MILPITAS, CA--(Marketwire -03/13/12)- Sierra Monitor Corporation (OTC.BB: SRMC.OB - News), a company that designs, manufactures and sells electronic safety and environmental instrumentation, announced that it has opened its third international sales office for gas detection products in Singapore and named Adrian Low as its director of regional sales for Asia.
"We are seeing significant gas detection product sales growth in our international markets and now have offices in Dubai for Middle East and India; Dallas, Texas for Latin America; and Singapore for the Asia region," said Gordon R. Arnold, president and chief executive officer. The Asia region includes Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, the countries in South East Asia and Australia.
In joining Sierra Monitor, Adrian Low brings 31 years of sales and management experience and a strong knowledge of the Asia region. Over the past 18 years, his activities were directly related to gas detection product sales. Mr. Low holds diplomas and certificates in marketing, electrical engineering and instrumentation and control.
Sierra Monitor's gas detection devices and systems are designed to detect hazardous gases such as combustible gas, oxygen deficiencies and toxic gases before they reach dangerous levels. The Company's detection systems have advanced data communication capabilities that enable them to interface to centrally located control systems.
About Sierra Monitor Corporation
Sierra Monitor Corporation designs, manufactures and sells electronic safety and environmental instrumentation. The company's unique protocol translator product lines enable communication between disparate electronic systems overcoming protocol language barriers. By enabling communication between central building automation systems and many electronic subsystems, such as fire panels, chillers and air handlers, Sierra Monitor assists with the integration of energy saving building automation systems. The company's products improve the safety and comfort of workers while contributing to climate and natural resource protection. Sierra Monitor's intelligent hazardous gas detection systems can be found in a broad range of applications including US Navy ships, wastewater treatment facilities, refineries, offshore oil platforms, chemical plants, parking garages and underground telephone vaults providing 24/7 protection of personnel and facilities.
The Company's vision is to capitalize on the expanding worldwide demand for knowledge-based products and services that improve operational performance, productivity, efficiency and safety in building automation, industrial, and military applications, while reducing demands on resources and energy consumption.