IHMA welcomes initiative designed to tackle counterfeiting in global maritime sector

A new initiative aimed at tackling the problem of counterfeiting in the maritime sector has been welcomed by the International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA). The industry trade body has stated that the new Know Your Customer (KYC) Best Practices scheme heralds...
Posted On 20 Mar 2018
Canary Wharf Station in the heart of London's Docklands

UK public transport security to benefit from growing shift towards real-time video surveillance

A move away from legacy analogue CCTV technology to IP video solutions will enable critical transport networks to effectively deter, detect and delay threats to ensure passenger safety. More than 85% of transport networks across Western Europe are planning to install IP cameras...
Posted On 20 Feb 2018
Prime Minister David Cameron

Prime Minister calls for EU-wide ban on high-powered semi-automatic weapons to counter terrorist threat

At the European Council Summit in Brussels, Prime Minister David Cameron has called for an EU-wide ban on high-powered semi-automatic weapons as part of a long-term plan to counter terrorism. Ahead of European leaders gathering for the Summit to discuss the EU’s response to...
Posted On 21 Dec 2015
Transport Security Expo 2015 runs at London's Olympia in early December

UKTI DSO works with Transport Security Expo to help UK businesses achieve export success

Building on last year’s success, Transport Security Expo – which runs from 2-3 December at London’s Olympia – is set to welcome over 30 foreign Government delegations from countries across the globe, including those within Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East...
Posted On 06 Oct 2015
Servest Security has won a four-year contract to provide security guarding services for the Crossrail project

Servest Group awarded four-year security guarding contract for Crossrail by ATC joint venture

Servest Security, which is part of the Servest Group, has been chosen by joint venture ATC (Alstom, TSO and Costain) as the security guarding solutions provider for the final system-wide Crossrail project. The four-year contract will see Servest Security deliver security guarding...
Posted On 27 Apr 2015
Securitas has been awarded the contract to provide security at Europe’s busiest ferry port: the Port of Dover

Securitas awarded security contract to safeguard 13 million annual passengers at the Port of Dover

Securitas has been awarded the contract to provide security at Europe’s busiest ferry port – namely the Port of Dover – and has stated that it’s “passionate” about providing the business with an excellent service on behalf of its many passengers and...
Posted On 26 Mar 2015