Global Public Safety, LLC, Completes Asset Purchase of Carolina Emergency Lighting & Equipment, a North Carolina Vehicle Services Upfitting Supplier
HANOVER, MARYLAND: Global Public Safety, LLC (Global), the vehicle upfitting and public safety technology company, announces that on August 16, 2019, an agreement was reached with Carolina Emergency Lighting & Equipment, a North Carolina based up-fit services company, finalizing the asset purchase of Carolina Emergency Lighting & Equipment to Global effective August 20, 2019, which will incorporate the acquired assets and employees of the company into its overall operations, retaining its location in Statesville, NC for the short term until a new larger facility in the general area can be secured and retrofitted.
With this purchase, Global, a subsidiary of LB&B Associates Inc., continues the significant expansion of its public safety solutions business under President & CEO Keith Nason and LB&B leadership.
A Leading Provider of the Quality Police and Emergency Vehicle Upfitting
Prior to its asset purchase by Global, and operating out of Statesville, North Carolina, Carolina Emergency Lighting & Equipment had established itself as a provider of high quality upfitting of police and other emergency vehicle equipment including fire service market, selling forestry vehicles, UTV’s and repairs on fire apparatus of all styles and sizes. Carolina Emergency Lighting & Equipment has built long-term relationships with its law enforcement and fire / rescue customers while at the same time becoming a leading name in the local public safety community. In addition, Carolina Emergency Lighting & Equipment was known for its extensive product knowledge, high quality installation techniques and on-site repairs and its responsive customer service. All these characteristics and achievements are expected to continue and be enhanced as Carolina Emergency Lighting & Equipment becomes a part of Global through this asset purchase.
Global Known for Innovative, Longstanding Commitment to Public Safety
Global, a division of LB&B Associates Inc., is headquartered in Hanover, Maryland. Global provides state-of-the art solutions for law enforcement agencies, federal agencies and
municipalities. Global Public Safety leads the industry with custom solutions for vehicle up- fitting, mobile technology and officer safety. The completion of this purchase has created Global’s eight location with more to follow.
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About LB&B Associates Inc., the Diversified Services Provider
LB&B Associates Inc. provides a variety of contractor services for the U.S. Government and for commercial entities, and is separated into five support areas: Facilities Management, Operations and Maintenance Services; Logistics Support Services; Simulation and Training Services; Fueling Operations; and Commercial Support Services.
LB&B Associates Inc., which began in 1992, now has 1,300 associates, providing a broad range of services to an equally broad range of clients, including the federal government, state governments, commercial businesses, the military, hospitals, churches, research centers, and educational facilities. LB&B Associates Inc.’s leadership has assembled an experienced team that has managed businesses large and small, and that supports a knowledgeable and accomplished on-site staff.