Tag Archives: Security Vestibules

For Customers Who Have Everything, and Bring It With Them!

We get it. Some folks travel light, and some, not so much. For those of you who serve patrons or customers that like to, or need to, carry a lot of stuff or packages, the Atlas Pivot Table is as aesthetic as it is strong. Watch the video to see the Corian table’s surface and stainless steel, rod construction support more than 50lbs, yet lift out of the way with your pinkie finger. Yep, 50lbs is a lot of weight; but your customers will thankful you made Read More

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Isotec Provides Access Control for US Air Force

Isotec Security is a preferred supplier to the US Air Force, under its GSA contract (GS-07F-040BA). Isotec is delivering multiple access control systems to the Air Force this week and throughout the third quarter to help protect and keep safe personnel and the strategic assets they protect. Chief Technical Officer Paul Labarile is Isotec’s liaison to prime contractors serving government agencies. Himself a military veteran, Mr. Labarile commented that “We answer the call when asked, and that’s what the US Air Force Read More

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OptiVia & Isotec Begin Partnership

OptiVia & Isotec Begin Partnership OptiVia Solutions, a wholly owned subsidiary of Loth, Inc., has become Isotec’s newest distributor. Isotec is excited to be working with OptiVia, as they can service all aspects of a client’s building needs. From the initial consultation to the final ribbon cutting, they’ll serve as a trusted partner. OptiVia is scalable to handle any size project while remaining agile to ensure personal attention. OptiVia’s focus and experience in the financial arena empower the OptiVia/Isotec partnership to provide insight for advising on safety and security. Read More

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August 5th Ballistics Testing

On August 5th Isotec’s engineering department will conduct its annual ballistics testing on specified glazing and framing materials used in their Safety Entrances. In addition to testing against typical hand guns used in robberies and assaults, Isotec also test fires non-typical type firearms. This year they will be test firing a Browning Automatic Rifle (BAR) on specified materials. Call (720) 545-2816 for more information.

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Bill Weimer of Advent Automation

Bill Weimer has been recommending Isotec’s products to his clients for 17 years. The longevity of his relationships with his clients speaks volumes to his professional commitment; not only to his clients but to their patrons as well. Bill’s clients trust his judgment because they know he cares for their safety, and he delivers on his commitments. He makes success look easy, but he knows otherwise. He believes that “character counts” and doing his utmost to protect his clients is his highest responsibility. Below are photos of just a few of the many successful Read More

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Robbery Risk and Prior Victimization

Because bank robbery is not a common crime, it may appear random, which suggests that all banks are at a high risk of robbery. In the short-term, however, the vast majority of branches do not get robbed. As an example over a 1 year period 14 percent of branches in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania were robbed. As the time period increases, however, more branches are victimized: in two years, 31 percent of branches in Washington, D.C. were robbed; in five years, percent Read More

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Compliant Victims

Factors contributing to bank robberies can largely be explained by three factors. More bank outlets and extended hours increase opportunities for robberies. Banks remain the most lucrative of all robbery targets; moreover, 80 percent of stolen money is never recovered. Bank robberies are usually fast, low risk crimes, because employees are trained to comply with a robber’s demands. Moreover, although the risk of arrest is high, much of this risk is short term, and risk – as reflected by clearances Read More

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Mark Bridges of QSI

This Safety Entrance is being assembled and prepped for Mark Bridges of QSI, out of Bardstown Kentucky. Mark and his clients appreciate and understand the importance of safety and security he’s designed for them.  Way to go Mark!

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Smart Doors

Smart Doors Do you consider doors that do what you want, when you want, to be smart? How about a door system that reacts before you do? Imagine doors that are disciplined enough to protect you from harm or respond to your request in an emergency. How does this magic happen? Smart doors are the result of aligning a series of arrayed sensors and components in constant communication with a computer know as a Programmable Logic Controller or PLC. PLCs Read More

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Ballistic and Hurricane Resistant Aluminum

Isotec uses a 6061-T6 aluminum alloy for our doors and frames in our Safety Entrances™. The 6061 alloy has 64{0da0b4c47deb7adb6cb4b94258fb97930383627607256e0b73b442c6f21152f9} greater strength to weight ratio, 72{0da0b4c47deb7adb6cb4b94258fb97930383627607256e0b73b442c6f21152f9} greater tensile strength, and 75{0da0b4c47deb7adb6cb4b94258fb97930383627607256e0b73b442c6f21152f9} greater shear strength than the 6063-T5 alloy used by others. Strength to weight is a rather self-defined expression. The 6061 alloy weighs less but is stronger than the 6063 alloy. This strength to weight ratio is reflected in the higher tensile and shear strength ratios of the alloy. Tensile strength is Read More

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