Latest Port security Stories

2011-08-17 04:03:00

DUBAI, UAE, August 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a report released by the Institute of Security Studies in late 2010, South African seaports are key points of entry into the entire Southern African region for illicit drugs and other illegally imported goods.

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.

2010-10-20 09:00:00


2010-06-10 07:00:00

BLUE BELL, Pa., June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Unisys (NYSE: UIS) today announced a contract with the Brazil Special Secretariat of Port Development and Modernization (SEP) to assist the agency in a key initiative aimed at enhancing operations, security and information exchange across the country's logistics operations and maritime ports. The consulting contract, funded by the U.S.

2009-09-11 10:14:00

RED BANK, N.J., Sept. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The volume of importers electronically filing advanced information to the U.S.

2009-07-06 04:00:00

LONDON, July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Delays in cargo screening significantly extend the time of goods at port. This process could be shortened with foolproof and rapid screening and detection systems.

2009-03-09 10:50:00

WASHINGTON, March 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One million port and longshore workers, truckers and others at ports across the nation have enrolled in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program.

2008-12-09 01:22:00

MUMBAI, India, Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan research indicates that the total homeland security spending in the Indian market under all the eight major threat domains will amount to an estimated total of $9.7 billion by 2016.

2006-07-31 12:37:42

By Jeremy Pelofsky MIAMI (Reuters) - President Bush pledged on Monday to try to jump-start the Doha round of global trade talks after they collapsed last week, saying that opening up foreign markets would boost the U.S. economy.

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