Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI) has acquired Vindex Systems, a systems integrator specializing in intelligent business protection solutions in the United Kingdom. 

The acquisition will further strengthen Johnson Controls’ range of integrated electronic security solutions designed to protect people, property and assets around the clock, according to an announcement. 

Delivering turnkey security solutions, including system planning and design through to implementation, installation, support and maintenance, Vindex Systems has built a reputation for outstanding technical capabilities, according to the announcement. 

Delivering access control, video surveillance and automatic number plate recognition (ANPR), Vindex Systems supports a range of high-profile U.K. customers across the banking, retail, healthcare, aerospace and commercial property sectors. 

The acquisition demonstrates the strengthening of Johnson Controls’ holistic security and safety services, Carl Hogg, general manager, integrated security solutions, Johnson Controls UK&I, stated. 

“With a long-established U.K. business with a strong reputation in security technology integration, Vindex Systems is led by a world-class team experienced in complex security integrations designed and delivered by service-focused experts and will extend our leadership in the segment and complement our strong service business in the region,” Hogg continued. 

Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.