ABOUT SIERRA MONITOR, AN MSA COMPANY

Driving the Industrial IoT (IIoT) revolution

Sierra Monitor, an MSA Company addresses the industrial and commercial facilities management market with Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions that target facility automation and facility safety requirements. Our distinguished track record in industrial sensing and automation with IoT technologies such as wireless, cloud connectivity and data services put us at the forefront of the emerging IIoT trend.

Our brand of FieldServer protocol gateways and SMC Device Cloud target the facility automation segment and are used by OEMs and system integrators to enable local and remote monitoring and control. With more than 200,000 products, supporting over 140 protocols, installed in commercial and industrial facilities, FieldServer is the industry’s leading multi-protocol gateway.

Sierra Monitor’s Sentry IT flame and gas detection solutions address the facilities safety segment. Our Sentry IT branded controllers, sensor modules, and software are used by safety managers to protect facility personnel and assets across thousands of facilities such as natural gas vehicle fueling and maintenance stations, wastewater treatment plants, oil and gas refineries and pipelines, parking garages, and underground telephone vaults.

 
Gustavo Lopez

Gustavo Lopez

General Manager and Integration Leader

Gustavo Lopez is the General Manager for MSA’s Software as a Service and Portable Gas Detection businesses and Integration Leader for the Sierra Monitor acquisition. As general manager, Gustavo over...

Gustavo Lopez

General Manager and Integration Leader

Gustavo Lopez is the General Manager for MSA’s Software as a Service and Portable Gas Detection businesses and Integration Leader for the Sierra Monitor acquisition. As general manager, Gustavo oversees a broad range of product group responsibilities, both short- and long-term, including managing product offerings and product positioning, establishing product launch pricing, driving operating margin performance, managing all voice-of-customer activities, establishing product development priorities, and enhancing MSA’s global technical selling capabilities.

Bennie de Wet

Bennie de Wet

Chief Technology Officer / MD - SMC South Africa

Bennie de Wet leads Sierra Monitor Corporation’s product and technology development activities and is the managing director for Sierra Monitor South Africa.  He has been instrumental in de...

Bennie de Wet

Chief Technology Officer / MD - SMC South Africa

Bennie de Wet leads Sierra Monitor Corporation’s product and technology development activities and is the managing director for Sierra Monitor South Africa.  He has been instrumental in developing Sierra Monitor’s Sentry IT and FieldServer product lines over the last 15 years. Bennie has worked for over 25 years across all areas of industrial control, encompassing all aspects of the stack from embedded development of protocol drivers to design of controller logic to web services and cloud connectivity. Bennie started his career at Kentron and De Beers. Bennie holds a Bachelor's degree in Electronics Engineering with Honors from the University of Pretoria.

Michael C. Farr

Michael C. Farr

Vice President of Operations

Michael Farr has served as Vice President of Operations at Sierra Monitor Corporation since 1986, having joined the company in 1983 as Operations Manager. He holds a BA in Mathematics from the Univers...

Michael C. Farr

Vice President of Operations

Michael Farr has served as Vice President of Operations at Sierra Monitor Corporation since 1986, having joined the company in 1983 as Operations Manager. He holds a BA in Mathematics from the University of California, Los Angeles. Prior to joining Sierra Monitor, Michael held management positions in Signetics Semiconductor Co. and Advanced Micro Devices. His strong production control and operations management background resulted in the company’s attainment of ISO-9001 registration for the company's quality system, and has supported the company’s growth through multiple transitions of the company’s supply chain process, partners, and systems.

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