SR2 Ultra Sliding Security Gates

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What are SR2 sliding gates?
Our Pro-Secure SR2 sliding gates have been proven to resist a sustained attack using hand tools for a specified time.

SR2 sliding gates are high-security steel entrance gates designed and manufactured in-house by Procter Contracts. Furthermore, they have been independently tested and verified as achieving security rating SR2 as defined by the internationally recognised LPCB standard LPS 1175 Issue 8.0, and they are therefore listed in the LPCB Red Book. The LPCB (Loss Prevention Certification Board) is part of BRE Global, a third-party approvals body, and LPS 1175 is a standard for certification of intruder-resistant building components, strongpoints, security enclosures and free-standing barriers.

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SR2 sliding gates – product overview

We manufacture our SR2 sliding gates in various widths and heights, mainly for controlling vehicular access but also for pedestrians if large numbers of people need to enter or leave a site. Smaller sizes can be manually operated but the majority of our SR2 sliding gates are powered or automated. If the gate is powered/automated, we also offer a choice of access control systems.

Compared with swing gates, sliding gates are harder to force open, plus they offer the advantage that they can be installed at entrances having a gradient. Sliding gates also require little space when open. Moreover, compared with our Pro-Secure SR1 sliding gates, our SR2 gates benefit from significantly higher security.

With their internationally recognised SR2 security rating, the SR2 sliding gates enable specifiers to demonstrate they have performed due diligence in securing the site perimeter. This can be a significant benefit for projects required to be Secured by Design.

For very large entrances, we can install a pair of opposing SR2 sliding gates. Contact us for more information about these.

Our skilled construction, mechanical and electrical teams normally complete the installation in just one day, which minimises disruption for the customer.






          Key Features



          Security rating:LPCB standard LPS 1175 Issue 8.0 Security Rating SR2
          Heights:2.0 m to 3.0 m
          Opening widths:3.0 m to 10.0 m
          Cladding:868 welded wire mesh, wire diameter 6 & 8mm, mesh size 200 mm x 50 mm 358 welded
          Materials of construction:Steel
          Operating mechanism:High-quality mechanical components
          Drive system (powered and automated gates)High-quality electric motor, gearbox and rack (or contact us if alternatives are required)
          Latch:As standard, sliding latch will be provided with an appropriate approved for heavy-duty padlock, but contact us with your requirements.
          Finish:Hot-dip galvanising with optional polyester powder coating in black, green or other RAL colours on request
          Compliance:Powered and automatic gates comply with relevant safety standards and are CE Marked to the Machinery Directive
          Access control system:Contact us to discuss options
          Guarantee:The system comes with 12 months warranty
          MaintenanceMaintenance programmes are available which reduces the chances of equipment failure and any health and safety issues.

          What are the key features of SR2 sliding gates?

          The design of the SR2 sliding gates is a further evolution of our security sliding gates that we have manufactured successfully for decades. The SR2 gates are all-steel, with the high level of security being achieved through a combination of robust construction, cladding that resists cutting and climbing, reinforced latch areas and other design features.

          Both the gate and support structure are designed and manufactured to high standards so the gate moves smoothly and quietly. Top-quality bearings and guides are used to guarantee a long, trouble-free life for the sliding mechanism.

          Our Pro-Secure SR2 sliding gates feature a robust framework fabricated from RHS (rectangular hollow section) steel, braced as necessary. Cladding is heavy-duty 868 wire mesh, fully welded to the frame. To help these gates achieve their SR2 security rating, they are double-clad with 358 anti-cut, anti-climb welded wire mesh fixed in place using security bolts and shear cone nuts. Nevertheless, the multi-layered mesh cladding still permits visibility for security patrols and CCTV systems.

          Hot-dip galvanising provides long-lasting corrosion resistance for the gate and support structure. Customers also have the option of specifying a tough polyester powder coat on top of the galvanising for further protection and improved aesthetics; our standard colours are black and green, or we can apply almost any other RAL colour on request. Galvanising and powder coating are applied in accordance with, respectively, BS EN ISO 1461 (Hot dip galvanized coatings on fabricated iron and steel articles – Specifications and test methods) and BS EN 13438 (Paints and varnishes – Powder organic coatings for hot-dip galvanised or sherardized steel products for construction purposes).

          SR2 sliding gates require little or no maintenance over their long lifetime thanks to the construction from heavy-gauge steel, corrosion-resistant finish and high-quality mechanical components. However, powered or automated gates should be inspected periodically to ensure they are still safe to use and that wear and tear of safety devices and mechanical components will not lead to unreliability. If required, we offer maintenance contracts or, if the gate suffers damage during use, we can undertake repairs on-site or at our factory.

          Our work

          Procter Contracts is part of Procter Bros Ltd, a company with a history dating back to 1740 and still family-owned and run. With over 100 years’ experience in the perimeter security market, we have grown a reputation for high-quality products and installations, as well as exceptional standards of customer service. You can trust us to meet your requirements for SR2 security-rated sliding gates.

          We always use our own teams of trained and experienced installers, never casual labour, which enables us to guarantee the quality of the installation. Procter Contracts has the following accreditations:

          • Secured by Design accredited installer of fencing and gates
          • dhf (Door and Hardware Federation) Safety Assured installer for powered and automatic gates
          • Gate Safe Aware Installer for powered and automatic gates
          • Full Member of PSSA (Perimeter Security Suppliers Association)

          In addition, we hold a number of accreditations for working on-site as a contractor.

          Find out more
          To learn more about SR2 sliding gates, download our literature or contact us to discuss specific projects.

          Other types of security-rated gate

          SR2 sliding gates suit many different requirements. However, we also design, manufacture and install SR2 swing gates or, if a lower security rating is adequate, SR1 sliding gates or SR1 swing gates.

          We also design and manufacture a range of non security rated sliding gates.

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