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Praesidiad completes acquisition for full ownership of Guardiar South Africa Pty Ltd

August 15th 2019

Paarl, South Africa, August 15, 2019, Guardiar, one of the global leaders of perimeter security products and solutions, part of the PRÆSIDIAD group, announced the acquisition of the remaining 26% stake in Guardiar South Africa Pty Ltd.

Dino Koutrouki Appointed Praesidiad Chief Executive Officer

April 17th 2019

London, UK. Praesidiad, a global provider of integrated perimeter security systems and solutions, today announces the appointment of Dino Koutrouki as Chief Executive Officer of the Group. He will take up his responsibilities as of 1st May 2019.

Betafence secures shares to control all of Yapı Sanayi ve Ticaret Anonim Şirketi, Turkey

June 6th 2018

London, UK. On June 6th, Betafence, global leader of industrial mesh production and fencing products, a part of the PRÆSIDIAD group, announced the acquisition of the remaining 40% of Betafence Yapı Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. in Turkey.

Andrew Stevens Appointed Praesidiad Chairman

February 26th 2018

London, UK. Praesidiad, a global provider of integrated perimeter security systems and solutions, today announces the appointment of Andrew Stevens, as Non-Executive Chairman of the Company and Board of Directors. He will take up his responsibilities with immediate effect.

The Carlyle Group enters into exclusive negotiations to acquire Præsidiad from CVC Fund VI

www.hesco.com | July 18th 2017

Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ:CG), today announced that, following a binding offer, Carlyle has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Præsidiad from CVC Fund VI.

Cedar Rapids business narrowly escapes flood, credits Hesco barriers

www.hesco.com | Sept 29th 2016


CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) - A Cedar Rapids business credits a hesco barrier wall for narrowly avoiding flood water this week. Flood water built up inside a few Newbo area businesses on one side of a Hesco barrier wall, while keeping the majority of Newbo dry.

TerraBlock® M50P1

www.betafence.com | May 27th 2016


Independently tested to ASTM F2656-07, TerraBlock® carries an M50P1 certification, meaning it stops a 6800kg (15000 lb.) vehicle travelling at 80 km/h (50 mph) within 1m of the fence line. TerraBlock® is included in the US Department of Defense list as the only sand- filled barrier with fence in the Passive Inertial barrier category.