete, the Robinson Club is designed around ‘neighbourhoods’ of hotel rooms across a 150 acre-site. This unique layout meant that the fire system specified needed to deliver seamless detection and notification of a potential fire to the hotel’s staff and guests, who could be located anywhere across the 340 rooms and suites, multiple restaurants, spa facilities and conference rooms. Responsible for the design, supply and installation of the fire detection, extinguishing system and firefighting equipment at the 5-star Robinson Club Ierapetra were…

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Expedite Contact Tracing Efforts with Unified Video Security & Access Control Technology

Challenge Healthcare officials and organizations are facing the challenge of contact tracing quickly and effectively to curb the spread. Time is of the essence when it comes to backtracking an infected person and identifying potential people who were exposed to the infected person or contaminated areas, but there are currently gaps in information. Solution Motorola Solutions is committed to innovating mission-critical technologies to protect people and communities, including looking at the existing technology they have in the market that can help alleviate current healthcare challenges.   Motorola Solutions’ Avigilon™ Access…

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VIVOTEK Upgrades Security at South Africa’s BP Manor Garage Gas Station

  Providing a safe and secure environment to drive into the lane and fuel up vehicles is a key factor in ensuring improved customer satisfaction for a gas station. To offer better service to the customer, VIVOTEK, the global leading IP surveillance provider, has assisted BP Manor Garage Gas Station, located in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, to upgrade their existing security system. Most of the existing cameras on-site at the BP Manor Garage Gas Station, installed about four years ago, were adequate for the customer’s current requirements. The BP Manor Garage…

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Florida Department of Transportation Certifies Traffic Detection Solutions from FLIR Systems

When companies introduce new products aimed at improving the efficiency of traffic and safety of all road users, a critical step in the process often includes testing those products by state Departments of Transportation (DOTs). This testing and certification by DOTs ensures that new technologies are viable and acceptable solutions to be placed on each state’s respective approved products list (APL), which then allows adoption across city, county, and state applications. In many states, securing a place on the APL is required before state-wide or local municipality implementation. Widely recognized…

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Eastplats Installs Invixium Touchless Temperature Screening Solution at Crocodile River Mine in South Africa

Invixium, a leading global provider of innovative touchless biometric solutions, recently announces that Eastern Platinum Limited (Eastplats) has deployed IXM TITAN with Enhancement Kit at their Crocodile River Mine. This deployment comes in response to a growing global need for touchless access control and temperature screening due to COVID-19. The local deployment of IXM TITAN was handled by South Africa-based integration specialists, Bluewhale Digital. Bluewhale Digital has 35 years experience in the South Africa mining sector, and after assessing a number of products, chose IXM TITAN for its superior specifications,…

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VIVOTEK Creates Bespoke High-Quality Security System for High-end Jewelry Boutique in Mexico

For the jewelry business owner, ensuring the highest level of security has always been a top priority. VIVOTEK, the global leading IP surveillance provider, has built up a rigorous surveillance system for Peyrelongue Chronos, a well-known luxury boutique offering high-end jewelry in Mexico, to monitor their precious products without any blind spots and to prevent robbery or theft. Peyrelongue Chronos has recently remodeled its facilities, including an overall of the video surveillance system. In search of the best solution to meet demands for both outside and inside the store, Peyrelongue…

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Delta Scientific Barrier Stops Intruder at U.S./ Mexican Border

Delta Scientific, the leading manufacturer of counter-terrorist vehicle control systems used in the United States and internationally, recently announced that a man from Santa Ana, Calif. attempted to cross from Tijuana into the United States via a closed lane at the San Ysidro Port of Entry south of San Diego on the afternoon of December 22 (2020). The Hyundai sedan struck a Delta Scientific TT218EC manual beam vehicle access barrier on the American side of the border. The driver was instantly killed. “The motive for the driver’s intention is still…

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Prama Hikvision Offers Back-to-Business Solutions for Malls and Retail Outlets to Ensure Continuity and Safety

Malls and organised retail stores across India are looking for breakthrough solutions to resolve the health and safety concerns related to pandemic after they were allowed to reopen with stringent safety guidelines. To help the malls and entire retail sector to safely reopen, Prama Hikvision has developed an impressive line-up of solutions for the retail sector. These innovative solutions include the temperature screening solution, a crowd-flow management solution and social distancing solution. These Back-to-business solutions are helping the malls and retail outlets ensure compliance of public safety guidelines. Malls serve…

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Five Ways Logistics Parks can Optimize their Operations with Smart Video

When people think about cameras in logistics parks, they think about pure-play security applications. But what if video could also be used to boost efficiency, productivity, and even health and safety? Of course, none of this is possible with traditional security cameras that record footage of a site. But the good news is that the latest generation of smart video solutions can help optimize the operations, and gain new competitive edge, in five key ways: Improving the employee safety Introducing health and safety policies is relatively easy, but enforcing them…

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Axis EN Fire System Protects Dubai’s Latest $750 Million Hotel Complex and Mall

A network of 19 Axis EN fire panels from UK manufacturer, Advanced, has been installed at the prestigious Wafi Hotel complex and Mall in Dubai. Wafi City is a mixed-use development in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The complex includes a mall, hotels, restaurants, residences, and a nightclub. The ‘city’ is styled in the theme of Ancient Egypt. In total, 19 EN54-approved Axis EN fire panels including integrated fire telephone system, and 7,500 devices have been installed across the US$750 million Wafi Hotel and Mall development project. The site itself comprises…

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