Newtown, PA (January 16, 2012) –AW Electrónica, a leading security company with over 15 years of experience providing security solutions to the oil, gas, petrochemical and commercial industry sectors and Optellios, Inc., a developer and manufacturer of advanced fiber-optic sensing and security systems, have announced the signing of a reseller agreement for the sale of FiberPatrol perimeter intrusion detection systems in the Republic of Colombia in South America. “We are very pleased to cooperate with Optellios,” said Wilson Cuartas, President of AW Electrónica. “The FiberPatrol sensor system is an ideal solution for our clients based on its detection capabilities and intrinsically safe characteristic which are critical in the oil, gas and petrochemical markets we serve.” Brian Freeman, Vice President of Sales for Optellios states that “The agreement with AW Electrónica will allow us to participate in a growing international market with a partner who is well respected based on their abilities and proven track record in industries where our products have proven success.”
The FiberPatrol sensors, which can be fence, wall mounted, or buried, feature cut immunity, intrusion location and are impervious to electromagnetic, radio frequency and lightning interference.
AW Electronica is a leading supplier of Process Instrumentation, Fire and Gas Detection, Security Systems, and specialized services to major oil, gas, petrochemical, and industrial clients in Colombia. With offices in Bogota, Colombia, and Houston, Texas, USA, they have for more than 15 years provided systems and services from the most respected manufacturers in these key industries, gaining recognition as a leader in the industry nationwide. For more information, visit www.awelectronica.com
Optellios, Inc., a leading U.S.-based fiberoptic technology company, is a provider of advanced solutions for sensing, security, and communication. Its FiberPatrol® line of security products leverages company's pioneering patented fiberoptic sensor technologies to provide the most advanced and cost effective security solutions for military bases, airports, power plants, water treatment facilities, pipelines, secure data networks, and other critical infrastructures and high-value assets. For more information, visit www.optellios.com.