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West Coast Fire and Integration

West Coast Fire & Integration reported in 2017 its proud announcement of the opening of our third office: our San Diego County office in Escondido, Californina.

West Coast Fire & Integration acquired SSI (Safeway Security Systems, Inc.) on January 1, 2014. SSI was a full service integration company founded in 1993 and primarily served the Inland Empire region.


This acquisition provides West Coast Fire & Integration, a 20 year industry presence, and a professional staff to build upon. Our product and service offerings will now include servicing all parts of Southern California. The depth of West Coast Fire & Integration resources includes a bonding capacity in excess of $10M to ensure our clients our financial strength and capability to perform on projects regardless of size or technical complexity.

Gene Knust-GraichenWest Coast Fire and Integration is led by President Gene Knust-Graichen, a veteran in the Fire Life Safety and Emergency Communications industry. Gene held senior level executive positions with two of this industry’s most respected NOTIFIER Fire Alarm Integrators and Low Voltage System Suppliers. He brings his 30 plus years of knowledge, experience and relationships to create the industry’s most exciting and innovative company.


Dan ScherneckCEO, Dan Scherneck, a veteran in the Fire Life Safety and Emergency Communications Industry manages day to day administrative activities. Dan held the position of President of the acquired SSI group for twenty years representing the Gamewell-FCI Fire Life Safety products line and Jeron Nurse Call. Dan’s knowledge and experience brings value to the needs of the client and each project while maintaining project schedules, budgets and installation excellence.


West Coast Fire & Integration is headquartered in Orange County, CA and maintains our existing full service office located in the Inland Empire.


West Coast Fire & Integration offers a complete line of Fire Alarm and Life Safety, Access Control, Security, CCTV, Nurse Call, Voice/Data and Emergency Communication products.

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