Chubb Edwards Acquires Fahrenheit 451
MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, July 22, 2015 – Chubb Edwards has acquired Fahrenheit 451, a leading fire safety provider in Calgary, Alberta, to strengthen its presence in the region. Chubb Edwards, a leading provider of end-to-end solutions for fire life safety and security requirements, is a part of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).
Fahrenheit 451’s operations have been integrated with Chubb Edwards in southern Alberta to complement Chubb Edwards’ existing security and life safety offering. Through a network of 28 branches and two monitoring centres, Chubb Edwards provides advanced fire and electronic security solutions to Canadian businesses and residences from coast-to-coast. Chubb Edwards’ operations encompass system design, sales, installation, service and alarm monitoring.
“The skills, knowledge and talent added through the Fahrenheit 451 team give Chubb Edwards a unique capability to deliver highly effective life safety solutions,” said Wayne Mills, regional vice president, Chubb Edwards. “It’s a great fit. Bringing these two talented organizations together enhances our ability to deliver innovative solutions to our customers.”
“Our customers will experience heightened customer service as our organizations leverage each other’s strengths,” Randy Brown, the former president of Fahrenheit 451, said. “Fahrenheit 451 joined a world class brand, committed to developing customer-focused, leading-edge solutions. That will reinforce our position as our clients’ preferred provider of life safety products and services.”
The combined businesses will operate as Chubb Edwards, effective immediately. For more information, visit www.chubbedwards.com.
About Chubb Edwards
Chubb Edwards is a leading provider of end-to-end solutions for fire life safety and security requirements that can address system design, installation, service, monitoring and continuing customer care. Its focus is integration, allowing all components of a system to operate as one, including intrusion detection, access control, video surveillance, nurse call and communications, fire systems and monitoring. Chubb Edwards is a part of UTC Building & Industrial Systems, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX), a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide. For more information, visit www.chubbedwards.com.