Find the latest press releases from SimplexGrinnell, covering a range of subjects of interests to our customers and the community.  We strive to keep you informed about events and trends within the fire and life safety industry that can affect your operations.  

Tyco SimplexGrinnell Brings Active Shooter Preparedness Panel to NACo Conference

Drawing from first-hand experience, panelists discuss key learnings, instrumental technologies, and how to manage collaboration between federal and state officials to best diffuse an active shooter situation and protect citizens. Find out more

TYCO Introduces Fire Industry’s First Addressable Speakers with Individual Device Control

Tyco is introducing the fire alarm industry’s first addressable notification appliances with individual on / off audio control – a new innovation in notification technology that promises to enhance protection, reduce costs and simplify building operations. Find out more

How Addressable Fire Alarm Technology Can Make Life Easier for Electrical Contractors

Addressable technology can have a big impact when it comes to system installation. Addressable systems leverage “smart” technology that differentiates them from conventional fire alarm systems. Find out more

SIA to Recognize Leaders at Tyco with SIA Policy Leadership Team of the Year Award

The SIA Government Relations Committee will bestow the 2016 SIA Policy Leadership Team of the Year Award upon individuals for their exemplary effort and generous commitment of time, resources and expertise to guide government relations activities benefiting the security industry as a whole at the 2016 SIA Government Summit. Find out more

Young Women Recognized at 'Women in Technology' Event

Eighteen young women from several high schools across north central Massachusetts showcased their accomplishments and ingenuity in developing solutions to real-life business challenges at the 14th annual Women in Technology (WIT) final presentation event, hosted by Tyco SimplexGrinnell and Tyco Fire Protection Products at the Dukakis Performing Arts Center at Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School. Find out more

Johnson Controls and Tyco to Merge

Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, will combine with Tyco, a global fire and security provider, to create Johnson Controls plc, a global leader in building products and technology, integrated solutions and energy storage. Find out more

Tyco Introduces SIMPLEX 520 Hz Sounder Base

Tyco is strengthening its industry-leading suite of notification solutions with the release of the new SIMPLEX 520 Hz low frequency sounder base with integrated speaker. This new product enhances the ability to awaken people in the event of a fire emergency and provides additional options to meet NFPA 72 low frequency notification requirements for dormitories, hotels and other facilities with sleeping areas. Find out more

Tyco Introduces the TrueAlert ES 5900 Series

The TrueAlert ES 5900 Series appliances are smaller, more energy efficient, and less obtrusive than typical notification appliances. Through the use of LED technology, these appliances require less power, meaning you can connect more devices to each power supply on your system. Find out more

Johnson Controls and Tyco to Merge

Johnson Controls and Tyco announce that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement to create the leader in building products and technology, integrated solutions and energy storage. Find out more

Tyco Announces Strategic Alliance with Ascom for Healthcare Communications

New strategic alliance with Ascom (US) strengthens Tyco’s ability to provide integrated, end-to-end solutions in healthcare environments. Find out more