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  • 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
  • Total Solutions Protect Airports
    A wide range of technologies stand guard over airports. This article looks at what makes up electronic security systems, along with challenges, are on the horizon.
    Editor / Provider: by a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 7 / 23
  • Threats in Airport Security
    As airports are vast complexes filled with people, timely identification of threats is crucial to ensuring everyone's safety. A&S examines how various security systems from central management platforms to alarms.
    Editor / Provider: by a&s International | Updated: 2008 / 7 / 16
  • 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: 2008 / 4 / 1
  • Railway Security Finally Coming into Its Own
    There were 206 attacks worldwide on trains and rails from 1979 to 2005. In 1980, a bomb killed 75 at a train station in Bologna, Italy. In 1995, eight were killed on a Paris train. In February 2004, two blasts near a Moscow subway killed 51 people, with another 191 dead a month later in Madrid. A se
    Editor / Provider: The Editorial Team | Updated: 2008 / 1 / 22