dormakaba UK & Ireland acquires 1st Access Group Ltd

dormakaba UK & Ireland acquires 1st Access Group Ltd

dormakaba UK & Ireland has acquired 1st Access Group Ltd, an award-winning company specialised in premise security and redesigning shopfronts including; Aluminium Shopfronts, Windows, Roller Shutter and Automatic Door requirements.

Paul Wright, Managing Director of dormakaba UK and Ireland Ltd, comments “We are delighted to welcome the team from 1st Access Group, and through the synergies of our businesses driving further sustainable growth and service excellence to meet our Customer expectations and needs.”

Vikki Lindop / Jason Loydon, Director of 1st Access Group Ltd, added, “The opportunity to join the dormakaba group provides an excellent opportunity to further enhance our offering and exceed our existing performance”


About dormakaba UK & Ireland

dormakaba UK & Ireland is a member of the dormakaba group. As an established group of companies, we bring together over 150 years of experience, operating in over 130 countries and inventing smart and secure access solutions with 16,000 employees and numerous partners worldwide.  No matter where you are, if you need innovative, reliable access and security solutions in hotels, airports, healthcare, education, leisure and shopping centres, dormakaba is your trusted solutions provider for all from a single source.

Our two central offices are located in Tiverton, Devon, where we assemble our mechanical cylinder ranges and in Hitchin, Hertfordshire. We aim at developing solutions that simplify life and enhance security for our customers and end-users.


About 1st Access Group Ltd

1st Access Group was established in 2006 by Vikki Lindop and Jason Loydon. Located in a converted-for-purpose site in Willenhall, supported by in-house manufacturing capability allows greater support for their customer base in aluminium shopfronts, windows, curtain walling, frameless glazing. 1st Access Group offers dedicated services within installation and maintenance of door solutions covering sectional and industrial doors, roller shutters, steel security doors and automatic doors.

This is a fantastic growth opportunity for dormakaba UK & Ireland and we look forward to working as a team to support 1st Access Group and working towards their successful integration over the coming months.