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Wed, 2010-02-10 03:33 PM
Rockville, MD-based MELE Associates Inc., which describes itself as a minority / veteran-owned small business, has opened a Homeland Security and Intelligence division.And Richard G. Irwin, a a...
Wed, 2010-02-10 02:05 PM
While the current market for security, law-enforcement and first-responder robots stands at $203 million, and the typical first-responder robot costs around $50,000, the “costs of robots are expected...
Tue, 2010-02-09 04:12 PM
Congress recently passed and presented to President Obama for his signature a bill that would strengthen the nation’s “nuclear forensics” capabilities, so specialists could determine the origin of...
Mon, 2010-02-08 05:10 PM
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The Pacific Northwest National Laboratory has issued a solicitation for a second generation mobile radiation detection system that can screen cargo containers at seaports for nuclear or radiological...
Mon, 2010-02-08 12:54 PM
The Homeland Security (HLS) market has continued its rapid growth in spite of the global economic slowdown, and is expected to “remain strong” in 2010, according to research and consulting firm Frost...
Mon, 2010-02-08 12:40 PM
New York City-based Suspect Detection Systems Inc., a developer of counter terror and crime prevention technology, has named Gil Boosidan CEO and Yoav Krill chairman of the board of directors....
Mon, 2010-02-08 12:37 PM
Tewksbury, MA-based Raytheon Company reports that it has won a $4.3 million contract from DHS to develop next-generation panels that can scan rail cars to detect nuclear weapons and other materials....
Fri, 2010-02-05 01:25 PM
The first-ever Quadrennial Homeland Security Review (QHSR), mandated by Congress and intended to “outline the strategic framework to guide the activities of participants in homeland security toward a...
Fri, 2010-02-05 10:15 AM
The Department of Homeland Security’s Science & Technology Directorate and its Domestic Nuclear Detection Office will present a free two-day Webcast on February 9 and 10 which will focus on...
Tue, 2010-02-02 03:29 PM
Despite official murmurings a few months ago that the fiscal year 2011 budget request for DHS might decline slightly, the budget package unveiled on February 1 actually shows a three percent increase...
Tue, 2010-02-02 01:14 PM
Seattle, WA-based Applied Technical Systems (ATS) reports that it has been awarded a $13 million task order to design, build and manage the common digital sensor architecture (CDSA) core system for...
Mon, 2010-02-01 12:31 PM
Princeton Security Technologies, Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary, Princeton Gamma-Tech Instruments (PGT), has signed a distribution agreement with Technology Experts Co. in Riyadh, Saudi...

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By Chris Combs Almost every commercial diving company is now employing an ROV in some part of their operation. Most recognize the ROV is not a replacement for the diver, but rather a tool to help make his job safer, faster and easier. Inspecting a site with a remote controlled vehicle before sending someone below, allows both diver and topside personnel to better understand the working environment, nature and extent of the job.
Washington, DC, September 11 - Today, the nation marks the 14th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks that took the lives of some 3,000 Americans. In the 14 years that have passed, the world has become an even more dangerous place, while in many ways our defenses against another major terrorist attack have been weakened, warns the Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR).
Tucson, AZ, July 27 - The "Bomb Boat" is ferry workers' nickname for the MV Sankaty, which carries fuel tanker trucks. It docks next to the passenger ferry Island Home, which can carry up to 1,000 passengers, according to Stephen Jones, Special Projects Director of Physicians for Civil Defense.
by Petty Officer 2nd Class Nate Littlejohn
 

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