Archive for 2007

Posted by Jon Whiten on December 10, 2007 in Uncategorized

Health & Safety

D. G. Controls Ltd have recently taken the step to engage Peninsula Business Services to oversee the Health & Safety of the business. Health & Safety being such an important aspect of the day-to-day running of a business, it was felt that this could be well served by partnering with a company such as Peninsula. […]

Posted by Jon Whiten on November 22, 2007 in Uncategorized

MIH Traffic Lights and SBU Single Colour units

Following a recent study at D. G. Controls Ltd, the LED version of the MIH Traffic Light and the SBU Single Colour Unit has been upgraded by fitting a plain polished lens plate, in preference to the ribbed lens previously fitted. Given the application of the unit, and it’s directional characteristics, the new lens was […]

Posted by Jon Whiten on October 1, 2007 in Uncategorized

deegee No Longer Supplies RS

As of the end of August this year deegee ceased to supply RS Components Limited with our range of Warning Signals. This brought to an end a long-standing relationship that has benefited both parties. All products are available, and will continue to be available, directly from deegee and our network of authorised distributors. Further information […]

Posted by Jon Whiten on September 4, 2007 in Uncategorized

Multi-Function (MFE) LED Beacons

Multi-status indication from the same beacon is sometimes necessary due to restrictions on space.  deegee has long had in its portfolio the MFE multi-function beacon, an LED beacon which has 360º viewing.  A single MFE LED beacon can give 8 different warning signals, switchable externally.  Offering pulsed, wig-wag and chasing patterns, in several styles and […]

Posted by Jon Whiten on July 21, 2007 in Uncategorized

deegee is 40 Years old today!

Today (21st July 2007) sees D. G. Controls Limited celebrating its 40th year in the beacon and sounder manufacturing business. Always having been a local business, originally based in Burton upon Trent, the existing site in Swadlincote, Derbyshire, was purpose-built in the late 1980’s.  Large enough for offices, manufacturing and warehousing, the site is well-sized […]

Posted by Jon Whiten on June 13, 2007 in Uncategorized

Beacon Post-Mount

Another exciting introduction to the deegee mounting accessories portfolio is the Beacon Post-Mount, officially launched at Hannover Messe 2007.  This uses a patented fixing system with anti-rotation properties, to fix many of the deegee beacons onto standard posts.  This makes installation very easy at car-park entrances, traffic barrier systems, loading bays, etc, where posts are […]

Posted by Jon Whiten on June 6, 2007 in Uncategorized


deegee lights the way at EuroLED 2007. Over 60% of deegee products are now either LED based or available as an LED option. It is a sector which is growing at around 40% per year. To this end deegee were pleased to exhibit the beacon and sounder range at EuroLED 2007, at the Motorcycle Museum […]

Posted by Jon Whiten on May 31, 2007 in Uncategorized

deegee beacon doctors the tardis

It is really difficult getting pictures of products in action – catalogue shots are so bland.  Well, in an attempt to re-dress the balance we have a section on our website displaying a number of our products in action – hopefully with more to come – see here for details. Even the pictures on our […]

Posted by Jon Whiten on May 21, 2007 in Uncategorized

International Fire Expo – Open for business

The doors are open on this year’s International Fire Expo.   It seems an absolute age since the last International Fire Expo – 2 years in fact! – but the wait is now over, the products are ready, the stand is built and we’re ready for our first visitors of the week. The show runs until […]

Posted by Jon Whiten on May 18, 2007 in Uncategorized

Did You Know

………Every time you receive beacons and sounders from deegee you help the environment? That’s right!  And it’s all because as a fundamental part of deegee‘s environmental policy, all packaging from goods coming into the company is saved and is re-used as secondary packaging by deegee.  In addition all primary cardboard packaging is manufactured from recycled […]