Norwell, MA – (July 18, 2012) – SIGNET Electronic Systems, Inc. today announced that it has been awarded the highly competitive General Services Administration contract, 03FAC Facilities Maintenance and Management – Smart Buildings Systems Integrator. SIGNET is one of only 15 integrators nationally to receive the contract award.
“The new GSA contract award is an important contract for us,” says Brad Caron, President of SIGNET. “To be selected as one of 15 Smart Buildings Systems Integrators nationally is a huge honor, and we look forward to expanding our ongoing relationship with the GSA.”
As a Smart Buildings Systems Integrator, SIGNET will provide a comprehensive integration of building systems and technology using a non-proprietary and open architecture. The new GSA project, contract number GS-21F-0129Y, is expected to begin July 3, 2012 and continue through July 2, 2017, and will include typical buildings systems integrations including building automation, life safety, telecommunications facilities management, security, energy and environmental control, HVAC, lighting, building envelope, access control, power management, cabling infrastructure/wireless, VOIP, video distribution, video surveillance, and data network. Each integration function will be thoroughly tested and maintained by SIGNET and will include, requirements analysis, strategic systems planning, system configuration, implementation alternatives, integration planning, system component acquisition, component integration, testing and analysis, interaction with Building Operations Centers, collection/manipulation of smart building component data, configuration management and control, design-guide development, operational training and support, monitoring, reporting and managing of the systems, and systems maintenance.
The new GSA contract period is set at a 5-year base period with three 5-year option periods.