Lancing College is a boarding and day school for 550 boys and girls aged 13–18, set high on the South Downs. The whole campus runs to 550 acres with magnificent playing fields. The estate also includes a 70-acre farm run as a business by students.
“We are extremely pleased with the security service carried out by Avantguard across our 3 sites. The officers are polite and efficient Their smart reporting system means we are kept informed about possible areas of risk, actual security alerts as well as multiple buildings and premises checks” - Sam Woodger, Lancing College - 28 February 2017
Macro 4 are a global software company supplying business software since 1968 to an impressive list of customers including B&Q, British Airways, Canon and Tesco.
"Macro 4 chose AvantGuard as their security provider 18 months ago and have been extremely happy with all aspects of service from them. Due to the remote location of Macro 4's premises it was important that we engaged with a company who could provide the relevant security for the location and types of building.
We have been impressed with the levels of professionalism shown by all staff and hope to continue working with them for many years. I would not have a problem recommending AvantGuard's services or acting as a reference for them." - Andy Jones, Macro 4 - 14 December 2015
Thomas Eggar LLP provide a full range of legal services for commercial organisations and also private client and family legal services, priding themselves on an approach which is creative and unstuffy.
"We enjoy working with Avantguard and they provide a good quality security service. They take care of our in house security, as well as night time security patrols at the weekend without any issues.
They handled the TUPE process really well, when we switched over to them, and we are confident that holiday and sickness periods are covered by trained and friendly officers. I have no hesitation recommending Avantguard." - Andrew Mash, Thomas Eggar LLP - 19 October 2015
Established in the 1970s, Barfoots of Botley are a global family run business who specialise in growing, packing and marketing a range of semi-exotic produce.
They offer exceptional quality, winning awards such as “British Vegetable Grower of the Year” and “Most Environmentally Friendly Farm in Hampshire”.
"I must say how refreshing it is to work with a professional supplier. Engaged, responsive and positive. This extends beyond purely security related
suppliers" - David Cooper, Barfoots - 23 Jan 2015
Based in Worthing, West Sussex, WADARS is a leading animal rescue charity and has been providing protection of animals of all kinds in need of care and attention since 1969.
"Avantguard have been extremely helpful and were fast to respond to some serious security issues we were facing. The team are very understanding and knowledgeable with the sort of reporting stucture that always keeps me informed. If you are looking for a great security service I recommend you talk to Avantguard." - Julie Toben, WADARS - 14 Jul 2014
Field Lane has put people before profit since 1841 with care and support services which are provided for people who are frail or have a learning disability or need some additional support to meet their hopes and aspirations.
"I would like to thank you and your colleagues for the excellent service we received from you whilst providing security cover for The Priory. We always felt you were very understanding of our requirements and needs and going the extra mile when the situation needed it." - Charlie Mara, The Field Lane Foundation - 24 Mar 2014
Wiley began in 1807 when Charles Wiley opened a small printing shop in lower Manhattan. Since then it has grown into a global company specialising in Global Research, Professional Development and Global Education. Wiley publish textbooks and educational material in English, German and Chinese and translate into many other languages.
"With Avantguard we've been using GuardTools for almost a year and wonder how we ever managed without it!" - Simon Dale, John Wiley & Sons Ltd - 28 Jan 2014
Geoffrey Osborne Ltd is a family owned construction company.
One of the leading construction businesses in the UK, they are focused on creating stuctures and spaces that provide people with an environment to thrive in.
"I would like to take this opportunity to thank Avantguard for a job very well done. The New Shoreham Ferry Bridge was a high profile construction and
demolition project, and we were extremely pleased with the flexibility of your approach, and the way you worked with the Osborne team. I was particularly impressed with your enthusiasm and interest
in the project and will definitely be back in touch with Avantguard when the need arises." - Mike McLaughlin, Geoffrey Osborne Ltd - Nov
Shoreham Vehicle Auctions is an independent company which has been trading for over 50 years and focuses on the strong demand for an independent vehicle auction house with the ability to challenge the major players by delivering exceptional standards and attention to detail.
"I would highly recommend Avantguard who to date have delivered on every promise" - Alan Agate, Shoreham Vehicle Auctions - 11 Jan 2013
Improbiz is the trading name of Business Improvement Ltd. The company was started by Alan Edmonds in August 2008 with the aim of providing organisations, their leaders and teams help with situation analysis, advice, coaching, training and development support.
"Tony and the rest of the management team have worked hard to ensure that the staff feel valued and that management and staff behaviours deliver the vision and service levels expected. I would have no hesitation in recommending Tony and Avantguard to others." - Alan Edmonds, Improbiz - 06 Mar 2012
The Lock Centre Security has been providing all types of security for Governmental, Commercial and Domestic customers since 1985. With humble beginnings providing locks and locksmith services they have since idenfied and filled a gap in service provision, providing unbiased designs for electronic security systems to meet the changing requirements of their customers.
"I would recommend Avantguard to any house holder or business owner. I look forward to working along side Tony on many future projects." - Sean Maginnis, The Lock Centre - 06 Mar 2012
As an experienced and focused systems intergrator, Arun Control Systems aims to provide it's clients with a superior, comprehensive and fully tailored service.
"Extremely helpful and quick to respond, Avantguard resolved my problems to complete satisfaction. Wouldn't hesitate in recommending them to other interested parties." - Steve Harris, Arun Control Systems - 10 Oct 2010