Nearly one year after a landmark $30 billion merger with Tyco, many of the most highly regarded names in American fire protection – Simplex, SimplexGrinnell, Ansul, Chemguard and Williams Fire & Hazard Control – are in the process of being combined into a single multi-industrial giant, Johnson Controls.
Unmanned aerial vehicles are a cutting-edge tool, when you need a helpful resource to size-up a situation.
Remember when a personal video camera was something hauled around in a small suitcase. Today, that camera is compressed into a pocket-size device that also makes phones calls, looks up news articles and uses GPS to instantly pinpoint your location on the globe.
The capability brought by technology comes at a price and sometimes that price is a bit steep.
Tyco SimplexGrinnell strikes technology theme at the NFPA conference.