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Read our article about the Glendale
Unified School District electrical refurbishment
of 30 schools and security upgrades.
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MODERNIZATION INCLUDES SECURITY UPGRADES
30,000-student Glendale Unified School
District is undertaking the task of
refurbishing each of its 30 schools. Among
the improvements will be upgraded electrical
systems, lighting and public address systems,
new windows, seismic upgrades, and
installation of air conditioning and two-way
communications systems in all classrooms
systems are also being taken into consideration.
Selecting schools are being equipped
with an integrated access control system
to help keep security incidents at bay,
and to enable quick response to situations
that require law enforcement's attention.
security system will be a first for most
of Glendale's school's, but it's a retrofit
system for several. A previous proprietary
system suffered downtime because, among
other things, only one dealer sold parts.
We were looking at non-proprietary
systems and our ability to grow into the
systems that were on the market,"
says Ken Gilleland, Glendale Unified School
District's construction project
manager. "With the old propriety
system, we were not able to make our own
repairs. This time, we wanted a system
that could be purchased from multiple
vendors, and we wanted to be fully trained
on the equipment so we could maintain
it ourselves and grow with it. We were
also looking for a vendor who was a manufacturer's
representative with at least five years
experience that had worked on school
Hicks, executive vice president of Tri-Signal
Integration, a Burbank, Calif.,
low-voltage integration firm, recommended
a Hirsch Electronics security approach.
The system included three components.
Velocity integrated access control system,
which runs on Window 2000, offers access
control, security, interactive graphics
and photo badging, and interfaces to a
Philips CCTV system, intercom, central
station and other related security systems.
X Box brings intelligence to controllers,
allowing them to communicate even
if a server goes down.
readers, which consist of a Hirsch ScramblePad
with a built-in proximity reader, to control
access. A ScramblePad is a keypad with
a scrambling display and horizontal
and vertical viewing restrictors.
reviewed this concept and decided to standardize
on Hirsch," says Hicks. Adds Gilleland,
"Having the ability to track the
time a door opens is a security
benefit for the school." Hicks
presented a package that provided unlimited
is with great pleasure that we announce
our latest expansion into the Northern
California area with the opening of our
Northern California Regional Office. Located
in Sacramento, our newest office will
serve both our existing and new customers
located in the region. As with all of
our locations, the Sacramento Branch will
be representing the Notifier, and
Chemetron product lines.
already have a very talented and experienced
team ready to serve you lead by J-P Balmet,
Vice President, Sacramento Operations.
Please feel free to contact J-P or any
of his co-workers if we can be of any
assistance with your low voltage needs.
e-mail us with your name and address so
we can invite you to our open house.
15853 Monte St. Suite 101
Sylmar, CA 91342-3576
Valued Alarm Mart Customer,
is with great pleasure we announce that
Tri-Signal Integration, Inc. has acquired
Alarm Mart, Inc.
merging of these two established companies
will mean expanded resources and improved
service to AMI Customers. We look forward
to continuing our relationship in meeting
your low voltage system needs.
an AMI customer, you should feel comfort
in knowing that the same AMI personnel
will continue to be at your service under
the new company name. Tri-Signal Integration,
TSI, has retained all AMI employees &
assets and will continue servicing you
from the present San Diego office.
would also like to take this opportunity
to introduce our Vice President of San
Diego Operations, Michael Arguijo. Michael
has extensive systems experience working
with customers similar to yourself and
is committed to being at your service.
Please feel free to contact him at AMI/Tri-Signal,
if you have any questions.
appreciate your business and look forward
to servicing your account.
President Tri-Signal Integration
Integration one of "THE FASTEST-GROWING
ENTREPRENEURIAL BUSINESSES IN AMERICA"
by Entrepreneur Magazine. (Full
to your support it has become necessary
for us to expand our operation and move
to a new facility. The date of our move
will be August 13th, 1999. Our new address
and phone numbers are listed below. In
order to insure a smooth transition we
will continue to receive phone calls and
mail at our current location for several
months. We would appreciate you updating
your systems. Our new location will provide
us with much needed additional space which
will allow us to serve you even better.
We are all excited about our new office,
so please stop by and see us. We always
have a cold soda for you!
2313 Valley St.
Burbank, CA 91505
Fax (818) 566-8580
President Tri-Signal Integration, Inc.
Monday May 3rd Tri-Signal Integration,
Inc. acquired Tele-Fire of California,
Inc. Like Tele-Fire, Tri-Signal Integration
is a thirty year old fire protection company.
We are a factory authorized Notifier dealer
and have all the same capabilities as
Tele-Fire. Tri-Signal has kept a majority
of Tele-Fire . employees, so you will
continue to work with the same individuals
you have in the past at Tele-Fire. Tri-Signal
Integration, Inc. intends to take over
Tele-Fire . contacts as they are and we
will be contacting you shortly to confirm
the details. In the meantime, if you need
any information from us, I.e. Insurance
Certificates, Contractors License, please
call Rae Cabrera at (818) 566-8558. If
you have any service issues, please call
Manny Mihut at the same number. We value
your business and look forward to serving
you in the future.
President Tri-Signal Integration, Inc.