In today’s weekly news round-up, ASSA ABLOY will supply its high security steel doorsets to the sister building of The Shard, which together form the London Bridge Quarter development. More than 300 fire and acoustic steel doorsets will be installed throughout the new building, known as “The Place”. Over in Germany, Mobotix AG has had its seminar: “A Vision of Future Proof Digital CCTV” approved by the Royal Institute of British Architects for credits towards CPD requirements. The seminar offers insight into elements of modern CCTV systems and covers topics including decentralised technologies, Power over Ethernet and UK Home Office guidelines on identification standards.

In corporate news, HID Global has partnered with Oberthur Technologies, providing Oberthur with the ability to support the use of Seos digital keys on NFC-enabled smart cards. In other corporate news, ASSA ABLOY, Nedap, DORMA and Zugang GmbH have developed a Standard Offline Access Application (SOAA) for electronic offline locks. By implementing this standard, it will be easy for companies to integrate multiple electronic offline locks from multiple suppliers. Finally, eneo and Avant Video Technology have recently announced a distribution partnership. Avant Video Technology will market eneo products in Spain, Portugal and North Africa. Read more security news…