GSN 2012 Awards announced: White House deputy of homeland security recognized for leadership at annual gala
Hundreds of the best of the homeland security community’s federal, state and municipal government officials, government contractors, systems integrators, IT vendors and physical security product and solutions providers all came together the night of November 29 in a ballroom of the Washington, D.C. convention center to receive accolades.
The GSN awards dinner, which has become a Washington tradition over the last four years, offered a chance for the excellence and civic-minded spirit of homeland security efforts nationwide to be recognized.
Government Security News has announced that its 2011 Homeland Security Awards Program will officially open for business and start accepting entries in the program’s 45 awards categories on Tuesday, April 26.
Gary Joubert, VP of Sales and Marketing, reports that T3 provides electric vehicles for law enforcement that are used in almost every police department in the U.S., as well as in government agencies around the world. Other markets for the made-in-the-USA T3 series include the military, general transport and the private security business. Recent improvements have been well received, and business is great!
TSA is gathering market research information from small businesses that can provide databases and reporting mechanisms that can monitor the movements of railcars carrying toxic inhalation hazards and other security-sensitive materials via “Car Location Message” (CLM) and global positioning satellite (GPS) support services.
John Lord has been named president of Camber Corp. In his previous position as Camber’s executive vice president and chief operating officer, he led the realignment of the company to better define and focus on Camber's markets in a resource-constrained environment.
The Treasury Department’s Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) has awarded a $1.5 million HUBZone set-aside contract to TMI Consulting, of Milwaukee, WI, to perform a variety of security-related support services at BEP’s Western Currency Facility in Fort Worth, TX.
The award, which was announced on December 5, will be a commercial, firm fixed price contract, according to a notice issued by BEP.
The acquisition, originally announced on October 3 further enhances Accenture’s capabilities in procurement business process outsourcing (BPO) across a range of industries, including manufacturing, consumer goods, high-tech and financial services, and adds key analytics capabilities and technology assets.
Government Security News is pleased to announce the winners of its GSN 2013 Homeland Security Awards program, which were selected from hundreds of nominations submitted by leading vendors of IT and physical security products and federal, state, county and municipal government agencies, highlighting their most noteworthy programs and projects.
The 2013 awards program was made possible by generous sponsorships from BRS Laboratories, Cardinal Point Strategies, Objectivity, Vanguard Integrity Professionals and Wave Systems.
A small business called Emergency Vehicle Installations Corp., of Springfield, VA, protested the award to a competitor by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency for the installation of cages and emergency equipment in five police vehicles that will carry explosive-sniffing canines, but the Government Accountability Office (GAO) has rejected that protest.
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|Southwest Microwave Perimeter Defense Seminar||Nov 13 - 13|
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|GovSec West Conference & Expo 2013||Nov 19 - 20|
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