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  • Cruise Ships Embark on Integration
    Surf. Sun. Fun. Cruise ships offer all the above, along with food, lodging and transportation, for the ultimate travel experience.Cruise ships promise the allure of exotic locales, which are reached by crossing isolated bodies of water. Any mishap, be it weather, equipment failure or pirates, would
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2010 / 4 / 6
  • Hotels Embrace Five-Star Security
    A number of terrorist attacks on hotels in the last 12 months have highlighted the vulnerability of the hospitality sector, making security improvements a top priority. A&S looks at how security technologies help hotels fend off potential threats and enhance guest experience.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2009 / 11 / 30
  • Metro Security Going All Out
    Since Sept. 11, widespread fear of public transportation has spurred government attention to investigate local metro security. Old and new projects now specify more sophisticated and automated technology to protect passengers and streamline management processes.
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by GE Security, ObjectVideo and Mobotix | Updated: 2009 / 7 / 28
  • Protecting Oil Interests
    As the demand for energy, in particular, oil, continues to skyrocket to meet international market needs, reliable and efficient delivery systems, such as pipelines, must be maintained and protected against operation interruptions.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2009 / 4 / 21
  • British Transport Police Order Image Scan's X-Ray Security System
    Image Scan Holdings, a provider of real-time multi-view, x-ray imaging solutions, confirmed that its wholly owned subsidiary, 3DX-Ray Limited, has secured orders valued in excess of US$252,500 for its new portable x-ray unit, the TPXi, all deliverable within the next 3 months. The orders include uni
    Editor / Provider: Source: Image Scan Holdings | Updated: 2009 / 4 / 17
  • Going Deeper: Security at Mines
    Mining supports the very foundations of a country, as economies can depend on the vital resources unearthed. While the mining industry contributes greatly to worldwide economy, it faces threats requiring comprehensive security and safety solutions. A&S looks at the potential threats, solutions and f
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2009 / 4 / 16
  • Wireless Mesh Helps U.K. Petroleum Refinery Increase Operational Visibility
    In the United Kingdom, Murco Petroleum Limited's Milford Haven refinery recently announced a new wireless network to assist in monitoring offsite operations that deal with large amounts of flammable gas and liquid. The network features explosion-proof and intrinsically safe technologies from the U.K
    Editor / Provider: Source: Firetide | Updated: 2008 / 12 / 4
  • Utility Security Upholds Uncompromising Standards
    Utilities are like a country's nerve system any harm could result in serious consequences. After Sept. 11, utility sites have focused on defending vulnerabilities against threats.
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 11 / 5
  • Building Safe and Economically Advantageous Hospital
    The growing demand for medical services, the increasing cost pressure, and the particular requirements on security make the running of hospitals a highly challenging undertaking. Where the complex processes of a hospital optimally interact with the technical infrastructure, economic benefit is gener
    Editor / Provider: Submitted by Siemens Building Technologies | Updated: 2008 / 9 / 17