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Europe to Ease Restrictions on Liquids in Carry-on Baggage
Jan. 07, 2014

Europe to Ease Restrictions on Liquids in Carry-on Baggage

Since the 2006 terrorist plot to detonate liquid explosives on aircraft bound for the United States; the amount of liquids allowed in carry-on baggage has been restricted to 100ml per passenger. Efforts to ease restrictions on liquids, aerosols, and gels (LAGs) have proven difficult. The European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) has postponed the easing of restrictions on two separate occasions. According to a recently published report by IHS, European airports are expected to ease the restrictions on LAGs starting in 2014, with the eventual lifting of all restrictions by 2016. more
Jan. 02, 2014

Avigilon to Acquire Video Analytics Company VideoIQ

Avigilon announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the video analytics company VideoIQ for cash consideration of USD 32 million. The transaction is expected to close in early January 2014. more
Dec. 30, 2013

Security Institute Announcement of The John Aplin Award Winner

The Security Institute announced the winner of The John Aplin Award at its annual Christmas Curry Night on Tuesday December 17th. The John Aplin Award is presented to the Student of the Year who has achieved the highest marks in the Certificate of Security Management during 2013. The finalists were Neil Littler, Andrew Moore, Lee Trumper, Pete Goode, Keith Denton, Jodie Acty, Kelereng Busang and Gerrard Isherwood. The winner was Lee Trumper who achieved 100% in the Certificate of Security Management Course from the September 2012 intake. more
Dec. 28, 2013

908 Devices Wins TASIA Award

908 Devices, an innovator in point-of-need chemical analysis, is delighted to announce that M908, the world's first and only handheld high pressure mass spectrometer, has been voted first place winner in The Analytical Scientist Innovation Awards 2013. The awards select a single winner and recognize a short-list of the top 15 advances from across the broad field of analytical sciences. more
Security Institute Presentation of George van Schalkwyk Award
Dec. 25, 2013

Security Institute Presentation of George van Schalkwyk Award

The Security Institute presented this year's winner immediate past Chairman Mike Bluestone MA CSyP FSyI, with the George van Schalkwyk Trophy at its annual Christmas Curry Night. more
Iraqi Security Industry Rebounds with Hikvision Solutions
Dec. 23, 2013

Iraqi Security Industry Rebounds with Hikvision Solutions

Obviously, Iraq has gone through a great deal of upheaval in its recent history. Where much of its infrastructure was damaged by the first Gulf War in the early 90s, 2003's second Gulf War had a far more crippling effect. more
Samsung Techwin Europe appoints Jong Wan Lim as MD of the professional security division
Dec. 20, 2013

Samsung Techwin Europe appoints Jong Wan Lim as MD of the professional security division

Prior to his appointment, Mr Jong Wan Lim has worked for the Samsung Group for 26 years as a Project director in new business and head of overseas countries. Mr Jong Wan Lim also led the Samsung Techwin DACH, CIS and East European team. more
Dec. 20, 2013

Aditya Launches Dahua HDCVI Technology in India

As HDCVI reveals a new chapter, offering the industry with a new HD solution, and in a heritage way, HDCVI provides high definition quality at analog price. HDCVI technology is exact the optimal solution to the market, and with a specific microsite - HDCVI academy - whereas you can keep posted on HDCVI news. more
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