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Security Products

Identity Systems
CESAR

CESAR - The Official Construction & Agricultural Equipment Security and Registration Scheme
The Construction & Agricultural Equipment Security and Registration Scheme (CESAR) is promoted by the Construction Equipment Association (CEA) and supported by the Agricultural Engineers Association (AEA), powered by Datatag ID technology and accredited and supported by a wide range of organisations. CESAR maintains a database of owned equipment, each item having a unique registration number fitted by approved installers either at the point of manufacture or by the user and parallel registration with the DVLA. CESAR identifies and recovers stolen plant and equipment free of any charges and offers 24/7 support to the police - Tel: 03 450 700 440

A simple but effective system that uses 1mm diameter laser etched dots. The dots can have the Company Name, Telephone Number and Post Code etched across them. Property can be immediately identified back to the company. This can be particularly important in discouraging potential thieves. Several thousand dots can be applied in a few minutes. The dots are only detectable by shining a UV lamp on the area to be checked.

Datatag - 03 450 700 440
SelectaMark - 01689 860757

Mechanical Systems

Mechanical Locking Systems are very simple to fit and in many different areas of the machine. This type of system can be fitted quickly and easily. There are many different types of mechanical locking device. defeating theft by lorry-mounted cranes.

Immobilisation Systems

There are different types of immobilisation systems on the market from a mechanical to a diesel system. The principle they work on is to isolate all or a combination of hydraulic, electrical and fuel systems.

The Meck Lock mechanical system can isolate the hydraulic system that operates a boom or steering system ensuring the plant cannot be moved. The key system has several million combinations that cannot be copied. The key barrel is drill, saw and hammer proof and cannot be electronically overridden.

AMI Nexis - 0844 412 4860 - Click for latest AMI press release
Meck Lock - 08701 903090
Thiefbeaters - 0800 0833066

Location & Tracking Systems

Location and tracking systems operate on Global Positioning Systems (GPS) to provide accurate location via satellite and cellular technologies. Information is direct to your Internet connected PC, laptop or mobile phone. The system can monitor the location, movement, engine hours and battery condition etc of your plant.

The Skyline range of products from Enigma Vehicle Systems, approved to TQA, provides a range of tracking products ranging from security only recovery systems, Skyline 999, to combined security and fleet management systems. The latest offering is the Skyline Cat 5 Plus which offers security approved by Thatcham to Cat P2/P5, alongside advanced fleet management functionality. The Skyline Cat 5 Dallas and the Skyline Cat 5 RFID are both approved to Cat P5.

The AppelloGEO is a niche product used by some of the largest plant hire, civil engineering and house builders in the UK with 10 years experience and the only dedicated Investigations Team run in-house of any tracking company. It is a purpose built theft recovery unit that is wireless, has over a year’s battery life and can still be located indoors unlike conventional GPS tracking equipment. It is one of only two products to ever achieve the Diamond rating for the Sold Secure accreditation process.

Trackunit specialises in tracking, telematics, access control and immobilisation for construction equipment. Both rental and end-users choose Trackunit as their preferred security solution. Trackunit has supplied over 200,000 systems to its 6,950 customers across the world and works with over 25 OEM’s. Trackunit – designing, developing and manufacturing tracking, telematics, immobilisation and access control systems for the construction industry since 2003.

AMI Nexis - 0844 412 4860 - Click for latest AMI press release
Automatrics Limited - 01329 663812
CanTrack Global Ltd (CanTrack Asset) - 01908 330 385 - cantrack.com
Plant-i - 01654 700 372
Trackunit Telematics - 0118 9298061


Thatcham Cat5 Approved


Site Security Systems

A wire-free portable alarm or CCTV system designed for internal and external use on site or in a depot. These systems are less expensive and more effective than static guards. They can deliver live or recorded video pictures direct to a PC, laptop, mobile phone or monitoring station.

Guide Security Service - 0845 0580011
VTC - 01254 667330

The CITS does not recommend any of the above companies. It only gives a selection of companies that are available in today’s market place.