Cross-Fire & Security Co., Inc., a full-service life safety company that specializes in the design, creation and installation of safety systems, has purchased Alarm & Suppression Inc. Cross-Fire is a platform owned by AE Industrial Partners, LP, a private equity firm focused on aerospace, defense, space, power and specialty industrial markets.

A&S is a provider of fire alarm, suppression, extinguishers, and security and life safety systems. The firm provides sales, installation, service and inspection of fire and life safety systems in New York and Vermont.

“I am excited for all of us at A&S to join the Cross-Fire team,” said A&S owner Tom Murray. “Our new partnership will provide the A&S team with ample opportunities as part of a growing, national organization. With their backing, we will gain additional resources to continue our leadership in the fire and life safety business.”