About Us

Diebold Physical Security Manufacturing Assets and IP have been purchased by the ARA Group Pty Ltd (ARA) effective the 16th of December 2013. The business is now part of the ARA Manufacture division but will continue to operate independently from its location in Ardeer, Victoria and provide all products and services previously delivered by Diebold Physical Security.

The business will be renamed CBros Physical Security and continue the traditions of innovation and service established back in 1984 as Safetell Australia and operated by Mike Cardinal and Joe Munnecke both with almost 30 years of experience in the industry.


Products include Rising Security Screens, Anti Jump Barriers, High Security Glazing Systems, Doors, Prison Systems, Blast resistant, Bullet resistant, Attack resistant versions including pass through devices such as drawers, Air tube systems and many custom engineered solutions to suit client’s needs.

The manufacturing facility has modern CNC controlled manufacturing equipment and a state of the art 3D design capability to cater for all requirements.