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    The history of TAC

    With a 80-year history in building management, security and energy efficiency solutions, TAC by Schneider Electric built itself as an industry leader through innovation and customer satisfaction.

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    Founded in 1925 in Stokholm, Sweden, the company grew through acquisitions and partnerships, bringing major innovations to the market. Schneider Electric acquired TAC in 2003 and, in 2009, TAC's products, services and solutions were migrated to the Schhneider Electric brand.

    Milestone Dates

    • 1925 The company is founded as Tour Agenturer in Stockholm, Sweden. It produces draught regulators and radiator valves.
    • 1962 Tour Agenturer introduces the first transistorized heating regulator.
    • 1980s Tour & Andersson extend its offer to include an integrated access control system the Mirco 7 IBM PC-based control system.
    • 1994 The company releases TAC Vista and moves towards open systems architecture.
    • 1996 TA Control releases TAC Xenta, a programmable control system featuring graphical programming.
    • 2000 The TAC Group is created after a successful merger with CSI, a US company, to provide world-class building IT solutions and services.
    • 2003 Schneider Electric acquires TAC Group.
    • 2007 The company is merged with Pelco by Schneider Electric.

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