- Combustible gas detectors
- Toxic gas detectors
- Flame detectors
- Systems and controllers
Simtronics heritage goes back to 1948, when Simonsen Radio was established. The Company was a pioneer in radio communication and hydro acoustic equipment for the Norwegian fishery fleet.
|1948||Simonsen Radio established, later named SIMRAD|
|1980||The electro-optical business demerged, creating Simrad Optronics|
|1984||First IR gas detector (GD100) launched|
|2003||Dubai branch established|
|2004||Acquisition of Icare SAS, France, now known as Simtronics SAS|
|2007||Fire & Gas Division demerged and forming Simtronics ASA and listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange. Acquisition of Water Mist Engineering AS (WME)|
|2008||Acquisition of ETech Process AS, Fire Eater AS and Technor Safe Ex AS' active fire fighting system division, forming Simtronics Group|
|2009||ETech Process AS merged with Water Mist Engineering AS|
|2011||UTC Fire & Security acquired through its subsidiary, Autronica Fire & Security AS, 100 percent of the shares of Simtronics ASA. Simtronics was delisted from Oslo Stock Exchange|
|2012||Simtronics AS operates as an independent company in the United Technologies Corporation - Climate, Control and Security|
|2013||Simtronics is acquired by Industrial Safety Technologies (IST)|
Simtronics, an IST company, is pleased to announce that its MultiFlame series DF-TV7-T and DM-TV6-T are the first triple IR flame detectors on the market to be certified up to safety integrity level SIL3. The devices recently underwent stringent functional safety assessments by third party agency LCIE Bureau Verita and were found to be in compliance with IEC 61508:1-7.Read more...
Simtronics, an IST Company, is pleased to announce the GD10 infrared combustible and carbon dioxide gas detectors have successfully satisfied all requirements for HART Communication Foundation’s Quality Assurance and Device Registration, Version 7.Read more...
Battery Ventures Portfolio Company Industrial Safety Technologies (IST) To Acquire Oldham From Industrial Scientific Corporation
Fifth brand in the platform extends IST’s global leadership position in gas detection [30.07.2013]Read more...
Simtronics Flame Detectors Provide Fast and Accurate Detection [01.07.2013]
Aubagne, France - Simtronics, an IST company, introduces its MultiFlame DF-TV7 series flame detectors that provide fast and accurate detection of hydrocarbon fires while ensuring reliable false alarm immunity. Available in Multispectral IR (IR3) and UV/2IR versions; both are housed in a rugged 316 stainless steel enclosure, approved to ATEX, CE, and IECEx global standards, and certified and suitable for use in SIL2 applications.Read more...
Expands IST’s Product Portfolio with addition of Premium Fire and Gas Detection business [01.03.2013]
March 1, 2013 – Industrial Safety Technologies today announced the addition of Simtronics AS (based in Oslo, Norway) and Simtronics SAS (based in Aubagne, France) to its platform. The companies are being acquired from UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. Simtronics is a world-class provider of sophisticated gas and flame detection systems for use in applications ranging from plant boiler rooms to offshore petrochemical facilities. The business also designs and installs sophisticated fire and gas systems for a number of markets including nuclear power plants. Terms of the transaction are not being disclosed.Read more...