Balancing Safety and Access at The University Of Waikato
With around 1,500 staff and 12,000 students coming and going most days, The University of Waikato is a busy, bustling place. with so many people, high-tech equipment and computers, and the need for constant access to buildings, the campus has very specific security needs.
That’s where Select Alarms comes in. They have been providing alarms, CCTV and access services to the University for more than 20 years. Working with the University for so long means that Select has in-depth knowledge of the campus, and strong relationships with staff.
Long time Security Manager Ray Hayward explains: “Select is a very important partner for the Security Division in meeting our objectives. Their campus knowledge is an asset to our operations and project planning.”
Safety and Security
Like any university or school, the University of Waikato needs to balance staff and student access with security for equipment and computers, and the risks of vandalism or burglary. Select Alarms provides full electronic services for the campus, including burglar alarms, access control to a range of buildings, and CCTV requirements.
The Select team doesn’t just install equipment then leave the University to it. They’ve built a strong relationship with the University over the years, and they’re happy to listen to concerns, find solutions, and fix problems promptly. Ray Hayward says that they really value the services Select provides.
Ray Hayward says that they really value the services Select provides.