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IGEN 2 1170x1655 - i gen - Total Control

i gen – Total Control

Available June 2019  
SAFEJEROL 1170x1170 - Jerol - Now with larger flush door & new cable entry slot
The Crash friendly roadside solution – just got better! Jerol sign and signal posts are extremely durable, a great electrical insulator, weather and UV-resistant, plus boast a service life estimated to exceed 60 years! The new door allows better access to cut out, isolator and regulator. If you would like more information to see how
BOLLARDST 1170x389 - Bollards To Cancer!

Bollards To Cancer!

Mallatite are proud to be funding in aid of Marie Curie. We would like you to join us in saying ‘Bollards! To Cancer’. For every bollard we sell beginning 1st March 2019, we will be donating a percentage of our bollard sales to go towards Marie Curie. This is to help them provide care and
COLAS 2 USE PIC 1  1170x678 - Colas Group Signage

Colas Group Signage

Mallatite were recently appointed by Colas UK to manufacture and install new signage at their office based in Rowley Regis, West Midlands. You can view the images and read more by clicking below. >> Click here to find out more <<    
EXPOSCOTLAND 1170x878 - Traffex RoadExpo Scotland from 31st October to the 1st November 2018
Mallatite will proudly be attending the Traffex RoadExpo Scotland from 31st October to the 1st November. You can find us on stand F27 at the Royal Highland Centre, Edinburgh, Scotland. Our expert’s will be on hand to offer information and to discuss any lighting or traffic solutions to suit your requirements. Traffex gives you the
primary bollards

What are primary bollards?

The primary bollard is a School Zone bollard that can be used in a multiple of ways and can be used to display all types of signs or messages in the school and in the surrounds of the premises. These bollards are designed to look like traditional pencil crayons.
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Signalling School Safety

As the school holiday period is upon us, we are gearing up for a busy few weeks supplying our Twin Amber Flashing Light Unit (TAFLU). In the busiest time for road safety projects at schools, orders have already been coming through on a daily basis throughout July, with this set to increase as schemes get
image 1 1 1170x630 - Boosting Charging Infrastructure
The government’s new ‘Road to Zero’ policy launched in July is a positive move towards implementing charging infrastructure on a large scale and we have the ideal solution to help councils and local authorities meet the measures set out in the new strategy with our EV Charging Column.
max speed 20mph

How 20mph Speed Limits Help

There are many young people outside schools daily at the start and finish times. Where 20mph speed limits outside schools exist.
Jerol Traffic Sign

Who and What are Jerol

With close to 30 years’ experience in technical plastics, Rolf Jernström founded Jerol Industri AB in 1999. Today, Jerol is at the forefront of the production and development of composite utility poles through our successful pairing of Swedish concern for safety and technological development. Environmental responsibility and individual safety are the common threads throughout our
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The Benefits of Delineation

Edge and centre delineation treatments help drivers keep aligned with the road, and provide information about conditions ahead. Delineation treatments are extremely helpful when visibility is poor (for example, due to fog, rain or darkness) or on tight bends.
traffic bollards

When were Bollards first used?

Starting in the early 17th century, old cannons no longer useful as weapons would often be utilized and then used as bollards for aiding ships to moor alongside quaysides. They would bury the cannon in the ground muzzle-first, approximately up to two-thirds of their length which would leave the rear end (breach) protruding above the
history of mallatite

History of Mallatite

Mallatite Plastics was formed in 1982 as a small plastic coating business and was acquired as a going concern by John Bowden in the mid-eighties. The business focus turned to the lighting columns and signposts in the late eighties, pioneering innovative products and new  coatings which were becoming available. Alliances developed with Dupont who were offering
World Highways Erskine Bridge 1170x878 - Brighter nights for Erskine Bridge

Brighter nights for Erskine Bridge

Mallatite has supplied aluminium lighting columns and LED road lanterns as part of the Erskine Bridge Lighting and Electrical Refurbishment Project for Transport Scotland. The project has enhanced night-time driving visibility and reduced energy consumption by up to 80% through the use of dimming. The A898 Erskine Bridge is a 15-span cable-stayed box girder bridge
Replacing Obsolete Signs - Replacing Obsolete Road Traffic Signs
The Association of Road Traffic Safety and Management (ARTSM), have published their most recent guidance document, Sign Savings – Replacing Obsolete Road Traffic Signs. The document, available for download, explains that the statutory “savings” period for many signs revoked by the 1994 Traffic Signs Regulations has now expired. This means that it is no longer
dave franklin charity bike ride 3 1170x658 - Dave Franklin completes largest cycling event for The Christie Charity
Dave Franklin, Project Manager and also a key member of our TransCalm design team, recently took part in a charity cycling event for The Christie Charity, cycling from Manchester to Blackpool. The event is attended by over 6000 cyclists each year and this year saw another great turnout. This was Dave’s first time participating in