Canadian Manufacturing

Steel Family Holdings announces acquisition of Fire Detection Devices Ltd.

Fire Detection Devices Ltd. has offered heat detection solutions for a number of years, and includes a variety of spot-type heat detectors on the market.

April 21, 2022   by CM Staff

MISSISSAUGA — Steel Family Holdings announces the acquisition of Fire Detection Devices Ltd.

“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to bring Fire Detection Devices Ltd., a known and trusted Canadian brand, into the SFH group of companies”, said Jason Steel, President. “Our goal with this new venture is to build on the legacy of this industry pioneer, by investing in the original patented heat detector, to make it even more accessible to the market.”

Fire Detection Devices Ltd. has offered heat detection solutions for a number of years, and includes a variety of spot-type heat detectors on the market.

“The past two years have been challenging for those in the manufacturing sector,” said Patricia Duggan, President of Fire Detection Devices. “This shift in the landscape inspired us to find someone who could carry on the work our father, Jack Duggan began over sixty years ago. We feel very fortunate to have met Jason Steel, and we believe SFH will not only continue to produce quality heat detectors but will take Jack’s vision to another level.”

Advertisement

Over the last 5 years SFH has acquired Serva-Lite Sales, SOTA Battery and Battery2000.

Steel Family Holdings acquires companies with brand recognition in the Fire, Life, and Safety industry. Their customers are OEMS, distributors and service companies that service or sell into the fire and life safety industries.