Port Security

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First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 2 reports

MIT's 3D-Printed Underwater Robot Detects Illegal Goods Hidden Under Ships

Mechanical engineers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology have designed a new submersible robot that can boost port security by detecting drugs and contraband being smuggled aboard ships at port in hidden compartments. ... [Published Yahoo! News UK and Ireland - 20 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

County to Chip In For Response Boat

By Stephanie FortinoMackinac Island’s new emergency response boat, which will be built this winter, will serve all of Mackinac County, county commissioners learned Thursday, September 25, and so the county commissioners voted 3-2 to contribute $60,000 ... [Published St Ignace News - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Dominican Republic needs ‘0’ tolerance in war on drug trafficking: Brewster

Santo Domingo.- Washington is willing to invest the required funds to heighten port security and fight drug traffickers, but Dominican Republic needs to impose zero tolerance with those involved, said U.S. ambassador James Brewster today Tuesday."Dominican ... [Published Dominican Today - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

MIT Researchers developing Underwater Robot to provide Port Security

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Research University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, is developing a machine that can be used in battle against drug smuggling underwater. According to researchers working on the project, the robot will be able to ... [Published French Tribune - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

MIT’s underwater robot is a port security boon (VIDEO)

NEW YORK, Sept 30 — MIT researchers have developed an underwater robot that they hope will be able to protect America’s ports by scanning the hulls of incoming ships for contraband material.The robot is about the size of an American football and is divided ... [Published Malay Mail - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 2 reports

Europe takes Spain to court over port security

29 Sep 2014European clamp-down: Spain and Italy are in trouble because they have failed to implement EU Directives Photo: Wiki/CarlesmariThe European Commission is taking Spain to court because 20 Spanish ports have failed to adopt and implement the port ... [Published Port Strategy - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Here Comes An Underwater Robot To Ensure ...

The robot was initially targeted to inspect cracks in nuclear reactors and water tanks and now it has been modified to inspect ships for smuggling activities. Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduate student in mechanical engineering, Sampriti Bhattacharyya, ... [Published EFYTimes.com - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

M. Simones: Remained loyal to her home state

During election season, there are many candidates and complicated issues to consider. Some decisions are difficult, but the easiest decision that I will make this November is to vote for Sen. Susan Collins.I respect her work ethic, objective thinking ... [Published Sun-Journal - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Underwater Robot Created For Port Security

Where there is a will, there is a way. Since time immemorial, there has always been pirates as humans traversed the seven seas, not to mention smugglers who try to bring contraband material from one part of the world to another, and this game of cat and ... [Published UberGizmo - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 27 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 2 reports

Underwater robot to help spot concealed contraband

New York, Sep 27 (IANS) Spotting concealed contraband at ports can now be a lot easier as researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), including an Indian-origin scientist, have developed an oval-shaped submersible robot that can perform ... [Published Mangalorean - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 27 2014 - 4 reports

MIT is developing underwater robots that hunt for drugs

They may not be as quick or efficient as airport sniffer dogs, but robots are getting ready to take the fight against drug smuggling underwater.Researchers at MIT are working on submersible machines that could use ultrasound to find drugs hidden on s ... [Published CIO Magazine - Sep 27 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 3 reports

EU takes Spain to court over security of its ports

The European Commission is taking action against Spain before the Court of Justice of the European Union, because 20 Spanish ports have yet to adopt and implement the port security plan.The main objective of European port security policy is to provide ... [Published Infomarine On-Line - Sep 26 2014]

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Meanwhile, the Committee noted that, following a regional seminar on "Stowaways in West and Central Africa: Analysis of the current situation and measures to reduce their number" in Côte d'Ivoire, in March 2014, a similar seminar for East and South Africa was planned for 21 to 23 October 2014 in Durban, South Africa, for participants...
"I am particularly interested to see if this type of technology could find use in domestic maritime operations ranging from the detection of smuggled nuclear, biological or chemical agents to drug interdiction, discovery of stress fractures in submerged structures and hulls, or even faster processing and routing of maritime traffic."
"Dominican Republic’s opportunities are incredible, but it must take the measures to achieve free and clean trade" the diplomat said in the Congress on Cargo Security (BASC) held in the hotel El Embajador
...pleased to receive this order from the Rapid Equipping Force of the United States Army ," noted Tom Brown , President and CEO of LRAD Corporation . "Our products continue to meet stringent military specifications and remain the AHD of choice for the United States military."

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MIT's 3D-Printed Underwater Robot Detects Illeg... [Published Yahoo! News UK and Ireland - 20 hours ago]
County to Chip In For Response Boat [Published St Ignace News - 23 hours ago]
FAL 39th session [Published International Maritime Organization - Sep 30 2014]
MIT's 3D-Printed Underwater Robot Detects Illeg... [Published International Business Times UK - Sep 30 2014]
Dominican Republic needs ‘0’ tolerance in war o... [Published Dominican Today - Sep 30 2014]
LRAD : R) Corporation Receives $610,000 Order f... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 30 2014]
MIT Researchers developing Underwater Robot to ... [Published French Tribune - Sep 30 2014]
MIT’s underwater robot is a port security boon ... [Published Malay Mail - Sep 30 2014]
FUTURISM UPDATE (September 30, 2014) [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Sep 30 2014]
Europe takes Spain to court over port security [Published Port Strategy - Sep 29 2014]
Here Comes An Underwater Robot To Ensure ... [Published EFYTimes.com - Sep 29 2014]
M. Simones: Remained loyal to her home state [Published Sun-Journal - Sep 29 2014]
European Commission Clamps Down on Spain, Italy [Published World Maritime News - Sep 29 2014]
Underwater Robot Created For Port Security [Published UberGizmo - Sep 29 2014]
At World Maritime Day… Minister Benn commends ... [Published Guyana Chronicle Online - Sep 29 2014]
European Commission to take Spain to court over... [Published GBC Television - Sep 28 2014]
New Aquatic Robots Designed To Patrol Nation’s ... [Published Inquisitr - Sep 27 2014]
Experts discuss enhancing Sohar Port security f... [Published Times of Oman - Sep 27 2014]
MIT Develops Underwater Robot To Patrol Ship Cargo [Published Auto World News - Sep 27 2014]
MIT developing underwater drug sniffer [Published MajorGeeks.com - Sep 27 2014]
Indian-origin researcher in US unveils robot fo... [Published Business Standard India - Sep 27 2014]
Underwater robot to help spot concealed contraband [Published Mangalorean - Sep 27 2014]
MIT is developing underwater robots that hunt f... [Published CIO Magazine - Sep 27 2014]
Barnacle robot to search ship hulls for contraband [Published SeaNews - Sep 27 2014]
Spain goes to court for inadequate port security [Published Journal of Commerce - Sep 26 2014]
MIT Announces Anti-Smuggling Robot Prototype [Published Value Walk - Sep 26 2014]
Underwater Robot for Port Security [Published Maritime Executive - Sep 26 2014]
New Innovative Underwater Robot Can Inspect Shi... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 26 2014]
Submarine robots: The future of port security? [Published Port Technology International - Sep 26 2014]
ADP Qualify 31 Staff Members at the Ports and A... [Published Abu Dhabi Police - Sep 26 2014]
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FUTURISM UPDATE (September 30, 2014) [Published Lifeboat News The Blog - Sep 30 2014]
FUTURISM UPDATE (September 30, 2014) <p><a class='blog-photo' href="http://lifeboat.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/0-a-Y-E-L-L-O-W.jpg"><img class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-12375" src="http://lifeboat.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/0-a-Y-E-L-L-O-W.jpg" ...
New Innovative Underwater Robot Can Inspect Shi... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 26 2014]
Last week, at the International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, MIT researchers unveiled an oval-shaped submersible robot, a little smaller than a football, with a flattened panel on one side that it can slide along an underwater surface ...
Underwater robot for port security [Published MIT News feed - Sep 26 2014]
Last week, at the International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, MIT researchers unveiled an oval-shaped submersible robot, a little smaller than a football, with a flattened panel on one side that it can slide along an underwater surface ...
World: U.S. Engagement with Pacific Small Islan... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 04 2014]
Source: Government of the United States of AmericaCountry: United States of America, World By Staff Writer U.S. Embassy Apia Share on twitterShare on facebookMore Sharing ServicesAPIA, Samoa, September 03, 2014 — A Pacific nation itself, the United States ...
Cisco wants to ‘standardize’ containers to spee... [Published SiliconANGLE - Sep 02 2014]
Not wanting to feel left out, Cisco Systems, Inc has become the latest enterprise tech giant to hop aboard the container boat, hinting of plans to incorporate Docker containers within its emerging cloud services. The tidbit comes from this blog ...
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Airport & Marine Port Security Market - Worldwi... [Published Financial Services - Apr 25 2014]
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