Automation Research Group and REX Company Partners with EcoGroup USA for the Development of the IAQ Sensor Monitoring System

“Saving Lives is Our Goal and Passion”, Greg Shiffner, CEO of EcoGroup USA

EcoGroup USA is pleased to announce a technology collaboration with Automation Research Group of Pennsylvania and REX Company of Delaware for the development of the IAQ monitoring system that is part of EcoSense Platforms™.

The IAQ monitoring system will utilize advanced sensors and proprietary wireline architecture to record and securely transmit the data-driven process while simplifying the field installation without going through expensive new wiring or unstable wireless networks.

Automation Research Group (ARG) has over 25 years of product development experience in product development, system architecture, and software design expertise. REX Company has pioneered developments in sustainable technology, remote sensing, and smart infrastructure. REX implements an innovative approach that is essential in this collaborative effort.

CEO of EcoGroup USA Gregory Shiffner said, “This partnership with one of the cutting edge firms working out of the Pennovation Center located in Philadelphia, PA, a unique atmosphere that promotes collaboration, creativity, and productivity for innovators from all disciplines. ARG and REX have enabled us to quickly bridge the gap between our IAQ IT hardware, which includes multiple sensors, and our proprietary monitoring platforms while simultaneously developing several next-generation devices. ARG and REX fill out EcoGroup USA’S world-class team headed by Ken Echevarria, our VP of Technical Development, and is focused on the completion of our life-saving technology. With ARG and REX, there is a shared passion and vision for delivering a state of the art IAQ solution uniquely capable of safeguarding against microbial threats while monitoring conditions and providing data collection.”

About Rex Company

Rex Company is a USA-based technology company dedicated to bringing innovative engineering solutions to create smart infrastructure by way of harvesting alternative energy and effectively managing progress with sensing, communication, and control devices that redefine connectivity. For more information, please visit

About Automation Research Group

An innovative alternative to wired/wireless building & lighting automation – when new wiring is expensive and wireless is unstable. ARG’s products enable cities and buildings to remotely communicate with and control existing lighting, infrastructure, and sensors without installing any new wired or wireless systems. Their technology allows the implementation of a large area secured private network on existing power lines without having to connect via WiFi, Ethernet, or cellular connections to the internet. For more information, please visit

About EcoGroup USA

EcoGroup USA was established in 2018 on Long Island, NY as a Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) company. In September 2020, EcoGroup USA merged with STAT Holdings, LLC to expand the company’s geographic reach and product offerings, bringing on patented antimicrobial technologies, executive management, a renowned group of scientists, PhDs, and healthcare experts with decades of experience.

EcoGroup USA’s mission is to create spaces in which employees, customers, clients, and residents will be safe from indoor air pathogens. Our technology partners have over 15 years of experience, our team of subject matter experts have been focused on the reduction of harmful viruses, bacteria, and microbes, including SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes the COVID-19 disease.

We provide world-class EPA and FDA registered products and patented antimicrobial technologies, including EcoSense Platforms, a comprehensive antimicrobial approach proven to eliminate 99.9% of microbial germs on surfaces and in the air.

We are a rapidly growing company with corporate locations in Long Island, Staten Island, and Eatontown, NJ. Our remote sales teams are located across the US.

If you would like more information about this topic, please call Greg Shiffner at 732.582.5717, or email at