NEW YORK--Systems integrator Nortronics signed a contract late last month to upgrade the access control and security system at Southbridge Towers, a housing complex in Manhattan's South Street Seaport district.
Nortronics will replace the buildings' intercom system with a telephone access system that will enable residents to admit a visitor to their building with a few keystrokes on a telephone keypad.
ATLANTA--In May, Tri-S Security Corp. signed a non-binding letter of intent to acquire a security services firm that provides a full range of security and investigative services, such as security guards, alarm installation, monitoring and GPS monitoring services.
NEW YORK--Initial Security, the guard counterpart to Initial Electronics, recently bought fellow guard company OCS Security in a move that strengthens its reach in the New York metropolitan market.
For Initial Security, the June deal triples the size of its business in the Northeast, according to Randal Dorn, chief executive officer and president of Initial Security's U.
Some companies this year have discussed the benefit of moving from operating their own central stations to partnering with a third party monitoring center, including RFI Communications, Red Hawk Fire & Security and Comtronics. Will more companies switch to using wholesale centrals?