(518) 271-0783

LaBarge Lock & Safe Technicians has provided professional locksmith and expert safe & vault services to the Capital District region and upstate New York since 1985.  

Dave LaBarge, owner of LaBarge Lock & Safe Technicians, is a General Services Administration (GSA) Certified Safe & Vault Technician and a Certified GSA Inspector (GSAI) since 2003 for federal government, military (DOD) and Dept. of Energy (DOE) approved safes, vaults, and security containers.

Dave is a factory certified technician and installer for the Kaba-Mas and Mas Hamilton X-07, X-08, and X-09 electromechanical combination locks and also the recently GSA approved Sargent & Greenleaf model #2740 lock used to secure classified information according to Federal Specification FF-L-2740A.  Dave is also a factory certified installer for the Lockmaster’s LKM 7000 series of high security exit device systems and the CDX-0 series of Pedestrian Door Deadbolts meeting Federal Specifications for building egress.  We also provide GSA Certified safe & vault repairs according to Federal Standard 809B.  

Serving New York and the New England states with professional GSA safe & vault services.


Certifications and Awards from the safe & lock industry:

Certified Professional Safe Technician (CPS) and member of SAVTA, the Safe and Vault Technicians Association since 1988

Certified Master Locksmith (CML) with ALOA, the Associated Locksmiths of America since 1992

Nationally recognized antique safe & vault expert and “Safe and Vault Historian” who has assisted Bomb Squad technicians from around the country and has been an expert advisor in “The Detonator”, a bomb technician trade magazine

Professional safe lock manipulator, First Place winner of the Lockmaster’s Harry C. Miller International Manipulation contest held in Reno, Nevada for the 2004 world championship

Featured in the October 2005 issue of Popular Mechanics magazine’s “This is My Job-Safecracker” and the April 2009 issue of Men’s Journal Magazine article “No Free Rides” for product testing against lock picking and various lock bypass and removal techniques.

Member of the SAVTA trade journal, Safe & Vault Technology’s Editorial Advisory Board

Safe & Vault Services Offered:

Expert Safe and Vault Openings by combination lock manipulation using the most technically advanced equipment available to the safe & vault industry

ATM Openings, Digital Lock Replacements and Repairs

Safe combination changes and servicing

Digital combination lock retrofits...replace your “dial type” lock with a digital keypad!

New York state distributor for Millennium Lock Corporation’s GLOBALOK’S Digital Locking Systems

Gun & Fire Safe Digital Lock Retrofit Specialists

Antique Safe & Vault Specialist--Antique Safe Locks & Parts

American Security Products (AMSEC) and Gardall Safe Sales

New and Used Safes and Vault Doors

Safe Moving and Removals---Hinge & Door Adjustments

Used GSA Security Containers


GSA Certified Safe and Vault Technician and Inspector Dave LaBarge of LaBarge Lock and Safe Technicians is GSA Certified to open, inspect, and retrofit electromechanical locks and perform GSA required repairs to Federal Standard 809 for the following GSA approved safe and vault manufacturers:

Hamilton Products Group, Mosler, Overly Door Company, Diebold-Mosler Security, Brown Safe Manufacturing, Trusted Systems, Merritt Industries, International Vault,  Alpha Safe and Vault, Armor Safe Corporation, Art Metal U.S.A., Hillside Metal Products, LeFebure, Schwab Safe Company, Diebold, Inc. and Herring-Hall-Marvin. 

We also offer safe and vault preventive maintenance services to prevent unnecessary problems which could cause a lockout to your GSA approved security file, Class 5-A Armory vault doors, Class 5-B Ballistic vault doors, Class 5-S Security vault doors,  Map and Plan Container, IPS Security Containers and Weapons Containers. 

We service all GSA security files including Class 1 and Class 2 insulated Security Files, the older Class 3 and Class 4 Security Files as well as the newest Class 5 and Class 6 Security File cabinets. 

LaBarge Lock & Safe Technicians is a factory certified installer for the Lockmaster’s

Lock One LKM7000 series of Life Safety and Security door hardware as well as the

Kaba Mas CDX-09 Pedestrian Door Deadbolts.

                                              LaBarge Lock and Safe Technicians

                                     services the following manufacturers of safes and vaults:

A&B, Acme, Adesco, AllSteel, Amsec, Allied-Gary, Alpine, American, Annon, Arfe, Armor, Art-Metal, Atlas, Auberlin & Ehman, Barnes, Baum, Bernadini, Bischoff, Blue Dot, Bode-Panzer, Bridgemen, Briggs, Brinks, Brown, Browning, Bunker Hill, Bumil, Burg Wachter, Cannon, Cannonball, Cary, CSS, Centurion, Chicago, Champion, Chatwood-Milner, Chubb, Churchill, Cincy, Cincinnati, City Safe, Colbalt, Cole, Collier, Conforti, Coverts, Cox, Cross, Corporate Security Systems, George Damon, Dayton, Jesse Delano, De La Rue, Dexter, Detroit, Diebold-Kienzle, Defiant, Diamond, Docutel, Drummond, Eagle, Eclipse, Ely Norris, Emo, Empire, Eurosafe, Excelsior, Excalibur, EXL, Farrel, Fichet, Fichet-Bauche, FireKing, FireFyter, Fort Knox, Fortress, Fujitsu, Gardall, Gary, C. J. Gayler’s, Giant, Globaloks, Graffunder, Guardian, Hadak, Hadaikan, Hall, Halls, Hamilton, Harwood, Harwoods, Hayman, George Heitz, Herring Dexter, Herring & Co, Hermann, Herring, Hercules, Herring-Hall-Marvin, Hillside, Hitachi, Honeywell, Hollon, HPC, Ilco, In-a-Floor, Inkas, International, Intersec, Ironman, ISM, Itoki, JJ Taylor, Joseph Halls, J Baum, J Scott, John D. Brush, Johnson-Pacific, Juwel, Kaba-Mas, Kaso, Kumahira, Knight, Kumihira, LaGard, LeFebure, L. H. Miller, Liberty, Lillie, Lips, Lord, LP Locks, ISDA, MacNeale & Urban, Major, Mancini, Marvin, Martin Briggs, Mauer, McBride & Davidson, McCaskey, McGunn, McNeale & Urban, Mega, Meilink, Mesa, Miami, Miller, E. C. Morris, MGM, Morris & Ireland, Mosler, Mosler-Diebold, Mossman, Mutual, National, NCR, NKL, NL Locks, National Safe and Lock, Original, Overly, PSP, Phoenix, Pillard’s, Pittsburgh, Price, Protectall, Prolok, Ratner, R. M. Patrick, Reliable, Remington & Sherman, Remington Rand, Rolland, Rosengrens, Safe Cabinet, Saga, Salamander, Sargent & Greenleaf, Schroder, Schwab, Sears, Securitfort, Security, Sentry, Seyma, Shaw Walker, Silas C. Herring, Sisco, Skilcraft, SLS, SNA,SSE, Sportsman, Star, Steelage, Stearns & Marvin, Stiffel & Freeman, Stockinger, Strattford, Syracuse, Sun, Surimas, John Tann, Taylor,  Tann, Terwilliger, Tidel, Tower, Tranex, Traum, Triumph, Trumbull, US Security, Valentine and Butler,  Vector, Victor, Wehrle, Wilder’s, Wilson, Wincor-Nixdorf, Worldwide, Yale, Yale & Towne, Yawma & Erbe, York, Young Ann, Zanotti, Zubigaray, Zugil and many

other safe manufacturers.


We provide service in the following cities and surrounding areas:

Albany, Altamont, Alplaus, Averill Park, Albany County, Amsterdam, Ballston Spa, Berne, Burnt Hills, Cambridge, Catskill, Charlton, Clifton Park, Cohoes, Colonie, Corinth, Delmar, East Greenbush, Fort Ann,

Fort Edward, Fulton and Montgomery Counties, Galway, Gansevoort, Glenmont, Glenville, Glens Falls, Gloversville, Grafton, Granville, Green Island, Green County, Greenwich, Grooms Corners, Guilderland, Hadley, Hoosick Falls, Hudson, Hudson Falls, Johnstown, Johnsonville, Lake George, Lake Luzerne, Latham, Loudonville, Malta, Mechanicville, Menands, Nassau, New Salem, Niskayuna, Pattersonville, Pittstown, Poestenkill, Queensbury, Raymertown, Rensselaer, Ravena, Rexford, Rotterdam, Round Lake, Rennselaer County, Salem, Saratoga Springs, Schaghticoke, Schenectady, Schodack, Schuylerville, Scotia, Selkirk, Slingerlands,  South Glens Falls, Stillwater, Saratoga County, Schenectady County, Troy, Tamarac, Valley Falls, Victory Mills, Voorheesville, Waterford, Watervliet, Westmere, West Sand Lake, Westerlo, Wilton, Wynantskill, Washington County, the Adirondack and Catskill Mountain areas, Vermont and western Massachusetts.