Legrand, West Hartford, Conn., said it would acquire On-Q Technologies Inc., known as On-Q Home, Harrisburg, Pa. On-Q is a major player in the residential structured wiring/home automation market.
On-Q Home and Legrand's Greyfox business unit will be brought together to form On-Q/Legrand, a provider of solutions for the connected home market. Greyfox, has been a business unit of Pass & Seymour/Legrand since 2001.
Since it was founded in 1999, On-Q Home, a privately-held corporation, has experienced a compound annual growth rate of 25 percent. On-Q Home develops and markets systems for shared broadband Internet access, wireless connections, multi-room audio and video distribution, home theaters, and home controls for lighting, heating/cooling and security.