Founded as a family business in France in 1840, Oldham is one of the leading safety, fire and gas detection companies in the world. Their mission is to save lives, and they bring more than 100 years of experience to every product they manufacture and every system they engineer and install. Oldham specializes in the design and manufacture of fixed gas detection products and systems, resulting in an undiluted focus on maximizing performance, quality and reliability.
Their gas detection products, which meet all major international certification standards, are used in numerous industries. Applications include oil and gas, offshore exploration and production, petrochemical, food and beverage, water treatment, automotive, steel production, liquid natural gas, liquefied petroleum gas, pharmaceutical, power stations and many others.
In 2015, Oldham’s parent company, Industrial Safety Technologies (IST), was purchased by Scott Safety. Scott Safety, a Tyco business, is a premier manufacturer of innovative respiratory and personal protective equipment and safety devices for firefighters, industrial workers, police squads, militaries, homeland security forces, and rescue teams around the world.