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Pye-Barker acquires security integrator Vermillion Systems

Commercial

Pye-Barker acquires security integrator Vermillion Systems

May 23, 2024SSN Staff

ATLANTA — Pye-Barker Fire & Safety has revealed it will now operate in Central Indiana after acquiring fast-growing security systems integrator Vermillion Systems. Pye-Barker said it remains steadfast in its commitment to provide full-service life safety offerings to better protect communities throughout the United States. Founded in 1999 by David Vermillion, Vermillion Systems is headquartered in Walkerton, Indiana, outside of South Bend and provides fire alarm monitoring, video surveillance,...

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Pye-Barker acquires Southern Burglar and Fire Alarm Company

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Pye-Barker acquires Southern Burglar and Fire Alarm Company

May 17, 2024SSN Staff

ATLANTA — Pye-Barker Fire & Safety is expanding in South Carolina with the acquisition of the 99-year-old security solutions provider Southern Burglar and Fire Alarm, Co. The companies noted that they are excited to provide expanded services to existing customers through the partnership. Southern Burglar and Fire Alarm, Co., headquartered in Belton, South Carolina, provides burglar alarm, fire alarm, CCTV, video surveillance and alarm monitoring services throughout Upstate South Carolina....

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Pye-Barker Acquires Alarm Specialists

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Pye-Barker acquires Alarm Specialists

April 30, 2024SSN Staff

ATLANTA – Pye-Barker Fire & Safety has acquired Alarm Specialists Inc., a security and fire alarms systems provider serving the New York-Connecticut-New Jersey area. An acquisitive company on a hot streak, Pye-Barker has grown to 6,000 team members serving customers across 40 states. Headquartered north of New York City in White Plains, N.Y., Alarm Specialists services, installs and designs custom security and fire detection systems, including video surveillance, CCTV, access control,...

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Pye-Barker Fire & Safety acquires Absolute Fire Protection

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Pye-Barker Fire & Safety acquires Absolute Fire Protection

March 19, 2024SSN Staff

ATLANTA – Pye-Barker Fire & Safety announced the expansion of its full fire code-compliance capabilities in the Mid-Atlantic with the acquisition of Absolute Fire Protection.  A fire sprinkler and fire alarm company headquartered in Annapolis, Maryland, Absolute Fire Protection serves the Washington-Baltimore metro area, all of Maryland and areas of Delaware. It was founded in 1989 by Larry Cate and Dan Mathias who met as Maryland high school freshmen and dreamed of starting their...

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Pye-Barker Fire & Safety acquires CRIMPCO

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Pye-Barker Fire & Safety acquires CRIMPCO

February 23, 2024SSN Staff

ATLANTA – Pye-Barker Fire & Safety has acquired CRIMPCO, a security alarm and monitoring company based in Baltimore, Md. Pye-Barker stated in a release that this addition increases its capability to provide full-service fire and life safety to Maryland and the broader Mid-Atlantic region, complementing its fire protection offerings in the area and widening its customer base. CRIMPCO was founded in 1968 by a recent college graduate, Bob Jolson, selling businesses panic button systems....

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Pye-Barker projecting another high-volume year after 31 acquisitions in 2023

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Pye-Barker projecting another high-volume year after 31 acquisitions in 2023

January 29, 2024SSN Staff

ATLANTA – Pye-Barker Fire & Safety is celebrating its success in 2023 after a high volume of acquisitions and record organic growth. The company stated that it has used this momentum to ensure its people come first and its values-driven culture is protected. By using an aggressive acquisition strategy, enhancing its service offerings and continually investing in its team members, Pye-Barker said it is poised to fulfill its mission to be the national provider of choice for full fire...

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Tim Creenan of Amherst Alarm elected SIAC chairman

January 4, 2024SSN Staff

FRISCO, Texas—Tim Creenan, founder and vice president of Amherst Alarm and a longtime leader in the field of electronic security, was recently elected chairman of the Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC). SIAC is comprised of four major North American security associations – the Canadian Security Association (CANASA), Security Industry Association (SIA), The Monitoring Association (TMA), and the Electronic Security Association (ESA). Creenan serves as the ESA representative on...

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Pye-Barker rounds out 2023 with acquisition of American Fire & Safety Supply

December 20, 2023SSN Staff

ATLANTA – Pye-Barker Fire & Safety has put a pin in another high-growth year with the acquisition of American Fire & Safety Supply, a complete fire protection and life safety equipment company serving northern Florida and southern Georgia. The company boasted more than 30 acquisitions overall in 2023, deepening their footprint across the United States. "With a focus on service, we're excited to expand our customer base with the help of Pye-Barker," said Eddie Lewis, owner...

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Pye-Barker acquires two North Carolina-based security and alarm companies

December 16, 2023SSN Staff

ATLANTA—Pye-Barker Fire & Safety, one of the largest fully integrated and full-service fire protection, life safety and security services provider in the United States, has acquired two security and alarm companies based in Greensboro, N.C. – Alarmguard Security, Inc., and Sentry Watch. Pye-Barker remains focused on a rapid growth trajectory supported through strategic acquisitions and organic sales. The company has made numerous acquisitions in the Carolinas in recent...

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Pye-Barker expands Southeastern holdings with S&S Sprinkler acquisition

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Pye-Barker expands Southeastern holdings with S&S Sprinkler acquisition

November 29, 2023SSN Staff

ATLANTA – Pye-Barker Fire & Safety has added S&S Sprinkler and its five locations throughout the Southeast to its growing portfolio of acquisitions. A provider of fire protection and security, S&S's highly skilled team, resources and customer base will enhance Pye-Barker's service offerings and capabilities in the Gulf Coast states and broader Southeastern market. "We are very excited to have the opportunity to partner with S&S,” said Bart Proctor, Pye-Barker...

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