2000- the Future of Security 2001 ASSA launches the ASSA CLIQ, a technological platform for intelligent cylinders – the first joint development project in ASSA ABLOY. A CLIQ lock can have very advanced features.In the same year, ASSA ABLOY participates in the Volvo Ocean Race, dramatically increasing awareness of the company among millions worldwide. In January 2000, ASSA, Inc. opened a new facility in New Haven, CT. Occupying more than 5,000 square feet of manufacturing and administration space along Long Island Sound, ASSA, Inc. increased its production capabilities with state of the art machinery and assembly equipment. Great advancements in electronics are a common theme in the first decade of the new century. Released in 2013, the ASSA CLIQ Remote system was developed with a focus on the customer’s remote security, administration and bottom line. The innovative ASSA CLIQ Remote is yet another example of why ASSA continues to be the world’s leader in high security and patented key control solutions.