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Access Control Systems for Automated Gates

Long Range Reader

  • Reads window buttons on vehicles up to 10m
  • Can be installed out of reach of vandals
  • Operates reliably under harsh environmental conditions
  • Well defined adjustable read range
  • Multi-channel frequency offset
  • Variety of integrated interfaces
  • Weather proof protected housing

ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition) System

  • Reads vehicle number plates up to 6m
  • All in one system – camera, analyser, IR illuminator
  • Number plates programmed into a data base in security office
  • Easy user configuration
  • Day/night cameras available

GSM Dial to Open Controller

  • Can be set up to open all systems via mobile phone
  • Up to 200 authorized numbers can be programmed
  • Easy user configuration
  • No cost to user
  • No need for remote controls


  • Anti-vandalism stand alone keypad
  • Strong case made from anodised aluminium
  • Anti-tamper microswitch
  • Electronic circuit fully potted IP67 waterproof

Keypad / Intercom

  • Integrated digital keypad and hands-free intercom
  • Speak to visitors before granting access or authorised visitors use pin code
  • Weather resistant IP56 potted electronics
  • Made from robust polycarbonate materials

Exit Loop

  • Recessed in the driveway inside the entrance
  • When vehicle rolls over it gate/barrier opens to allow vehicle exit
  • A Long Range Reader System
  • Barrier plus ANPR at Bus Eireann Galway
  • Barrier plus Long Range Reader at OLM

Safety Units

Safety Loop

  • Used to prevent a gate/barrier from closing on a vehicle
  • Two loops can be wired to one detector
  • Loops are placed in front and behind the gate/barrier
Safety Sensors
  • Small size infrared safety photocells
  • Mounted externally and internally.
  • Gate/barrier stops closing when vehicle positioned between beams
  • Anti-vandalism casing
  • Range 10m
  • 90° orientable optic

Safety Edges

  • No touch safety device
  • Prevents direct contact with a moving gate leaf
  • Photo beams stop a gate leaf physically touching an obstacle preventing injury or damage

Why Have an Automatic Gate?

Automated gates not only give your home added security and peace of mind. They also ensure young children are unable to accidently leave your property. Professionally fitted automatic gates will add value to any property.

Why Choose Gate Automation Systems (Irl)?

Fitting your own automatic gate may seem like the cheaper option, but will cost you more in the long run. Poorly fitted automatic gates are more likely to break cause accidents or damaging the equipment beyond repair.

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