'West Group Automatic Gates' is the combination of two companies: West Group Technical Services Ltd and Striking Iron Ltd; father and son team with extensive knowledge and experience in gate automation and entry systems.


West Group Automatic Gates are specialists in automation systems, engaged in every step of the process from planning through to the final walk through. The team work on each project closely together, each stage planned and fully considered to ensure minimum disruption to your property with maximum impact on completion. Father and son team, Pete (Striking Iron Ltd) who carries out the design and supervision of the fabrication/mechanical works and Jack (West Group Technical Services Ltd), who carries out the design and supervision of the electrical installations, automation and access control.

Based in north Glasgow, they are well placed to cover the whole of Scotland offering automation to existing gates or a whole new gate and automation system.


Contact Pete

07821 096 350

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Contact Jack

07799 223856

Pete Hartigan
Striking Iron Ltd

Striking Iron was established in 1999 by Pete Hartigan, quickly gaining an excellent reputation for his superb quality and craftsmanship around Scotland. Striking Iron Ltd designs and fabricates a huge range of wrought iron gates and security entrances ensuring you have a perfectly suited entrance way for your home.

West Group Technical Services is made up of electricians certified to the 18th edition of British Standard 7671 which covers the requirements for electrical installations. Working to these electrical standards ensures good quality, safe work practices that prevent the risk of fire and electric shock to human, livestock, and property.

West Group Technical Services is fully insured by QBE insurance (Europe) Limited up to £5M of public liability and products liability (including inefficiency)