University of Texas at San Antonio Selects Cooper Notification's WAVES for Its Outdoor Emergency Notification System

SARASOTA, Fla. , June 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Cooper Notification, a platform of Cooper Industries, Ltd., (NYSE: CBE) announced today that the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) has selected Cooper Notification's WAVES (Wireless Audio Visual...

"It is our priority to ensure each campus is prepared in the event of an emergency or disaster. Whether you have a small, contained college campus or a large university system with multiple locations, we can meet your campus needs. We are proud that UTSA has chosen our MNS solution, enabling UTSA safety officials to rapidly alert the entire campus and surrounding community, and efficiently control response before, during and after any type of emergency," said Ken Camarco , President, Cooper Notification .

About Cooper Notification

Cooper Notification, a solution platform of The Cooper Safety Division, is comprised of several businesses with decades of experience and innovation in the development of high quality products and solutions. With the ever present need to protect, alert and inform, Cooper Notification is focused on meeting the growing demand for personnel and property safety. We are the source for notification solutions supporting Fire, Security, Hazardous area, Mass Notification, Voice evacuation and Industrial Signaling applications and operating under the powerful global brands of Fulleon, MEDC, Roam Secure, SAFEPATH, WAVES and Wheelock . For more information, visit the web site at

About Cooper Industries

Cooper Industries, Ltd. (NYSE: CBE) is a global manufacturer with 2007 revenues of $5.9 billion, approximately 87% of which are from electrical products. Founded in 1833, Cooper's sustained level of success is attributable to a constant focus on innovation, evolving business practices while maintaining the highest ethical standards, and meeting customer needs. The Company has eight operating divisions with leading market share positions and world-class products and brands including: Bussmann electrical and electronic fuses; Crouse-Hinds and CEAG explosion-proof electrical equipment; Halo and Metalux lighting fixtures; and Kyle and McGraw-Edison power systems products. With this broad range of products, Cooper is uniquely positioned for several long-term growth trends including the global infrastructure build- out, the need to improve the reliability and productivity of the electric grid, the demand for higher energy-efficient products and the need for improved electrical safety. In 2007, sixty percent of total sales were to customers in the industrial and utility end-markets and 34% of total sales were to customers outside the United States . Cooper, which has more than 31,500 employees and manufacturing facilities in 23 countries as of 2007, is incorporated in Bermuda with administrative headquarters in Houston, TX. For more information, visit the web site at

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