Charleston Seaport Agencies Train with Cruise Ship Industry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations, at Charleston seaport joined with local, state, federal law enforcement and emergency services agencies for training onboard the Carnival Ecstasy cruise...
The goal of the two-day technical industry meeting is to help define the current state of the art for ETDs, share current research results, and encourage discussion of the trace community for future technology areas to explore to improve the detection of trace explosives. (Image courtesy of FLIR Systems)

DHS S&T Sponsors Advanced Trace Detection Systems Dev’t Industry Day

DHS S&T is sponsoring a two-day technical industry meeting in the area of trace explosive detection capabilities for use in the Homeland Security Enterprise. Explosives trace detection is frequently used as a...
When activated, McMurdo's FastFind 220 transmits a distress signal that helps search and rescue authorities respond rapidly. (Photo by McMurdo Group)

Coast Guard Activates Option for McMurdo Emergency Beacons

The US Coast Guard (USCG) has activated its first option year on its contract with McMurdo, a competitor in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards, for up to 16,000 FastFind® 220...
The Stingray UUV Interceptor System consists of a net that is rapidly deployable in front of a hostile UUV or other underwater threat (swimmer, self-propelled mine, etc.) to keep ports, harbors and high value assets, safe from underwater threats.

Maritime Arresting Technologies Competes in ‘ASTORS’ Awards

Maritime Arresting Technologies is pleased to announce that the company's Stingray Unmanned Underwater Vessel (UUV) Interceptor Net has been nominated to compete in the 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program. Maritime Arresting Technologies was recognized...
The crew of an MH-60S Seahawk, attached to the "Sea Knights" of Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron (HSC) 22 escort a patient on the flightdeck of the hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) during a medical evacuation while the ship is in Puerto Rico to provide humanitarian assistance throughout the area. (Image courtesy of the U.S. Navy by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Danny Ray Nunez Jr.)

USNS Comfort Responds to Hosp Generator Failure in PR (Multi-Video)

The Mercy-class Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) in San Juan, Puerto Rico, received five critical patients around 8 p.m. Oct. 4, from Ryder Memorial Hospital in Humacao,...
The patent pending AMICO Chameleon Bracket System enables you to upgrade an existing low security chain link fence, a Unified AMIGUARD Curtain Wall Perimeter Barrier at a Fraction of the Cost and Time - of a Complete Replacement, utilizing existing fence posts.

AMICO Chameleon: Complete High-Security Upgrade at Fraction of Cost

The large footprint of a port requires an ever increasing level of security as different type’s of vessels traffic in and out of their port of call. In order to effectively protect...
The future USS Little Rock (LCS 9), the fifth Freedom-variant LCS delivered to the U.S. Navy, underway during Acceptance Trials in Lake Michigan on August 25, 2017. The future USS Little Rock (LCS 9) will be commissioned in Buffalo later this year.

US Navy Accepts Future USS Little Rock (See Her in Action, Video)

Lockheed Martin and Fincantieri Marinette Marine have delivered the future USS Little Rock (LCS 9) to the U.S. Navy. The future USS Little Rock, the fifth Freedom-variant LCS built by Lockheed Martin...
MEOSAR Satellite Ground System In Action - More lives saved. Faster. Greater Efficiency.

MEOSAR – More Lives Saved, Faster – in ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program

When someone requires search and rescue (SAR) assistance, every minute counts. In the next few years the world of search and rescue will be revolutionized with MEOSAR, offering near instantaneous signal detection...
Q-Guard features Multi-LiDAR Fusion™, Quanergy's proprietary smart technology that combines multiple LiDARs into a single unified point cloud, for tracking unique objects in complex environments.

Q-Guard in ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards (Learn More)

Quanergy, the leading provider of LiDAR sensors and smart sensing solutions, is delighted to announce their Q-Guard has been nominated to compete in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. Q-Guard is...
The New VersaPNT is the first all-in-one, always-accurate positioning, navigation and timing solution that delivers reliable performance beyond the limitations of GPS.

Spectracom New VersaPNT in ‘ASTORS’ Awards (Learn More, Video)

Spectracom is pleased to announce the company's New VersaPNT has been nominated to compete in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program. Debuting at AUSA on October 9, 2017, VersaPNT is the...