Daily Archives: April 2, 2014

Afghan Prison Deficiencies Create Safety & Security Issues

[Translate] Afghan Prison Deficiencies Create Safety & Security Issues Today, SIGAR released a safety alert letter on the $11.3 million Baghlan prison, built with a Department of State contract. The letter notes:

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Private security firms bid on Greek asylum centres

[Translate] Private security firms bid on Greek asylum centres Today @ 09:25 Related Migrants set fire to Greek detention centre Syrians and Russians top asylum demands to EU By Nikolaj Nielsen BRUSSELS – Private security firms are bidding to guard … Continue reading

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Wrongful maritime arrests condemned

[Translate] Wrongful maritime arrests condemned 31st March 2014 Various authorities are criminalising maritime security operatives. This has been condemned by an industry trade body, the Security Association for the Maritime Industry (SAMI). Across piracy afflicted areas, in the Indian Ocean … Continue reading

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Three Firms Awarded Force Protection Contracts

[Translate] Three Firms Awarded Force Protection Contracts April 1, 2014 SERCO, Reston, Va., is being awarded a potential $46,041,918 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide life cycle sustainment, integration, acquisition and technical support for anti-terrorism/force protection Naval Electronic Surveillance Systems to … Continue reading

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Manus Island riots: PNG police say G4S refusing to be interviewed over riots, death at detention centre

[Translate] Manus Island riots: PNG police say G4S refusing to be interviewed over riots, death at detention centre Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) News 2 April 2014, (c) 2014 Australian Broadcasting Corporation PNG police say security firm G4S is not cooperating … Continue reading

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DynCorp International LLC; Fluor SOSi Diplomatic Support Services, LLC; Kellogg Brown & Root Services, Inc.

[Translate] DynCorp International LLC; Fluor SOSi Diplomatic Support Services, LLC; Kellogg Brown & Root Services, Inc. B-408554.5,B-408554.6,B-408554.7,B-408554.8,B-408554.9,B-408554.10: Dec 9, 2013 Summary View Decision View Decision (PDF, 16 pages) Contact: Ralph O. White (202) 512-8278 WhiteRO@gao.gov Office of Public Affairs (202) 512-4800 … Continue reading

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DynCorp International and Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors Sign First Private Company Partnership to Support Families of Fallen Team Members

[Translate] DynCorp International and Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors Sign First Private Company Partnership to Support Families of Fallen Team Members ENP Newswire 2 April 2014, (c) 2014, Electronic News Publishing. Release date – 01042014 MCLEAN, Va. – DynCorp International … Continue reading

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DynCorp International Wins Contract Field Teams Task Order Valued at up to $8.5 Million to Provide Aviation Maintenance Services at Dover Air Force Base

[Translate] DynCorp International Wins Contract Field Teams Task Order Valued at up to $8.5 Million to Provide Aviation Maintenance Services at Dover Air Force Base Business Wire 2 April 2014 10:48, MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 02, 2014– The U.S. Air Force … Continue reading

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SEC to investigate KBR’s fraud-cover-up practices

[Translate] SEC to investigate KBR’s fraud-cover-up practices Inside Counsel Juliana Kenny Copyright 2014 Inside Counsel. A Summit Business Media publication. In February, a former employee sued Halliburton Co. and its former subsidiary, Kellogg Brown & Root (KBR) for violating the … Continue reading

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Lawyers for Oregon soldiers, KBR argue in appeals court about Portland jury’s 2012 verdict

[Translate] Lawyers for Oregon soldiers, KBR argue in appeals court about Portland jury’s 2012 verdict The Oregonian (MCT) Mike Francis By Mike Francis, The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. McClatchy-Tribune Regional News 11 March 2014, March 11–Judges in the Ninth Circuit Court … Continue reading

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