Anonymous sources told Bloomberg UTC has received offers from Apax Partners and PAI Partners, as well as a joint bid from Eurazeo SE and Rhone Capital.
The acquisition of the Owosso, Mich.-based Security Alarm Co. (SAC) provides EPS Security its first branch office east of Lansing.
JCI’s power solutions business makes and distributes about 154 million lead-acid batteries for passenger cars and light trucks annually.
Volutone adds seven branch locations — six in California and one in Las Vegas — to SnapAV’s four locations in the Midwest.
The newly formed business Communication Systems Integrators (CSi), will join the KPI portfolio of life-safety systems businesses.
Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, SAFE Security will continue to operate as an independent subsidiary of the motor club affiliate.
SI Technologies is a full-service security integrator, specializing in strategic commercial customers with a large presence in the government sector.
The Telguard parent company will become part of the AMETEK Electronic Instruments Group, with plans to be expanded internationally.
ABC Fire & Burglar was founded by Michael Easton in 1963, growing to become one of the largest life-safety providers in Northwest Indiana.
The Prestonsburg, Ky., branch of Bates Security will take on HITEC’s more than 600 accounts in Pikeville, Ky.