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Welcome to your one-stop resource for all things CENTURION. As leaders in gate automation and access control, we’ll be using this blog as a platform to engage with you and keep you up to date with our latest products, industry-related news and company developments.

Product Spotlight: A1400 Sliding Door Automation

Product Spotlight: A1400 Sliding Door Automation

The world is changing all around us. Just look at the field of marketing. Before the rise of the Internet in the early 2000s, a person interested in becoming a marketer studied to become an expert in one specific area of the wider discipline, for example direct...

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Raise Security with the SECTOR II

Raise Security with the SECTOR II

We live in a time of unprecedented innovation and technological advancement; so much so, that scholars have dubbed it the “fourth industrial evolution”. Rendered bold by an age in which virtually anything seems possible, people are taking their ideas to the world...

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Choosing the Right Commercial Solution

Choosing the Right Commercial Solution

Information has become our main currency, underpinning the majority of our social, economic and cultural activities with a large proportion of business transactions today taking place in the aether. In spite of this, brick and mortar buildings remain central to...

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4 Ways that Our Commercial Solutions Make Your Life Easier

4 Ways that Our Commercial Solutions Make Your Life Easier

While, in the past, urban development progressed at a meticulous, almost glacial pace as commercial enterprise found its footing within the greater social environment, recent years have seen expansion take place on an exponential curve. Indeed, the commercial sector...

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CENTURION: A Family Business in Every Sense

CENTURION: A Family Business in Every Sense

Nothing beats a good story, and the story of how CENTURION became the South African market leader in gate automation has all the ingredients of a truly epic tale. It all started when husband and wife team Pat and Anne Dickens – our heroes, if you will – embarked on an...

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Peace of Mind Guaranteed with Readily Available Spares

Peace of Mind Guaranteed with Readily Available Spares

We’ve all been there. You need some seemingly minor spare part for your car/refrigerator/washing machine/sentient cyborg warrior only to be told by the manufacturer that they’re all out of stock and the shipment has been delayed on account of a kraken attack or alien...

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Think of Easy Setup and Diagnostics

Think of Easy Setup and Diagnostics

The written word – that is, the expression of language through letters - has been around for ages and yet, in the greater historical context, it is a fairly recent communication medium. The exact origin of written language is difficult to pinpoint, especially since it...

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Think of Time-Saving and Convenience

Think of Time-Saving and Convenience

It’s safe to say that communication has come a long way since the days of deploying a carrier pigeon and hoping that the intended recipient didn’t have a particularly spiteful cat. Even when non-avian modes of delivery were employed, long, often perilous journeys...

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Save Time with Our Service Exchange Programme

Save Time with Our Service Exchange Programme

Of all the commodities, time is arguably the most valuable, especially since there never seems to be enough of it. It can’t be stored or stockpiled, and one certainly can’t make more of it. For such an ethereal, relative and wholly arbitrary concept, time wields...

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The New Home of Access Automation in the Western Cape

The New Home of Access Automation in the Western Cape

The legendary beauty and splendour of the Mother City, together with its relaxed pace and famously friendly people, have made it one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, drawing visitors – among them some notable celebrities – from all corners of the...

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Our Most Popular Courses: What You Can Expect

Our Most Popular Courses: What You Can Expect

We offer a wide range of product training courses covering our most popular access automation solutions, providing you with a sound theoretical foundation as well as the technical skills to install, diagnose and maintain everything from gate motors to traffic barriers...

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5 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Training at CENTURION

5 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Training at CENTURION

If you are visiting this page from outside South Africa, please contact our Exports Department for more information on our product training. If you are visiting this page from Nigeria, please visit our dedicated Centurion Systems West Africa product training page. ...

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4 Ways That Turnstiles Will Make Your Business Run More Efficiently

If you’ve ever undertaken a business or communications course, chances are that you’ve come...

Think of Easy Setup and Diagnostics

The written word – that is, the expression of language through letters - has been around for...

The New Home of Access Automation in the Western Cape

The legendary beauty and splendour of the Mother City, together with its relaxed pace and...

Our Most Popular Courses: What You Can Expect

We offer a wide range of product training courses covering our most popular access automation...

Reminder: Come Meet the Royalty of Door Automation at CENTURION Bloemfontein

While many of us yearn for the bucolic tranquillity of country living, there’s no...

CENTURION Head Office Open Day

Come See How It’s Made at the CENTURION Head Office Open DayOur gate motors work so...

The Changing of the Guard: CENTURION Announces New Board of Directors

After more than 30 years at the helm of the industry-leading access automation manufacturer,...

Replacing D10/D10 Turbo Motor Brushes

Replacing D10/D10 Turbo Motor Brushes This notice is in reference to the technical bulletin that...

How to be More Security Smart in 2019

It’s a new year, and you’re all set for washboard abs and a watertight budget. This year,...

5 Time-saving Products to Install Over the Holidays

Every year, on the fourth Friday of November, stores all over the world brace for the biggest day...

Meet the Royalty of FAAC Automated Doors

When you choose to install FAAC door automation solutions, you’ll have complete peace of mind...

How Does Surge Protection Work?

The celebrated American writer Mark Twain, author of such classics as The Adventures of Tom...

This is What It Means When Your Gate Motor “Beeps”

If you ever come across a “beeping” gate motor, don’t be offended. It isn’t hurling a series...

Latest National Crime Stats Released: How to Stay Safe

The national crime statistics, which were made public yesterday by police minister Bheki Cele,...

4 Tips for Summer-proofing Your Gate Motor

In stanza one of his celebrated poem Preludes, T.S. Elliot painted a vivid (albeit rather grim)...

Introducing the World-Class Range of Fixed and Automatic Bollard Systems by FAAC

The FAAC range of fixed and automatic bollard systems includes solutions for vehicle traffic...

Revitalise Your Home Security with Our Spring-fresh Solutions

Spring is that most magical of seasons about which countless poets and romantics have waxed...

Access Automation Expo is coming to Durban and Cape Town!

Following the massive success of last year’s inaugural Access Automation Expo, we decided to...

The Inspirational Story of Chris Desire Nimubona

Chris Desire Nimubona came to South Africa with a dream of taking access automation – and...

Plug ‘n Play and Walk Away with CENTURION’s New Surge Protector

While summer and its accompanying thunderstorms may be a good two months away, the country’s...

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