Security In Any Storm

Security you can rely on when it matters

The Right Direction

Our project teams can set you on the right direction but leave you room to set your own security roadmap

We Scrutinise, Interpret & Analyse Data

Keeping you informed & protected every step of the way

We Harness Risk To Your Business

Allowing your reputation to keep climbing

We've Been Around Since 1972

Pointer have matured into a specialist security solutions provider with real heritage and history

You're Not Looking For An Off-The-Peg Number

You require a tailor-made solution which will fit your business needs

We're Connected

Pointer are specialists in providing Cyber & Physical security, Networked & Integrated Systems

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Our security senses are trained to be smarter & sharper than average. So will your system.

Eagle Eyed

Our systems see the bigger picture, down to the smallest detail.

Our Heritage

Pointer are a family business. We have been under the ownership of the Rowan family for 45 years, having been founded in 1972, in Glasgow. Over the years, the company has gone from strength-to-strength, but has never lost sight of the values which lie at the very heart of our business. You can read more about our values here.

A Potted History of Pointer

1972 –   Company started trading in Glasgow, Scotland

1973 –  NACOSS (now NSI) recognition & certification

1978 –   First group of Apprentices employed (see ‘Our Future – Apprentices’ page here)

1992 –  ISO9001 standard attained for our Quality management systems (read more about our accreditation here)

1995 –  Branch office established in England

1996 –  Investors in People accreditation

1999 –  UK Major Projects Division created

2001 –  Pointer Asia established

2004 –  Fire Division created (find out more about Pointer Fire here).

2007 –  ISO14001 accredited for our Environmental & Sustainability systems (read more about our accreditation here)

2007  –  Learning & Development Centre opened

2008 –  Cisco Certified ATP Physical Security

2010 –  OHSAS 18001 accredited for our Health & Safety management systems (read more about our accreditation here)

2012 –  Largest ever single-site contract awarded (for a new-build prison in Scotland – read more about our expertise in the prisons & custodial sector here)

2015  – Certified to ISO27001 for our Information Security systems (read more about our accreditation here)

2017 – 100% Scores across the board in our Achilles UVDB Verify audit (read more about our accreditation here)

2017 – Company re-branding and new website launched