Public transport has long been identified as a favoured target for terrorists. The Madrid train bombing in 2004, in which 191 people were killed and 1,800 were wounded, is one recent example. Mass transportation is attractive to terrorists because it is open and fully accessible and carries a high concentration of people into highly populated areas. An attack on transport infrastructure could inflict mass casualties, reduce public confidence in mass transit and could produce a significantly negative effect on the economy.
Vivotek is honored to announce its achievement as one of the top 10 most influential smart HD cameras brand in China in 2013. The brand selection activity is cosponsored by China Public Security Publisher, CPS, World Brand of Security Products, and China Public Security Research Institute Limited. The purpose of this election activity is to advocate the innovative technology and products of China's security companies, and the importance of brand value for these companies to achieve continuous development and sustainable operation.
The Allianz Arena in Munich is no longer just one of the largest and most attractive football stadiums in Europe, it is now also one of the safest. The video surveillance system in the stadium in the Bavarian state capital has been thoroughly overhauled and converted to Dallmeier technology. At the heart of the system, Panomera multifocal sensor technology is tasked with ensuring order in the North and South ends of the stadium.
With the introduction of Samsung's Online Updater, consultants, installers and system integrators have easy access to the newest versions of a wide range of product tools to assist with system design, product comparison and selection for video surveillance solutions.
Video technology from Dallmeier has guaranteed security at the National Portrait Gallery in London for many years, and now the system has been modernised and expanded.
Founded in 1856, the aim of the National Portrait Gallery in London is "to promote through the medium of portraits the appreciation and understanding of the men and women who have made and are making British history and culture, as well as the understanding of portraiture in all media".
RIU Pravets Golf Spa and Casino Resort is a luxury complex in a unique location near Sofia in Bulgaria. The facility offers several restaurants of different sizes and has conference halls and many other facilities for corporate events and conferences. The guests therefore have high expectations of service and, with those, a high level of security. This is especially true for the Casino and the reason why the investor decided to step ahead of the current regulations and invest in a future-proof, high-resolution, IP-based video surveillance system.
Sand, sea and twelve days of top quality poker: The necessary overview of the "World Poker Tour" at the Merit Crystal Cove Hotel & Casino in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus was delivered courtesy of a video system from Dallmeier. The backgammon tournament that was held almost concurrently in the Merit Park Hotel & Casino next door also featured Dallmeier technology.
World Poker Tour at the Merit Crystal Cove Hotel & Casino
As part of a large-scale modernization initiative, Russia's largest airport Sheremetyevo in Moscow was equipped with a new and IP based video surveillance solution as well as with a new public address system from Bosch Security Systems. Sheremetyevo International Airport has experienced intense development and modernization of the infrastructure since 2005. The number of passenger terminals increased from two to six and the overall handling capacity from 12 to 35 million passengers per year.
With a transport volume of around 1.7m tonnes of freight and post as well as 9.5 billion freight ton kilometers sold in 2012, Lufthansa Cargo is one of the leading companies worldwide in the transport of air freight. The company currently employs around 4,600 staff around the world who carry out Lufthansa Cargo‘s core business of airport-to-airport freight transport.
Thinking of railways in Switzerland unavoidably conjures up images of the famous Glacier Express. And it‘s true that the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn does operate this internationally famous tourist experience train together with the Rhätische Bahn. But the Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn also plays a leading role in operating regional transport in the Gotthard region, operates the Autoverlad Furka and brings guests and goods into car-free Zermatt. More than six million passengers use its routes each year.