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 US DoD grants $3.5m to six university teams for reseach on robotics http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsus-dod-grants-35m-to-six-university-teams-for-reseach-on-robotics-5877125 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsus-dod-grants-35m-to-six-university-teams-for-reseach-on-robotics-5877125 The Department of Defense (DoD) has granted around $3.5m to six US university teams for study on robotics for disaster relief. Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT US Coast Guard exercises structural enhancement option with Vigor Marine for second NSC http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsus-coast-guard-exercises-structural-enhancement-option-with-vigor-marine-for-second-nsc-5875546 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsus-coast-guard-exercises-structural-enhancement-option-with-vigor-marine-for-second-nsc-5875546 The US Coast Guard has exercised a contract option with shipbuilder Vigor Marine for the Structural Enhancement Drydock Availability (SEDA) for the second National Security Cutter (NSC), Coast Guard Cutter Waesche. Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Commuter Air Technology completes aircraft integration work for Arizona Department of Public Safety http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newscommuter-air-technology-finishes-aircraft-integration-for-arizona-department-of-public-safety-5873890 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newscommuter-air-technology-finishes-aircraft-integration-for-arizona-department-of-public-safety-5873890 Commuter Air Technology, an AGC Aerospace & Defense company based in Oklahoma City, has completed a civilian surveillance aircraft integration for the Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS) Aviation Unit under a contract. Mon, 17 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT NEC supplies facial recognition system to South Wales Police http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsnec-supplies-facial-recognition-system-to-south-wales-police-5873284 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsnec-supplies-facial-recognition-system-to-south-wales-police-5873284 NEC Corporation, through its unit NEC Europe, has supplied facial recognition system to South Wales Police in the UK. Thu, 13 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT GPSdome performs airborne tests of cyber device against GPS jamming and spoofing http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsgpsdome-performs-airborne-tests-of-cyber-device-5871905 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsgpsdome-performs-airborne-tests-of-cyber-device-5871905 Cyber company GPSdome, together with Bluebird Aero Systems, has performed successful airborne tests of its cyber device for protection against GPS jamming and spoofing. Tue, 11 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Defence and Homeland Security Brochure http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/security-systems/defence-homeland-security-brochure/ http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/downloads/whitepapers/security-systems/defence-homeland-security-brochure/ ST Electronics is a pioneer and leader in defence electronics, capitalising on our technological expertise and unmatched experience in defence technologies to provide a new generation of defence equipment, systems and solutions. Mon, 10 Jul 2017 09:03:00 GMT SuperneT Unified Communications Suite http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/contractors/security-systems/st-electronics-hs/5499973004001.html http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/contractors/security-systems/st-electronics-hs/5499973004001.html Mon, 10 Jul 2017 08:12:00 GMT Damen Shipyards delivers two SAR 1906 vessels to Turkish Coast Guard http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsdamen-shipyards-delivers-two-sar-1906-vessels-to-turkish-coast-guard-5873226 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsdamen-shipyards-delivers-two-sar-1906-vessels-to-turkish-coast-guard-5873226 Damen Shipyards Group has delivered two SAR 1906 vessels to the Turkish Coast Guard, as part of an agreement signed between the European Union and the International Organization for Migration (IOM). Sun, 09 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT ST Electronics <br> (Info-Comm Systems) </br>-Mission Critical Communications, Integrated Security and Emergency Response Systems http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/contractors/security-systems/st-electronics-hs/ http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/contractors/security-systems/st-electronics-hs/ ST Electronics (Info-Comm Systems) is a leading provider in communications, advanced electronics and info-communications solutions for the homeland security sector. Thu, 06 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT Airbus increase alternate gross weight (AGW) of H145 twin-engine helicopter http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsairbus-increase-alternate-gross-weight-agw-of-h145-twin-engine-helicopter-5859499 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsairbus-increase-alternate-gross-weight-agw-of-h145-twin-engine-helicopter-5859499 Airbus Helicopters is offering H145 twin-engine helicopter with alternate gross weight (AGW) of 3,800kg. Tue, 04 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT OSI Systems to provide maintenance support for security inspection systems http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsosi-systems-to-provide-maintenance-support-for-security-inspection-systems-5865234 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsosi-systems-to-provide-maintenance-support-for-security-inspection-systems-5865234 OSI Systems’ Security division has received order to provide services for security inspection systems. Mon, 03 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT USCG receives 24th fast response cutter from Bollinger Shipyards http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsuscg-receives-24th-fast-response-cutter-from-bollinger-shipyards-5858023 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsuscg-receives-24th-fast-response-cutter-from-bollinger-shipyards-5858023 The US Coast Guard (USCG) has received the 24th Sentinel-class fast response cutter (FRC), USCGC Oliver Berry, from Bollinger Shipyards. Sun, 02 Jul 2017 23:00:00 GMT IARPA contracts SRI to support biometric security systems protection http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsiarpa-contracts-sri-to-support-biometric-security-systems-protection-5857936 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsiarpa-contracts-sri-to-support-biometric-security-systems-protection-5857936 The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity’s (IARPA) National Intelligence Directorate has awarded a contract to SRI International to research and develop a new technology to protect biometric security systems. Thu, 29 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT South Korea Coast Guard receives second S-92 helicopter from Sikorsky http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newssouth-korea-coast-guard-receives-second-s-92-helicopter-from-sikorsky-5855501 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newssouth-korea-coast-guard-receives-second-s-92-helicopter-from-sikorsky-5855501 The South Korea Coast Guard has received a second S-92 helicopter from Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, which is expected to strengthen its search and rescue (SAR) capabilities. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Indian MHA orders comprehensive integrated border management system http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsindia-places-order-for-comprehensive-integrated-border-management-system-5854120 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsindia-places-order-for-comprehensive-integrated-border-management-system-5854120 The Indian Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has placed an order with Tata Power’s Strategic Engineering Division (Tata Power SED) for a comprehensive integrated border management system (CIBMS), in support of the Border Security Force (BSF). Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Japan Coast Guard adds three more H225 helicopters to its fleet http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsjapan-coast-guard-adds-three-more-h225-helicopters-to-its-fleet-5852984 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsjapan-coast-guard-adds-three-more-h225-helicopters-to-its-fleet-5852984 Japan Coast Guard (JCG) has contracted Airbus Helicopters for three additional H225 helicopters. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Raytheon bags $1bn DOMino contract from US DHS http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsraytheon-bags-1bn-domino-contract-from-us-dhs-5848791 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsraytheon-bags-1bn-domino-contract-from-us-dhs-5848791 Raytheon has secured a Development, Operations and Maintenance (DOMino) contract worth around $1bn from the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Saskatchewan procures fifth Viking CL-215T from Cascade Aerospace http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsgovernment-of-saskatchewan-procures-fifth-cl-215t-from-cascade-aerospace-5846095 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newsgovernment-of-saskatchewan-procures-fifth-cl-215t-from-cascade-aerospace-5846095 Cascade Aerospace has delivered its fifth Viking CL-215T Airtanker to Ministry of Environment of Saskatchewan in Canada. Sun, 18 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT Elbit Systems unveils new surveillance solution for homeland, defence needs http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newselbit-systems-unveils-new-surveillance-solution-for-homeland-defence-needs-5848365 http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/news/newselbit-systems-unveils-new-surveillance-solution-for-homeland-defence-needs-5848365 Israel-based defence electronics company Elbit Systems has launched SkEye WAPS, a new airborne wide-area persistent surveillance solution for homeland and defence missions. Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:00:00 GMT CST Awarded Contract to Supply LSAS to Irish Defence Forces http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/contractors/surveillance-systems/copenhagen-sensor-technology/presscst-awarded-contract-lsas-irish-defence-forces.html http://www.homelandsecurity-technology.com/contractors/surveillance-systems/copenhagen-sensor-technology/presscst-awarded-contract-lsas-irish-defence-forces.html Copenhagen Sensor Technology (CST) has been awarded a contract with General Dynamics European Land Systems - Mowag (GDELS-Mowag) to provide a local situational awareness system (LSAS) for the Irish Defence Forces Piranha III APC upgrade. Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:12:00 GMT