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OPENVIEW WINS MAINTENANCE CONTRACT EXTENSIONS FOR FOUR LONDON BOROUGHS

OpenView has established an enviable reputation for delivering the highest level of support to clients across the public and private sectors…

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OPENVIEW INVESTS IN NEW TECHNICAL TRAINING FACILITY

OpenView Security Solutions has opened a new, purpose-built technical Training Academy at its Romford-based head office…

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GUINNESS PARTNERSHIP AWARDS KEY MAINTENANCE CONTRACT TO  OPENVIEW

The Guinness Partnership, a leading provider of social housing for rent, affordable home ownership, housing for older people and a range of care services, has awarded OpenView a key maintenance and services contract…

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OPENVIEW ACHIEVES PLATINUM STATUS IN FLIR RESELLER PARTNER PROGRAMME

OpenView Security Solutions has been awarded Platinum Partner status by FLIR Security Systems UK…

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OPENVIEW UPGRADES CCTV SECURITY AT CARDIFF AIRPORT

OpenView Security Solutions has completed a major upgrade to the CCTV security systems used at Cardiff Airport, the national airport for Wales and a key gateway to the UK…

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YHN PILOTS REVOLUTIONARY FIRE SAFETY MEASURE FROM OPENVIEW IN NEWCASTLE TOWER BLOCKS

Your Homes Newcastle (YHN), which manages more than 26,000 properties on behalf of Newcastle City Council, is taking an innovative approach to fire safety with a pilot project utilising thermal imaging cameras in tower blocks…

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OPENVIEW AND BOLD ANNOUNCE NEW TECHNOLOGY PARTNERSHIP

Bold Communications, a leading developer of alarm communications and management systems, has announced a new technology partnership with Openview Security Solutions, the UK’S largest privately owned independent security company…

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OPENVIEW DONATES TO LOCAL FOOD BANK

Over the Christmas period employees from OpenView’s Hertford branch collected provisions for a local food bank for distribution to local people on low
income. The food was delivered by Molly Sutton, Ryan Kennedy and Georgia Ayres

OPENVIEW ANNOUNCES SENIOR APPOINTMENT

OpenView Security Solutionshas announced the appointment of Richard Stanley as Group Commercial Director …

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OPENVIEW AWARDED NATIONAL POLICE AND EMERGENCY SERVICES FRAMEWORK AGREEMENT

OpenView Security Solutions, the UK’S largest privately owned independent security company and a leading national supplier of fire, electrical and mechanical services, has announced the …

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2018 CHRISTMAS CARD ARTWORK COMPETITION, RESULTS ARE HERE…

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OPENVIEW ENHANCES BID MANAGEMENT EXPERTISE WITH NEW APPOINTMENTS

OpenView Security Solutions has expanded its bid management team to meet increasing demand from both the public and private sectors…

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GETTING READY FOR CONNECTED CITY SERVICES

OpenView was featured in the latest issue of Government and Public Sector Journal. The editorial discusses how the installation of the latest technology solutions helps drive the move to smart city networks that achieve a longer return on investment and enable the provision of a higher level of services to consumers.

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OPENVIEW INSTALLS NEW DIGITAL NOTICEBOARDS FOR STOCKPORT HOMES

Stockport Homes is installing a new breed of digital noticeboards at residential tower block properties managed on behalf of Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council.  These innovative new screens are being installed in communal areas by OpenView Security Solutions and will provide real-time information to improve communications with residents.

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OPENVIEW AWARDED CONTRACT TO UPGRADE HOUSING SURVEILLANCE SYSTEM FOR LEICESTER CITY COUNCIL

OpenView Security Solutions is carrying out a major upgrade to Leicester City Council’s housing surveillance system.  After winning a competitive tender, OpenView will be relocating the control room to the council’s data centre and installing a wide area IP network and new HD IP cameras.

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OPENVIEW EXPANDS PASSIVE FIRE SERVICES CAPABILITY

OpenView Security Solutions is expanding its passive fire services capability to meet the increasing demand from both the public and private housing sectors. A key part of this expansion strategy is the appointment of industry veteran Scott Pollock as Regional Fire and Life Safety Development…

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SOLIHULL COMMUNITY HOUSING

OpenView has just completed a total upgrade of Solihull Community Housing’s CCTV security network comprising over 300 cameras and a resilient ring-based wireless network. We also fitted out their new purpose-built control room which will soon be equipped with the latest Flir video management and recording system, four workstations and a video wall with twenty 50” screens.

CHURCHILL RETIREMENT LIVING

We are pleased to announce that OpenView Security Solutions has been awarded a major maintenance contract by Churchill Retirement Living to support all fire, emergency lighting and warden call systems for the company’s retirement developments across the UK.

OPENVIEW SECURITY SOLUTIONS ACHIEVES GOLD ACCREDITATION IN MILESTONE’S CHANNEL PARTNER PROGRAMME

OpenView Security Solutions has achieved Gold accreditation status in Milestone’s Channel Partner Programme. This accreditation recognises OpenView’s specific product and application expertise as well demonstrating the company’s commitment to delivering the highest level of support to customers across the UK.

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OPENVIEW ACHIEVES FIRAS CERTIFICATION FOR FIRE RATED TIMBER DOOR SETS AND PENETRATIONS

OpenView Security Solutions has achieved full FIRAS certification for both Fire Rated Timber Door Sets and Penetrations. The company’s in-house manufacturing facility produces a comprehensive range of residential and communal door sets which are used extensively in tower blocks and other shared housing environments. OpenView has also achieved certification for Fire Stopping which further enhances the company’s portfolio of fire protection services.

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OPENVIEW SHOWCASES SMART LIVING SOLUTIONS AT HOUSING 2018

OpenView Security is showcasing its comprehensive range of smart living solutions on stand D44 at Housing 2018. This will include a preview of a new IP-based concierge system developed with stand partner Appello that will deliver a unique range of capabilities.

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OPENVIEW WINS NATIONWIDE CONTRACTS TO MAINTAIN FIRE SAFETY AND WARDEN CALL SYSTEMS FOR FIRSTPORT

OpenView Security Solutions has been awarded two major contracts to provide compliance and maintenance services for FirstPort, the largest residential property management company in the UK. The contracts are to support all fire safety and emergency warden call systems installed at independent living developments nationwide, helping FirstPort to consistently meet the highest safety standards and deliver best value for customers.

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LONDON BOROUGH OF NEWHAM INSTALLS VIDEALERT PLATFORM TO ENFORCE BUS LANES AND MOVING TRAFFIC CONTRAVENTIONS

The London Borough of Newham has installed a CCTV-based system from Videalert to provide unattended enforcement of bus lanes and moving traffic contraventions with a special focus on box junctions.  The contract was awarded to OpenView Security Solutions, a leading provider of CCTV systems to local authorities, under the ELS framework agreement, which is available to all London boroughs.

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OPENVIEW SECURITY SOLUTIONS GEARS UP MANUFACTURING OF SECURITY AND FIRE DOORS TO MEET INCREASING DEMAND

OpenView Security Solutions (OSS) is expanding its manufacturing facilities as a result of experiencing a significant upturn in orders for its comprehensive range of bespoke fire and security doors. Used extensively in tower blocks and other shared housing environments, the doors are being fitted as part of extensive refurbishment programmes currently being undertaken by housing providers across the UK to deliver a higher level of protection for residents.

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OPENVIEW SECURITY SOLUTIONS GAINS PLACE ON EFFICIENCY EAST MIDLANDS FRAMEWORK

OpenView Security Solutions (OSS), has been awarded a place on the Door Entry and Access Control framework managed by Efficiency East Midlands (EEM) on behalf of the public sector. This prestigious framework will enable councils, ALMOs, housing associations, hospitals and the emergency services to speed up the procurement process and achieve significant savings when undertaking new building works or refurbishments.

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MUIR GROUP HOUSING ASSOCIATION PARTNERS WITH OPENVIEW TO PROTECT RESIDENTS

Muir Group Housing Association, which manages more than 5,500 homes across the country, has formed a new partnership with OpenView Security Solutions, a national supplier of electrical and mechanical services, to further enhance the level of services to residents.

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OPENVIEW UPGRADES SECURITY SYSTEMS AT LOUGHBOROUGH UNIVERSITY

Loughborough University has upgraded its CCTV security network to increase the level of protection for the 17,975 students and 3,787 members of staff that study, work, live in or visit the campus. The project has been completed by OpenView Security Solutions (OSS) which was awarded the contract through the ESPO tender portal.

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LONDON BOROUGH OF REDBRIDGE EXTENDS VIDEO ALERT UNATTENDED CCTV ENFORCEMENT PLATFORM

The London Borough of Redbridge, the UK’s first local authority to install an unattended CCTV enforcement platform, has extended the system to cover additional locations where compliance was becoming a concern. Originally installed under a contract awarded to OpenView under the ELS framework agreement , the Videalert Digital Video Platform has been extended to enforce parking restrictions and traffic management outside schools where major safety and congestion issues were being caused.

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OPENVIEW SECURITY SOLUTIONS UPGRADES CCTV CONTROL ROOM AND WIRELESS INFRASTRUCTURE FOR STOCKPORT HOMES

Stockport Homes, the organisation responsible for managing housing stock on behalf of Stockport Metropolitan Borough Council, has unveiled a new control room at Cornerstone, its recently opened head office. Designed and built by OpenView Security Solutions (OSS), the new control room will enable the delivery of an efficient concierge and security service to over 2000 properties across Stockport.

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OPENVIEW SECURITY SOLUTIONS INSTALLS CONSOLIDATED CONTROL ROOM FOR LANCASHIRE HUB CCTV CENTRALISATION PROJECT

OpenView Security Solutions (OSS) has successfully completed the design and installation of a new control room in Blackburn, Lancashire. The company was awarded the contract after an open tender process as part of the Lancashire Hub CCTV Centralisation Project to consolidate separate facilities across the county into a single super hub control room which will reduce costs and improve service delivery against collective community safety objectives.

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