Selex wins role as perimeter guardian of Glasgow Games
THE Organising Committee for the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games has appointed Selex ES as its Official Protective Perimeter Security Provider. It will see Selex ES, a Finmeccanica company, provide a range of measures to secure Games venues, including the Athletes Village.
The programme will consist of fencing, CCTV and security lighting as well as security management systems. The design phase will begin immediately and installations will be completed by July.
Selex ES is a company with a 17,700 strong workforce, 2000 of whom are based in Scotland, and it has a supply base that includes 120 Scottish suppliers.
Fabrizio Giulianini, CEO of Selex ES said: “For years, we have been bringing together innovative UK companies to deliver integ rated and t echnologically advanced solutions.
“Providing major event perimeter security for this iconic event in Scotland’s sporting history will continue that tradition.”
IN SAFE HANDS: Security will be a priority for the 2014 Games