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The companies Chubb Locks Custodial Services (CLCS), Intelligent Locking Systems (ILS) and Pickersgill-Kaye (Kaye) have formed as the High Security & Safety group, a new division of Assa Abloy Opening Solutions UK & Ireland.
Covering the security and rail industries, CLCS, ILS and Kaye each offer their own sector specialisms, the parent company Assa Abloy says. The firm says Assa Abloy Opening Solutions UK & Ireland will provide a more comprehensive offering to sectors. CLCS is a supplier of locks to custodial, secure healthcare, government and secure education. ILS is a manufacturer of locks for safes and vaults, for the banking, construction, leisure and jewellery sector. Kaye designs and makes specialist door locks for the architectural and railway industries.
The CLCS, ILS and Kaye divisions will continue as distinct brands within the High Security & Safety Group, which will sit alongside Assa Abloy Opening Solutions UK & Ireland’s other specialist business units. These include the Door Group, Door Hardware & Access Control Group and the Project Specification Group.
Simon Teagle, pictured, Managing Director, High Security & Safety Group, said: “The creation of the new High Security & Safety Group will help signpost our specialist high security, safety and rail brands to the market, giving them one point of contact and access to a wider range of products, as well as a more tailored solution. Utilising the strength of the brands, the quality of the products and their experience in these areas, ASSA ABLOY Opening Solutions UK & Ireland now has a dedicated Group covering the specific needs of high security and safety customers.”