2023 Best Pedestrian Entrance Control

Automatic Systems FirstLane PLUS outdoor optical barrier turnstile speed gate is the proud winner of the 2023 “ASTORS” Platinum Homeland Security Award. 

New York City, ISC East, Nov. 17th, 2023 — Automatic Systems announced it is the recipient of a 2023 BEST PEDESTRIAN ACCESS CONTROL ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award from American Security Today for their FirstLane speed gate turnstile.

American Security Today’s Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards is the preeminent U.S. Homeland Security Awards Program, and today in its eighth Year, continues to recognize industry leaders of Physical and Border Security, Cybersecurity, Emergency Preparedness – Management and Response, Law Enforcement, First Responders, as well as federal, state and municipal government agencies in the acknowledgment of their outstanding efforts to Keep our Nation Secure.

The Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program is specifically designed to honor distinguished government and vendor solutions that deliver enhanced value, benefit, and intelligence to end-users in a variety of government, homeland security, enterprise, and public safety vertical markets.

“‘ASTORS’ nominations are evaluated on their technical innovation, interoperability, specific impact within the category, overall impact to the industry, relatability to other industry technologies, and application feasibility outside of the industry,” according to Tammy Waitt, co-founder and editorial director of American Security Today.

Automatic Systems’ FirstLane PLUS speed gate offers an intuitive user experience thanks to its’ interactive led pictograms. The IP44 rating and integrated heaters means this  speed gate can be placed in a covered outdoor environment.

Automatic Systems has been designing and manufacturing pedestrian and vehicle entry control equipment for over 50 years.