Surveillance & Security News for December 2013

MOBOTIX AG Aerohub project at Newquay Cornwall Airport

MOBOTIX AG, a leading manufacturer of digital high-resolution, network-based video security systems has released details of a project for Aerohub Newquay Cornwall Airport that will help to secure the new multi-million pound aerospace development area and critical access roads. The South West of England is home to the largest aerospace cluster in Europe with more than 900 aerospace related companies in operation. Aerospace contributes £3.2billion to the South West economy and is one of the...

Bosch PTZ cameras help Port of Greater Baton Rouge tackle maritime security

End user: Port of Greater Baton Rouge is one of the top 10 ports in the United States and ranks 32nd in the world in total annual tonnage. It is situated 230 miles from the Gulf of Mexico on the Mississippi River and the U.S. Gulf Intracoastal Waterway. It covers multiple facilities that span 85 miles of the Mississippi River and encompasses Ascension, East Baton Rouge, Iberville and West Baton Rouge Parishes in its Port jurisdiction. Business objective: The port needed a security solution...

Dahua security systems secures construction site in Denmark

2010 saw 1,125 cases of theft at construction sites in Denmark. Today we see signs of organised crime, where criminals work a very structured approach that leads to greater economic losses for companies. Although many firms are insured, they lose money every time a thief is successful. Furthermore, there is often a high deductible on this type of insurance, which in many cases cover only 60% of its losses. PTZ Security, the distributor of Dahua in Denmark, is experiencing a growing interest in...

Integrated security safeguards people, baggage and retail outlets at airports

Of all the modern forms of transport, air travel is arguably one of the most security-conscious. With high profile attacks and hijacking being an ever-present threat, airport security is vital. However, as well as being highly vigilant, airport security also needs to be flexible for passengers and staff, ensuring that the flow of travellers and workers are not impeded by the security measures designed to safeguard them. Whilst security concerns are as prevalent as ever, modern integrated securit...

Identive welcomes Brian Nelson as its new chief financial officer and secretary

Nelson has more than 20 years of practical experience in accounting and finance Identive will move its corporate finance activities from its Europe hub in Ismaning, Germany to its corporate headquarters in California as part of its continuing efforts to simplify its business operations. Along with this move, Brian Nelson has been appointed chief financial officer and secretary of the company, effective December 20, 2013. Nelson is based in California and replaces David Wear, w...

Teleste participates in 2013 IP-in-Action LIVE Expo and Conference, UK

Teleste presented its video surveillance solutions at the event Teleste recently presented its video surveillance solutions at IP-in-Action LIVE Expo and Conference. The event took place on 5 December in Southampton, UK, and it promoted the very latest IP based security and safety products and services provided by some of the most progressive companies in the industry within the exhibition area. Meet Teleste in Southampton and take the opportunity to learn what they have...

ASSA ABLOY to showcase its battery-powered access control solutions at Intersec 2014

ASSA ABLOY will also showcase its Aperio™ L100 wireless security lock range at the event One partner for all your security needs: ASSA ABLOY helps millions of customers around the world to find the best access and security solutions for their business. ASSA ABLOY’s global leadership incorporates the combined power of award-winning products and technology from ABLOY, Yale, Traka, TESA, IKON and effeff. ASSA ABLOY drives the future of wireless access control wi...

Arecont Vision appoints Matthew McCoy as its new Director of Strategic Accounts

McCoy will be responsible for driving sales at Arecont Vision’s select national systems integrators Arecont Vision, the industry leader in IP-based megapixel camera technology, announces the appointment of Matthew McCoy as the Company’s new Director of Strategic Accounts. Mr. McCoy is a 25+ year veteran in the security industry, where he has developed and refined his skills with companies such as ADT/Tyco, Convergint and most recently with Avigilon.  “M...

Samsung Techwin appoints Mr Jong Wan Lim as Managing Director for its professional security division

Mr Jong Wan Lim has worked for Samsung for 26 years as a Project director in new business and head of overseas countries 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. “2014 will be a very exciting year for Samsung Techwin in Europe, Russia and CIS and I am very pleased to have t...

LILIN acknowledged with 11th Golden Torch Awards

LILIN was recognised at the 11th Golden Torch Awards for the Top Ten Product of the Year and the Top Ten Enterprises of the Year The Outstanding Enterprise Manager Association in Taiwan’s prices of excellency Golden Torch Award was established to increase the interest in Taiwanese companies and its products and services, to create an opportunity for the Asian businesses community to meet, to spread knowledge about Taiwanese companies know-how, and innovation ability....

Dahua HDCVI Academy announces Aditya Infotech as its distribution partner in India

The partnership will accelerate the acceptance of HDCVI through Aditya’s extensive channels Dahua HDCVI Academy officially has Aditya Infotech as its first distribution partner earlier this month. 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 analogue price. HDCVI technology is exact the optimal solution to the market, and with a specific microsite, HDCVI academy, whereas yo...

SIA presents Sen. Barbara Boxer with Legislator of the Year award for 2013

The SIA presented Boxer with the award in a ceremony on Capitol Hill The Security Industry Association (SIA) recently presented Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., with its award for Legislator of the Year in 2013 for her tireless dedication to school safety. SIA presented Boxer with the award in a ceremony on Capitol Hill on Dec. 18. Specifically, SIA recognised Boxer as its 2013 Legislator of the Year for her efforts to enact the School Safety Enhancements Act of 2013 (S. 146), w...

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