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ABUS becomes helmet sponsor of pro cycling team Bora-Argon 18

Wetter/Ruhr, December 3, 2014 – ABUS, the specialist for mobile security, will become the official technical partner of the UCI Professional Continental-level team Bora-Argon 18, starting next season. mehr 

German Design Award 2015 for new IP camera series from ABUS

Affing, November 14, 2014 – The panel for the renowned German Design Awards 2015 has decided to give its 'Special Mention' award to the new IP camera series from ABUS. Rigorously functional and with five designs, nine models and unlimited potential applications, the new IP camera series impressed the judges across the board.  more

Integrated security systems were at the heart of the ABUS group's presence at this year's trade fair © ABUS

Visiting professionals given a warm "Welcome to a world of security" – the ABUS Group looks back at Security Essen 2014

Wetter/Ruhr, October 15, 2014 – Around 40,000 visitors from over 110 countries flocked to the Messe Essen conference centre in the last week of September 2014. When they arrived, the many attendees were welcomed with the ABUS group's conference motto: "Welcome to a world of security". At our 550 m² exhibition space, they were able to see the networked security solutions available to the consumers of today and tomorrow at first hand. more

Welcome to security: the ABUS Group at the “security essen 2014” trade fair

Wetter/Ruhr, August 22, 2014 – The entire world of security technology will be exhibited on more than 550 m2. Visitors to the ABUS Group stand (hall 1, stand 108) at the “security essen 2014” can see for themselves from September 23 to 26, 2014. This year, the Germany quality manufacturer will be emphasising, above all, networking: mechanical and electronic components, alarm systems and video surveillance are combined into integral security solutions. Among the products being shown will be the new range of mechanical additional security facilities with integrated alarm function, a new IP camera series and mechanical and electronic access control systems.  more

ABUS contributes to animal protection: Padlocks for Monkey Orphanage in Cameroon

Wetter/Ruhr, July 14, 2014 – Security is a basic need and plays an important role in the quality of life. ABUS illustrates that this is not solely applicable for humans by making a remarkable donation. With their high-quality padlocks the security products manufacturer from Germany supports an animal rights group in Cameroon. A project with an amazing impact! more

Fast, elegant and convenient on the door: Eycasa wins the Plus X Award 2014 for “Best video intercom” of the year

Affing, July 10, 2014 – In the unanimous opinion of the jury at the Plus X Awards 2014, Eycasa is the best and most innovative video intercom of the year. The Eycasa System from ABUS Security-Center combines video surveillance, intercom and door opening. In addition, up to three Eycasa outdoor cameras (available separately) and one Family Care camera can be integrated into the system.  more

Stiftung Warentest tests window locks – test winners include ABUS security experts

Wetter/Ruhr, April 25, 2014 – In the current issue of "test" (05/2014), the German consumer organisation Stiftung Warentest took a close look at a selection of window locks from various suppliers, and the ABUS anti-burglary solutions impressed across the board. Test winner in the category “window break-in protection” and the only product to receive the distinction “very good” (test score: 1.5) for the entire test is the window handle lock ABUS FO400, followed by the additional window lock ABUS FTS206 with the quality rating of “good” (1.7). The lockable window handle ABUS FG300 also impressed, heading the test table "window handles (lockable)” with the rating “good” (2.3). more

ABUS and GIVI: a forward-looking collaboration

Wetter/Ruhr, April 17, 2014 – With GIVI, one of the largest manufacturers of motorcycle cases and top boxes in the world, security specialist ABUS has initiated a strong partnership for the future: a new mounting solution for motorcycle cases with integrated holder for ABUS U-locks paves the way for a close cooperation between the two brands. more

New top performer: 32-channel network video recorder from ABUS

Affing, April 01, 2014 - The 32-channel network video recorder enables real-time recording with a maximum data rate of 320 Mbit/s and management of up to 32 network cameras with a resolution of 1080p. A maximum of 16 cameras can be viewed live locally.  more

Red Dot Design Award 2014 for ABUS uGripBordo

Wetter/Ruhr, March 25, 2014 – True to the motto “In search of excellence”, the 2014 Red Dot jury once again sought out the best examples of international product design. The competition was tough: 1,816 manufacturers, designers and architects from 53 countries took part in the competition. ABUS, the specialist for mobile security, was awarded the coveted Red Dot Quality Seal for its folding lock uGrip Bordo 5700. more

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