The Installation of Automated Gates or Barriers can provide many benefits, including:

Security & Safety
Restriction of access or exit from a property or site, allowing monitoring of visitors and a deterrent to would be intruders.
When used in a residential or school application an automated gate can provide Protection to Children, preventing them from leaving the property without permission or from undesirable visitors gaining access. Manual Gates and Barriers will inevitably be left open, whether the last person to use the entrance forgets, it is raining or they expect the person behind them to close it behind them, leaving a premises exposed to theft or Vandalism. The use of automation can ensure the Entrance is always closed when not in use maximising the security, and minimising unwanted or un-announced visitors.
Anti-Ram Bollards & Gates are available to provide maximum protection.

Added Value

An Electric Gate can provide a prestigious entrance to a property providing added value on re-sale

Ease of Use

Many types of access control can be installed, including

  • Radio Remote Controls
  • Proximity Tag Readers, Both Long & Short range
  • GSM Intercoms & Remote Controls
  • Induction Loops for Entry or Exit
  • Number Plate Recognition
  • Audio Entry
  • Video Entry
  • Coded Access
  • Biometrics

All of which can make the access or exit to a property quicker, easier and more Secure, particularly on a cold, wet night when the last thing you want to do is to get out of the car to open the gate or Barrier and then close it behind you.

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Metalwood Fencing Ltd, Hutton House, Soothouse Spring, Valley Road Industrial Estate,

St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3 6PG. Tel: 01727 861141