Government and Institutional Solutions

Lukins & Associates is ACE Security Laminate's exclusive dealer in California, Florida and Puerto Rico.  We are pleased to represent ACE's incredible series of laminates.

For over 20 years, ACE has been protecting some of the most secure facilities in North America and around the world. With a clientele that includes major corporations, governmental institutions, operators of critical infrastructure and classified agencies, ACE has extensive experience protecting every manner of buildings, from corporate campuses to airports.

With an in-house team of experts in ballistics, threat risk analysis, bomb-blast building design, intelligence, security, policing and engineering, the ACE team can support and operationalize projects around the world.

Working with your team, Lukins & Associates and ACE can help you assess threats, explore design options, identify the optimal hardening strategy for your building’s glass and see the project through to execution.

 

Military Solutions

ACE security laminates are not only tested to the most stringent third party standards in the world, they have been field tested in conflict zones around the world and are in active duty on troop carriers used by Canadian Forces in the Middle East. In fact, ACE security laminates have been used in the theatre of war for 15 years without a single loss of life being attributed to failed glass protected by ACE.


ACE security laminates have been formally tested to the Underwriter Laboratory Ballistic Standard UL-752 and to Level IIIA under the National Institute of Justice’s (NIJ) 0108.01 test protocol. Internal company testing has been done up to and including Level III (ammunition – 7.62 x 51). Bomb blast testing has been done to GSA Level I and II.

Lukins & Associates along with ACE has an exceptional team of security, ballistic and blast experts with established credentials in intelligence, law-enforcement, military and civil engineering capable of complimenting your project team.   Our team is capable of advising building owners, architects and clients on their building security requirements anywhere in the world.

Automotive Solutions


Around the world, demand for armoring and securing civilian VEHICLES is on the rise. ACE
security laminates are the only technology in the world capable of retrofitting standard
industry against a range of threats up to and including that from weapons firing 45 caliber
ammunition.


APPLIED to standard quality VEHICLE GLASS, ACE security laminates can protect against threats
including:

  • Crimes of convenience and break-and-enter attempts
  • Baseball bats and machetes used during car-jackings
  • Attacks with hand-guns and small arms
  • Shrapnel from car bombs and improvised explosives

Armoring VEHICLE glass to resist attacks presents numerous technical challenges. Maintaining visual clarity is paramount. Keeping weight down is critical. Ballistic-rated generally require that the
entire door be replaced. Then there’s the challenge of ensuring the remain operational. The costs
and lead-time to undertake the work can be significant.


Thin, clear and with the ability to be APPLIED to any car ACE laminates meet these challenges.
Working with a trained and qualified ACE certified representative Lukins & Associates can help you customize a protection package specifically for your VEHICLE.
Architectural Solutions


Functional and beautiful, glass is one of the most widely used building materials in
contemporary architecture and retail design. As a material, it helps building owners, retailers and
developers convey transparency and openness but in a world of rapidly evolving threat risks and civil unrest, glass presents a significant security vulnerability and it is the weakest link in any building’s perimeter.


At Lukins & Associates, we can help you meet current threats and build for the future. ACE security laminates are discrete, effective and can be on your current built-form, helping you secure a building quickly and cost effectively.


APPLY to ordinary glass, ACE makes any glass/windows smash-resistant, bullet-resistant and bomb-resistant applied fraction of the cost and weight of conventional ballistic or reinforced glass, ACE can help you:

  • Retrofit existing buildings and windows
  • Secure buildings quickly and discretely
  • Use the existing window framing and wall assembly without undertaking costly re-construction or reinforcing
  • Reduce costs

Lukins & Associates along with ACE has an exceptional team of security, ballistic and blast experts with established credentials in intelligence, law-enforcement, military and civil engineering capable of complimenting your project team. Our team is capable of advising building owners, architects and clients on their building security requirements anywhere in the world.