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Crime prevention, health and safety for forecourts, depots and refineries

  • Metro Security’s – versatile, innovative and multiskilled engineers and consultants can provide a wide range of systems and services for the Forecourt and fuel depots.
  • Intruder alarms – to protect and secure buildings from intruders.
  • Advanced CCTV – providing AI enhancements for remote perimeter breach warnings, ANPR with DVLA lookup, VOI logging, smoke and fire detection, just to name a few.
  • Integration – Data links to the fuel systems for unmanned forecourt monitoring and sudden fuel loss alarms.
  • Advanced access control – Providing limited access to only the areas people are authorised for.
  • Fire detection and suppression systems not all damages may be from criminal activity.
  • Visual verification – remote guarding, informing our in house 24/7 security operations centre using remote triggers, which include video AI
  • Technology support – Metro’s own 24/7 Monitoring and technical control room.
  • Bispoke system and integration designs – our systems can be designed and built to your exact requirements.

Forecourt and Fuel Depot Case Study

“Reduce drive off’s and protect your fuel source from criminal activity while protecting staff and customers health and safety”

How We Work

  • Security design and consulting with 40+ years’ experience within the security industry.
  • Project management from start to finish.
  • Using our in-house development team to lease with 3rd party providers for a complete integrated solution.
  • Design to maximise coverage using less equipment for a cost-effective solution.

The Technology

  • Metros multi-award-winning M.A.R.S is the base line for all advanced technology around CCTV and system integration.
  • ANPR with DVLA lookup is a key solution to all forecourts for reduction in drive offs.
  • AI and object detection will protect your fence line and protect your key areas, while linked to our 24/7 Control room and using the latest active deterrent technology we are able to let intruders know that we are aware of their presence.
  • Hybrid intruder alarms, using a mix of wireless and wired detection, Linking zones to the CCTV for security guard monitoring.
  • Fire suppression and fire detection
  • Hybrid CCTV support old analogue as well as the latest in IP technology.
  • Integrations is always the key to a seamless system, while linking the CCTV platform into your fuel systems we can generate alerts for fuel requests, sudden fuel losses or even transactions that are taking longer then they should.
  • Thermal imaging can give early notifications of potential risk of fires and smoke detection
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“Implementing the correct design, technology and applying integration will always provide the most effective solution”

AI Coverage

Depot Camera AI

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