Mechanical digital lock case studies

STANLEY Security Completes Security System Upgrade For Believe In Tomorrow Children’s Foundation

STANLEY Security, a manufacturer and integrator of security solutions, has completed a fully integrated security system upgrade that benefits Believe In Tomorrow’s hospital housing program for families of children receiving treatment at the world-renowned Johns Hopkins Children’s Center in Baltimore, Maryland. The hospital housing facilities that received significant security enhancements are the Believe In Tomorrow Children’s House at Johns Hopkins and the Believe In Tomo...

Arizona State University Pilots HID Global Smartphone Mobile Access Solution

Arizona State University launched a ground-breaking project to evaluate the benefits of mobile access solutions Arizona State University (ASU) is committed to the ongoing use and management of advanced technology, including solutions that optimize security and convenience for students, faculty and staff. In August 2011, the university launched a ground-breaking project to evaluate the benefits of moving its student housing keys onto NFC smartphones. Pilot participants accesse...

Aperio® Brings Wireless Access Control To Norway’s New Stavanger Concert Hall

The requirement at Stavanger Concert Hall was for dependable access control with maximum flexibility A leading orchestra, admin staff, 200 contractors, and thousands of music fans all need access at various times. Auditoriums, rehearsal rooms, wardrobes, offices, a sauna, the canteen and an archive all need securing. The requirement at Stavanger Concert Hall was for dependable access control with maximum flexibility. The answer was Aperio® wireless technology from ASSA ABL...

ASSA ABLOY’s Aperio® Secures And Monitors The University Of Surrey

ASSA ABLOY’s Aperio® solution allows campus facilities managers to secure and monitor access at the site For one of the UK's leading science universities, flexibility is the key to Aperio® from ASSA ABLOY. After upgrading security at the Manor Park Campus with an access control system using Aperio® wireless lock technology, the University of Surrey immediately looked to roll the technology out to more sites. “The installation of Aperio® has proven...

eCLIQ Provides Flexible Access Management And Easy Installation In A Hospital Environment

Keys and locks are programmable, allowing temporary and time-limited access permissions University Hospital Frankfurt is the largest public health facility in the Hesse region, delivering medical care and education through 32 clinics and 20 research institutes. Extensive new construction, expansion and renovation in multi-phase stages have been under way since 2001. The goal is to create a flagship healthcare organization equipped for the 21st century.As part of the overhaul,...

Alpro Panic Hardware Life-Safety Device Protects Ashington Football Club’s Woodhorn Lane Ground

Safety measures include use of Touch Bar two-point panic latches on fire and exit doors Panic hardware from Alpro is being used by Ashington Football Club on a new 250-seater stand and clubhouse at its Woodhorn Lane ground in Northumberland. The spectator and hospitality facilities are part of a wider £74m investment scheme in the town. Touch Bar Two-Point Panic Latches Safety measures include use of Touch Bar two-point panic latches from Alpro on fire and exit doors....

CLIQ Mechatronic Locking Cuts Time And Money Spent On Managing Vacant Council Properties

The flexible mechatronic locking system CLIQ® has helped streamline workflows and upgrade security With crime against empty properties on the rise, public authorities aim to minimize the amount of time a council house stands vacant. However, multiple workers require access to prepare for every new tenant. Passing keys securely between all the relevant staff members is a major cause of delay. At Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council (RMBC), the flexible mechatronic lockin...

CLIQ® Solves The Problem Of Lost Keys At East Africa’s Largest Retailer

ASSA ABLOY implemented a tailor-made master-key system across the multiple Nakumatt sites With Nakumatt’s expanding branch and distribution network, managing the security of both stores and company inventory had become increasingly complex. The mechanical key system was cumbersome and piecemeal. Managers had little insight into who was accessing which secure areas, and when. Lost keys had become more than an inconvenience; they posed a regular and very real security risk...

Frankfurt’s Tower 185 Skyscraper Chooses TESA Flexible Wireless Access Control Over Mechanical Keys

SMARTair™ represents a more flexible, user-friendly access solution for Frankfurt’s Tower 185  A recent 200-meter addition to Frankfurt’s skyline, Tower 185 incorporates several advanced environmental elements in its design. The original plans specified that the entire building should be equipped with a mechanical locking system. However, with repeated key loss, the management company decided to install a more flexible, user-friendly solution suite...

Electricity North West Limited Infrastructure Sites Secured By ASSA ABLOY’s Access Control Solution CLIQ

The battery-powered CLIQ keys are programmable, allowing time-limited access rights Upgrading security at Electricity North West Limited presents quite a challenge. The company owns 57,000 kilometers of overhead lines and underground cables, as well as 34,000 transformers, in urban and remote rural locations across north-west England. The company needs an access control solution that meets critical infrastructure standards for attack resistance. Key management must be secure a...

CLIQ® Provides Flexible Future-Proof Locking At Leading UK Zoo

CLIQ® has immediately improved security and access for all staff, visitors and other site users In 2015, Twycross Zoo launched a £55 million plan to develop its site over two decades. High on the agenda was a new access management solution to replace a mechanical master-key system that was labor-intensive to administer. The zoo’s development team worked closely with trusted security contractor Rossells to select the right system to meet their vision. They chose...