Betafence secures shares to control all of Yapı Sanayi ve Ticaret Anonim Şirketi, Turkey
London, UK. On June 6th, Betafence, global leader of industrial mesh production and fencing products, a part of the PRÆSIDIAD group, announced the acquisition of the remaining 40% of Betafence Yapı Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. in Turkey.
Andrew Stevens Appointed Praesidiad Chairman
London, UK. Praesidiad, a global provider of integrated perimeter security systems and solutions,
today announces the appointment of Andrew Stevens, as Non-Executive Chairman of the Company
and Board of Directors. He will take up his responsibilities with immediate effect.
The Carlyle Group enters into exclusive negotiations to acquire Præsidiad from CVC Fund VI
Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ:CG), today announced that, following a binding offer, Carlyle has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Præsidiad from CVC Fund VI.
Cedar Rapids business narrowly escapes flood, credits Hesco barriers
CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) - A Cedar Rapids business credits a hesco barrier wall for narrowly avoiding flood water this week. Flood water built up inside a few Newbo area businesses on one side of a Hesco barrier wall, while keeping the majority of Newbo dry.
Independently tested to ASTM F2656-07, TerraBlock® carries an M50P1 certification, meaning it stops a 6800kg (15000 lb.) vehicle travelling at 80 km/h (50 mph) within 1m of the fence line. TerraBlock® is included in the US Department of Defense list as the only sand- filled barrier with fence in the Passive Inertial barrier category.
Electric Transmission Substation Perimeter Protection
In March of 2014, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) directed the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), to develop and implement reliability standards for electric grid perimeter protection of the nation’s bulk power providers.