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  • Engineered Access Solutions for Industrial Applications

    Engineered Access Solutions for Industrial Applications

    This brochure provides an overview of our engineered access solutions for various types of industrial equipment.

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  • Southco Apprentice Wins Best of British Engineering Award From Semta

    Southco Apprentice Wins Best of British Engineering Award From Semta

    Southco apprentice Philippa Dressler-Pearson was recently awarded the UK Apprentice of the Year and Best of British Engineering at the Semta Skills Awards ceremony in London, UK. Semta (The...

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  • LIFT-A-SYST® Counterbalance Systems

    LIFT-A-SYST® Counterbalance Systems

    Learn how Southco's CB LIFT-A-SYST® series makes equipment operation safe and reliable by neutralizing the weight of heavy countertops and doors.

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  • Why You Need Rack Level Security In the Colocation Data Center [Infographic]

    Why You Need Rack Level Security In the Colocation Data Center [Infographic]

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  • Distinctive Touch Points for the Automotive Industry

    Distinctive Touch Points for the Automotive Industry

    This brochure provides an overview of how our proven core latching mechanisms and innovative new technologies can differentiate your vehicle design.

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  • Countering the Threat of Physical Security Breaches in Colocation Centers

    Countering the Threat of Physical Security Breaches in Colocation Centers

    In today’s world, data is fast becoming the new global currency and as data volumes continue to grow at an exponential rate, the issue of data security continues to cause concern within the...

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  • New Micro Rotary Latch Designed for Small Spaces

    New Micro Rotary Latch Designed for Small Spaces

    Southco has recently expanded its successful line of rotary latching solutions with the launch of the R4-05 Micro Rotary Latch. The newest addition to the R4 Rotary Latch series provides concealed...

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  • What's So Cool About Manufacturing?

    What's So Cool About Manufacturing?

    Springton Lake Middle School's Video Club students profiled Southco in the Delaware/Chester County What's So Cool About Manufacturing Contest for 2017.

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  • Rack Level Security for Data Center Cabinets

    Rack Level Security for Data Center Cabinets

    When selecting an electronic access solution for rack level access, the requirements and capabilities of the data center’s existing security system must be evaluated to ensure seamless integration.

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  • Are You Sitting Comfortably?

    Are You Sitting Comfortably?

    This article explains how constant torque hinging solutions enable rail operators to improve seating and promote a highly ergonomic passenger comfort zone.

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  • Solving Aircraft Interior Design Challenges with Standardized Mechanisms

    Solving Aircraft Interior Design Challenges with Standardized Mechanisms

    This article explains how using standardized access hardware solutions allowd weight to be conserved across aircraft interior applications while ensuring reliable operation of passenger touch points.

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  • Electronic Access Solutions Design Guide

    Electronic Access Solutions Design Guide

    Southco's access control devices, intelligent electronic locks and remote monitoring work together to provide a complete solution for electronic access at the equipment level.

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  • Using Complete Rotary Systems in Off-Highway Equipment Design

    Using Complete Rotary Systems in Off-Highway Equipment Design

    This article explains how rotary latch systems provide an effective and reliable means of remotely opening interior and exterior doors, compartments, hoods and engine covers.

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  • Southco Display Mounts Product Guide

    Southco Display Mounts Product Guide

    This brochure compares Southco’s different display mount products and includes information about common design factors, range of motion and mounting options.

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  • Benefits of Counterbalance Technology for Hospitality Interiors

    Benefits of Counterbalance Technology for Hospitality Interiors

    This article explains how counterbalance systems enhance the safety and ergonomics of hospitality interior applications, like heavy bar tops, by enabling them to be lifted easily.

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  • PMC & Southco: Engineering a User-Friendly Gambling Experience

    PMC & Southco: Engineering a User-Friendly Gambling Experience

    This case study explains how Southco’s patented Positioning Technology solutions helped technology company Pari Mutuel Computing (PMC) to improve the end user ergonomics of their betting terminals.

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  • How Matrix Comsec is Protecting Big Data With Southco Electronic Locking Solutions

    How Matrix Comsec is Protecting Big Data With Southco Electronic Locking Solutions

    This case study explains how building security business Matrix Comsec is helping businesses address the big data challenge with Southco Electronic Access Solutions.

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  • Engineering Interior Design for Passenger Confidence and Comfort

    Engineering Interior Design for Passenger Confidence and Comfort

    This article explains how autonomous vehicle designers can create functional interior spaces that not only provide comfort, but also build trust and alleviate passenger fear.

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  • Southco Expands India Manufacturing Facility

    Southco Expands India Manufacturing Facility

    Southco has announced its Pune, India facility expansion.

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  • Cost-Effective Enclosure Security with BLUETOOTH® Access Control

    Cost-Effective Enclosure Security with BLUETOOTH® Access Control

    This article explains how electronic access solutions with BLUETOOTH® technology can improve the physical security of networked systems and equipment, with simplified credential management.

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  • Time-Proven Draw Latch Refreshed With New Finish

    Time-Proven Draw Latch Refreshed With New Finish

    Southco has refreshed its successful R2 Panel Fastening Draw Latch series with an updated version that combines a reliable, industrial grade finish with strength and durability. Refreshed with...

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  • DZUS® Quick Access Fastening Solutions Brochure

    DZUS® Quick Access Fastening Solutions Brochure

    This brochure explains important design considerations for specifying a DZUS® Quick Access Fastener and offers a step-by-step guide to selecting a complete fastening system from Southco.

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  • New Inject/Eject Solution Offers Hot Swap Function Protection

    New Inject/Eject Solution Offers Hot Swap Function Protection

    Southco has expanded its line of industry-recognized electronics solutions with a new P7 Inject/Eject Handle Set designed for full size AMC (Advanced Mezzanine Cards) carriers with hot swap...

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  • New Recognition Certification for Access Hardware Components Used in Electrical Enclosures

    New Recognition Certification for Access Hardware Components Used in Electrical Enclosures

    This article explains how enclosure manufacturers can can save time and money on corrosion testing with UL recognizes access hardware products from Southco.

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  • Stainless Steel Rotary Latches Provide High Corrosion Resistance

    Stainless Steel Rotary Latches Provide High Corrosion Resistance

    Southco has expanded its line of rotary latches with a stainless steel version of the R4-20 Rotary Latch, which is designed with high corrosion-resistance for demanding Marine and Off-Highway...

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  • Southco EA-BT BLUETOOTH® Controller Earns 2018 Money-Saving Product Award

    Southco EA-BT BLUETOOTH® Controller Earns 2018 Money-Saving Product Award

    Southco’s EA-BT BLUETOOTH® Controller is a BUILDINGS Magazine 2018 Money-Saving Product winner.

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  • New Compact Electronic Slide Bolt Designed For Small Spaces

    New Compact Electronic Slide Bolt Designed For Small Spaces

    Southco has expanded its line of electronic access control solutions with a compact electronic slide bolt that simplifies the upgrade from mechanical to electromechanical latching. The lightweight...

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  • Southco at Data Centre World 20182:59

    Southco at Data Centre World 2018

    Watch as Southco's Business Development Manager, Simon Williamson discusses the challenges, trends and opportunities facing the data centre industry.

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  • Pickup Systems & Southco: Extinguishing Fears Around Fire Vehicle Safety

    Pickup Systems & Southco: Extinguishing Fears Around Fire Vehicle Safety

    This case study explains how Southco helped Pickup Systems improve the security of their vehicles with an Electronic Rotary Latch offering secure locking and optimized key management.

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  • UL Recognized Access Hardware Solutions Brochure

    UL Recognized Access Hardware Solutions Brochure

    This brochure provides an overview of which Southco latches, hinges and fasteners are UL Recognized.

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  • EvoBus & Southco: A Global Solution Built for Comfort

    EvoBus & Southco: A Global Solution Built for Comfort

    This case study explains how Southco helped EvoBus to develop a new headrest solution that improved passenger comfort with a compact and lightweight torque hinge solution.

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  • New Cam Latch Offers Adjustable Grip For Custom Fit

    New Cam Latch Offers Adjustable Grip For Custom Fit

    Southco has expanded its successful E5 Cam Latch series with a new version that provides flexible grip adjustment, allowing a single latching solution to be used for multiple applications. Capable...

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  • Southco Expands Europe Manufacturing Operations Into Poland

    Southco Expands Europe Manufacturing Operations Into Poland

    Southco has announced that it will expand its operations footprint into Rzeszów, Poland to meet the needs of the company’s growing European customer base.

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