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ATEK Access Technologies Partners with Sales Firm to Grow Larco Brand

December 3, 2015
By Business Wire News


ATEK Access Technologies has entered into a partnership with Control Components NW to meet the growing demand for its Larco access technologies products. The firm will be responsible for selling ATEK Access Technologies’ Larco products into new and existing accounts, and identifying new applications for those products.

“Larco is known in the industry for its high-quality access control products, and we are excited to introduce these state-of-the-art solutions to our customers,” said Joe Coates, president of Control Components NW. “Larco products are ideal for rugged industrial applications, which will enhance our capabilities in the machine safety environment.”

Founded in 1978, Control Components NW specializes in building, factory and process automation. Its team is strategically located throughout the Pacific Northwest providing engineering design and technical support to Alaska, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Washington and western Canada.

“Control Components NW’s extensive technology and sales expertise will prove valuable as we push to grow sales in these regions,” said Sherri McDaniel, president of ATEK Access Technologies. “Control Components NW’s proven leadership will help us meet the growing demand for the trusted Larco product line on the west coast.”

Since 1957, Larco has been a leader in access technologies for public entrances. Today, Larco offers a broad range of entry products, from the industry’s most durable mats and automated sensors, to push-plate switches and more.

For more information about ATEK Access Technologies, visit For more information about Larco products, visit

About ATEK Access Technologies

ATEK Access Technologies, LLC is part of the ATEK Companies group of technology and manufacturing businesses. Its industry-leading brands use the power of advanced machine-to-machine (M2M) technologies to provide customers access to superior efficiencies and savings, essential data and systems, improved safety and control, and expert solutions and support. Its brands include Datakey, Larco and TankScan. For more information, visit

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