Explosives Detection Moves Ahead
- SECURITY COUNSEL. Garber, Natasha // Special Events;Mar2004, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p60
Presents advice from security experts on emerging trends in event protection in the U.S. Use of SafePlace seal of security approval in hotels; Combination of various identification systems for crowd security; Use of the K9 division of the GSS Security for searching explosives; Cost of event...
- PROJECTS IN THE NEWS. // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;May2006, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p105
The article offers news briefs related to security management. MOJO has captured first place in the 2005 Offshore Super Series because of its two digital video cameras and a digital video recorder. GE Security's fire and life safety, explosives trace detection, intrusion, and video equipment and...
- SECURITY SPOTLIGHT. // Government Procurement;Feb2002, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p26
Presents information related to products for homeland security in the U.S. Protection from hazardous material by Postal Isolation and Inspection Glovebag; Detection of explosives concealed in car from vehicular explosive detection system; Blockage of passage of unauthorized vehicles by bollards.
- Advanced Networking for Baggage Screening. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Feb2005, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p10
Reports that L-3 Communications Security and Detection Systems is deploying its networked explosives detection system for the eXaminer 3DXR 6000 at various airports in the U.S. and overseas. Features; Capabilities; Cost efficiency.
- AimÃ©e Rose, 34. Freedman, David H. // Technology Review;Sep2008, Vol. 111 Issue 5, p60
The article reports on the contribution of AimÃ©e Rose, scientists, engineer and research manager of ICx Technologies, to the security management industry in the U.S. Due to the prevalence of terrorism in various countries worldwide, scientists are looking for ways to address the issue. She...
- Patience Urged As Ford Airport Undergoes Test. Emrich, Anne Bond // Grand Rapids Business Journal;5/20/2002, Vol. 20 Issue 20, p3
Reports on the U.S. Transportation Security Administration's installation of an explosives detection system for checked baggages at the Gerald R. Ford Airport in Kent County, Michigan. Role of the agency in implementing airport security across the country; Features of the technology used in...
- Toner bombs could disrupt print. Morris, Helen // PrintWeek (Haymarket Business Publications Ltd);11/5/2010, p4
The article reports on the increased distribution and importation security measures facing the printing industry after the discovery of explosives in printer toner cartridges being transported on cargo planes in Great Britain and Dubai, United Arab Emirates in October 2010.
- A sewer sniffing system. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;11/ 5/2013, pA02
A sewer sniffing system may one day be used to find bombs and drugs. An EU-funded project called Emphasis has developed a prototype sensor system to detect traces of bomb ingredients and illegal drugs. Once a substance is detected, an alarm sounds so a police team with a portable sensing unit...
- Laser Detects Explosives. // Futurist;Jan/Feb2005, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p2
Discusses the possibility of using lasers in detecting explosives. Technology incorporated in the device that detects trinitrotoluene; Benefits of the device to security professionals; Safety in using lasers for explosives detection.