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United Safety continues to grow presence in fire protection space in Australia
EXTON, Pa., Sept. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — United Safety, a global manufacturer of safety and survivability solutions, announced the acquisition of Mechanical Fire Solutions (MFS) effective September 28th, 2021. MFS, led jointly by David Hintz and Jim Irwin, 15+ year veterans in the fire protection space, has been providing quality services such as fire protection installations and minor works across the Perth & Western Australian region for wet fire protection.
David Hintz of MFS commented, “In 2012, Jim & I set out to create a company with a strong focus on delivering high quality workmanship and exceptional customer service to the fire industry. As a company, we are excited to be moving forward with United Safety. We are looking forward to growing the relationships we have built over the last 9 years, with the added resources, market experience and operational capabilities that United Safety offers.”
United Safety has completed multiple acquisitions in the fire suppression space over the last few years and particularly over the last few months. United Safety Australia CEO, Kristian Bischoff, stated, “we are excited to welcome MFS to the United Safety Team. Our strategy to grow in the fixed facility fire space compliments our Perth presence in mobile fire suppression. MFS’ foundation of experience in Perth and the Western Australian area and the quality of its team will only continue to add to United Safety’s strength.”
About United Safety & Survivability Corporation
United Safety and Survivability Corporation is committed to delivering the most innovative and reliable safety and survivability solutions that our customers can trust to protect life and property. As a global leader in the design and engineering of world-class safety, survivability, and technology solutions across a variety of industries and categories, our portfolio of products includes seating for commercial buses, fire trucks, ambulances, military vehicles, motor coaches, rail cars and locomotives. We design and build specialty soldier survivability systems for military vehicles and our revolutionary fire suppression systems are used in school buses, public transit, heavy machinery and more. Active Air Purification and AEGIS® Microbial Surface Treatment help to protect the public and operators by eliminating bacteria and viruses from air and surfaces. Further information about United Safety can be found at www.unitedsafetycorporation.com or www.ussc.com.au.
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