September 03, 2014 - This summer members of United States Alliance Fire Protection (USAFP) participated in the Illinois Burn Prevention Golf Invitational. The event raised more than $84,000 for burn survivor groups and programs through sponsorships, live and silent auctions, and prize raffles.
July 25, 2014 - APi Group welcomes Thomas Lydon as new CFO. Lydon joined APi Group on July 21.
July 10, 2014 - Vipond Inc. is pleased to welcome Atlantic Alarm & Sound Ltd., a Maritime, Canadian-based company that has grown steadily for 25 years into one of the major systems integrators in Atlantic Canada. The deal closed July 1.
July 01, 2014 - United States Alliance Fire Protection (USAFP), a long-standing and highly rated member of Angie’s List, was featured in an article on the Angie’s List website.
July 01, 2014 - If inspected and maintained properly by building owners, gravity tanks can effectively provide water supply for fire sprinkler protection in buildings for many years as evidenced by older buildings that continue to use gravity tanks. However, the frigid cold of this past winter in the Midwest presented unique challenges to owners of older buildings where some tanks began to leak or shift and had to be removed. Nearly a century ago, gravity tanks for fire suppression sat atop what were then considered industrial or light industrial buildings where full-time building engineers were available to conduct inspections. Since then, many of…
June 04, 2014 - Salt Lake City-headquartered Delta Fire Systems set a major record in safety, making 2013 free of OSHA-recordable incidents. Achieving a milestone of zero recordable incidents in special-hazard environments and rugged working conditions is no small feat.
June 04, 2014 - Radisson Hotel guests were forced to move out after a non-APi Group contractor attempted to make a repair when the water main broke off and flooded part of the hotel. Jamar Co. helped get the Radisson back into business.
June 03, 2014 - Meeting project timelines and budgets while managing site constraints were some of the criteria for multiple awards recently bestowed upon Western States Fire Protection's (WSFP) Albuquerque, N.M., branch.
June 02, 2014 - Imagine overcoming cancer and only a few months later, learning you have a potentially cancerous tumor on your brain stem. Joshua Hildreth, branch manager with Davis-Ulmer Sprinkler Co.'s Syracuse office, was hit with such news in summer 2011.
May 30, 2014 - Keeping track of the industry's dollars and (business) sense. Luke Cope is one of the Top 20 Under 40 winners in the ENR Mountain States area.