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Submitted by admin on 26th April 2017
Yorwaste

Yorwaste are the biggest waste management company in North Yorkshire. Owned by North Yorkshire County Council and City of York Council, they manage over half a million tonnes of waste per year and carry out 450,000 collections.

Yorwaste deliver waste processing solutions, including industrial & commercial material recycling, hazardous liquid waste treatment and green waste processing. Recently, Yorwaste entered into a partnership with... more

Submitted by admin on 30th March 2017
Low Carbon

Low Carbon is a privately-owned UK investment company with a unique model that embraces solar photovoltaic (PV), concentrated solar power, wind and anaerobic digestion technologies. Currently, Low Carbon manages 165MW of UK solar farms.

The Low Carbon team has vast experience in controlling renewable energy assets. They undertake regular performance monitoring and analysis of... more

Submitted by admin on 28th February 2017
Independent ARC

The Amba Defence Control Alarm Receiving Centre (ARC) is an independent monitoring centre. Our clients range from security and fire alarm installers of all sizes to high-security businesses and critical national infrastructure facilities.

The technology utilised in the Amba Defence Control ARC interfaces with alarm, fire and CCTV systems from all the leading suppliers, including CSL DualCom, DVTEL (Flir), RedCare, Xtralis Adpro and HIK Vision. Our M2M communication platform is... more

Submitted by admin on 6th December 2016
UK Security Expo

UK SECURITY EXPO is the premier global security showcase attracting an audience of Government, Transport, Intelligence, Defence, Law Enforcement, Emergency Services, CNI and the Private Sector.

Amba and ISSEE were in attendance to talk about security capability generation, technology and how training can be used to increase the efficacy of security teams to counter terrorism and reduce risk.

Over the course of UK Security Expo we met... more

Submitted by admin on 23rd November 2016
Franco British Counter Terror Exhibition

An excellent day for Amba Defence at Franco British Counter Terror Exhibition at the British Ambassador's Residence in Paris.

International Business Development Manager Des Osborne was in attandence at the Franco British Counter Terror Exhibition to discuss the Manta Under Vehicle Inspection System with a number European Agencies.

Manta is used to quickly and accurately identify suspect objects... more

Submitted by admin on 3rd October 2016
UK Security Expo

The UK's Flagship Event for a Global End-User Security Audience.

UK Security Expo is the premier global security showcase attracting an audience of Government, Transport, Intelligence, Defence, Law Enforcement, Emergency Services, CNI and the Private Sector.

Amba Defence are exhibiting alongside ISSEE (International School for Security and Explosives Education) at Olympia London on 30th November and 1st December.... more

Submitted by admin on 29th September 2016
Desk

Amba is delighted to welcome Rob Martin to Amba Defence Control as IT and Customer Service Manager for our NSI Gold Category 2 Alarm Receiving Centre (ARC).

At Amba, we’ve invested heavily in creating a state-of-the-art ARC facility supported by the most efficient, market-leading software infrastructure. This allows us to deliver robust, real-time asset monitoring services for our clients while significantly reducing their security operational costs.

Rob joins to help look... more

Submitted by admin on 23rd July 2016
Security Careers

Amba are looking to recruit talent to support our UK workforce and our Middle East team.

By joining Amba you are embarking on a career with a number of opportunities - we have successfully, over the past three years, quietly established an international defence brand that is synonymous with quality and value.

Our staff are our biggest asset and we regularly look for the right people to join our teams both in the UK and overseas. All potential recruits will need a passion and... more

Submitted by admin on 13th June 2016
CCTV Monitoring Camara

Amba Defence Control delivers real-time monitoring services for all kinds of clients. We work to significantly reduce the monitoring costs of security businesses and add value by improving their profitability on this important recurring revenue stream.


Our ARC Facility

Amba’s ARC is a self-contained high-security environment, protected by steel lined walls, back-up power supply, airlock doors and full CCTV coverage. We have invested heavily in... more

Submitted by admin on 23rd May 2016
Manta Under Vehicle Inspection System Deployment

The Manta Under Vehicle Scanner is the leading technology used to detect suspect objects on the under side of vehicles. Manta has recently been deployed to protect government facilities in the Middle East.

Manta is used across the globe by Police and Security Forces to help combat the devastating effects of IEDs (Improvised Explosive Devices), drug smuggling and people trafficking. Placed at a check point and operated... more

Submitted by admin on 13th May 2016
How can Airport Security be Improved

The recent attacks in Brussels have again raised the question of what can be done to counter the terror threat to airports. How can airport security be improved?

Airport security systems were designed in the late 1970s in response to a number of commercial aircraft hijackings around that time. Forty years later these systems remain relatively unchanged. Passenger screening primarily focuses on detecting concealed metal objects. Human operators continue to play a key role in the... more

Submitted by admin on 26th April 2016

Security & Counter Terror Expo (formerly Counter Terror Expo) is the event for any professional tasked with protecting assets, business, people and nations from terrorism.

Amba and ISSEE were in attendance to talk about security capability generation, technology and training to counter terrorism and reduce risk.

Over the course of expo we met official government delegates from all over the world, as well as key UK infrastructure,... more

Submitted by admin on 8th April 2016
Counter Terror Expo

Security & Counter Terror Expo (SCTX) is the event for professionals from the public and private sectors tasked with delivering effective security strategies to protect against terrorism. It is billed as a comprehensive showcase of technology, equipment and services designed to protect nations, borders, crowded places, critical national infrastructure, assets and individuals from the threat of terrorist attack.

This year... more

Submitted by admin on 6th April 2016
Ankara

Amba Defence Ltd, a leading provider of security and defence technology and consultancy to high-level end-users, today announced the creation of a designated sales and support team based in Turkey.

Amba has extensive experience of deploying and embedding security and defence capability for huge range of sovereign and commercial clients. These include tourist centres, critical infrastructure... more

Submitted by admin on 15th March 2016

Security and Policing is the largest event of its kind in the UK and the only security conference supported by the Home Office.

Amba were in attendance to demonstrate the Manta Under Vehicle Inspection System. Manta is used to scan for Improvised Explosive Devices, drug smuggling and people trafficking at secure checkpoints and borders.

Options such as ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition), Driver Image... more

Submitted by admin on 2nd March 2016
Security and policing

Security and Policing is the UK’s Premier Security and Law Enforcement Event - 8th to 10th March at FIVE, Farnborough.

Since its inception over 30 years ago Security & Policing has provided a platform for defence professionals to engage with the very highest level of security expertise. The event continuously develops in size and scope and exists to provide the level of industry engagement needed to enable UK Government to... more

Submitted by admin on 17th February 2016
NSI GOLD ARC

NSI GOLD Category II ARC

Amba Defence Control this week retained our National Security Inspectorate (NSI) GOLD Category II status, demonstrating our commitment to maintaining the highest standards of quality and service.

Our Alarm Receiving Centre (ARC) undergoes regular external 12 month inspections from the NSI, with a full recertification audit every 3 years.

The 3-year audit takes two inspectors a full day to complete. The inspectors analyse... more

Submitted by admin on 2nd February 2016
GPS Tracking Containers

GPS tracking technology with fully integrated 24/7 monitoring from Amba Defence Control.

Sean Robertson, Amba Defence Technology’s International Business Development Manager, has been working hard to bring together a new GPS Asset Monitoring Capability. While serving in the military and later as a specialist defence consultant Sean worked on the ground in most of the world’s risk hotspots. He saw first-hand how asset tracking intelligence can... more

Submitted by admin on 8th December 2015
Transec Amba

Transport Security Expo provides a unique opportunity to bring together people who are involved in the security business, whether aviation, maritime, rail or land transport security

Amba and ISSEE were in attendance to discuss the links between defence technology and security training, with a focus on the Manta... more

Submitted by admin on 25th November 2015
Safe Contractor

Amba Defence has been awarded accreditation from Safecontractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety.

Safecontractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises very high standards in health and safety management amongst UK contractors.

The company’s application for Safecontractor accreditation was driven by the need for a uniform standard across the business. Dan... more

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We create and implement strategies and physical solutions to protect and monitor assets while reducing operational risks. Our unique combination of expert consultancy, an advanced product portfolio, project delivery capability and state-of-the-art monitoring centre ensures a seamless solution for our clients.

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