— The organization completes its sixth acquisition in Australia over a 12-month period
United Safety, a global manufacturer of safety and survivability solutions, announced the acquisition of FGI Fire effective February 11th, 2022.
All employees, including FGI Fire founder, James Parkinson, will continue with the Company post acquisition to aid in the seamless transition into the United Safety family.
FGI Fire founder, James Parkinson, commented, “We’ve been seeking to expand the business of FGI Fire for a while and looking for the right partner to do this with was of utmost importance. With a primary focus on fire design and certification, the move to partner with United Safety will allow expansion and the necessary resources to exceed our customer expectations across NSW as well as Australia. We will continue to offer the same personal and professional fire services we have always provided and look forward to growing in strength and servicing abilities.”
United Safety continues to complete multiple acquisitions in the fire suppression space with many of these acquisitions taking place over the last 12-months in Australia. United Safety Australia CEO, Kristian Bischoff, stated, “We are thrilled to have the entire team from FGI Fire joining United Safety. FGI’s commitment to quality, safety, professionalism, and integrity perfectly aligns with the values of United Safety. The quality of the team and the track record that FGI Fire brings to our organization further strengthens our position within the fixed fire facility market.”
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.
SOURCE: United Safety & Survivability Corporation