U.S. Coast Guard Proposes Airport Style Security Checkpoints at Cruise Ship Terminals

While the aviation industry has implemented strict security screening regulations, cruise ship security screening remains relatively soft in comparison. This is expected to change as the United States Coast Guard looks to increase screening requirements for passengers and their baggage in 2015.

The US Coast Guard recently announced plans to standardize passenger security screening procedures at cruise ship terminals throughout the United States with the creation of the Terminal Screening Program (TSP).

Forecast: Future Of Airport And Marine Port Security Market

In recent years, the market for airport and marine port security has witnessed rapid growth due to high growth in international travel and trade and in increase in threats from global terrorism. Security concerns have also increased in recent years as airports and seaports have come under the radar of terrorist threats. In 2013, the […]

Honeywell Port Security Solutions

IP Surveillance, CCTV, Access Control, Intrusion Detection, Intercoms, Management Platform, Home Automation Contact Us Honeywell Security Address: Flat A, 16/F, CDW Building, 388 le Peak Road, Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong City: Hong Kong Contact Person: Kin-Sum Kong Tel: 852-2437-2982 Fax: 852-8161-6100 Home > Products Honeywell Port Security Solutions Supplier: Honeywell Security Region: United States Updated: 02/07/2014 Click Frequency: 10 Product Category: Solution > Transportation > Port Key Specifications Productivity Ports are a hub of commerce — any down time means lost revenue. Honeywell helps streamline customers’ overall operation with a port-specific security management platform that integrates various security subsystems such as access control, badging, identity management, video surveillance, perimeter intrusion detection and video analytics. This allows the port to reduce false alarms and enables situational awareness of the entire secure area. Honeywell ensures that users, equipment and facility will be better protected against events that can keep customers’ organization from operating at full capacity. Cost Savings Our integrated security, Pro-Watch Airport Pak security management system, and digital video and monitoring systems minimize the need for separate installations, reduce interface complications and manage total cost of ownership. Equally important, Honeywell’s powerful security solutions are built on a common platform, so they’re easy to implement and simple to integrate with the systems customers already have in place. Customers will enjoy lower operating costs and lower installation costs. Compliance Issuing and verifying badges and credentials is a key security component at any airport or seaport, and the need to comply with the […]

Research and Markets: Airport & Marine Port Security Market 2013 – 2018

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Research and Markets ( ) has announced the addition of the "Airport & Marine Port Security Market (Access Control, Video Surveillance, Screening & Scanning, Asset and Visitor Management, Perimeter Intrusion Detection, Network Security) – Worldwide Market Forecasts and Analysis 2013 – 2018" report to their offering. Despite the fact that transportation systems are usually inviolable, dependable, and more dynamic than ever before, compelling objections remain to assure the security of the port services that enable a flourishing network of international trade. The global port security market is estimated to grow from $22.28 billion in 2013 to $36.99 billion by 2018, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 10.7% from 2013 to 2018. Transportation hubs engage millions of employees, visitors, crew members, contractors, lorry drivers, and rescue staff with access to protected areas at these locations. Identifying and inspecting these individuals while concurrently facilitating and supervising their access within these demanding air and seaport facilities is crucial to empower secure, proficient, and dependable worldwide trade. There has been immense research for building comprehensive, efficient, and effective port security solutions. The port administration authorities are keen to inspect from people to particle that move across the ports. Governments have formed various regulatory associations and introduced security norms to benefit the coordination between port/facility security and state security/emergency agencies/services. Surging threats on ports and necessity for sustaining the nations’ business continuity are the key drivers for the port security business. The regional economies are experiencing high growth rates […]

CCTV To Assist Policing In Montego Bay

The Area One police now have improved watch over the city of Montego Bay, with the official acquisition of a Closed Circuit Television Surveillance System on Thursday, September 5. Minister of National Security, Hon. Peter Bunting, handed over an access swipe card to the control centre for the system, to Assistant Commissioner of Police in […]