New News information at Homeland Security Technology New and updated information from News listed on en-us New News information at Homeland Security Technology Peraton selected to sustain security screening equipment of US DHS and TSA US-based Peraton has been awarded a $578m contract to help sustain the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Transportation Security Administration’s (TSA) security screening equipment. Sun, 15 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Italy’s Fincantieri delivers two patrol vessels to Bangladesh Coast Guard Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has handed over two offshore patrol vessels (OPVs) to the Bangladesh Coast Guard (BCG) during a ceremony at its shipyard in Muggiano (La Spezia). Tue, 10 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Costa Rican Coast Guard to receive two former cutters from US The US Coast Guard (USCG) has delivered two former multi-mission Island-class 110ft-long patrol boats, Long Island and Roanoke Island, to the Costa Rican coast guard in Caldera, Costa Rica. Tue, 10 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Saab secures $16.8m order from US Navy for AMB and MMR Defense and security company Saab has secured a $16.8m order from the US Navy to provide the Sea Giraffe Agile Multi Beam (AMB) and Multi-Mode Radar (MMR). Sun, 08 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Royal Thai Police receives H175 helicopter from Airbus Helicopters The Royal Thai Police has secured two H175 helicopters from Airbus Helicopters, becoming the first to operate the newest rotorcraft in the Asia Pacific region. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Keel laid for Indian Coast Guard’s second new OPV The Indian Coast Guard has laid the keel for its newest coast guard offshore patrol vessel (CGOPV) at Goa Shipyard, marking the commencement of the vessel's construction. Thu, 05 Oct 2017 23:00:00 GMT Ofcom directed to enable security agencies to access information to stop safe space for criminal communications The UK Security Minister has directed Ofcom to ensure security and intelligence agencies, law enforcement and other emergency services have access to the information they need to keep the public safe. Tue, 26 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Indra conducts initial demonstration of prototype of optionally manned vessel Indra has conducted an initial demonstration of the prototype of an optionally manned vessel at the Rande inlet of Ría de Vigo in Spain. Sun, 24 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Lockheed receives production order to deliver additional C-130J for USCG Lockheed Martin has received a production order, worth approximately $63.5m, from the US Air Force (USAF) for the manufacture of an additional C-130J Super Hercules long-range surveillance aircraft for the US Coast Guard (USCG). Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT UK grants new funding for counter-terrorism policing The UK Government has granted £24m in additional funding to support counter-terrorism policing efforts. Mon, 18 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Canadian Coast Guard to name first Bay-class SAR lifeboat as Conception Bay Canadian minister of fisheries Dominic LeBlanc has revealed that the Canadian Coast Guard’s first Bay-class search and rescue (SAR) lifeboat will be named after Conception Bay in Newfoundland and Labrador. Sun, 17 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Red Hat, Kryptowire to advance mobile application lifecycle security for US DHS The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has contracted Red Hat and Kryptowire to advance mobile application lifecycle security. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Metropolitan Police Service of London selects Box to manage content in cloud The Metropolitan Police Service of London (the Met) has selected cloud content management provider Box to empower its workforce to work in smarter ways to fight crime. Wed, 13 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT USCG receives 25th FRC Jacob Poroo in Florida The United States Coast Guard (USCG) has received the 25th fast response cutter (FRC), Jacob Poroo, in Key West, Florida. Sun, 10 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Virginia Beach Police Aviation to receive new MD 530F aircraft US-based Virginia Beach Police Department, Helicopter Operations Aviation Unit has procured a new MD 530F aircraft. Mon, 04 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Tyonek to deliver Minotaur PODS and kits for USCG’s HC-144B aircraft The US Coast Guard (USCG) has awarded a contract to TFab Defense Systems (TFD) to manufacture and deliver Minotaur mission system operator consoles (PODS) for installation on its HC-144B Ocean Sentry medium-range surveillance aircraft. Sun, 03 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT US CBP contracts Rockwell Collins for its ARINC Border Management Solutions The US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has awarded a contract to Rockwell Collins for its ARINC Border Management Solutions, in a bid to enhance security and improve passenger processing. Mon, 28 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Coast Guard receives new H-60 bridge tool kit from Varley The US Coast Guard has taken delivery of the new H-60 bridge tool kits from engineering and manufacturing company Varley USA. Sun, 27 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Nigeria Homeland receives new Damen 3307 patrol vessel Nigeria Homeland Integrated Offshore Services has received a new Damen 3307 patrol vessel, Guardian 3. Sun, 27 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Northrop Grumman wins contract extension to provide forensic and biometric capability in UK Northrop Grumman Corporation has secured a two-year extension to its existing contract from the UK Home Office for providing services, systems operations and maintenance for the Forensic and Biometric Interim Capability (FABrIC). Mon, 21 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT