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International counter-terrorism initiative happening in Melbourne

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International counter-terrorism initiative happening in Melbourne

The Australian authorities are on high alert as the coming festive season is approaching, bringing with it a heightened terror risk. In response, Victoria Police is hosting an international counter-terrorism forum, the first one to be held outside the United States. ‘We know that responding to terrorism is not something a single organisation, a single government or a single country can manage in isolation, that’s why we’re all here, as partners, to jointly confront this threat,’ assistant commissioner Shane Patton said. Since September   ...read more

Driver crashes into Christmas shoppers near Rundle Mall

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Driver crashes into Christmas shoppers near Rundle Mall

A man crashed his car into four women near Rundle Mall as he tried to turn right into Rundle Street in Adelaide’s CBD just after 4pm on Saturday. The man is known to the police and has recently finished serving time in jail. He has been charged with two counts of causing serious harm by dangerous driving. More driving charges are expected to follow. Police said they are not treating the crash as a deliberate act but that reckless driving played a factor. Accidents like this could be prevented with our Soft Approach to Hard Security bollard range. By installing bollar  ...read more

Network Ten investigates Chadstone’s new anti-terror solution

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Network Ten investigates Chadstone’s new anti-terror solution

General manager of NJM Group Nicholas Marasco gave an interview to Network Ten on November 28 about a new anti-terrorism solution – a row of graphite grey spherical VBIED bollards (http://vbiedbollards.com.au/) - recently installed by Australian Bollards at Chadstone Shopping Centre. “They’ll stop a truck travelling at 60 km/h just through sheer weight. They also have a propriety security system pinning them to the ground,” Marasco told Network Ten’s reporter. The bollards are part of the Van Guard bollard range (http://www.designerbollards  ...read more

Protecting the Mardi Gras with a splash of colour

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Protecting the Mardi Gras with a splash of colour

The Mardi Gras is coming to Sydney again in 2018 for the 40th year in a row, bringing Australians together to celebrate equality. Like previous years, it is expected to draw in large crowds. Many look forward to the Mardi Gras Parade in particular where more than 200 groups will put on a spectacular show. It’s going to be huge, and like any other huge event, security is an issue that can’t be ignored. So why not protect the Mardi Gras with a splash of colour using our soft approach to hard security? Our Van Guard bollards come with a LED light strip that can   ...read more

Soft approaches to hard security at Chadstone

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Soft approaches to hard security at Chadstone

Australian Bollards has continued its strong relationship with Chadstone shopping centre with our latest installation at the fashion capital. This time our team installed a Charcoal Grey solution from the Vanguard Bollard range taking a soft approach to hard security. `The architecturally designed bollards keep shoppers and retail workers safe while seamlessly blending into the planters that lay backdrop to the bollards. The 660mm sphere also provides seating functionality for when bargain hunting legs start to tire. Vanguard bollard range comes in weights varying   ...read more

Melbourne gets permanent bollard solutions

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Melbourne gets permanent bollard solutions

(http://www.designerbollards.com.au/granite/vanguard-bollard-range/) Melbourne City Council has responded to the public backlash of the temporary concrete blocks dumped in locations around the CBD. The council will be removing the blocks and replacing them with permanent steel bollards and planter solutions. These are moves in the right direction and we believe the more aesthetic solutions will win over a large portion of public approval. With a large range of VBIED solutions available, we can see how stunning Melbourne can look if the right solutions were adopted. We   ...read more

Melbourne's imminent bollard overhaul

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Melbourne's imminent bollard overhaul

Melbourne’s inner city will be going under a bollard overhaul as the council has developed a comprehensive security plan to stop cars mounting curbs. The plan has been devised with the help of State and Federal Police as well as other agencies. Melbourne Lord Mayor Robert Doyle will take his security plan to a round table held in London which will be attended by the mayors of Paris, Barcelona and Rotterdam. The plan highlights Princess Bridge, Southbank and the future plaza at the Queen Victoria Market as possible spots which will need protection. While the saf  ...read more

In the wake of horrific NYC terror attack

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In the wake of horrific NYC terror attack

On Tuesday evening, New York encountered its biggest terrorism attack since 9/11. Twenty-nine-year-old suspect, Sayfullo Saipov, allegedly rented a Home Depot ute and proceeded to plough down pedestrians under the name of ISIS. During the attack, eight were killed and 13 were left injured. Saipov, a native Uzbekistani man who has lived in America since 2010, was shot in the abdomen by a police officer before being transported to hospital for treatment. “Lone-wolf” car attacks are providing cheap ways for terrorists to cause major damage without much fun  ...read more

Australia's Fashion Capital gets Stylish Bollards

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Australia's Fashion Capital gets Stylish Bollards

Australian Bollards is now protecting the largest shopping centre in Australia, Chadstone Shopping centre in Melbourne’s South East. And for the biggest and best shopping centre in the land, the biggest and best protection was needed to for the thousands of bargain hunters that flock to the venue every day. The centre is known for its grandeur so any protective solutions should blend into that environment. Sleek, stainless-steel, designer curved bollards were installed at Chadstone yesterday and the results look great. They provide a touch of class at the en  ...read more

Etihad Stadium leading the way to better security

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Etihad Stadium leading the way to better security

Etihad Stadium, one of Melbourne’s iconic sports and entertainment venues, has taken steps to improve security at their site, leading the way for other large venues and precincts. The stadium that plays host to major events such as AFL matches and concerts is located close to modern Dockland restaurants and cafes, making it a popular attraction for tourists and locals alike. With a capacity to seat more than 55.000 people, security is however an ever pressing concern. A common security threat today is that of vehicle borne threats such as Vehicle Borne Terroris  ...read more







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