SAN DIEGO, Aug. 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- LRAD Corporation (NASDAQ:LRAD), the world's leading provider of Long Range Acoustic Devices® and advanced ONE VOICE mass notification systems, today announced mass notification orders for a public utility in Texas and a Department of Energy renewable energy facility in Colorado. The orders total $310,000 and include LRAD 360X dual and quad emitter systems, LRAD DS-60 horns, and accessories.
LRAD Corporation is partnering with Tyco SimplexGrinnell to replace an antiquated communication system at a Texas power plant with LRAD ONE VOICE outdoor public address/mass notification systems integrated with indoor communications.
LRAD also received an order to install a ONE VOICE public address/mass communication system at the Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Colorado.
"These facilities selected LRAD ONE VOICE because of its exceptional vocal clarity in high ambient noise environments, reliability and broadcast longevity," commented Tom Brown, President and CEO of LRAD Corporation. "Tyco SimplexGrinnell and other integrators are gaining exposure to LRAD's clear communication solutions enabling us to expand our market and business opportunities. Our advanced life safety systems are becoming recognized as a superior multi-purpose solution for public address and mass notification installations."
Featuring LRAD's industry-leading voice intelligibility, every word in an omnidirectional LRAD 360X broadcast is clearly heard and understood throughout local or large areas. The 360X is built to withstand wind speeds of up to 200 mph, is field upgradeable for added area coverage, and features flexible power options including battery, generator and solar. An optional TCP/IP network control interface is available for remote activation and control of multiple 360X systems from a single location.
LRAD DS-60 horn systems provide highly intelligible, area customizable solutions for remotely operated public address, mass notification, and life safety communication with 60° broadcast directionality. LRAD's compact, high efficiency amplifier solutions include an Ethernet based audio streaming device that enables exceptionally clear live or recorded message transmission across a TCP/IP network.
About LRAD Corporation
LRAD Corporation designs, manufactures and markets Long Range Acoustic Devices® and advanced ONE VOICE™ mass notification systems to save lives on both sides of its proprietary products. LRAD® systems are in service in more than 70 countries around the world in diverse applications including mass notification and public address, fixed and mobile defense deployments, maritime security, critical infrastructure and perimeter security, commercial security, border and port security, law enforcement and emergency responder communications, asset protection, and wildlife control and preservation. For more information about the Company and its LRAD systems, please visit www.lradx.com.
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