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By Veronika Mølbæk | Nov 23, 2021 | News

How to make self-closing gates safer in public areas

When you send your child to the local playground, you trust that every precaution has been made to ensure your child’s safety.  When it comes to the surrounding fence and gates, you need to incorporate certain safety measures like the right type of fencing and consider features like self-closing gates. The Royal Society for Prevention […]

By Veronika Mølbæk | Oct 04, 2021 | News

Case Study: Bespoke Lock Protecting Bikes and Boxes

CASE STUDY – The Bike Storage Company, Superlock Latch Deadlock Keeping bikes and boxes safe in East London A bespoke project required a unique lock solution due to safety requirements. Complete with compliant thumb turns, this new build basement received stylish bicycle/storage units with locks fit for the job. The Bike Storage Company were tasked to design […]

By Veronika Mølbæk | Aug 24, 2021 | News

Self-closing gates: How to find the right gate closer

Your customer has decided they want their new gate to self-close after use. No problem, as you know that a gate closer can easily do this. But do you know what kind of gate closer to use for safe and reliable closing. Like most gate hardware, there are many options on the market when it […]

By Ivan Arusev | Apr 21, 2021 | News

The Superlock – Now a Stainless Steel Lock!

You might have had the pleasure of meeting our superhero, the Superlock – a lock that’s been busy keeping gates safe and helping gate professionals from all across the globe. But as the reach expanded to new territories and the challenges grew with it, it was time to upgrade the armour. So, without further ado […]

By Veronika Mølbæk | Mar 26, 2021 | News

Choose the Right Gate Lock: Superlock or Select Pro?

It can be difficult to choose the right gate lock solution for your project, and even more so when there are many similar products on the market. At Gatemaster we always want to make life easier for gate manufacturers, which is why we’ve developed several lock ranges with this in mind. Two of our most […]

By Veronika Mølbæk | Feb 04, 2021 | News

Research and Development for Gate Hardware

Gatemaster is founded on innovation and design and we take pride in continuing to develop new products (like our new Mortice Hook Lock). But how do we go from idea to a released product? Read about how we go through research and development for gate hardware below. Research and Development for Gate Hardware As anyone involved […]

By Veronika Mølbæk | Jan 21, 2021 | News

The Superhinge carries it all

Usually when you are dealing with gate and fence panels every day, ‘compact and concise’ are probably not the first words that come to mind. Indeed, loading or unloading a custom-made gate or a stack of panels could be a project on its own. With the Superhinge, Hill Trident were able to use a bi-fold […]

By Ian Hetherington | Nov 10, 2020 | News

New Mortice Hook Lock – Security made simple!

Mortice locks have been around for a long time, dating back to the mid-18th century at least, so it would be fair to say that it is a well-established concept, proven by time itself. No major changes can be done to that concept, right? Not so fast…!  At Gatemaster, the idea of re-creating a centuries old […]

By Ian Hetherington | Jul 06, 2020 | News

Giving your gates a lead…

Earlier this year, we presented our prototype gate restrainer at the Perimeter Protection 2020 exhibition in Nürnberg – and it was a big success! This restrainer was developed to fulfil the requirements of the DIN EN 12604 regulation to keep your gates from toppling over if the top hinge were to fail. Unfortunately, every major […]

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