BOSTON - Four months afterÃ‚Â Schneider ElectricÃ‚Â purchased Andover Controls, it has merged the building automation company with its other business in that sector - TAC - and given both a new identity.
Now both companies will be known as Tour Andover Controls - a name that draws from a previous identity of TAC, Tour & Andersson Controls, and the brand recognition of Andover Controls.
NEW YORK - Branching out from its headquarters in Australia, intelligent video provider iOmniscient has opened its first office here.
The New York office, which opened in the second half of 2004, allows the company to address sales opportunities in North America and support the companyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s various resellers and OEMs in a sales and technical role.
Viisage identifies PakistanÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s security need
BILLERICA, Mass. - Viisage has signed a contract with the National Database and Registration Authority, an independent corporate organization in Pakistan, to integrate its face recognition technology into PakistanÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s smart passport and national identification program.
NEWARK, Calif. - General Electric and InVision Technologies said they remain committed to trying to make an acquisition of InVision Technologies work, despite an ongoing investigation by the Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission that has delayed the deal from closing.
SARASOTA, Fla. - Edwards Systems Technology moved into a custom-built facility in mid-November that is expected to give the manufacturer of fire products an edge when it Ã‚Â comes to bringingÃ‚Â new products to market.
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?