We are proud to announce that our latest hardware development, Hexalok™, a six-point multi-point door locking system for sliding patio doors, has been named as a finalist in the 2024 GGP Installer Awards in the Best Technical Innovation category.
Hexalok™ is the result of extensive research and development aimed at delivering a security solution that truly stands out in today’s market. The multi point door lock boasts a centre hook and five additional mushroom cams providing extra secure locking and to prevent lifting of the sliding doors.
Hexalok™ was designed with installers in mind and has many features to support the installation process. The lock is supplied with both standard cams and security cams along with 2mm spacers for increased cam height, also has a central alignment mark on both the faceplate and keep allow for ease of installation. The lock, designed and tested in-house, has been subjected to the full testing capabilities of Titon’s ‘Area 24’ in-house window and door testing facility. It has been salt-spray tested to 480 hours BS EN 1670 (Grade 5) and achieved 100,000 handle lift operations and 50,000 locking operations.
Robin Gardiner, Head of Product Development for Window & Door Hardware at Titon, expressed his pride for the award shortlisting and said, “Hexalok™ is the result of our team’s continual hard work and innovation in designing products to meet customers’ needs. We’re proud to say that Hexalok™ combines robust and reliable components with a cost-effective approach, making advanced security an affordable option.”
The GGP Installer Awards aim to recognise the important contributions of our industry’s installers and installer-focussed services. Winners of GGP’s 2024 awards are due to be announced on 14 March 2024, at the Midland Hotel in Manchester.