Totally Integrated Safety and Security Solutions

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The Division 28/8 total security solution encompasses all mechanical and electronic aspects of the door opening. Always innovating—that’s what we do. We bring you the best in security from door install and logistics to highly innovative software that puts you in control. 

Data is key. At every turn of a key, swipe of a badge, electronic access point or keypad, data tells the story of where, when and who entered and exited your building. As the first company to integrate Division 8 and Division 28 products, we continue to lead the charge with innovative access control.

Pre-Construction Services

In this industry, surprises are rarely good. That’s why we partner with general contractors, architects, and owners early in the design process. Our team provides in-depth 28/8 expertise at every phase of pre-construction, including specification review and interpretation, product recommendation and sourcing, and comprehensive budgeting. Learn more.


Ensure your project stays on schedule and on budget. Our experienced project managers and vast network of engineering offices, American Direct Fulfillment Centers, manufacturer partners, warehouses, and sub-contractors enables us to rapidly deploy products and resources to any project anywhere in the country. Learn more.

Bid Invitation

Installation and Field Service

We coordinate pre-install hardware, fabrication, onsite installation, and service agreements, all with a single point of contact to assist you throughout the project. And our American Direct Fulfillment Centers and engineering offices located throughout the country provide ongoing maintenance and support long after a project is completed. Learn more.

Access Control

Access Control Solutions

In today’s increasingly complex and interconnected world, you need more than just software and hardware to secure buildings. You need totally integrated 28/8 safety and security solutions — from the mechanical and electronic components of the actual door structure to the software and hardware that manages and uses the flow of data. Our combination of Division 28 and Division 8 product, service, and expertise ensures your buildings are more profitable, more efficient, and more secure. Learn more.


Invitation to Bid
You can submit bid invitations to our estimating department by filling out a simple online form. Submit now.

Design Consultation
We to partner with end users, design teams, and general contractors early in the process. Together, we collaborate to control quality, schedule, and cost throughout the life of the project. Request design consultation.

Contact Us
If you would like more information on our services, or would like to speak with someone about an upcoming project, please contact us.