Gilgen Door Systems UK Ltd are the first company to achieve level 4 of LPS1175 (issue 7) certification for one of the models in the new Rolegard high security shutter range.
Tested by BRE against anti-jacking, prising, gouging, impact, cutting and drilling, the new door additions to the Rolegard range achieve LPS1175 issue 7, security rating 2, 3 and 4 providing protection for medium, high and very high security risks.
Details of this new Rolegard range can be found in The Red Book, the LPCB List of Approved Fire & Security Products and Services and on www.redbooklive.com under intruder resistant building components, strong points.
Complying with insurance and Police Preferred specifications and Secured By Design standards, applications can be used as a stand-alone system or as part of more advanced, layered security solutions.
The range consists of three models, SR2, SR3 and SR4 and feature various options for profile types, insulation and acoustic ratings. The SR3 (heavy duty and insulated) and SR4 models also feature hurricane rated, wind resistance profiles suitable for exposed locations. Thermal insulation ranges from 3.8w/m2/k to 4.4 w/m2/k depending on the model and blast resistance up to 3kpa can also be achieved. All models are electrically operated and feature options for automatic bolts, acoustic insulation and rapid operation and are suitable for high value storage such as utilities, retail, national infrastructure, military buildings, government buildings and cash handling facilities.
Paul Barson, General Manager, Gilgen Door Systems Industrial Door Division said The safety and security of our customers employees and property has always been paramount. Achieving certification to the latest LPS 1175 (Issue 7) testing levels 2, 3 and 4 for our Rolegard high security roller shutter range, firmly demonstrates our commitment to providing innovative security solutions that meet their needs. We are extremely proud to now offer a choice of certificated products that can meet medium, high and very high attack risk enabling companies to target harden buildings against hostile vehicle and other similar attacks and can also contribute to BREEAM ratings.
Gilgen Door Systems has over 50 years international experience in the design, manufacture and installation of a leading range of industrial and commercial door systems. With regional centres across the UK, Gilgen also offers a nationwide 24hr repair and maintenance service.