Security Wholesale NEWS - Last 6 Months (or so)


May 2020

Assa Abloy Electronic Lock Solutions

To compliment our Kantech Access Control Range we are pleased to announce a new partnership with Assa Abloy. We will stock their most popular solutions including legendary Trimec Electric Strike and Magnetic LocksLockwood Standard & Narrow Set Mortice Locks, as well as a focussed range of matching Mortice Handle Sets. Branches will hold 'emergency' stock and have access to large quantities by arrangement. Call your regional branch for stock availability and project pricing.  

March 2020

COVID-19 Response

Supply Plan For 'Essential Security Supplies' Levels 3 & 4 (Amended May 2020)

In these unprecendented times the wellbeing of staff and customers alike is paramount.

SWL is an 'essential' supplier providing Integrators (who are themselves deemed as 'essential') with specific security solutions to support the physical security of vital infrastructure and essential services. We may also supply solutions to protect commercial property and those who are vulnerable.

At 'lockdown levels' 3 & 4 if you need to order something from us, please do this on line or call your regional branch number. Our Regional Managers are your first point of contact at L3 & L4. You will find their details here.

We'll need to know what your order is for to ensure it falls under our mandate to supply. We'll then check we have the stock you need and confirm a delivery/ collection plan. It will be helpful to have a note about the urgency level of your requirement when you contact us.

The Team @ SWL

February 2020

New Envisalink EVL-4 IP Interface: Smartphone Control of 'Legacy' DSC PowerSeries Panels

A valuable new offering to DSC integrators and their customers is now available at SWL.

EnvisaLink 4 is a powerful TCP-IP based bus-level interface to DSC PowerSeries panels -PC1555, PC5010 (832), PC5020 (864). PC1616, PC1832, PC1864.

It allows your customer to view the status of and even control their alarm panel through a standard web-browser or smart-phone. VOIP Friendly. As new software features become available the EnvisaLink 4 is easily upgraded over the network and automatically keeps itself up to date. The EnvisaLink 4 is already compatible with many major home automation systems and numerous 3rd party Android and iPhone apps.

With the addition of the free EnvisAlerts service customer control is enhanced and can be extended to anywhere in the world. EnvisAlerts also allows you to specify e-mail or SMS addresses to receive alarms, arms, disarms and more.


January 2020

New Dahua 4Mp STARLIGHT, Active Deterrent & Full Colour Cameras

In stock are five new camera models upgrading and enhancing Dahua's capable dome and 'eyeball' turret camera solutions. These include an outstanding value for money Series-2 indoor camera 43820 and STARLIGHT enhanced 4Mp Dome and 'eyeball' options 44120 & 44122. In addition, Dahua's 'Active Deterrent' camera 44132 features two-way audio, replay of pre-recorded or custom warnings when AI rules are triggered - as well as using a bright white LED strobe. Our demo website in Christchurch consistently shows the value of this solution. We also now stock an ultra low STARLIGHT PLUS Full Colour 'eyeball', 44128 which will provide true colour evidential pictures in scenes down to 0.0016Lux/F.16 !    

December 2019

Provision-ISR Power, PoE and HDMI Solutions

Our good friends at Provision-ISR have released a number of helpful solutions to overcome some common installation issues. 

First of all we have a 60W PoE Injector 34202. Complimenting this is a PoE Extender (+ splitter 1 to 2) 34204, which we've used with great success in a number of ways. For analogue camera and access control integrators take a look at the 9CH 10A power supply with battery back up in cabinet 34560. Sean Barret-Hamilton has tested this device - it has some very useful features. 

Last but not least we're now stocking some well priced HDMI Extenders 34605 & 34610 to boost signals up to 60m. 

November 2019

Knight Fire & Security/ SWL Reed Switches & Junction Boxes: BS EN 50131: +

NYLON REED SWITCH solutions are here. Your customers now have weatherproof, armoured, anti-corrision reed options for a variety of doors complying to European security design, manufacturing and testing standards. Check out Knight Security & Fire's tampered weatherproof junction boxes; to specify a solution capable of resisting challenging security environments here.

DSC Impassa, Legacy PowerSeries & Maxsys Arrive (at long last....)

Check out our website from 29 November......we'll be togged up and ready for the anticipated summer release of the solutions we've all been waiting for. 'Now we just need the latest DSC IoTega alarm solution to land and we're holding a Royal Flush of DSC solutions to make others fold'. 

SWL National Team Expands As Our Business Grows

As SWL roles out the availability of, DSC, exacqVision and Kantech solutions across our branches; we're ensuring our technical, sales and logistical support grows in line to maintain our legendary levels of technical, sales and customer service. 

We welcome Tarina in Christchurch, Colin in Wellington and Giuseppe in Auckland to the SWL family. 

See our SWL Team page here for your 'go to' branch contacts. Monitored Consumer Range Arrives At SWL

We're excitied to bring the range of 'consumer' CCTV and Intercom wireless products front and centre to the NZ market. There are over 6 million Worldwide subscribers to this reliable and capable monitored IoT platform. Whether you're integrating an alarm system with in-built cameras in motion sensors, or taking a call from your 'Skybell' intercom at your door - has a solution working on it's class-leading App.

MOJ Provides Helpful Guidlines Around PSPL Requirements For Electricians 

MOJ Guidance for Electricians - PSPLA

October 2019

TEXECOM PIRs & Smoke/Heat Solutions

After an abscence of 12 years SWL is proud to announce the return of Texecom PIRs and Smoke & Heat detection solutions.

Not only are these devices easy on the eye; they also meet stringent European manufacturing, performance and compliance standards. Stock will be on our shelves w/c 14 October.

Premier Elite PIRs: Premier Elite PIRs  Exodus Smoke & Heat: Exodus: Smoke & Heat Solutions 

Nylon Reed Switches - Coming Soon

We continue to search for 'best of breed' solutions and have formed a highly anticipated commercial partnership with a European manufacturer specialising in designing and producing Nylon Reed Switch solutions. Think resistance to water-based corrosive environments, providing your customers with longterm reliable performance and peace of mind. These devices hold the promise of being a game changer in the NZ market. 

September 2019

DSC Neo Arrives !

SWL is proud to release this iconic brand to the market. DSC has been at the top of many integrator's thinking for intrusion protection solutions for more than 30 years. This gear just doesn't break and the Neo range has taken a giant stride to overcome our natural reticence about 'wireless' technology. Think of a reliable, flexible platform with a host of solutions and tools to meet your customer's alarm system think Neo. Fully supported by SWL and ready to go.

Kantech Access Control Arrives ! 

We asked our Kantech Guru (SB-H); 'Have you had any failures over the past 15 years ?' Imagine our disappointment when he said 'YES'. Thankfully he informed us, 'If you put 230VDC into a system it's going to fry and the same technician did it twice !' Suffice to say we're backing Kantech to be a robust solution. 

Not content with solutions as we find them, SWL is working on an innovative power solution to meet stringent compliance criteria - beyond NZ's current requirements. Watch this space...Kantech

August 2019

Provision-ISR Announces 'DDA' Analytics Capability & New Camera Range

Not only is the new GUI rolling out but we're holding our breath for analytics that will rival any Chinese manufacturer's capability. Categorise people, vehicles and bet.  Provide reliable facial recognition database searches and efficient notification when a match is recognised....sure. Take a look......Provision-ISR DDA Analytics

July 2019

SWL Announces Distribution Partnership With

Provision-ISR Release Ossia Enhancements

Provision-ISR have confirmed enhancements to Ossia for DVR and NVR platforms. These will role out from July to September.

Enhancements include: New Startup wizard, HDD encryption, POS enhancements, 802.1x Authentication Protocol, Full Analytics Support on 'F' models and new Face Recognition Interfaces. We can't wait to try it out. 

May 2019

SWL is appointed as a New Zealand distributor for DSC and Kantech Solutions

Archive: October 2018

SWL is appointed as Provision-ISR's exclusive New Zealand Partner

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