News

Hello and welcome to our NEWS section – the latest addition to the CLCS website.

Here you will be able to keep in touch with all of the latest events and
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Intelligent Locking Systems (ILS) has been part of ASSA ABLOY since November 2015 and they have been an exciting addition to ASSA ABLOY.

Developing and manufacturing a range of digital combination locks for customers in banking, retail, transport and government ILS provide tailored locking solutions supported by a team of security cleared service and installation engineers.   ILS are very much a trusted partner to their customers at both a product and service level in the UK market Read the full article...

Great cheese comes from happy cows

  Our past paves the way to our future. We are proud of our heritage, however, that was then…….     This is now….. Investing in people and transforming the workplace. Investing in automation, quick changeover technology, developing our production system, seamless flow, lean logistics, driving service and efficiencies          Did you Read the full article...

It’s competition time here at CLCS as we introduce “Spot The Lock”

Our products are regularly featured on TV crime dramas and documentaries. Spot the lock, name the TV show and date of broadcast for your chance to win exclusive CLCS merchandise! Email your answers to sales@clcsltd.co.uk with the subject: “SPOT THE LOCK” Read the full article...

These are some of the recent projects we have been delivering

CLCS continue to work with PSNI delivering a range of products  Hampshire Police – replacement of existing cell doors, pass doors, perimeter doors, hatches, servicing of locks and new locks and rebate modifications to three custody suites in September. All works were completed within the scheduled closure period for stations. All new doors and frames were Read the full article...

Did you know about some of our new products and new product features?

3R63 Mortice electro-mechanical pass lock Can now be fitted with door in frame sensor Plated double sided variant handle set Single sided ‘T’ handle kit allowing use as a bedroom/cell door lock Fire tested escutcheons 4L56 Mechanical slam action cell lock Alternative finish available in RAL1001 (Beige) 3G317 Mortice deadlock Nickel plated version 3G317 with Read the full article...

CLCS gets all fired up

In support of high security and custodial door division we have successfully achieved fire tests for the following door and lock combinations: Steel reinforced timber doors for use in secure units and high risk mental health hospitals tested in accordance to BSEN1634-1:2014 for 60 min fire integrity and insulation. Doors can be fitted with both mechanical Read the full article...

ASSA ABLOY Limited announces acquisition of Pickersgill Kaye (PK) Ltd

ASSA ABLOY has acquired Pickersgill-Kaye Ltd, a leading company manufacturing and supplying locking solutions. The company is based in Leeds, has an annual turnover of approximately £4m and employs 50 people. Pickersgill-Kaye Ltd will form part of the CLCS Group and continue to operate as an independent business unit, retaining the existing management team that Read the full article...

Try our 3R63 in your pass door…. It’s equally as cost effective, more durable and more secure

The combined price of a 3G112 pass lock and a typical custodial electric release is the same as the price of our 3R63 electro-mechanical mortice pass lock. So it’s the same price PLUS you get these added benefits……… surely you have to try it! Superior operation compared to an electric strike under a static side Read the full article...

Why choose electro-mechanical locks as opposed to mechanical?

Yes… the capital cost of a 4L79 electro-mechanical cell lock is higher than that of the equivalent traditional slam action mechanical cell lock, but only in the region of 20%. So why bother changing you may ask? Well, here are some good operational reasons:   Being electro-mechanical the lock can be operated locally at the Read the full article...

Chubb Locks Custodial and ASSA ABLOY Products and Capabilities Explained

2014 saw an expansion in the products and services provided by Chubb Locks Custodial Services. CLCS has, for many years, been at the forefront of custodial locking and is recognised as a trusted partner by custodial establishments and government bodies across the UK and across the world. CLCS can now provide the complete custodial door Read the full article...