Boon Edam Inc. announced that the Warwick Hotel Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia, Pa., is quite satisfied with the functioning and cost savings of their Boon Edam Tournex revolving door. The Tournex is an example of a classic automatic revolving door and is designed to handle high capacity applications.
Warwick Mayor Scott Avedisian and Superintendent of Schools Philip Thornton, Ed.D. announced that all schools will join the Warwick Police Department, Warwick Fire Department, Kent Hospital and the Warwick Mall on the Interoperable Response and Preparedness Platform (IRAPP) network from Mutualink. In addition, teachers and faculty at the schools will be protected by the Rave Panic Button, with integration to the Mutualink platform for faster response time and reduced time to incident resolution.
Hyatt Guns, the largest gun specialty store in the U.S., has deployed 3xLOGIC thermal cameras to significantly increase security for the store. Sonitrol Carolinas installed the thermal cameras and oversees video monitoring of the cameras and other ongoing needs.
Searidge Technologies, a global provider of remote tower and surface optimization solutions to airports and air navigation service providers (ANSPs), has successfully integrated Bosch IP cameras into its solution offering.
Boise Airport (BOI) has recently overhauled its security infrastructure with Genetec Security Center, a unified security platform that combines access control, video surveillance, automatic license plate recognition (ALPR), and other third-party applications. With the help of CompuNet, an Idaho-based value-added reseller (VAR), Boise Airport has now installed Genetec Security Center to manage hundreds of cameras, access control points, and video analytics software from within a single unified interface.
To ensure optimum fire detection in its large atrium, the new Los Angeles Federal Courthouse has installed four Fireray beam smoke detectors from FFE. The units were commissioned and installed by SimplexGrinnell.
Boon Edam Inc. announced that Mt. Sinai Hospital in Toronto has succeeded in reducing wind tunnel issues within its high-volume, three entrance public corridor into the hospital’s main entrance. Dor-Control Craftsmen, Ltd. installed the entrances and oversees on-going maintenance needs.
Point Blank Enterprises (“Point Blank” or “PBE”), a provider of soft body armor and related protective solutions, has been awarded a five year contract by the North Miami City Council to provide the North Miami Police Department with IRIS Cam body worn cameras, together with a collaborative case management system from Genetec Inc.
Multiple forces for change are at work, but in a historically slow-moving market, what will break through first? In this access control-themed issue, check out the many articles that can help you keep tabs on trends in access control technology and business models. Check out more in 2017 April's Issue.