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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.

What Gate Motor Will You Choose?

The first Matrix movie, released in 2003 (feeling old yet?) gave us one of the most iconic scenes in film history. Laurence Fishburne’s character, Morpheus, offers Neo – played by Keanu Reeves – a choice between two “pills”, one of which will wipe his...

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Turn to Us for the Best Turnstiles

For more information on our Commercial Solutions range, please visit our dedicated page here. Let our dedicated Exports team be a part of your next commercial project. They are ready to assist you with all your inquiries regarding our entire commercial solutions...

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5 Tips for Securing Your Garage Door

HBO’s sword-and-sorcery epic Game of Thrones reached its climactic conclusion last month, causing a massive uproar on the Internet over the award-winning series’ hugely divisive final episode.While it’s highly unlikely that we’ll ever need to face off...

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Introducing the CENTURION Door Automation Range

Chances are you pass through several automatic doors every single day. Whether they’re installed at your local shopping centre, at the gym or at the office, these ubiquitous devices have made our lives so much easier, and yet we seldom give pause to think about their...

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Bollards: Proven Protection for High-risk Sites

Terrorism represents one of the greatest threats to public safety today, with a growing number of attacks being carried out by driving vehicles into crowds or buildings. Since 2006, there have been approximately 14 vehicle-borne attacks in various parts of the world,...

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Physical Security on Commercial Sites

Rising crime rates and an increased global awareness around security have dramatically changed the access control landscape, with innovation and technological leapfrogging driving growth in this arena. According to a research report published by Grand View Research...

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Join us at Securex South Africa 2019 | #SecurexSA2019

Your favourite access automation brand, Centurion Systems, is back at Securex South Africa, Africa’s premiere security showcase and the leading security exhibition for the last 26 years! The event will take place  between the 14th and 16th of May 2019 at the Gallagher...

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4 Reasons to Visit #SecurexSA2019

As Africa’s most established (and successful) security expo with a legacy spanning 25 years, Securex showcases the very best that this dynamic and fast-growing industry has to offer, bringing together professionals from across the security and access control spectrum...

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Connectivity Made Easy with G-WEB ULTRA

If you’ve ever watched an episode of Shark Tank – the TV show in which start-up businesses and entrepreneurs pitch their big ideas to a panel of shrewd investors, or “sharks”, in the hopes of securing a cash injection – you’ll know that the best proposals are those...

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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...

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 of...

Latest National Crime Stats Released: How to Stay Safe

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

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 bring...

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 power...

What Exactly is a Power Surge (and How Can It Affect My Gate Motor)?

Unless you really, really enjoy the ambience created by candlelight, or you’re a bona fide...

4 FAAC Commercial Solutions for that Heavy-duty Site

In the acclaimed music documentary Metal: A Headbanger’s Journey, Canadian anthropologist (and...

5 Reasons to Install FAAC Automatic Door Solutions

Something that many of history’s most accomplished guitar heroes have in common (besides...

4 Reasons Your Home Security Should be Wireless

Back in the early days of advertising, the convention was to write copious amounts of text about...
FAAC Bollards rising and lowering with car driving forward

Why Selling FAAC Products is the Solution for Your Business

Whether you’re a hip new start-up ready to take the world of access automation by...

5 Tips for a Healthy Gate Motor Installation

With the startling increase in the number of lifestyle illnesses such as...

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