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2014-03-20 04:20:34

DUBLIN, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zwmthn/maritime_security) has announced the addition of the "Maritime Security Market - Worldwide Market Forecasts to 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/zwmthn/maritime_security ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Maritime security is imperative due to the increasing number of maritime...

2014-02-17 08:20:19

LONDON, Feb. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: The Maritime Security Market 2013-2023 - Piracy, Shipping, Vessels and Seaport Security Report Details With the increase in global piracy, the consistent requirements of homeland security frameworks, and the rise of the offshore energy industry, maritime security is now of paramount importance to nations throughout the world. These challenges have reinforced the existing problems of...

2014-01-07 23:21:10

Airport & Marine Port Security market report focuses on drivers, restraints, and opportunities, and competitive outlook. The report also focuses on key insights on the adoption trends, evolution of the port security market. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/port-security-market-1302.html) (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 The report "Airport & Marine Port Security Market [Access Control, Video Surveillance, Screening & Scanning, Asset and Visitor Management,...

2012-08-20 22:20:18

LONDON, August 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The security of key energy resources is fundamental to our welfare and prosperity. Many links along the global supply chain for oil and gas have been disrupted due to a variety of security threats in recent years, and the frequency of these attacks is increasing. The Oil & Gas Critical Infrastructure & Asset Security Forum programme has been finalised for the 19 - 21 September 2012 in Vienna, Austria. The programme has been...

2012-08-03 06:20:21

EL CAJON, Calif., Aug. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Congressman Duncan Hunter (R-CA), a Marine combat veteran and member for the House Armed Services Committee, met with senior executives at Skye Maritime, a California based, veteran owned and operated private maritime security company today to discuss the challenges facing U.S maritime security firms. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120803/LA51512) "Congressman Hunter is concerned about the rising threat of Somali piracy and cut...

2011-12-13 13:26:00

ANDOVER, Mass., Dec. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Paul C. Jensen, CEO of Halo Maritime Defense Systems (HMDS), announced today the addition of Luke Ritter to its Board of Advisors. Mr. Ritter leads the Global Trade Security practice at Ridge Global, a firm founded by the Honorable Tom Ridge, the first U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security and former governor of Pennsylvania. The Global Trade Security practice provides strategic management consulting services to clients focused on...

2011-09-01 11:14:00

AAPA Concerned Federal Budget Cuts May Impact Port Security Progress ALEXANDRIA, Va., Sept. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Port and industry leaders from throughout the Western Hemisphere will pause on Sunday, Sept. 11, as part of the 100th Annual Convention of the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) in Seattle (Sept. 11-15), to remember those tragically lost in the terrorist attacks on U.S. soil 10 years ago. Among those lost were 84 industry colleagues from the Port...

2010-11-08 19:54:54

Stevens Institute of Technology and the Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) have recently conducted joint experiments in the Dutch Navy Harbor of Den Helder, where passive acoustic systems from both parties were combined. Initial experimental results are presented at the Waterside Security (WSS) 2010 conference. This important experimental campaign was financed by the Netherlands Ministry of Defence. The collaboration between Stevens and TNO was initiated in early...

2010-04-28 12:43:00

DUBAI, UAE, April 28, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- It was generally accepted that the areas with the highest threat of pirate attacked are along the line from the Seychelles to the Maldives and into the Mozambique Channel, but it is now clear that the Arabian Sea is another area in which pirate attacks are now occurring and that the zone within a triangle formed by Socotra, the Gulf of Oman and the northern Maldives is now also a threat area. The coalition of maritime forces is therefore...

2009-10-30 04:00:00

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Defenshield's bullet and blast resistant Rail Cap appeared on CNN's "The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer" this week in a segment on ships fighting back against piracy. A video of the show is currently available on CNN's website at http://edition.cnn.com/video/#/video/us/2009/10/28/todd.piracy.countermeasures.cnn. With the recent hijacking of ships off the coast of Somalia, particularly the British couple apparently kidnapped from their yacht...