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Counter Terrorism

Understanding the threat

The threat from terrorism is evident in most countries throughout the world, recent attacks in Brussels & Paris have reignited awareness that the reach of terrorism can touch us all.

Threat Levels

Understanding the current in-country threat levels is something that government departments and businesses should be aware of and the type of threat that intelligence services expect.

Identifying the threats and protecting your vulnerabilities forms part of your security risk assessment, followed by identifying the measures that will contribute to reducing the risk and finally reviewing and rehearsing your security and contingency plans,  all of these measures contribute toward a risk management cycle.

Vehicle Security Barriers

A hostile vehicle intent on entering or forcing its way through a control point, needs to be physically stopped. Employing vehicle security barriers that have been impact tested and are specifically designed to protect against a such an attack.

Vehicle Security Barriers will prevent and protect against a hostile vehicle attack and if laden with explosives, keep any explosion away from the main infrastructure and workers.

Proven capabilities

Employing a barrier or road blocker that has been independently impact tested provides you with the confidence that you have put in place measures to mitigate against a hostile vehicle attack, incorporating a impact tested gate with ballistic protection protects against both hostile vehicle and armed weapon attack.


Our products include road blockers, sliding gates, bollards, rising arm barriers & turnstiles with a variety of security levels from controlling access to parking spaces to protecting critical infrastructure from a vehicle borne terrorist attack.

Project Management

Dependent on client requirements we can design unique solutions for our customers, to meet their specific needs. Our business model enables us to focus on our three core service offerings: concept, delivery & support.


Our design and development team are specialists in vehicle control systems. They have developed our range of PAS 68, IWA 14-1 & ASTM impact rated hostile vehicle mitigation solutions.


Our installation teams are available to provide a comprehensive service to install, connect , test and commission your vehicle control system. If you would prefer to carry out the civil foundation work yourselves then we can oversee and advise contractors to ensure that the ground works are completed to specification.


Our customer support team provide a range of preventative maintenance packages to suit the specific requirements of our customers. Regular maintenance helps ensure smooth system operation and equipment longevity.

Certification & Testing

IWA 14-1, PAS 68 & ASTM 2656 are the industry testing standards that set out the criteria for physically impact testing our Vehicle Security Barriers and provide our clients with the assurance that they will provide the highest levels of physical protection against a potentially hostile vehicular attack.

Our approach (Support)

We provide a high level of technical support expertise for our international clients both pre-sales and after sales.

Pre sales consultancy services will assist with successful project delivery including, design, specification compliance, risk assessment & project management. Our international after-sales support team provide a range of services including installation, commissioning and operation of our vehicle access control systems.

With telephone and online based support, on-site technical assistance and a range of aftersales preventative maintenance packages that are tailored to suit your requirement. Bespoke training days are also available to our clients for more information, please contact us.

Our Expertise

We have considerable experience in providing high security vehicle control solutions to mitigate against a vehicle borne terrorist attack and have installed hundreds of systems throughout the world. We can assist you in the design and specification of your physical security at any stage including from concept or upgrading your current facility's security. Please contact us for assistance.

Military & Borders

Providing secure military establishments & borders both in times of peace and hostility is a priority to enable a safe environment both at home and internationally.

Oil & Gas

Reliable and effective physical security in the oil & gas sector is a challenging objective, when situated in remote and often high risk locations.

Airports, Ports, Rail

Ensuring the security of the movement of people and goods across the globe is vital to the infrastructures of world economies.

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If you would like to discuss a high security project or would like some further advice about our counter terrorism mitigation solutions ..

Counter Terrorism HVM solutions

Avon RB780CR Chieftain Road Blocker

Avon RB980CR Sabre Surface Road Blocker

Avon SB970CR Scimitar Bollard

Avon SG1500CR Armoured Vehicle Gate

Avon FB6 Garrison Ballistic Gate

Avon EB950CR Armstrong Barrier

Avon Scimitar 75/50 Static Bollard

Avon SG1100CR Armoured Vehicle Gate

Avon RB1000CR Centurion Road Blocker

Avon Scimitar 75/30 Static Bollard

Avon Cedar Gate

Avon Cedar Gate PAS 68 Manual Gate The Avon Cedar Gate is a PAS68 impact rated security gate originally designed and developed around the Newey barrier and Avon MDA barrier,…

Avon EntraQuick PU30 Crash Rated Bi-Folding Gate