Honeywellannounced that it has acquiredINNCOM, a Connecticut-based, privately held manufacturer of advanced software-based energy management solutions and in-room controls for lodging, healthcare and educational institutions. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
acquisition will enhance Honeywell’s existing building management control
systems offerings and broadens its customer base into the high-growth global
lodging industry, particularly in the Middle East, India and Asia Pacific.
INNCOM’s lodging customers include leading global brands ranging from mid-scale
hotels to five-star luxury properties, including Hilton, Sheraton, Hyatt, St.
Regis, Four Seasons, Radisson, Kimpton, among many others.
2011 sales of $24 million, offers a broad range of devices and solutions that
make guest rooms and common areas “smarter” and more energy efficient,
combining temperature and humidity control, energy management, lighting and
drape control, on-line electronic lock control, guest interfaces and operating
enhancements for housekeeping, security, operations and management staff.
operational efficiency are key drivers for hotels, hospitals and educational
institutions as they seek to reduce their energy costs while ensuring the
comfort and security of their guests, patients or students,” saidBeth
Wozniak, president of Honeywell ECC. “This acquisition complements our
commercial strategy as a full energy services provider, including integrated
HVAC, lighting controls and energy management.
INNCOM will be
integrated into Honeywell’s Environmental & Combustion Controls (ECC)
business, a part of Honeywell Automation and Control Solutions (ACS), and will
join the businesses’ other Honeywell commercial controls brands.