Surveillance & Security News for April 2013

Arecont Vision cameras deployed by Sermex at Mallor Joyeria in Mexico

Customer Among the many tenants at “Las Américas,” the second largest shopping mall in Morelia, Michoacán, México, a jewellery retailer experiences the mall’s foot traffic, the highest in the area. Mallor Joyeria is a popular jewellery store in the upscale venue. Challenge The Mallor Joyeria had been robbed several times; however, with the low-quality resolution of the store's previous surveillance system none of the suspects were ever clearly...

Milestone XProtect Professional VMS deployed by LAPD to monitor Space Shuttle Endeavour’s final journey

Milestone Systems, the open platform company in IP video management software (VMS), provided ‘the right stuff’ as the technology for live monitoring with archived recordings when the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) needed to supervise every moment during the space shuttle Endeavour’s recent weekend-long journey from the Los Angeles International Airport to its final home at the California Science Center. Traveling to its final destination, the space shuttle Endeavour was...

MOBOTIX provides its network cameras to Deutsche Bahn’s Saarbrücken pilot project

Attractive and safe Arrival and departure, welcome and farewell, staying and shopping – a train station is not just a traffic hub, a building or a site of transition. It is quite a complex operation designed to serve numerous interests, desires and functions. About 5,800 active train stations are located in Germany. Since Deutsche Bahn (DB, German Rail) was privatised in 1994, DB Station&Service AG has been in charge of operating the German train stations. In order to provide high-qua...

DVTEL and Visentry to jointly provide surveillance solutions to Marine Container Services for secured cargo and reduced theft

Background Marine Container Services Inc. is a logistics company that provides import and export services to multi-national retailers and distributors throughout the United States. The company also provides warehousing services that include export consolidation, import distribution, flat rack storage and cargo banding. Business challenges On a daily basis, nearly $5 million in goods are stored at the Marine Container Services headquarters, and vehicles are continuously entering and exiting th...

Gallagher perimeter security system protects Christchurch International Airport

Christchurch International Airport Limited (CIAL) is situated on the east coast of New Zealand’s South Island and receives more than six million passengers a year. It is New Zealand’s second largest airport and the busiest and most strategic air connection from the South Island to the world’s trade and tourism markets. With such high numbers of passengers going through the airport, providing a safe and secure environment is an important part of CIAL’s vision to be recogni...

Dahua Network Video Recorder deployed by Domino's Pizza store in India

Domino's Pizza is an international pizza delivery corporation headquartered in United States. The Company is now India's largest and fastest growing food service company with a network of over 520 Domino's Pizza stores. As a wide-spread food chained store, it is important to collect the real-time data from separate franchises and have them centralised in a multi-functional platform, and whose UI shall be intuitive, in which way; the administrator in the control room can easily get the ongoing i...

Bosch Access Easy Controller safeguards engineering company facilities

Bosch Access Easy Controller meets the company's basic access control needs End user: Innoventor, Inc. is a 10-year-old engineering solutions company located in St. Louis and serving customers throughout the U.S. It has grown over the decade to more than 70 engineers providing solutions in the aerospace/defense, medical/pharmaceutical, transportation, food/beverage and industrial automation industries in the areas of process, production and product development. It innovates...

The Security Institute announces Emma Shaw as its new chairman

Emma Shaw is the southern region chairman of the Defence Industry Security Association (DISA) The Security Institute, the UK’s largest membership body for security professionals, has announced that Emma Shaw is its new chairman. Working alongside her fellow directors, she will take the organisation to the next stage of its development by ensuring that it continues to meet the needs of its growing membership. Shaw is the founder and managing director of Esoteric, a well...

Canon Europe to showcase complete range of HD network cameras at IFSEC 2013

Canon will display VB-H41, VB-H610VE, VB-H610D and VB-H710F HD/MP network cameras Canon Europe, world-leader in imaging solutions, will showcase its complete range of network cameras at IFSEC International (Hall 5, D20). Canon Europe, a Premier Partner of the show, will host partners, systems integrators and customers on its largest ever stand (133m2) at IFSEC International. Canon will meet with existing and prospective partners, distributors, systems integrators and reseller...

Ingersoll Rand Bomb Blast Doors win "Best Buildings and Facilities Protection Innovation" award at Counter Terror Expo 2013

Ingersoll Bomb Blast Doors offer an additional level of protection and high level security package Leading global provider of security and safety solutions Ingersoll Rand has won the "Best Buildings and Facilities Protection Innovation" award for its range of Automatic Bomb Blast Doors at the Counter Terror Expo Excellence Awards 2013. Ingersoll Rand’s superior range of bomb blast doors, which has been applied at Heathrow Airport’s Terminal 5 and Kings Cross train...

VIVOTEK hosts "I Love VVTK" party for its partners

VIVOTEK's partners gathered in Taipei for the annual Secutech Taipei security exhibition which took place from April 24th-26th VIVOTEK, recently at the W Hotel Taipei, hosted the “I Love VVTK” party for its partners. More than a hundred of representatives from valued partners such as distributors and system integrators worldwide attended. VIVOTEK’s partners from around the world had gathered in Taipei to participate in the annual Secutech Taipei security exh...

Elbit Systems’ Brazilian subsidiary wins contract to supply electro-optic observation systems to Savis Tecnologia

The electro-optic systems will be supplied as part of the "Sisfron" Integrated Border Monitoring System Elbit Systems Ltd. announced that AEL International Ltd., a subsidiary of AEL Sistemas S.A., which is a Brazilian subsidiary of Elbit Systems, was awarded a contract to supply electro-optic observation systems to Savis Tecnologia e Sistemas S.A, a subsidiary of Embraer Defesa & Segurança S.A., wholly-owned by Embraer S.A. The contract value is in an amount that is...

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