Surveillance & Security News for February 2017

ICT announces opening of new premises in Amersham, UK, extending business across the EMEA region

ICT products and systems are used every day by tens of thousands of companies worldwide With a continued focus on providing clients with superior security integration, Integrated Control Technology have announced the opening of new premises in Amersham, UK. This move is just one step of a strategic plan to develop ICT into a premier global supplier of access control solutions and to meet increased demand for the industry leading ProtegeGX and WX platforms across the EMEA regio...

Hikvision to establish R&D Centre in Montreal and Research Institute in California

The investments underscore Hikvision’s commitment to North American integrator partners Hikvision USA Inc., and Hikvision Canada Inc., the North American providers of innovative, award-winning video surveillance products and solutions, announces that Hikvision plans to establish an R&D Centre in Montreal and a Research Institute in California’s Silicon Valley. Hikvision R&D glocalisation “These two major investments underscore Hikvision’s R&a...

Security & Counter Terror Expo 2017 to be held at Olympia, London

Sir Malcolm Rifkind will one of the key speakers at Security & Counter Terror Expo 2017 Counter terrorism remains very much in the spotlight, with extremist groups such as the so-called Islamic State continuing to target civilians around the globe. Over the last year, there have been high profile attacks in Normandy, Nice, Paris, Istanbul, Berlin, and New York, while bombings across the Middle East continue to be frequent. European Counter Terrorism Centre Despite these...

Urmet IP video entry and access control solution specified for first phase of Elephant Park, London

The project follows sustainable building practices to minimise its carbon footprint with water-saving technology Multinational property and infrastructure company Lendlease is using IP video entry and access control from Urmet at a 16-storey apartment block and townhouses surrounding the largest park to be built in London for 70 years. Urmet Elektra INOX entry panels South Gardens is part of widespread regeneration at Elephant and Castle in the south-east of the city. T...

ICT announces HESA as exclusive distributor for Italian market, increasing global outreach

HESA boasts a nationwide network of authorised dealers and installers With a continued focus on providing clients with superior security integration, Integrated Control Technology (Europe) Ltd have announced an exclusive distribution agreement with HESA SpA in Italy. This partnership is one more step of a strategic plan aimed at developing ICT into a premier global supplier of access control solutions, and to meet increased demand for the industry leading ProtegeGX and WX plat...

SRC showcases border security and force protection solutions for MENA regions at IDEX 2017

SRC has already begun to play a vital role in bolstering the border security and force protection capabilities SRC, Inc. is expanding its commitment to providing border security and force protection solutions to the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) regions. The evolving conflicts in these areas have created a need for increased border, force, and critical infrastructure protection measures to ensure the safety of soldiers and civilians alike. Lightweight counter-mortar rad...

WAMA launches channel partner recruitment campaign to expand the global distribution network

WAMA focuses on developing professional CCTV solutions addressing to the mass market’s needs WAMA was born in autumn 2016. The company focuses on developing professional CCTV solutions addressing to the mass market’s needs. The management team has strong expertise in product development, channel relationship management, and brand building. Professional CCTV solutions “We have 20 years of concrete experiences in the CCTV industry,” said Dr. Wallace Ma,...

Hanwha Techwin inaugurates demonstration and training facility at new Wisenet showroom

Guests were given the opportunity to test analytic solutions like ANPR, people counting, and heat-mapping Hanwha Techwin recently held an open day at its new European headquarters in Chertsey to officially mark the opening of its Wisenet showroom.Wisenet X camera seriesDistributors, installers, systems integrators from across the UK, many of whom were accompanied by end-user clients, accepted an invitation to see Hanwha Techwin’s new demonstration and training facilities...

Northrop Grumman signs Letter of Intent with Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa exploring potential areas of industrial cooperation

The LOI is a first step toward closer cooperation between Northrop Grumman and PGZ Northrop Grumman International Trading, a subsidiary of Northrop Grumman Corporation has recently signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Poland’s largest defence company, the state-owned Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ), aimed at exploring potential areas of industrial cooperation. Delivering innovative solutions The LOI is a first step toward closer cooperation between Northrop Grumman and...

SMARTair™: A modern care home starts with friendly access management

Care homes present many unique security challenges. Above all, a residence needs to feel like an open, welcoming space. It must work for the resident, and provide a pleasant environment to greet family and other visitors. It should be a home, in every sense. However, at the same time, managers must ensure security of the site, including its staff, sensitive data, and areas where medicines are kept. If there has been an unauthorised access attempt, staff need to know as soon as possible. When res...

Hikvision to organise informative roadshow for installers and systems integrator across UK and Ireland

The Spring Roadshow will see Hikvision continuing to grow a number of technology partnerships Well-known for its informative roadshows for installers and systems integrators, Hikvision is set to tour the UK and Ireland for its Spring 2017 Roadshow with the theme ‘Innovating technology, partnering for success’.The roadshow will take place from the 7th till the 23rd of March in five locations including Dublin, Glasgow, Manchester, Birmingham, and London.Thermal imagi...

BitFlow CoaXPress helps manufacturers overcome challenges of integrating machine vision into Industrial Internet of Things

Aon-CXP is optimised for use with the CXP single-link cameras popular in the IIoT According to market research, there will be nearly 26 billion devices on the Internet of Things by 2020. While the consumer end of the IoT has been the primary focus of attention, the manufacturing subset of the IoT, known as the Industrial Internet of Things or the IIoT, will witness even more spectacular growth. Manufacturing companies are expected to spend $500 billion a year by 2020 on IIoT t...

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