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Samsung Techwin receives PADS certification for its range of surveillance solutions

Samsung Techwin's products were evaluated to ensure that they comply with Network Rail's safety standards Samsung Techwin cameras, domes, recorders and Ethernet switches within its IP network video surveillance range, have been approved for use within Network Rail infrastructure. The issuing of the PADS Certificate of Acceptance follows a process during which the Samsung Techwin video surveillance products were evaluated and comprehensively tested to ensure that they are reli...

Teleste presents its IRIS certified end-to-end rail solution at APTA Expo 2014

Teleste's end-to-end rail solution is ideal for demanding onboard rail systems APTA's Annual Meeting & EXPO 2014 took place on 13-15 October in Baltimore, USA. The annual event is public transit's premier showcase of technology, products and services, and again, it turned out to be a huge success. Teleste was present at APTA Expo highlighting its IRIS certified end-to-end rail solution that is ideal for demanding onboard rail systems and offers customers everything they n...

PERCo announces new WMD-06 electric swing gate with tempered glass swing panel for indoor installations

PERCo swing gates are created for indoor installations. Special design allows blending them into numerous locations. The product range of PERCo gates includes automatic and electromechanical models. The new WMD-06 electric swing gate is designed for managing pedestrian flows at entrance points of industrial facilities, banks, administrative buildings, retail outlets, railway terminals, airports, etc. The WMD-06 swing gate features a tempered glass swing panel available in two versions: a stand...

FireVu business development manager highlights railway tunnel fire safety

Railway tunnel fires can be more dangerous to life than road tunnel blazes providing less favourable opportunities for escape Fire prevention is the single most important issue for railway tunnel fires safety. The potential consequences of fire, both materially and in human life often exceed road tunnels accidents. While the technology and solutions are available to reduce incidences of serious situations, the issue and danger still remains. The question is how we can manage i...

Samsung Techwin offers mobile video monitoring and recording solutions for transport sector

The new Samsung Techwin SRM-872 mobile network video recorder has been engineered to withstand the rigorous conditions experienced on buses, trams, trains and trucks. Developed in response to increasing demand from the transport sector for robust IP network based solutions, the SRM-872 network video recorder, working in conjunction with two Samsung Techwin camera models which have also been specifically designed for the transport sector, offers a highly effective ‘mobile’ ONVIF comp...

Teleste awarded the International Railway Industry Standard certification from Loyd’s Register Quality Assurance

The certification proves Teleste’s high standards in developing, designing and manufacturing video surveillance solutions Teleste, an international technology group specialised in broadband video and data communication systems and services, recently announced that it has been awarded the International Railway Industry Standard (IRIS) certification from Loyd’s Register Quality Assurance (LRQA). The globally recognised certification has been granted to Teleste in Mar...

Axis introduces new P14 day-and-night network camera series ranging from HDTV 1080p to 4K Ultra HD resolution

Axis Communications, the global leader in network video, recently introduces the new AXIS P14 Series encompassing seven day-and-night network cameras with unique mechanical design. With the AXIS P14 Series, customers can choose camera models with a wide range of resolutions – from HDTV 1080p to 4K Ultra HD – and integrated features for efficient and reliable video surveillance, such as IR illumination, remote zoom and focus, a built-in slot for micro SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards and I/O...

Axis Communications upgrades its Q60 PTZ dome network camera series

Axis Communications, the market leader in network video, has upgraded its entire top-of-the-line AXIS Q60 PTZ dome network camera series for improved image quality, light sensitivity and enhanced capacity for intelligent video. AXIS Q60 Series – which includes indoor, outdoor ready (-E) and active cooling enclosure (-C) models – now features nine new robust, high-speed pan/tilt/zoom cameras for wide area surveillance in indoor, outdoor and desert-like environments: AXIS Q6042/-E/...

Bosch’s Modular Fire Panel 5000 series connects fire alarm and voice evacuation communication via IP

In the event of a fire, evacuation of the area or building concerned is always the top priority. Therefore, there is a strong need to link fire alarm and public address systems with a reliable and bi-directional connection. The latest version of the Modular Fire Panel 5000 Series from Bosch fulfils this requirement in a customer–friendly way. The fire alarm panel is now equipped with an IP-communication interface to the public address and voice evacuation system, Praesideo, ensuring a flex...

CNL’s Keith Bloodworth to chair Rail Security Workshop at Transport Security Expo 2013 in London

The workshop will focus on the security hardening challenges faced within rail security CNL Software, a world leader in Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software, is pleased to announce its CEO, Keith Bloodworth, will chair the Rail Security Workshop at the Transport Security Expo, which takes place on November 13-14, 2013. Recently recognised as one of the most influential people within the security industry, Keith Bloodworth has been a leading visionary withi...

AxxonSoft opens new office in Poland and celebrates expansion

Over 75 representatives of major security vendors from Poland came to celebrate AxxonSoft’s expansion On 15 October 2013, the Turowka Hotel & SPA in Wieliczka (Poland) played host to the official opening of AxxonSoft’s office in Poland, as well as a special conference commemorating the event. Approximately 75 representatives of major security vendors from all over Poland came to celebrate AxxonSoft’s expansion. Festivities began with introduction of key...

JVC announces TK-WD9602E Pixstar smart WDR analogue camera

JVC Professional Europe Ltd. is pleased to announce the new Pixstar smart WDR analogue camera, the TK-WD9602E. The camera offers an excellent solution for optimising image quality in difficult back-lit areas, such as entranceways. It uses Pixstar technology, based on a multi-shutter Super WDR CMOS sensor, and benefits from JVC’s superior 17-bit DSP technology. Whether you need to use the camera in an entrance foyer, a railway station, or a high security bank, the TK-WD9602E offers clear s...