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Access Control Specification Manager Vacancy

                  Based in the North East of England, a market leader in the supply of masterkeyed cylinder locks and supplier of access control security systems. We have built our reputation and brand through delivering high quality innovative products and outstanding exceptional customer service. Our route to market […]

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Without CPD, you’re going backwards

If you’re not sure what the letters CPD mean, it’s time you got up to speed. For those of us who know we should be keeping on top of our professional development but aren’t quite prioritising the job, the message is simple: in a fast-moving world, standing still is akin to going backwards. When you […]

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IAI AGM & Awards

Access 2 to sponsor IAI AGM and awards in Feb

  The IAI AGM and Awards is all about celebrating the outstanding individuals we have in the industry and using their experiences to inspire the next generation of ironmongers. Taking place in the Park Royal Hotel, Warrington from 22nd to 24th Feb, the event is a must-visit for all the industry. The 2019 IAI AGM […]

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Tigris® Premier 3 chosen for another of the world’s most prestigious projects

When the Dubai World Trade Centre proposed the development of an entirely new centre for business, it was bound to be a substantial project with high standards throughout. The architects appointed, Hopkins, were tasked with designing over 1 million square metres of indoor and outdoor, space which included retail premises, offices, apartments and luxury hotels. […]

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Security. No fuss. No faff.

                          Simple, secure, affordable Door security has to be effective, but it doesn’t have to be complicated. You don’t need a master key system – just a Kitemarked TS-007 standard keyed-to-differ cylinder. If you choose wisely, you’re onto a winner, but there are […]

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Old 5-pin technology isn’t a joke

In 1988, Sony introduced the first PlayStation. Thirty years on, if you were to give your kids one of the original models for Christmas, they would think you were having a laugh at their expense. They want the latest PS4 iteration, the PS4 Pro or the version with the virtual reality headset. And although we […]

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After Christmas, Santa always takes a break.

In the blink of an eye, another year has flown by. It’s December, which means half our team are already wearing their Christmas jumpers while the other half is muttering “bah, humbug”. We don’t know whether you love or loathe the annual festivities – but we do need to let you know what’s happening at […]

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Access 2 team to attend GAI Education awards

Every year the Guild of Architectural Ironmongers (GAI) recognise the outstanding educational achievements of the door hardware industry’s rising stars at their annual Education Awards. The GAI education syllabus is the only recognised programme in the world that leads to a qualification in architectural ironmongery to British and European standards. The Access2 team will be […]

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One Project, Two Priorities

When a hotelier is undertaking a refurbishment of a property, and every detail of each individual room has been chosen with note-perfect accuracy, the access control and security system cannot be an afterthought. Why would you ruin the work of the design team? Why would you risk compromising the hotel’s operation? When we got involved […]

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Access2 at the Independent Hotel Show

Access2 Ltd are delighted to be exhibiting at the Independent Hotel show, the business event for luxury and boutique hotels, in October. Smart enough to suit the most desirable boutique hotels, and tough enough for continual use in major hotel chains, our products control access to a wide variety of leisure-related premises. We’re proud to have […]

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