Roanoke, Virginia and Waltham, Massachusetts — February 12, 2018 — The owners of Valcom, Inc., a leading provider of emergency communication systems, have acquired Keltron, a leading provider of life safety event management systems. Both companies will operate separately, sharing technology, experience and engineering to expand individual solutions and provide customers with combined technologies.
The acquisition provides Keltron the resources to accelerate development of next generation IP and other communication solutions for fire, security, emergency communications and life safety in its markets of education, healthcare, industrial, commercial, government and military multi-building facilities.
“More resources will further the development of state-of-the-art systems that distribute the right message to the right people at the right time”, said John Mason, CEO and owner of Valcom and now Keltron. “Both companies are committed to meeting customer and partner needs with the latest in technology as it pertains to life safety communication solutions.”
Keltron develops and manufactures UL-listed life safety event management systems for campus, multi-building facility and municipal environments to improve dispatch and response to fire and life safety incidents. Keltron solutions support and unify within a single view, multiple models and brands of alarm panels and multiple alarm signaling technologies to provide an integrated system of fire and life safety alarm monitoring, dispatching and reporting. Keltron is an ISO 9001-certified company. Designed, built and supported in the USA. www.keltroncorp.com
Valcom, Inc. is a leader in the design and manufacturing of Paging, Intercoms, Mass Notification Systems, Valcom IP Emergency Endpoints and Visual Notification Solutions. Valcom provides leading edge technology, hardware and software, to meet the specific needs of commercial, higher education, healthcare facilities, K-12, military, and government applications. Valcom is proud that our products are designed, engineered, manufactured, and supported in Roanoke, Virginia. www.valcom.com