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Automated Barriers

An automated barrier can be used to allow access to authorised vehicles, whilst preventing unwarranted access to others

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Automated Barrier Installation and Repair

If you have a commercial property that you want to restrict access to, then an automated barrier can provide ideal security to your site. Automated barriers can usually be found at car park entrances, toll booths or private racetracks.

DS Security Systems specialise in boom barriers, which is a bar or a pole that pivots to allow or block vehicular access. Typically, the tip of the boom rises in a vertical position. We can supply, install and service both new and existing barrier installations.

Key Features

  • Perfect for car park entrances, toll booths or private racetracks.
  • DS Security Systems are specialists in boom barriers. We offer seven different designs.
  • Can be opened using a push button, remote control, RFID tags, RFID reader, loop detectors or by a third party access control device.
  • Advanced safety devices installed as standard, to prevent the barrier closing when a vehicle or person is in the way.
  • Manual override in case of emergency or power cut.
  • Our qualified engineers can install a new automated gate or service your existing installation.

Frequently Asked Questions

Barriers are rotationally moulded with use of polyethylene and UV protectors, to provide one of the toughest plastic barriers on the market.

All our automated systems have a manual release key, which allow the system to be disconnected and operated manually in case of emergencies.

A barrier automation system can provide a number of benefits, including:

  • Stopping unauthorised entry of people or vehicles on to your property, site or into your building, without your knowledge or permission.
  • Health and safety to prevent people accessing parts of your site where there may be hazardous materials present, dangerous equipment or other risks.
  • Protecting property and assets by minimising the risk of theft, such as vehicles driving on to the property or people to steal your assets or other crimes.
  • Vehicle control by slowing down cars, lorries etc. and controlling traffic flow.
  • School safety, by meeting your responsibilities for protection of staff and pupils.

All our installations are designed with safety as a primary consideration. Each site is risk assessed and every installation is equipped with multiple safety systems to prevent damage to vehicles or injury to pedestrians.

An automatic boom barrier can be operated through a push button, a remote control, RFID tags, RFID reader, loop detectors and by any third party access control devices.

The most used boom barrier is the electro-mechanical boom barrier. Because of it’s reliability, these barriers can work long without generating heat and can be used for very intensive work.

The VEGA boom barrier is used in both housing and commercial areas as it takes less load.

Your Security. Your Way

Our main focus is you and your needs.

Before we give any advice on our security systems, we carry out a site visit to see what will best suit your needs. Once we know your requirements, we work closely with you to provide the security system to match your requirements.

What We Do

  • Automated Gates
  • Intruder Alarms
  • Networked CCTV
  • Door Entry
  • Maintenance
  • 24/7 Call Outs

Areas We Cover

  • London
  • Essex
  • Suffolk
  • Norfolk
  • Kent
  • Cambridgeshire

We're Highly Accredited

All our engineers are DHF trained, to fully understand the safety aspects of automated gates. We're determined to keep our engineers fully trained for your complete peace of mind.

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