CBP Issues Draft RFP For Fixed Sensor Towers That Balances Price, Performance

Biesecker, Calvin
December 2011
Defense Daily;12/9/2011, Vol. 252 Issue 48, p4
Market Research Report
The article offers information on the draft Request for Proposals issued by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for the Integrated Fixed Towers (IFT). It is mentioned that the towers would be used in areas requiring constant surveillance and the IFTs should be able to detect, track and report items of interest and should have a detection and identification threshold range of five miles. Also, the IFT program is a part of the Arizona Border Surveillance Technology Program of CBP.


Related Articles

  • CBP About to Release RFP for Support to Wireless Office.  // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;8/3/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 16, p18 

    The article reports on the plan of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection to issue a Request for Proposals supporting the Wireless Systems Program Office.

  • CBP Plans RFP Related to Detection of Ultra Light Aircraft.  // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;6/23/2010, Vol. 6 Issue 13, p19 

    The article reports on the plan of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) on July 7, 2010 to release a Request for Proposal (RFP) to acquire a system that can detect and track ultra light aircraft.

  • CBP Seeking Sources to Re-Engineer Automated Commercial System.  // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;5/11/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 10, p22 

    The article reports on the U.S. Customs and Border Protection's (CBP) issuance of a Request for Information about the potential sources of hardware and database platform to operate and maintain its Automated Commercial System.

  • CBP Plans Live Demos of IFTs as Part of Source Selection. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;4/10/2012, Vol. 254 Issue 7, p5 

    The article reports on the plans of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) that companies that are within the competitive range during the source selection process for the Integrated Fixed Tower (IFT) program will be expected to conduct a live demonstration of their respective systems to...

  • CBP Says Draft RFP For Sensor Towers Out In December; Final RFP Early 2012. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;11/18/2011, Vol. 252 Issue 35, p1 

    The article informs that the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) of the U.S. will issue a draft for the request for proposal in December 2011 and the final request for Proposal in January 2012 for the fixed-sensor system to be used at the Arizona border. It is mentioned that the sensor will...

  • Business Opportunities.  // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;12/4/2013, p6 

    The article offers news briefs related to business opportunities in the terror response technology industry as of December 2013. A Request for Information (RFI) has been issued by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection for baggage and pallet scanners. A Request for Proposal (RFP) has been issued...

  • CBP Issues RFP For Multirole Enforcement Aircraft. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;5/11/2009, Vol. 242 Issue 28, p3 

    The article reports that the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued a Requests for Proposal (RFP) for up to 40 Multirole Enforcement Aircraft (MEA) which would replace several existing planes. The agency is planning to award the contract to a prime contractor. CBP wants to buy the...

  • CBP Seeks Proposals For Mobile Video Surveillance System.  // Defense Daily;5/2/2103, Vol. 258 Issue 25, p7 

    The article reports on the Request for Proposals from small businesses released by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for the Mobile Video Surveillance System (MVSS) in 2013.

  • Elbit Says CBP Re-Awards Company IFT Contract. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;10/15/2014, p4 

    The article reports on the decision of the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to re-award the contract for a Customs and Border Protection's (CBP) border surveillance contract to Israel's Elbit System (ESLT) following reevaluation of a protest filed by American defense contractor Raytheon....


Read the Article


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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics