Belfast | Security | CCTV

Friends of ESS raise £3,000 for Hope House Charity

Belfast Security and Fire Safety company ESS, in association with friends and family has raised £3,000 for local charity ‘Hope House’, which provides free accommodation to cancer patients and carers at any…

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PSTN | Intruder Alarm | Openreach

What does PSTN mean for existing Security Systems?

Over the last 12 months; BT Openreach have been making plans that will result in the UK’s Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) being switched off by 2025. The project commenced in early…

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Security | Site | Belfast

Business security for the months ahead

Almost seven months have now passed since the UK and Ireland went into lockdown as a result of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Like many other businesses, we have evolved and streamlined our…

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Apprentice | Security

Apprenticeship programme key to ESS service delivery throughout COVID-19

ESS has been in business for 46 years. 2020 has been a year like no other for ESS, wider society and the local economy. In the midst of the ongoing global pandemic, the Belfast…

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How can modern security evolve to beat crime?

Latest PSNI crime statistics (from March 2020) show an increase of 7.7% in recorded offences when compared with the same period for the previous 12 months, continuing the overall increase seen during…

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Business | Security | Belfast

Can CCTV be used in court cases concerning my home or business?

CCTV is now a mainstay of public life. When we drive in our cars, walk to the shops or enter most public buildings, there’s a high possibility that we are being watched through the…

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Security | Belfast

Why use an accredited security installer for your home or business in 2019?

Security systems including burglar alarms, fire alarms and CCTV solutions are now widely available from a variety of businesses, both online and on the high street. These items can vary widely in…

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Robbery of business properties up by 15% in Northern Ireland

Latest PSNI Crime figures (as published on 25th October) show a significant increase in robberies of business properties as recorded over the last 12 months (from 1st October 2017 to 30th September…

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ESS | Security | Belfast | Alarm | CCTV


Following the recent announcement of the landmark Gas To The West security solutions contract, ESS provides further insight into upcoming work and plans for development. With work set to commence in November, preparations are…

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Burglars tend to avoid homes with security systems. About 60% of convicted burglars stated the presence of a security system influenced their decision to target another home.   Most burglaries take place…

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Crime | Belfast | Security | Northern Ireland

How safe is your home or business in Northern Ireland in 2018?

Recent figures compiled by the PSNI covering the last 12 months (March 2017-2018), using data extracted from the police administrative system shows that crime levels in Northern Ireland have increased by 0.7%…

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Security | Belfast | Fire | Safety

5 ESSential steps your business must take in relation to Fire Safety

Did you know that under Fire Safety Regulations (2010), failure as an employer to conduct Annual Fire Alarm maintenance could result in prosecution? Each year people die or are seriously injured as…

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Belfast | Security


Belfast based Electronic & Security Services Ltd. (ESS), which in 2018 celebrates its 44th year anniversary has been awarded accreditation against the Investors in People Standard, demonstrating its commitment to high performance…

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Announcing the launch of our new website

ESS are happy to announce the launch of our new website.

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New project – Finnebrogue FBR

Following on from our successful delivery of systems at Down Business Park, ESS have been awarded the contract to provide security and life safety systems at the redevelopment of Finnebrogue’s original site…

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ESS secures new project for WiggleCRC

ESS have been appointed to provide life safety and security systems at WiggleCRC’s new facility in Mallusk. We look forward to working with Stothers M&E to deliver another first class project.

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