Geist Acquires EnviroNet Monitoring Tools
November 17th, 2009 By: Rich Miller
RLE Technologies has sold its Environet Product Group to Plastic Companies Enterprises, Inc., the parent company of power and monitoring specialist Geist Manufacturing, the companies said today. The Environet product line, along with other building automation and asset management software applications, will be managed by the newly formed Geist Intelligent Facilities (Geist I.F.) which will be located in Fort Collins, Colo.
Environet provides monitoring, alarming, trending, control, and notification to help monitor, manage, and protect remote operations and critical infrastructure. Environet systems are capable of capturing information from a variety of protocols (including SNMP, BACNet, Modbus, and LON) and combining the data into a single, integrated system with a graphical interfaces and alarming and reporting functions.
“Our dedication to our clients will remain our top priority as we make this transition,” said Matt Lane, president of Geist I.F. “We will be providing the same premiere product with the quality service that our clients have come to know.”
“RLE is extremely excited about this acquisition,” said Mike Orlich, the CEO of RLE Technologies. ”During the transition, RLE will work closely with the Geist Intelligent Facilities Division to ensure a smooth handoff of all outstanding RLE/Environet projects. Furthermore, RLE will continue to promote Environet as an agent for this division.”