Homeland Security Technology-Updates The latest content updates from the www.homelandsecurity-technology.com web site http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/ en-us http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/ Homeland Security Technology-Updates http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/content/images/logo_big.gif UK grants new additional funding for counter-terrorism policing http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsuk-grants-new-additional-funding-for-counter-terrorism-policing-5928322 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsuk-grants-new-additional-funding-for-counter-terrorism-policing-5928322 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 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newscanadian-coast-guard-to-name-first-bay-class-sar-lifeboat-as-conception-bay-5928283 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newscanadian-coast-guard-to-name-first-bay-class-sar-lifeboat-as-conception-bay-5928283 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 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsred-hat-kryptowire-to-advance-mobile-application-lifecycle-security-for-dhs-5927271 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsred-hat-kryptowire-to-advance-mobile-application-lifecycle-security-for-dhs-5927271 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 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsmetropolitan-police-service-of-london-selects-box-to-manage-content-in-cloud-5927269 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsmetropolitan-police-service-of-london-selects-box-to-manage-content-in-cloud-5927269 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 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsuscg-receives-25th-frc-jacob-poroo-in-florida-5927348 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsuscg-receives-25th-frc-jacob-poroo-in-florida-5927348 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 ApexO to Exhibit at DSEI 2017 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/contractors/security-systems/apexo-ballistics/pressapexo-exhibit-dsei-2017.html http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/contractors/security-systems/apexo-ballistics/pressapexo-exhibit-dsei-2017.html Canadian-based consulting services provider ApexO will be exhibiting at this year's Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI). Thu, 07 Sep 2017 09:30:00 GMT Virginia Beach Police Aviation to receive new MD 530F aircraft http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsvirginia-beach-police-aviation-to-receive-new-md-530f-aircraft-5927230 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsvirginia-beach-police-aviation-to-receive-new-md-530f-aircraft-5927230 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 SkyArcher Counter-Drone System http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/security-systems/skyarcher-counter-drone-system/ http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/security-systems/skyarcher-counter-drone-system/ The SkyArcher Counter-Drone System is designed to detect and disrupt threats posed by drones. The increasing use of drones for security, commercial, industrial, leisure and agriculture applications has made these commercially available drones gain va… Sun, 03 Sep 2017 23:00:00 GMT Tyonek to deliver Minotaur PODS and kits for USCG’s HC-144B aircraft http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newstyonek-to-deliver-minotaur-pods-and-kits-for-uscgs-hc-144b-aircraft-5917016 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newstyonek-to-deliver-minotaur-pods-and-kits-for-uscgs-hc-144b-aircraft-5917016 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 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsus-cbp-contracts-rockwell-collins-for-its-arinc-border-management-solutions-5917012 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsus-cbp-contracts-rockwell-collins-for-its-arinc-border-management-solutions-5917012 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 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsus-coast-guard-receives-new-h-60-bridge-tool-kit-from-varley-5916992 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsus-coast-guard-receives-new-h-60-bridge-tool-kit-from-varley-5916992 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 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsnigeria-homeland-receives-new-damen-3307-patrol-vessel-5917004 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsnigeria-homeland-receives-new-damen-3307-patrol-vessel-5917004 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 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsnorthrop-grumman-wins-contract-extension-to-provide-forensic-and-biometric-capability-in-uk-5909274 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsnorthrop-grumman-wins-contract-extension-to-provide-forensic-and-biometric-capability-in-uk-5909274 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 L&T delivers two High Speed Interceptor ships to Indian Coast Guard http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newslt-delivers-high-speed-interceptor-ships-to-indian-coast-guard-5909296 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newslt-delivers-high-speed-interceptor-ships-to-indian-coast-guard-5909296 Larsen & Toubro has delivered two more High Speed Interceptor ships, C-433 and C-434, to Indian Coast Guard at the company’s Kattupalli Shipyard, near Chennai, seven months ahead of contractual schedule. Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Mauritius Police Force acquires new patrol vessel CGS Valiant http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsmauritius-police-force-acquires-new-patrol-vessel-cgs-valiant-5904213 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsmauritius-police-force-acquires-new-patrol-vessel-cgs-valiant-5904213 Mauritius Police Force/National Coast Guard (NCG) has acquired CGS Valiant as step up its maritime surveillance. Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT FEMA awards ICF $20.8m contract to support Radiological Emergency Preparedness Program http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsfema-awards-icf-208m-contract-to-support-radiological-emergency-preparedness-program-5902862 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsfema-awards-icf-208m-contract-to-support-radiological-emergency-preparedness-program-5902862 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded ICF, a global consulting and technology services provider, a contract worth $20.8m to support education and preparedness programmes to protect communities living close to nuclear power plants in … Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT CompassDrone to unveil drone-based mapping programme http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newscompassdrone-to-unveil-drone-based-mapping-programme-5900266 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newscompassdrone-to-unveil-drone-based-mapping-programme-5900266 CompassDrone, a developer of unmanned aerial solutions for data collection, is set to unveil a drone-based mapping solution intended for public safety applications. Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT OSI Systems secures $40m contract to provide security inspection systems and integration support http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsosi-systems-secures-40m-to-provide-security-inspection-systems-and-integration-support-5899032 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsosi-systems-secures-40m-to-provide-security-inspection-systems-and-integration-support-5899032 US-based OSI Systems' security division has secured a contract from an international customer to implement a security scanning programme. Thu, 10 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT Battelle works with Department of Homeland Security to bolster canine teams in US http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsbattelle-works-with-dhs-to-bolster-canine-teams-5899031 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsbattelle-works-with-dhs-to-bolster-canine-teams-5899031 Battelle has teamed up with the US Department of Homeland Security to bolster its network of explosives detection canine teams. Mon, 07 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT USCG announces names of first 11 Heritage-class offshore patrol cutters http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsuscg-announces-names-of-first-11-heritage-class-offshore-patrol-cutters-5901862 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsuscg-announces-names-of-first-11-heritage-class-offshore-patrol-cutters-5901862 The US Coast Guard (USCG) has announced the names of the first 11 Heritage-class offshore patrol cutters (OPCs). Sun, 06 Aug 2017 23:00:00 GMT