We give you the personal attention of a small business that delivers big corporate results!
Great Lakes Building Systems (GLBS) is a leading regional integrator of Fire Safety & Commercial Security Systems in Buffalo, Rochester & Syracuse, NY. Our products and services include the design, engineering, installation and service of engineered Fire Safety & Security Systems. Key systems and services include: Fire Suppression Systems, Fire Alarm Systems, Mass Notification Systems, Security / Intrusion Systems, CCTV, Access Control, IP Security Solutions, 24/7 Service Department, Central Station Monitoring and Code Compliant Inspection / Test to commercial, educational, health care, industrial and retail facilities.
GLBS is a locally owned family business. Our co-founder, company President and CEO- John F. Wojdan has been in the fire protection industry in Western New York for 40 years. Our dedicated and highly trained staff adds even more combined years of experience serving clients in Western and Central New York.
Our commitment to quality and credibility is never-ending. We are approved by the New York State Office of General Services to provide fire and security solutions. We are industry leaders in emergency response times. We continuously invest in making our experienced team even better, providing development such as training by Notifier, Honeywell, Fike, Axis, Vicon, Buckeye and other top industry names. We take great pride in the fact that we have more N.I.C.E.T. certified technicians then all of our competitors combined! We make sure we are current with New York State and federal codes to ensure our customers stay protected, and compliant. We utilize a web-based reporting system to ensure your service is consistent and accurate.
Industry leaders know what Great Lakes Building Systems offers its customers. That’s why Notifier by Honeywell honored us in 2016 as its DISTRIBUTOR OF THE YEAR, choosing us from among 450 Notifier dealers nationwide.
We are passionate about professionalism as well as building and maintaining long-term relationships with business owners and property managers. Whether it’s your manufacturing headquarters, office or a place that tenants call home, our mission is to provide not only the right equipment but the right service to keep you, your employees and your own clients secure.
We realize you have a choice. It’s what reminds us every day, “We must work hard to get your business and even harder to keep it!”