A win win solution for public toilets

Turnstar offers a pay for entry solution which has proven to be very popular with shopping centre and filling station management. Public toilets are often open to vandalism and theft. The owner of the facility would then have to foot the bill for the repairs  and running costs. The average patron would have a dirty […]

Mass access control for world’s largest coal fire power station

With completion scheduled for 2018, Kusile Power Station is expected to become one of the worlds largest coal fired power plants. Kusile is part of a multi-billion Rand expansion by Eskom to increase power supply to the energy hungry South African economy.  The power station will be the first of its kind in South Africa […]

Cutting edge design for the Animation School

Since 2000, the Animation School in Cape Town has been at the forefront of design. When it came to the renovation of it’s property in Cape Town, the design of the building was key. Leon Saven Design was chosen for the interior design and Turnstar was chosen to secure the school with a TRITON octagonal […]

Awesome installation at Anglo American

Recently we were fortunate enough to work with Anglo American when they redesigned the access control points to their newly renovated head office in the Johannesburg CBD. 4 SPEEDSTILE EXPRESS double lanes were installed, together with 2 frameless 180° SPECIAL NEEDS GATES. Anglo has been a long standing customer having purchased their first turnstile from […]

Curved glass turnstiles for MTN Data Centre

Turnstar recently supplied the new MTN state-of-the-art data centre in Morningside with a truly elegant & secure solution! Two TRITON full height curved glass turnstiles were installed and the customer was delighted with the result.

Hello Virgin Active Milpark!

I was in the Milpark area on Nelson Mandela’s birthday and popped into the new Virgin Active Milpark club. Virgin Active has been a long standing customer of Turnstar’s and over 150 turnstiles have been installed at the 100 clubs country wide. Virgin Active requires heavy duty turnstiles which can handle thousands of transactions per […]

Turnstiles still turning at Liberty Life

I was recently at Liberty Life’s head office in Braamfontein and I saw an old Turnstar installation. 8 STREAMLINE turnstiles and 4 SPECIAL NEEDS GATES were installed at the main reception and over 5 000 employees use those turnstiles daily. The turnstiles were installed approximately 9 years ago, way back in 2003 and are still […]

New products launched at IFSEC 2012

We recently exhibited at IFSEC 2012 which took place from 19-21 June. IFSEC is the largest & leading government security, commercial security and fire exhibition in Africa. The exhibition was a great success! A number of new products were showcased and customers were able to ‘kick the tires’ of the new ATLAS automatic revolving door, […]

Turnstiles for the construction of the Olympic Park – London

The 2012 London Olympics are almost here and I thought it would be a good idea to mention the part that Turnstar played in the construction of the Olympic Park! Over 50 TITAN 3/4 height turnstiles were installed in portable containers and positioned around the construction site as a temporary access control solution. Take a […]

Turnstar’s participation in the Tanzania Building Expo a great success

The Tanzania Building Expo was held from 20 to 22 May 2012. Exhibitors from over 30 countries participated and it was considered a huge success. Tanzania has become a high risk country with regard to potential terror attacks due to a spill over of Al-Shabaab terrorists from East Africa. With this increased awareness, Tanzania is […]

Eland Platinum chooses Turnstar for major expansion program

We would like to give a big thank you to Grant and his team at Trencon Construction for all the assistance they gave us during the turnstile installation – It was a pleasure dealing with Trencon! 45 TRIUMPH 4 full height single turnstiles were installed at various entrances to the new Eland Platinum mine in […]

The launch of the SPEEDGATE MOTION

We at Turnstar are constantly innovating and launching new products. Products that are reliable, durable and that look great. That’s why we are so excited about the launch of the SPEEDGATE MOTION. The SPEEDGATE MOTION combines aesthetics and security all in one expertly crafted product. The SPEEDGATE MOTION is manufactured from 304 grade brushed stainless […]

STREAMLINE turnstiles for Stanlib Head Office

Turnstar recently supplied two STREAMLINE waist height turnstiles and a 180° frameless SPECIAL NEEDS GATE  for Stanlib’s new head office in Melrose Boulevard at the trendy Melrose Arch office park. Stanlib manages over R365 billion in assets and we were pleased to be able to offer a stylish solution that looks great.

Pleasure dealing with the storage and shelving kings!

It was an absolute pleasure dealing with Phillip of Storequip when it came to the installation of a new high security TRIBUNE single reader turnstile and the moving of an existing turnstile to a new position. Storequip is part of the KK Engineering & Towers group which was established in 1968. We look forward to […]