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From a 19th century heritage of providing locks for the UK railways, Pickersgill-Kaye continues to provide systems for the railway industry including complete door systems, train braking systems and locks. In the security industry, Pickersgill-Kaye is well known as a supplier of high security custodial locks as well as padlocks, cell door locks and locks for armoured vehicles. Read more Pickersgill-Kaye news below:

Lock specialist increases railway focus
27 February, 2018
Under its new ownership, Pickersgill-Kaye is upgrading to meet the increasing demands for locking systems in the UK rail industry.
Door handle contract for Great Western Railway
28 October, 2016
The new fleet of Hitachi trains to be used on the Great Western Railway will be equipped with emergency door handles from Pickersgill-Kaye
Industry expert joins locking company
25 July, 2016
A new product sales manager joins Pickersgill-Kaye with industry experience in the field of high security locking systems
Locking company expands into Australian rail market
09 March, 2016
Following a successful trade show in Australia Pickersgill-Kaye is expanding its sales activity in the Australian railway locking market
Security and Policing event brings business for lock manufacturer
27 April, 2015
UK high security locking systems manufacturer gains additional export sales benefits from the recent Farnborough Security and Policing event
High security locks meet loss prevention standard
29 January, 2015
Surface mounted multipoint high security locking systems from Pickersgill-Kaye have been awarded with approvals to the LPS 1175 loss prevention standard
UK company provides custodial locks for Chinese police station
12 January, 2015
A railway police station on the Hong Kong to China express route will be fitted with class 1 custodial locks from UK manufacturer, Pickersgill-Kaye
High security locks prevent escape of armed robbers
14 August, 2014
A Warrior security door fitted with Pickersgill-Kaye high security locks has prevented the success of a recent Birmingham jewellery shop heist by trapping the culprits
China express rail link police take UK custodial locks
17 July, 2014
High security lock specialist Pickersgill-Kaye is supplying custodial locks for transport police serving the express rail link between Hong Kong and China
Export order for custodial locks
24 June, 2014
Cell door locks will be supplied by the UK's Pickersgill-Kay to a police station on the Hong Kong to China express rail link
New manufacturing software for lock company
21 March, 2014
Pickersgill-Kaye is investing in new Enterprise Resource Planning software and CAD systems for its UK lock manufacturing site
Overseas sales success for high security locks
21 February, 2014
UK manufacturer of high security detention and railway locking systems sees increase in overseas demand during 2013
Pudsey cell locks feature in documentary film
13 November, 2013
West Yorkshire police custody suite featured in Channel 4 documentary makes use of latches and cell door locks from Pickersgill Kaye in its custody suite
Custody suite locking features in TV documentary
18 October, 2013
Cell lock and hatch systems used in modern custody suite at Yorkshire police station supplied by Pickersgill Kaye feature in Channel 4 documentary
Custodial locks fitted in East Anglia police facilities
24 September, 2013
Pickersgill-Kaye has completed an installation project involving high security locking systems in custodial facilities at police premises in the East Anglian counties of Norfolk and Suffolk
High security locks for Norfolk and Suffolk Police
29 August, 2013
Custodial facilities at the Two Counties police investigation centre secured with high security cell locks supplied by Pickersgill-Kaye
Custodial locks for Garda station in Dublin
29 May, 2013
Police in Ireland's city of Dublin are now using custodial locks and cell door hatches in Garda station cells to improve security
Irish Garda upgrade custody suites with new locks and hatches
03 April, 2013
Custodial facilities of the Irish police upgraded to provide improved safety and security using locks and hatches from Pickersgill-Kaye
Custodial cell locks with no ligature attachment points
08 March, 2013
Irish custodial suites are being fitted with cell locks and hatches from Pickersgill-Kaye designed to increase safety towards prisoners vulnerable to suicide risk
High security locks on show at the Security and Policing Exhibition
12 February, 2013
Pickergill-Kaye is displaying its range of high security and custodial locking products at the UK's security and policing exhibition taking place in Farnborough
UK lock manufacturer maintains export trade in 2012
30 January, 2013
A manufacturer of high security locking systems is able to maintain its position as a UK employer with continued export trade turnover for its products during continued economic downturn
Jail Locks On Show At Custody Officers' Seminar
23 August, 2012
Pickergill-Kaye is demonstrating its range of high security custodial locking systems at a seminar for custody officers in September
West Yorkshire Police Update Security Suite With High Security Locks
16 April, 2012
Pickersgill-Kaye has supplied custodial cell locking systems as part of a major upgrade to police custodial suites in Pudsey
Custodial Locks On Show At Home Office Event
25 January, 2012
The Security and Policing Exhibition taking part in the UK will feature the range of high security and custodial locks produced by Pickersgill-Kaye
Cell Locks Feature At Policing Exhibition
04 January, 2012
Pickersgill-Kaye is attending the Security and Policing Exhibition in Farnborough at the end of January with the company's custodial lock products
Prison Lock Contract Won For Middle East Customer
28 November, 2011
Pickersgill-Kaye will provide class 1 cell locks for a customer in the Middle East region for use in a prison environment
Single Packaged Custom Locks Now Available
14 November, 2011
Pickersgill-Kay has come up with the Lock-in-a-box concept for supplying custom locks through a simplified ordering and delivery process
Emergency Escape Devices Gain BS EN Rating
22 August, 2011
UK based high security locking system manufacturer gains BS EN rating for its range of emergency escape devices
Multi-point Locking Systems Now Sold Directly
20 May, 2011
High security locking system manufacturer Pickersgill-Kaye is going direct to market with it's range of multi-point locking systems
Collaborative Approach Required For Perimeter Protection To Deter Terrorism
23 August, 2010
The Protection of critical national infrastructure sites in the UK requires a more collaborative approach towards perimeter security to prevent terrorists from taking advantage of such sites, according to high security lock manufacturer, Pickersgill-Kaye
Pickersgill-Kaye Targets Export High Security Lock Market
26 February, 2010
Lock manufacturer embarks on global sales drive in high security locking systems and rail network market in light of burgeoning markets in areas such as Russia
High security vehicle locks for military and civilian use
29 May, 2009
Pickersgill-Kaye armoured vehicle locks provide highly secure protection with operability across very wide temperature range
Investment strengthens Pickersgill-KayeÃÂÃâ€ÂÃâ€Âs growth
27 April, 2009
Pickersgill-Kaye reflects on the successes of 2008 and looks at the current year with similar optimism
Slide bar gate lock available from Pickersgill-Kaye
05 March, 2009
High security lock meeting prison cell standards now available for improving perimeter security at critical installations using slide bar gate lock
Lock maintenance contract for North East England prisons
04 December, 2008
Cleveland police appoint Pickersgill-Kaye to manage the maintenance of its locks in detention suites throughout the police district
High security locks for Malaysian police
04 November, 2008
Cell doors in Malaysian police stations to be equipped with high security, heavy duty custodial door locks from Pickersgill-Kaye
Security locks on display at Scottish police exhibition
20 August, 2008
Class 1 Cell Lock from Pickersgill-Kaye to be exhibited at Police and Public Service Suppliers exhibition in the Scottish city of Glasgow
Senior Ministers visit Pickersgill-Kaye factory
08 August, 2008
Yorkshire businesses gained a financial boost from the UK government this week as announced during a visit by senior Government ministers to Pickersgill-Kaye’s factory
High security lock supplier invests in new technology
05 August, 2008
Technology and capacity improvements planned at Pickersgill-Kaye as over ã300,000 is invested in equipment for its high security and railway locking system manufacturing line
Sales boost provides security for Leeds lock manufacturer
17 July, 2008
Custodial and railway industry lock manufacturer from the UK gains export orders in excess of one million pounds
Perimeter gate locks based on high security cell locks.
18 April, 2008
Industrial users can now benefit from the high levels of custodial suite security for their perimeter fences and gates with the release of a high technology gate lock from Pickersgill-Kaye.
Prison safety a priority for cell door hatches.
28 March, 2008
Midlands police custody suite takes delivery of cell door hatches from Pickersgill-Kaye designed to offer safer facilities for prisoners.
Electronic custodial locks on show at HOSDB exhibition.
20 February, 2008
Pickersgull-Kaye to showcase full range of custodial locks including the latest interactive cell locking Home Office exhibition in March.
High security custody lock monitoring.
30 July, 2007
Software component of latest high security lock for police cells allows reports to be generated for lock usage statistics to monitor prisoner visits and unauthorised entries.
Pickersgill-Kaye cell locks used in Cleveland custody suite.
24 April, 2007
State of the art detainee handling centre at Cleveland police headquarters fitted out with advanced high security prevention of terrorism suite equipped with Pickersgill-Kaye cell locks.