26 Feburuary 2011
February marked a significant milestone in Samoa’s education system, with the opening of the new headquarters of the Ministry of Education, Sports and Culture in Malifa, Samoa.
With investment from around Asia and the Pacific, and 19 months of construction, this key building will house several divisions and specialists in the ministry.
Allegion was a key supplier to this landmark project, supplying internal and external door hardware and locks.
Key products to the project were the Legge 990 mortice lock, LCN door closers and Briton door closers.
LEGGE 990 Mortice Lock
The New Zealand made LEGGE 990MF Series of mortice locks and latches have been designed specifically to meet the requirements of the Australasian market. With a range of lock functions, the 990MF Series has the right function to meet specific needs for commercial, industrial, institutional and government buildings, where durability and security are of major importance.
LCN 1460 Door Closer
The LCN 1460 series is a non-handed surface mounted closer. A wide choice of options, mounting accessories and ease of installation offer maximum versatility. The LCN 1460 series has been designed to be used on metal or timber swinging commercial interior/exterior doors and is ideally suited for hospitals, nursing homes, hostels, shopping centres, commercial buildings, hotels, educational and institutional applications.
Briton 222 Door Closer
The Briton 222 series is a non-handed, economical unit designed to be used on commercial interior/exterior wooden and metal doors i.e. high usage corridor, office, entrance and stairwell doors. The closer is an adjustable 2-5 strength closer to suit the most popular range of door sizes. Door closing is hydraulically controlled, with adjustable backcheck and regulators to give the desired closing speed. The 220 has a precision rack and pinion mechanism, and is easily mounted to the surface of the door or the top jamb.