Surveillance & Security News for November 2015

Nedap AEOS tightens access control and surveillance at Airport Weeze, Germany

Ten million inhabitants of Germany and the Netherlands live within 60 minutes’ drive from Airport Weeze, making it an important gateway in the region. To comply with the highest standards of airport security, Airport Weeze updated and improved its security measures. On 1st May 2003 the airport started scheduled flights. The numbers of passengers were impressive right from the start. A respectable 207,992 passengers already passed through in the first year and by 2012 this had risen t...

Dahua surveillance system safeguards public transport in Guadalajara, Mexico

Dahua Technology, a world-leading manufacturer and supplier of video surveillance products headquartered in Hangzhou, China secures more than 5,000 buses in Guadalajara, Mexico. Customer Guadalajara is the capital and largest city of the Mexican state of Jalisco, and the seat of the municipality of Guadalajara. Mexico's fourth most populous municipality is reported to be challenged by crime including: robberies, assaults, car thefts, etc. Mass transit is generally considered unsafe. Purse-sna...

High-end component design and OEM integration make Aperio® the right choice for Hyatt hotels

A new 5-star hotel in Dubai’s Healthcare City, the Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights has 464 luxury rooms spread over 34 floors. It caters to both business and leisure travellers. The hotel required a new electronic access control system for its non-public facing areas, including administrative back-office space. The job demanded premium build quality that is found throughout all Hyatt Regency properties. Key requirements included: Electronic locks that would integrate seamlessly with...

EAST publishes its third European Fraud Update for 2015 with updates on ATM crime

The update is based on reports given by the SEPA and non-SEPA country representatives at the 37th EAST meeting The European ATM Security Team (EAST) has just published its third European Fraud Update for 2015. This is based on country crime updates given by representatives of 17 countries in the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA), and 3 non-SEPA countries, at the 37th EAST meeting held in London on 7th October 2015. Country crime updates Card skimming at ATMs was reported by s...

ASUSTOR network storage products now integrated with DIGITUS IP cameras

ASUSTOR Inc., a leading innovator and provider of network storage solutions, has announced that all of its products are now compatible with IP camera models from DIGITUS®, a world renowned brand. This expands the number of options and possibilities for consumers when creating an ideal cost-effective surveillance system. Easy-to-use surveillance system In the past, surveillance systems were more commonly used in large scale environments such as public places, streets, train stations and air...

Transport Security Expo 2015: New investment for the Department for Transport

DFT is to benefit from an increase in capital investment in Britain’s transport network up to £61 billion, in the period to 2020 The organisers of Transport Security Expo are pleased to see that the Department for Transport, one of the UK Stakeholder Delegations attending the upcoming event, is to benefit from some significant new investments announced in the latest Spending Review, including an increase in capital investment in Britain’s transport networ...

AirLive SD-3030 high-speed IP dome camera with smart tracking function

AirLive, one of the most advanced worldwide brands for networking communication and surveillance equipments, introduced a new AirLive SD-3030 is a Speed Dome IP Camera which integrates 30x optical zoom AF lens, 3 Megapixel Sony progressive scan CMOS sensor, high-speed and precise pan/ tilt mechanism for smart tracking function. With IP66 and wide temperature range supported by PoE+ power, SD-3030 has excellent capability for harsh outdoor environment. Crystal clear with high-speed focusing Hi...

Amthal provides fire and security services across Hawksmoor Restaurants in UK

Amthal designs, delivers and installs smart CCTV systems alongside all fire alarms for the ultimate safety of staff and customers Amthal is working with Hawksmoor through an ambitious growth plan throughout the UK, providing fire and security services for all new and inherited buildings. Hawksmoor, a British steakhouse and cocktail bar, which has been described as ‘flawless’ by The Times restaurant critic Giles Coren, and one of the best restaurant groups in the c...

VDG Sense video management system enhances security at Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi

Yas Marina Circuit has chosen VDG Sense to manage the over 900 video channels throughout the circuit and event location The Yas Marina Circuit has renewed their choice for VDG Sense as video management system and Atlas Dynamic as provider of its video security for the upcoming final GP race and other events in the following year. The Yas Marina Circuit is home to the annual final race of the GP. As the region’s most technologically advanced facility, the circuit is also...

Axxon Intellect-powered surveillance and facial recognition installed at Spanish stadium

Estadio Manuel Martínez Valero is a large football stadium in Elche, Spain. The complex regularly plays host to a number of athletic and entertainment events that draw large crowds. Context Due to unfortunate incidents and repeated altercations involving aggressive fans, stadium management decided to install facial recognition in order to filter out known troublemakers. The system envisioned by stadium management went far beyond that, however: Installation of high-resolution cameras...

Milestone Video Software helps improve safety and cleanliness of emerging smart city, San Lucido

Challenge: San Lucido in Italy is dependent on tourism, and needed a way to keep the city safe and attractive for citizens and tourists. The first step was to use technology to heighten the security level in the city to deal with incidents, improve city cleanliness and avoid graffiti in public areas. San Lucido also wanted to become more environmentally friendly by finding a way to keep the city clean and tidy for the benefit of the tourists and for the convenience of the citizens. They needed a...

Securexpo East Africa 2015 concludes on high note with security products from international and local exhibitors

The feedback from all the exhibitors highlighted the fact that Securexpo is the market leading security event Securexpo East Africa took place for the first time this September at the Visa Oshwal Centre in Nairobi and has been hailed as a great success from both visitors and exhibitors alike. With 1724 trade visitors attending the three day event, the exhibition and conference instantly became the largest security event of its type in the region. Positive feedback from partic...

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