The OpEx assessed first responder technologies that addressed the region’s public safety capability gaps to help ready agencies for the World Games 2021 and unexpected natural disasters. S&T also partnered with industry to provide vendors the opportunity to receive operational feedback about their technology from first responders.

Putting Next-Gen Techs in the Hands of Birmingham First Responders

Imagine a hot, balmy day in August as fans gather for the University of Alabama football game day opener at the packed Legion Field Stadium in Birmingham, Alabama. Two minutes into...

FLIR identiFINDER R100 in AST Homeland Security Awards (Video)

The FLIR identiFINDER® R100 personal radiation detector is the latest addition to the industry-leading identiFINDER R-Series handheld radiation security solutions. The belt-worn R100 integrates networking capabilities to safeguard first responders, law enforcement,...

SDI on “America’s Airports: The Threat from Within” (Learn More – Video)

Yesterday, the Majority Staff of the House Homeland Security Committee released a new report entitled, “America’s Airports: The Threat From Within.” This report is the result of a 2-year long investigation conducted by...

DARPA Advances in Turning Deadly Chemicals into Harmless Dirt (Video)

A DARPA program which is developing a field-deployable system for onsite neutralization of bulk stores of chemical warfare agents (CWA) has successfully demonstrated a novel waterless soil-scrubbing technology that safely neutralized...

SENSR Team Gets Green Light for Spectrum Analysis

A team made up of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the Department of Defense (DoD), the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) received approval and...

Agilent Acquires Raman Spectroscopy Innovator, Cobalt Light Sys (Video)

Agilent Technologies has acquired Cobalt Light Systems, a competitor in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, and a provider of highly differentiated Raman spectroscopic instruments for the pharmaceutical industry, applied markets,...

‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program Updates – Be In It to Win It

Time is running out to finalize your award nominations for the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. Official Entry Nomination Closing Date: Sept. 22, 2017 The 'ASTORS' are organized to recognize the most...
Dr. Dan Cavicchio, Block's Executive Chairman and Co-Owner

Block Chosen for $8B JPEO-CBD Contract for CBRN (Learn More)

Block MEMS, has been selected to participate in an $8,276,161,000 contract for Joint Enterprise Research, Development, Acquisition, Production and Procurement (JE-RDAP) program to support research, development and sale of chemical, biological,...
Smiths Detection

Key to Protecting First Responders in the Opioid Epidemic (Must-See Video)

By Dr. Michael Frunzi and Pauline Leary, Ph.D. The opioid epidemic has rapidly emerged not only as a massive public health emergency but also as a significant national security threat. Foreign manufacture and cross-border...
Empowered with multi-role capabilities and simultaneous air and surface surveillance, you can rely on the Sea Giraffe radars and Saab’s thinking edge to provide the awareness required to protect your ship and secure your superiority.

Saab Sea Giraffe Multi-Mode Radar Selected for US Navy Ships (Video)

Saab will supply the Sea Giraffe AMB Multi Mode Radar (MMR) for the Navy’s Expeditionary Sea Base (ESB) class ship USNS Hershel "Woody" Williams, ESB 4. A new U.S. Navy order also...