Standards developers are in agreement on one thing - the overriding need for standards to improve the industryÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s image and longevity. And many to whom the standards would be applied see a benefit as well.
WASHINGTON - Ingersoll-Rand has aligned with GovSupply to provide the federal government with its access control products through GovSupplyÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s GSA contract.
The deal makes available products from Ingersoll-RandÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Schlage, Von Duprin, Dor-O-Matic, Recognition Systems, Steelcraft, Locknetics and Kryptonite product lines to federal agencies who work off a GSA Schedule.
VALENCIA, Calif. - Vehicle barrier manufacturer Delta Scientific has added a temporary facility here to keep up with demand for its barrier product line until it can relocate into a new 125,000 square foot facility.
LEWISVILLE, Texas - American Building Control has won a patent infringement lawsuit against Silent Witness and will now receive royalties from that company for its prior use of the patent.
Under dispute was a patent pertaining to the electronic monitoring and surveillance devices installed in public transportation vehicles, which American Building Controls intends to use to develop its mobile video products.
PLAINVILLE, Conn. - General Electric marked yet another technology acquisition in late July, announcing it bought Finnish company Saferex Oy, a manufacturer of a wide range of electronic security products.