A STATEMENT FROM REED EXHIBITIONS – ORGANIZERS OF ISC WEST NORWALK, CT – March 6, 2020 – We at ISC West want to express our concern for everyone impacted by the COVID-19 coronavirus.  Based on our close monitoring of ongoing developments with the virus, recent reports from public health officials and extensive consultation with our…

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MetalFab Top Job Awards, Gold and Bronze

As shown to the left, Compass Ironworks won two National Ornamental and Miscellaneous Metals Association’s (NOMMA) Metal Fab-2020 Top Job Awards at the Salt Lake City, UT Show on March 4 – 6, 2020. We were awarded a Gold and a Bronze award in the Top Job competition. The Top Job competition is an event…

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ASLA New Jersey   Compass Iron works participated in the NJASLA 2020 Conference in Atlantic City, NJ this past month. The conference highlights the most current leadership in the landscape architect community. Compass Iron works showcased the latest trend in iron work, and the use of abstract material to achieve the same aesthetics to driveway…

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Bullistic Barriers is launching its phenomenal Bullet Resistant Fence nationally at the AFA FENCETECH 2020 in Salt Lake City, UT – March 4 – 6, 2020. FENCETECH® is the largest trade show in our industry with about 7,000 attendees and 300 exhibitors as they continue to partner with the National Ornamental and Miscellaneous Metals Association’s…

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We participated in the ISC East Show last week in NYC, showing our brand new, patent pending bullet resistant fence. This cutting edge product received awesome feedback from security professionals seeking a better protection from mass shootings. This bullet resistant fence represented 6 rounds of testing over the past 6 months. We had tested a…

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When clients ask for privacy for their property, they are asking for the security an Iron fence brings, allowing them to function privately with comfort. But for some properties, the needs of bullet resistance for protection from mass shootings and attacks, and crash resistance for protection against terror attacks facilitated with trucks are considered. This…

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A successful PA executive bought a highly desired estate at auction. The prior owners had made preparations for a driveway gate and had even run conduits for the gate openers. The estate gate design was collaborated between client and wife. Through dialogue with us here at compass, they decided to proceed with solid aircraft grade…

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A Philadelphia Mainline Architect was designing a renovation and addition for a classic property. As part of the property upgrade, the client wanted a front gate that emphasized the character of the property and provided privacy and controlled access. As part of the package, they wanted a custom driveway gate design with the automatic gate…

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A successful and entrepreneurial couple were having issues with unwanted motorists traveling through their historically significant property. They desired automated driveway gates to improve the safety on their own property. One challenge was how to have it blend or tie into the historical stone wall and pillars that were at the front of the property.…

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This client husband and wife have a beautiful property in Saddle River, NJ. The property had no perimeter security and had an old Iron Gate. They wanted scrutiny to protect their lush landscape from foraging predators. And also a secure barrier for peace of mind from thieves and burglars. They desired a hand-crafted type of…

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