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Extending Avon Barrier’s Global Reach of Physical Security Protection from Vehicle Borne Threats

Avon Barrier is delighted to announce a new Partnership with Gunnebo Australia as exclusive reseller of the Avon Barrier Hostile Vehicle Mitigation product range in Australia and New Zealand. As leading manufacturers of physical security solutions, Avon Barrier have partnered with Gunnebo Australia to meet the requirements of high risk facilities and critical infrastructure throughout the region.

Static Bollards protection from Vehicle as a Weapon

Static Bollards protection from Vehicle as a Weapon

Paul Bale, CEO of Avon Barrier is delighted to announce this partnership, he commented “We see this as a very positive step forward for both parties. Our partnership will extend Avon Barrier’s global reach, with the reassurance that Gunnebo Australia share similar goals and values to Avon Barrier. We look forward to our products being promoted and supported by a mutually professional, knowledgeable and highly respected organisation.”

“We can already see from the business that we have been awarded that the partnership with Avon Barrier delivers the highest level of security and value to our customers”, says Michael Brookes, Managing Director, Gunnebo Australia. “The addition of the Avon Barrier product range adds to Gunnebo’s already impressive portfolio of Physical Security Solutions”, said Michael.

“The Gunnebo Team are particularly excited to be able to offer the shallow mount bollard range,” said Michael. “The design is highly flexible allowing effective use on a sloping site. In addition, the design allows for full adaptation at installation ensuring an aesthetically pleasing end-result with the peace of mind of a high security tested and proven product.” Michael said.

Shallow IWA 14-1 Bollards Gunnebo

Shallow Bollards crash tested

The partnership with Gunnebo Australia further strengthens Avon Barrier’s position as a global leader in physical security solutions protecting critical infrastructure & public places from vehicle borne threats.

Avon Barrier’s product range includes hydraulic & static bollards, gates and vehicle wedge barriers all physically crash tested to the internationally recognised standards, PAS 68, IWA 14-1 & ASTM F2656.

Gunnebo are leaders in physical security solutions across Entrance Control; Hostile Vehicle Mitigation; and Bullet, Blast and Manual Attack Resistant Doors, Windows and Partitions.

About Avon Barrier:  Avon Barrier are international experts in physical perimeter security solutions that protect critical infrastructure and public places from vehicle borne threats. They design and manufacture products which are physically impact tested to internationally recognised standards.  Their headquarters are in the UK, and they export their Hostile Vehicle Mitigation Solutions globally.

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About Gunnebo: Gunnebo provides Physical Security Solutions into a range of facilities right across the globe. Gunnebo are experienced in understanding the operating environment in places such as embassies, critical infrastructure, data centres, government agencies, stadiums, airports and mass transit.


Jo Smallwood