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The best driveway bollards

The best driveway bollards

Security bollards are used for a variety of reasons, such as restricting access to pedestrian areas, traffic calming measures, and as a means of addin...

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Improve town traffic management with automatic rising bollards

Improve town traffic management with automatic rising bollards

For most busy towns and city centres, an increase in traffic flow is a challenge that urban planners and designers must address. Because unfortunately...

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The rise of the anti-terrorism urban planner

The rise of the anti-terrorism urban planner

Terrorists are increasingly relying on tactics like car-ramming to kill or harm large groups of people. And, following a succession of horrific – and ...

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A buyer’s guide to security bollards

A buyer’s guide to security bollards

When it comes to bollards, it is easy to become overwhelmed at the options. As well as all the different types of security bollards available, there i...

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Why is bollard maintenance so important?

Why is bollard maintenance so important?

Across the UK, bollard systems are protecting everything from driveways and shop fronts to bus gates and town centre pedestrian zones. Indeed, by acti...

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How to stop the school run putting children at risk

How to stop the school run putting children at risk

Dangerous and anti-social driving and parking on the school run have become a concern for many parents and teachers. And, in response, traffic-calming...

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Automatic Rising Bollards – Truro, Cornwall County Council

Automatic Rising Bollards – Truro, Cornwall County Council

Automatic Rising Bollards - Truro, Cornwall. Macs are delighted to have recently completed the installation of a new automatic telescopic bollard syst...

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Rising Security Bollards – Chester Cathedral

Rising Security Bollards – Chester Cathedral

Macs are pleased to have successfully installed a number of rising security bollards at Chester Cathedral. The Cathedral, formerly St Werburgh's abbey...

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Automatic Bollard System – Watford Town Centre

Automatic Bollard System – Watford Town Centre

PAS 68 / IWA 14 Security Bollards - Watford Town Centre. Macs are delighted to have completed the supply and installation of two new PAS 68 / IWA 14 c...

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Retractable Bollards – Hatfield, Hertfordshire

Retractable Bollards – Hatfield, Hertfordshire

Automatic Retractable Bollards - Hatfield. Here at Macs we're delighted with our successful involvement as Hertfordshire County Council implemented th...

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Historic Royal Palaces. Automatic Rising Bollards

Historic Royal Palaces. Automatic Rising Bollards

Rising bollard system – Hampton Court Palace. Macs Automated Bollards Systems Ltd are delighted to have recently completed work on the supply and inst...

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Rising Bollard Systems – Bradford City Council

Rising Bollard Systems – Bradford City Council

Macs have recently completed the installation of a number of replacement automatic rising bollard systems within Bradford city centre. The replacement...

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Rising Bollard System – Gloucester Cathedral

Rising Bollard System – Gloucester Cathedral

Rising Bollard System - Gloucester Cathedral Macs Automated Bollard Systems are pleased to have successfully completed the installation of the new aut...

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Automatic Rising Bollard – Falmouth, Cornwall County Council

Automatic Rising Bollard – Falmouth, Cornwall County Council

Automatic Rising Bollard - Falmouth, Cornwall. Macs have recently completed the installation of a new automatic rising bollard system in central Falmo...

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Cornwall County Council – Automatic Rising Security Bollards

Cornwall County Council – Automatic Rising Security Bollards

Macs Automated Bollards have 11 sites in the County of Cornwall; they are in Newquay, Truro, Redruth, Falmouth, St.Austell, Penzance and Tolvaddon. Th...

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Automatic Rising Bollards – Powys County Council

Automatic Rising Bollards – Powys County Council

Powys County Council constructed a new road to be used by a local bus service. Macs Automated Bollards created a restricted access bus route using one...

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Automatic Rising Bollards – Coventry City Council

Automatic Rising Bollards – Coventry City Council

As part of public realm improvements to the city centre, Coventry City Council installed two sets of rising bollards, one at the entrance to Broadgate...

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Rhondda Cynon Taf CBC – Automatic Rising Security Bollards

Rhondda Cynon Taf CBC – Automatic Rising Security Bollards

Macs have recently completed the new automatic retractable bollard system at Market Street in Aberdare, which replaced an existing gate used to restri...

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HVM Security Bollards – Secure Vehicle Plant

HVM Security Bollards – Secure Vehicle Plant

A leading vehicle manufacturer had a requirement for crash rated perimeter security at a secure factory base at a site in North Birmingham. As part of...

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Automatic Rising Bollards – Tenby Security Bollards

Automatic Rising Bollards – Tenby Security Bollards

Macs Bollards have recently completed another automatic rising bollard system, working alongside Waterstone Homes. The installation at the Former Kinl...

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HVM Automatic Security Bollards – Secure Vehicle Plant

HVM Automatic Security Bollards – Secure Vehicle Plant

A leading vehicle manufacturer had a requirement for crash rated perimeter security at a secure site in Ryton, Coventry. As part of development of the...

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Residential Bollards, Glasgow Apartment Complex

Residential Bollards, Glasgow Apartment Complex

Residential Bollards - Glasgow Macs are delighted to have recently completed a second residential bollards installation at a private apartment complex...

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Automatic Security Bollards – RB Kingston upon Thames

Automatic Security Bollards – RB Kingston upon Thames

Kingston Borough Council required Macs Automated Bollards to install automatic rise and fall bollard systems with CCTV monitoring at 5 locations where...

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Automatic Rising Bollard – University of Plymouth

Automatic Rising Bollard – University of Plymouth

The University of Plymouth asked Macs Automated Bollards to resolve an issue within one of it's newly refurnished areas of the campus. A configuration...

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Automatic Security Bollards – Nottingham City Council

Automatic Security Bollards – Nottingham City Council

Nottingham City Council had previously had issues regarding their automatic bollards, Macs Automated Bollards were asked to replace the existing bolla...

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Telescopic Security Bollards – Macs Automated Bollards

Telescopic Security Bollards – Macs Automated Bollards

Protecting People and Places. Here at Macs Automated Bollards Systems, we continuously strive to offer the most complete and reliable solutions for th...

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Hostile Vehicle Mitigation – Security Bollards

Hostile Vehicle Mitigation – Security Bollards

Hostile vehicle mitigation and Crash Rated Bollards Within the UK, vehicle-borne threats range from small scale vandalism, to much larger scale aggre...

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Security Bollard Apprentice wins OTC ‘Apprentice of the Quarter’

Security Bollard Apprentice wins OTC ‘Apprentice of the Quarter’

Macs are delighted to announce that our has apprentice mechanical engineer, Jonathan Keating, has won the OTC ‘Apprentice of the Quarter’ for December...

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Sliding Bollards – Now supplying Heald’s Matador Sliding Bollard Systems

Sliding Bollards – Now supplying Heald’s Matador Sliding Bollard Systems

Now Supplying Heald’s Matador Surface Mount Sliding Bollards Systems! Macs are delighted to announce that we now offer the supply of Heald’s Matador ...

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Automatic Bollards – From Driveways to Traffic Management

Automatic Bollards – From Driveways to Traffic Management

There are many uses for automatic bollards in the UK today, from a single post protecting a driveway or parking spot, to town centre entry and exit tr...

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