TITLE

Port Whine

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Aug2007, Vol. 44 Issue 8, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on port and cargo security in the U.S. It notes that concerns were raised by port security officials and law enforcement executives regarding the emerging technologies and federal regulations in making ports and harbors safe and secure. After the 9/11 incident, the U.S. Congress and Bush administration passed the Maritime Transportation Act that established goals and regulations on port security. It allocated millions of dollars to finance the transformation.
ACCESSION #
26233478

 

Related Articles

  • Maritime Security Challenges Seminar, 26-29 April 2010, Victoria, BC, Canada. Di Pietro, Vince // Australian Journal of Maritime & Ocean Affairs;Jun2010, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p53 

    Information concerning the 4th Maritime Security Challenges Conference hosted by the Canadian Maritime Forces Pacific is presented. It says that the seminar was held to address the latest worldwide maritime security issues. The author mentions that topics discussed during the seminar include...

  • Letters. Haskins, Anthony E. // Log Newspaper;7/20/2012, Issue 924, p6 

    Two letters to the editors are presented in response to articles in the in the July 6-19, 2012 issue including "San Diego Bait Barge Must Move by 2014" and an article related to driving of a Mercedes automobile in a harbor and it also presents a response from the editor of the journal.

  • DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY.  // Federal Register;1/31/2013, Vol. 78 Issue 21, p6782 

    The article reports on the call for public comments issued by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Coast Guard regarding the amendment of Safety Zone regulation at the Chelsea River in Boston Inner Harbor in Boston, Massachusetts. It says that comments should reflect the modification of...

  • Harbour Defence. Donaldson, Peter; Annati, Massimo // Military Technology;2012, Vol. 36 Issue 2, p26 

    The article presents a reprint of the article "Harbour Defence: What is Required to Make a Harbour Secure," by Peter Donaldson and Massimo Annati, which appeared in the 2011 issue of "Naval Forces III." It discusses security aspects of harbour. It talks about the struggle to deal with asymmetric...

  • Armed and Ready. Mckenna, Ted // Journal of Electronic Defense;Aug2003, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p44 

    Discusses the expanded role of the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) in providing maritime security in the U.S. ports. Receipt of additional duties after the September 11 terrorist attack; Provision of security to U.S. ships in during U.S. Navy operations; Creation of four Marine Security and Safety...

  • Using the latest technology to secure our ports. Steven, Ted // Hill;5/10/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 55, p18 

    The article discusses the author's view on the utilization of technology to secure the ports of U.S. He asserts that this is an initiative to prevent terrorist attacks which constitutes in the SAFE Port Act. It covers several measures to establish innovative programs, using data and...

  • Securing the Global Oceanic Commons: A Proposed Architecture. Samaddar, Sujeet // USI Journal;Oct-Dec2010, Vol. 140 Issue 582, p511 

    The article discusses the threats to maritime security in the context of ocean spaces seen from the emerging trends of the 21st century. It describes maritime security concerns including barbarians, pirates and terrorists. It mentions the acceptance of the Container Security Initiative and the...

  • No admittance. LEACH, PETER T. // Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);11/3/2008, Vol. 9 Issue 43, p31 

    The article focuses on the problems faced by seafarers with a number of post 9/11 security rules and restrictions implemented in the U.S. The International Maritime Organization implemented the International Ship and Port Facility Security Code stating that port security plans should address...

  • LOGISTICS & DISTRIBUTION. Whitfield, Mark // European Chemical News;6/28/2004, Vol. 80 Issue 2106, p16 

    Reports on the expectation of International Maritime Organization Secretary-General Efthimios Mitropoulos on the compliance of majority of ships with the July 2004 deadline of the International Ship and Port Facility Security (ISPS) code. Percentage of ships that are compliant with the ISPS...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics