US city councils setting a new standard with bollard sleeve installations

Two city councils in the USA have implemented a radical plan to boost the safety of its residents from vehicle attacks during street parades, events and festivals. Coronado, a suburb of San Diego and Starkville Mississippi have installed hundreds of bollard sleeves at designated key access points within the city area with the ability to deploy temp...
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Frankston ram-raid highlights importance of correct bollard placement

There is an old saying 'a chain is only as strong as its weakest link.' A recent ram-raid of an Anaconda outlet in Frankston has demonstrated that this concept can also be applied to bollards. Despite the presence of bollards around the perimeter, thieves managed to find a vulnerability within the installation allowing them to crash a stolen Ford T...
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Bradman turns attack into defence

More used to standing guard against the likes of English fast bowlers Harold Larwood and Bill Voce, Sir Don Bradman has a new challenge on his hands: stopping vehicles and the modern threat of terrorism. A towering 2.5 metre bronze statue of the cricketing legend that sits on a 1.5 metre stone plinth has been relocated from parklands surrounding th...
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Melbourne Bollard Installations Soaring in 2018

So far in 2018, we've seen sales increase across our entire Bollard ranges and subsequently a rise in our installation services across Melbourne and surrounding suburbs. We've been able to conduct site assessments to recommend, supply and install an off-the-shelf or customised bollard solution - all from our Geelong-based location. No job is too sm...
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Geelong Businesses Hit with More Ram Raid Burglaries

Using their Eyewatch Facebook page , Geelong Police have appealed for any information regarding the ram raids on businesses in Drysdale and Newcomb that occurred recently. Masked thugs have used a 4WD to smash their way into a power tools shop in Drysdale early this morning. #7News pic.twitter.com/9mXMkPf8HS — 7 News Melbourne (@7NewsMelbourne) Jun...
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Driver Pedal-Error Causes Near Miss in Melbourne Restaurant Crash

Accidental store front crashes are commonly caused by driver pedal-error whereby the accelerator is pressed instead of the brake. This is the reason behind the most recent case reported at the Utsav Indian Restaurant  on Heathmont shopping strip in the Eastern suburbs of Melbourne. There could have been fatal consequences had it occurred durin...
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