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Edwards downsizes manufacturing plant to keep competitive

March 26, 2014Tess Nacelewicz

PITTSFIELD, Maine—Four years after resurrecting the Edwards name for its fire and safety products, UTC is shutting down its 300-employee Edwards plant here and moving production to three other locations in order to “ensure continued competitiveness.”The other plants are in Lincolnton, N.C. and in China and Mexico, according to Ashley Barrie, a spokeswoman for UTC Building & Industrial Systems, of which Edwards now is a part. In an email communication, she told Security Systems News:...

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Road shows highlight Edwards fire products

October 18, 2010Tess Nacelewicz

FARMINGTON, Conn.—Edwards, a leading fire detection and alarm business with a reputation for quality products and technology innovations, is taking its latest fire and safety products on the road this fall. The shows are the first big public event for Edwards since UTC Fire & Security earlier this year introduced Edwards, which has more than a century of industry expertise, as the company name for its fire detection and alarm business. Through the road shows, said Kevin Barley, global director...

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