Port Security

Port Security

Ship in harbor. By pixabay

Imagine yourselves working in the security branch of a local harbor. How do you know what kind of ships are coming in? Are they...
port container vessel

Virtual Reality can help cope with the massive work overload at seaports. New technology assists US Custom and Border Protection (CBP) employees in visualizing...
port security by UAV

Hamburg port will use automated drones across many of its operations. Within the framework of a comprehensive technology partnership, HHLA Sky, with its technological...
port container vessel

The fact that drones can fly at high altitudes and are equipped with powerful cameras enables them to fulfill various tasks, including port observation....
aircraft carrier

An oil spill such as the one that has drenched Israel’s coastline in tar, can be replicated by hackers that remotely take control of...
port security by UAV

Drones provide a unique perspective from the air, enabling critical installations authorities to manage, inspect and control a large area in a fast and...

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg is not the only one worried about climate change. US military officers have long believed climate change seriously threatens...

The global Homeland Security and Emergency Management market size is likely to extend from $623.1 billion in 2020 to $846.5 billion by 2025, garnering...

By Or Shalom, security and cyber expert and adviser OT environments are computing networks characterized by computerized processes operations and command & control, therefore they...
border security

Border security in 2020 has become a complex challenge. Globalization created a borderless world from the point of view of technology, commerce, etc. However,...

By Arie Egozi Russia, in its efforts to gain full control of Syria, is operating one division of the Syrian army as part of the...

By Or Shalom, security and cyber expert and adviser Marine ports have strategic importance as critical infrastructure. The ports are vital to the economy, the...

In the wake of the explosion of 2,750 tons of ammonium nitrate in massive blasts in Beirut’s main port, killing at least 100 people...

New perimeter protection systems combining detection sensors and drones allow for faster and more effective decision making. A new solution combines autonomous surveillance drones...

Border security near waterways is a challenge that standard sensors can not always solve. This state of affairs makes difficult the detection of people...
port security by UAV

UAV technology has been developing rapidly, and there are potentially important implications for the homeland security practitioners operating at maritime ports. Systems based on...
Photo 2 Protector by Rafael

By Arie Egozi The problem is universal and some countries are now confronted by it in a growing pace and severity. An exclusive economic zone (EEZ)...
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The United States Navy has recently closed a $15.8 million contract with a marine robotics company to upgrade the MK 18 Kingfish unmanned underwater...
photo port illust Pixabay

Increasingly connected and automated vessels are becoming a cybersecurity challenge. In an incident last February, a deep draft vessel on an international voyage sailed...
from Boatstopping Youtube

A new boat stopping technology brings to a quick and safe halt vessels whose maneuvers  arouse suspicions about their intent. The new family of...
gps jamming

In recent years, incidents of GPS tampering have disrupted the flow of commerce within ports around the world by blocking the signals needed for...

Many resources are invested by organizations, companies and integrators in order to secure their critical facilities and assets. Providing perimeter security and intrusion detection...