Manufacturers of the HIT-NOT Proximity Detection System
Frederick Energy Products, L.L.C. - 1769 Jeff Road - Huntsville, AL 35806 -
Frederick Energy Products, LLC (FEP) is a technology company, formed by Larry D.
Frederick in 1995 using hand-picked, proven technical people who worked on major
space projects that he managed.
Two other companies Geosteering Mining Services, LLC (GMS) and Frederick Mining Controls,
LLC (FMC) were subsequently formed, comprising the Frederick Companies.
The Frederick Companies developed and patented technologies that include gamma radiation
detectors for the oil and gas drilling industry and the HIT-NOT® Family of proximity
protection systems to warn against collisions between moving vehicles and pedestrians
and between moving vehicles.
A brief history of the development of HITNOT® technology is offered by selecting
“Historical Milestones” above.
Select the “HITNOT Website” button at left for Animations, technical details and
options for proximity protection systems offered by FEP for non-mining applications.
According to OSHA, forklifts strike pedestrians everyday, resulting in 100 deaths
annually or one death every 3 days. Serious injuries number over 90,000.