Also Noted

Intertek launches new educational website

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08/08/2013

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill.—Intertek, a third-party testing and certification company, recently launched a new microsite—PartnershipInSafety.com—to serve as an educational resource specially designed for state fire marshals, building inspectors, electrical inspectors and other authorities having jurisdiction (AHJs), the company announced this week.

Ex-NYC police and fire commissioner to keynote CSAA conference

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08/07/2013

VIENNA, Va.—Howard Safir, former police and fire commissioner of New York City under Mayor Rudy Giuliani, will keynote the 2013 Central Station Alarm Association International Annual Meeting, to be held Oct.

Vivint Solar secures $200m in residential solar funding

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08/07/2013

PROVO, Utah—Vivint Solar, a division of home automation/home security giant Vivint, based here, announced this week that it has secured two new tax equity funds worth $200 million.

Vivint teams up with builder to create energy efficient 'Zero Home'

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08/02/2013

PROVO, Utah—A new house that creates more energy than it uses has been created through a partnership between home automation/home security provider Vivint and Utah builder Garbett Homes.

Monitor America earns UL listing

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07/30/2013

MOONACHIE, N.J.—Monitor America, a provider of security monitoring services technology, based here, has earned UL certification for meeting all required criteria, according to a company statement.

UCC hires former CVS leader

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07/30/2013

SAN ANTONIO—United Central Control, a provider of monitored security services based here, has hired James Beaty, formerly the general manager of central station operations at CVS, to head its business development initiatives, according to a company statement.

New Fire-Lite MNS system app aids in sales, training

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07/25/2013

NORTHFORD, Conn.—Fire-Lite Alarms by Honeywell has introduced a new iPad app and video, designed to demonstrate the numerous mass notification capabilities and layout configurations of its new Emergency Command Center (ECC) mass notification system, the company said in a

Comcast launches Xfinity Home Control in Michigan

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07/24/2013

PHILADELPHIA—Comcast Cable, based here, this week announced the Michigan launch of Xfinity Home Control.

Security sales help Honeywell profits climb

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07/23/2013

MORRISTOWN, N.J.—Honeywell International reported a stronger quarterly profit as it cut costs and sold more security systems for buildings and turbochargers for cars and trucks, nudging its shares to a lifetime high, according to a recent Thomson Reuters report.

Advantage Security Integration becomes Honeywell First Alert dealer

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07/19/2013

MELVILLE, N.Y.—Honeywell has added Houston-based Advantage Security Integration (ASI)—one of the first Southwest security providers to establish a remote video monitoring station—to its First Alert Professional Dealer program, Honeywell announced today.

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