Wednesday, October 20, 2021
How CLD Fencing Are Paving The Way In Airport Fencing
As world leaders in security fencing, CLD Fencing Systems are often looked to for the most innovative solutions in airport perimeter fencing. We regularly exhibit our fencing systems at the annual IFSEC International security event, and our latest products are greeted with much anticipation from all attendees. We’re happy to hear that, after a couple […]
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
The Top Five Most Important Qualities Of School Fencing
Fencing is probably the most important aspect of security for schools. It keeps potential intruders out and is also the first aesthetic feature that visitors to your school will notice. That’s why it’s good to know the most important qualities to look for when deciding on new school fencing. In this post, we take a […]
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Timber Prices are Still Increasing
Plywood prices have gone up nearly 82% on last year! We feel like a broken record with the number of times we have mentioned this, but it doesn’t show signs of changing. We understand this is a frustrating time with projects and sites put on hold due to shortages and increasing prices of lumber. […]
Friday, October 8, 2021
On Board ’21 with CLD Fencing Systems
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, it had been nearly 18 months since the CLD team had come together as one to celebrate and acknowledge the wins and hard work from everyone in the team! So, what better way to celebrate than to get all departments on board a first team bus and visit some of the […]
Monday, October 4, 2021
The Hot Topic – Why has there been an Increased Number of Terror Attacks Against Jewish Schools?
Back in March 2021, a man wielding a knife was overpowered just outside a Jewish School in Marseille, France. Security personnel on hand within the school grounds spotted the individual, who was detained; and later arrested by police. This could have been a very different story if the man in question had gained unauthorised access […]
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
The Hot Topic – How Will Situations in Afghanistan Affect Security Around the World?
After 20 years of an American-led coalition ending the rule of Taliban in Afghanistan, the 15th August 2021 saw US troops withdrawing from their positions, revitalising the Taliban, and allowing them to take over the capital, Kabul as the last troops left on the 31st August. With the Taliban taking back the power of Afghanistan […]
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
6 Top Tips for Affordable School Fencing Maintenance
The summer holidays offer the perfect opportunity to revamp your school’s fencing. You want to take advantage of the unoccupied area to ensure it’s looking its best in time for the new term. However, you don’t have to wait for the kids to be on holiday to take these easy school fencing maintenance steps. […]
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Could your school premises benefit from a fencing revamp?
The main benefits of perimeter fencing around schools are obvious. Quality perimeter fencing will keep out trespassers, ensure the safety of the children and deter truancy. However, there are also some less obvious benefits to revamping your school fencing. Let’s take a look at the unexpected benefits of new school fencing. Aesthetic appeal of quality […]
Friday, August 13, 2021
The Hot Topic – ‘Wood’ Now be the Right Time for a Sustainable Alternative to Timber?
Back at the start of June we discussed why timber prices had increased by 80% and how many construction sites, residential projects and other jobs had been delayed and disrupted due to this issue. You can read the hot topic ‘Navigating the Increasing Timber Prices with Alternatives’ here. We are now a month on from […]
Friday, August 6, 2021
The Hot Topic – Government App Stop’PING National Security in their Tracks?
July 2021 saw the UK Government giving England the green light with zero restrictions on all activities and industries. With these actions, many assumed the numbers of those contracting COVID-19 were down and individuals could start getting back to normal. However, once the doors were open for the public, came the flood of ‘pings’ from […]
Friday, July 30, 2021
Concert Crowd Control Post Pandemic
March 23rd 2020 was, quite literally, ‘the day the music died.’ As a result of Boris Johnson’s announcement on that day, concerts, along with pretty much everything else, ceased due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, this month restrictions have finally been lifted, and concerts are coming back with a bang! With no social distancing laws […]
Thursday, July 29, 2021
The benefits of opting for festival fencing in 2021
In 2020, we completely lost the summer festival season to COVID-19. The swift roll-out of the vaccination programme, combined with mass testing, gave festival organisers reason to be cautiously optimistic for the 2021 festival season. As restrictions are ending this month, happily there are lots of festivals going ahead. And with excited crowds descending on […]
Thursday, July 29, 2021
Preparing to re-open outdoor events? Here’s why you need temporary fencing.
Temporary fencing has always been an extremely important feature at many outdoor events, both big and small. It’s one of those things that people often take for granted, but as with every product, someone must supply it, it doesn’t just appear overnight! Remember the good old days of festivals, fairs, markets and concerts? Events currently […]
Friday, July 16, 2021
The Hot Topic – What can UEFA do About Event Security?
On the 11th of July, England were set to play Italy in the Euro 2020 final within their home ground Wembley. It was a major event that many didn’t want to miss, however, as you’d expect tickets for the game sold out fast! With many fans who didn’t get seats for the game opted for […]
Thursday, June 17, 2021
The Hot Topic – Navigating the Increasing Timber Prices with Alternatives?
“The cost of timber has gone up more than 80% in the past six months, according to the Construction Products Association.” If you’re involved in the construction industry or just interested in the subject then you know the cost of building materials, particularly timber, has risen significantly over the past year. From COVID-19, BREXIT and […]
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Security Fencing: Choosing The Right Security Fencing for Your Industry
With just weeks to go before the next phase of lockdown restrictions ease – is your industry post-pandemic ready? Last time we shed some light on the importance of temporary security fencing to help you and your customers stay safe as the world returns to normal. But if you’re not quite sure where to begin, […]
Friday, April 30, 2021
Security Fencing: Why Temporary Security Fencing Can Help Businesses Stay Safe Post-Pandemic
Most of us have become well-accustomed to social distancing over the past year, but as the UK is slowly starting to return to normal and businesses are reopening their doors, there’s never been a better time to ensure staff, customers, friends and family stay safe post-pandemic. Here at CLD Fencing, we’ve been specialising in temporary […]
Friday, April 16, 2021
The Hot Topic – New Protesting Laws Act as Catalyst for Protests
On the 9th of March, the Government proposed a new Police, Crime, Sentencing & Courts Bill to the House of Commons for 2021. “The first duty of government is to protect its citizens and communities, keep them safe and to ensure that they can get on with their daily lives peacefully and without unnecessary interference.” […]
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Could you need high security gates on your premises?
Security is at the forefront of every businesses priority list, and it can look different for every industry. Whether its barbed fencing, 24-hour CCTV, manned security or high security perimeter fencing – finding the right solution that will keep your premises and its contents safe can be a minefield. Recently, high security gates have seen […]
Friday, March 12, 2021
The Hot Topic – Is Climate Change the Biggest Threat to Security at the Moment?
“Today, there are threats to security of a new and unprecedented kind, these threats do not divide us. They are threats which should unite us no matter from which part of the world we come, for they face us all. If we continue on our current path, we will face the collapse of everything that […]
Thursday, March 4, 2021
Product Spotlight – LockMaster S1 Swing Gates
Product Description The newest advancement in the CLD Fencing Systems S Range of Swing Gates. The LockMaster S1 Swing Gate is available in 4 different mesh options including; Securus, Ultimate Extra, Dulok-8 & Dulok-25 meaning it will blend seamlessly with your new or existing fence line. This new gating systems offers you an affordable level […]
Monday, February 22, 2021
The Hot Topic – Increased Online Orders, Increased Warehouse Crime?
At the end of March last year, the Government announced a national lockdown in the UK which subsequently shut all non-essential shops whilst also limiting the number of shoppers within supermarkets and pharmacies. In order for the UK consumer to buy items that weren’t classed as essential, they were forced to order everything online, as […]
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
Why more contractors than ever are opting for Temporary Fencing?
Have you been relying on rented temporary fencing for some time? Whether you’re the owner of a construction company or have a small business, the chances are if you regularly use temporary fencing to maintain a safe working environment, you’ll be all too familiar with the costs associated. The truth is, for many industries temporary […]
Friday, February 12, 2021
The Hot Topic – Rise in Religious Hate Crimes Calls for Greater Security
The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) describes a hate crime to be “a range of criminal behaviour where the perpetrator is motivated by hostility or demonstrates hostility towards the victim’s disability, race, religion, sexual orientation or transgender identity.” In the UK there were 103,379 hate crime offences recorded by the police in 2018/19. Out of those […]