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Expanding Healthcare and Access Control

The conversion of existing facilities to medical housing is a priority. American Direct is your partner as the threat of COVID-19 places additional pressure on infrastructure to accommodate the need for medical housing. The Federal Government is considering retasking campus and private facility housing for emergency use in the university and DOD sectors. Rapid [...]

By |2020-03-27T14:33:07-05:00March 26th, 2020|AccessNsite, Commercial, Education, Government, Healthcare, Hospitality, Multifamily, News|Comments Off on Expanding Healthcare and Access Control

CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020

Last week, AccessNsite by American Direct exhibited at the CONEXPO 2020 in Las Vegas, NV. CONEXPO-CON/AGG is North America’s largest construction trade show. Held every three years in Las Vegas, this massive event features the latest equipment advances and newest technology applications in every aspect of construction. Our exhibit staff greeted thousands [...]

By |2020-03-18T14:28:17-05:00March 18th, 2020|AccessNsite, News|Comments Off on CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020

The Total 28/8 Security Solution

For each opening in a building, there are dozens of Division 8 components. From frames to locks and everything in between, it can be overwhelming to try and coordinate with an array of subcontractors, each responsible for a different phase of delivery, installation, and integration. Add Division 28 requirements on top of that and [...]

By |2020-03-12T08:30:59-05:00March 12th, 2020|AccessNsite, Commercial, Education, Government, Healthcare, Hospitality, Multifamily|Comments Off on The Total 28/8 Security Solution

Visit AccessNsite by American Direct at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020

We’ll be at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020 in Vegas March 10-14 talking with professionals and showing how American Direct gives peace of mind at every touchpoint. At American Direct, we provide solutions as simple as the door install and as complex as an integrated electronic security system. ​​​We design, source, install, integrate, monitor, and maintain every [...]

By |2020-03-11T14:42:30-05:00March 6th, 2020|AccessNsite, News, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Visit AccessNsite by American Direct at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020

3 Definitive Trends for Contact Hardware

by Byron Whetstone, American Direct President and CEO For some time, I have commented on the catalytic transformation in business from what Thomas Friedman has called the “4th Industrial Revolution” and another phrase he has coined as the “age of accelerations”. The reference is at once an allusion to the amazing changes that have [...]

By |2020-01-22T13:56:34-06:00January 22nd, 2020|AccessNsite, Industry Insights, Total Access|Comments Off on 3 Definitive Trends for Contact Hardware

Belmont Village Senior Living

by Juliette B. Bradley It used to be that when senior Chicagoans could no longer age in place at home, or when they were ready to live in a more social environment, they had to look for options in the suburbs. Today, the majority of Chicago’s high-end senior living communities are in or near [...]

By |2020-01-22T09:26:29-06:00January 22nd, 2020|AccessNsite, Healthcare, Multifamily, Project Profile, Total Access|Comments Off on Belmont Village Senior Living

St. Anthony’s Senior Living

by Juliette B. Bradley St. Anthony’s Senior Living is located in Brookside, a charming historic neighborhood in the center of Kansas City, MO. The neighborhood is within a few blocks of the quaint Waldo and Country Club Plaza shopping districts. The building is on Troost Avenue, one of the major streets in Kansas City, [...]

By |2020-01-21T09:14:05-06:00January 21st, 2020|AccessNsite, Healthcare, Multifamily, Project Profile, Total Access|Comments Off on St. Anthony’s Senior Living

University Of Houston: University Officials Prefer A Holistic Approach To Campus Security

by Juliette B. Bradley Founded in 1927, the University of Houston (UH) is the leading public research university in Houston and the third largest university in Texas. In 2018, UH enrolled 46,324 students per semester in 261 undergraduate and graduate academic programs — both on campus and online. The UH System comprises four universities and [...]

By |2020-01-13T10:38:32-06:00January 13th, 2020|AccessNsite, Education, Project Profile, Total Access|Comments Off on University Of Houston: University Officials Prefer A Holistic Approach To Campus Security

NEW Issue of Total Access Magazine Available Now!

Total Access Magazine is your source for the latest news, resources, and insights on totally integrated security solutions at the door opening. Read about the latest developments in the access control industry. The convergence of Division 28 and 8 is opening opportunities for a new type of security service provider capable of [...]

By |2020-01-09T13:31:00-06:00January 9th, 2020|AccessNsite, Industry Insights, News, Total Access, Uncategorized|Comments Off on NEW Issue of Total Access Magazine Available Now!