Tyco, believed to be the world’s largest fire protection and security company, has announced the acquisition of First Choice Facilities Limited (FCF). The purchase of the UK-based fire safety and security business will play an integral role in Tyco’s continued focus on fire detection and commitment to the highest levels of customer support and service.
With over 20 years’ experience, FCF Limited provides design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of a wide range of integrated fire and security solutions, including fire and intruder alarm systems, sprinkler system, gas suppression, access control and CCTV. The company has more than 100 employees, including over 60 multi-disciplined engineers working across the UK with a variety of customers in all major industry sectors. FCF Limited’s Head Office is located in Isleworth, West London.
“First Choice Facilities has consistently provided a robust service delivery operation and high level of customer service. The company’s services, multi-disciplined expertise and customer focused ethos reflect our own. This acquisition will enhance Tyco’s existing portfolio and complement our overall strategy to grow the fire detection segment of our business,” explained Jordi Andreu, President at Tyco UK & Ireland.
He added: “Throughout the integration process we are committed to continue delivering the same high level of support and services experienced by FCF Limited customers. We are communicating directly with them and will continue to do so over the coming months.”