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The D5 SMART Blog: Why the Speed of Your Gate is Important

The D5 SMART Blog: Why the Speed of Your Gate is Important

As you turn the corner into your street, memories of the workday start to fade into the background as your head starts to fill with thoughts of home: what to cook for dinner; getting the kids bathed and ready for bed; a birthday gift that you still need to wrap. You...

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The D5 SMART Blog: Theft Protection

The D5 SMART Blog: Theft Protection

Gate motors are the latest domestic appliances to be targeted by criminals, with thieves cutting a swath across South African suburbs and sometimes hitting several homes and even neighbourhoods in a single night of banditry. There have been reports of residents having...

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Introducing SMART TV: The Official Channel of the D5 SMART

Introducing SMART TV: The Official Channel of the D5 SMART

Since first being introduced in 2005, streaming video site YouTube has become the world’s leading online source of cross-generational information and entertainment with over 1.9 billion logged-in monthly users. Not only has the site given content producers a platform...

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4 Benefits of Automatic Doors

4 Benefits of Automatic Doors

Providing a safe and comfortable environment for employees and clients is an integral and indispensable part of any enterprise. It is becoming increasingly important to optimise the various ecologies in which people work and relax, weaving ergonomics and convenience...

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5 Reasons to Attend Access Automation Expo 2020

5 Reasons to Attend Access Automation Expo 2020

Access Automation Expo 2020 kicked off in Durban on the 20th February and, by all accounts, the event was a home run with roughly five-hundred security and access control professionals coming through to witness the unveiling of our most innovative gate motor yet, the...

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This Valentine’s Day, You’ve Got a Date with Peace of Mind

This Valentine’s Day, You’ve Got a Date with Peace of Mind

From Shelly to Shakespeare to Sia, the power and beauty of love have been inspiring poets, bards and songwriters for centuries, the inherent sweetness of the emotion captured through mellifluous metaphors, saccharine similes and honeyed hyperbole. And, this time of...

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Our Favourite Products from the Past Decade

Our Favourite Products from the Past Decade

Whereas much of the world entered the new millennium with a fair amount of trepidation, by the time the 2010s rolled around we had built up enough momentum to be catapulted into a new age of technological innovation. Y2K anxiety had long since subsided, no cataclysmic...

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Going Away? Let our G-ULTRA Range Look After Your Home

Going Away? Let our G-ULTRA Range Look After Your Home

If you plan on either visiting family or your favourite holiday destination this festive season, you will be looking forward to relaxing and spending some quality time with your loved ones. Taking a break from the pressures of work in a fresh setting can be truly...

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Holiday Lockout for CENTURION Gate Motors

Holiday Lockout for CENTURION Gate Motors

And, just like that, we’ve reached the end of the year which, for many of us, means either returning to our home towns or going away on holiday. But, as everyone reading this article can probably agree on, nothing ruins a holiday like constant worry; the anxiety of...

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(Not) Home for the Holidays? Meet Your New House-sitter

(Not) Home for the Holidays? Meet Your New House-sitter

Home Alone is arguably one of the most beloved holiday movies of all time. In the film – which was an important vehicle for future star Macaulay Culkin -  two bumbling criminals (played to perfection by Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern) find themselves being outsmarted in...

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Why You Should Join the Automation Movement

Why You Should Join the Automation Movement

What’s the best feeling in the world? For some, it’s witnessing the majesty of a sunrise and the feeling of wet grass beneath their feet, while tech junkies will tell you that nothing comes close to the breathless excitement of unboxing a new gadget. Or perhaps you...

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Holiday Security Tips 2019

Holiday Security Tips 2019

To borrow a line from Swedish rock band Europe’s diabolically catchy 1986 hit: it’s the final countdown. And, even if Scandinavian singalong synth-pop isn’t your thing, the promise of temporarily trading dull spreadsheets for sweeping ocean vistas and board rooms for...

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Let CENTURION Door Automation Open Doors for Your Business

Let CENTURION Door Automation Open Doors for Your Business

Businesses are inexorably bound by what is known as the macro environment, which can be defined as those factors that exist outside of the organisation and over which businesses don’t have much control, such as economic factors as well as social, legal and political...

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4 Ways the SECTOR II Makes Your Life Easier as an Installer

4 Ways the SECTOR II Makes Your Life Easier as an Installer

This time of year, most of us are already dreaming about sleeping in, bushveld breaks and beach bliss. We’re taking our foot off the accelerator ever so slightly and shifting to a lower gear as we steer towards the holidays (with our favourite road trip mix tape...

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The D5 SMART Blog: Why the Speed of Your Gate is Important

As you turn the corner into your street, memories of the workday start to fade into the background...

The D5 SMART Blog: Theft Protection

Gate motors are the latest domestic appliances to be targeted by criminals, with thieves cutting a...

Introducing SMART TV: The Official Channel of the D5 SMART

Since first being introduced in 2005, streaming video site YouTube has become the world’s leading...

5 Reasons to Attend Access Automation Expo 2020

Access Automation Expo 2020 kicked off in Durban on the 20th February and, by all accounts, the...

This Valentine’s Day, You’ve Got a Date with Peace of Mind

From Shelly to Shakespeare to Sia, the power and beauty of love have been inspiring poets, bards...

(Not) Home for the Holidays? Meet Your New House-sitter

Home Alone is arguably one of the most beloved holiday movies of all time. In the film – which was...

Holiday Security Tips 2019

To borrow a line from Swedish rock band Europe’s diabolically catchy 1986 hit: it’s the final...

Let CENTURION Door Automation Open Doors for Your Business

Businesses are inexorably bound by what is known as the macro environment, which can be defined as...

Product Spotlight: A1000 Sliding Door Automation

If recent design trends in consumer electronics are anything to go by, technology can be...

Product Spotlight: A951 Swing Door Automation

Humanity has been intertwined with technology for thousands of years. It is a part of our overall...

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 across...

Think of Easy Setup and Diagnostics

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

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...

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, every...

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...

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