Success for SBD member company PatioMaster with supply of doors to innovative development
Secured by Design member company PatioMaster have manufactured 49 patio doors for an innovative new market in west London.
The doors have been manufactured and supplied to the Old Laundry Yard in Shepherd’s Bush, a construction of 72 shipping containers on the site of a disused laundry. The market offers the best of west London’s street food, as well as offering community space for workshops and events.
Each of the 49 patio doors was made to measure to fit seamlessly into the shipping containers, with Secured by Design doors being specified by the client.
SBD is a police-owned organisation that works on behalf of the Police Service throughout the UK to deliver a wide range of crime prevention and demand reduction initiatives.
SBD plays a significant crime prevention role in the planning process to design out crime in a wide range of building sectors. It has achieved some significant success including one million homes built to SBD standards with reductions in crime of up to 87%.
SBD have many partner organisations, ranging from the Home Office, Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government and the Police Service through to local authorities, housing associations, developers and manufacturers and work closely with standards and certification bodies to ensure that their publicly available standards actually meet the needs of the police and public alike.
Products must be subjected to vigorous testing and auditing by an accredited third party organisation before being allowed to carry the SBD logo – this is the only way for companies to obtain police accreditation for security related products in the UK.
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