Daily Archives: June 16, 2014

USA: Fixed-Wing Transport Contracts for the Central Asian Front

[Translate] USA: Fixed-Wing Transport Contracts for the Central Asian Front Jun 15, 2014 17:35 UTC by Defense Industry Daily staff Latest update [?] Central Asia Final option year exercised for 3 firms – DID offers final totals. May 30/14: Option … Continue reading

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‘GUN POWDER ’ FIRING BLANKS

[Translate] ‘GUN POWDER ’ FIRING BLANKS The Courier-Mail By PETER MICHAEL 15 June 2014. SOLDIER of fortune Gary “Gun Powder” Peters and his exploits in war-torn Libya are the stuff of legend. But now parts of the ex-Aussie Digger and … Continue reading

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U.S. News: Embassy Security Deficiencies Cited

[Translate] U.S. News: Embassy Security Deficiencies Cited The Wall Street Journal Europe By Colleen McCain Nelson 16 June 2014) Private firms that provide local security guards to protect U.S. embassies abroad have failed to comply with vetting requirements for the … Continue reading

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LMC Sources Facility for Company’s Maritime Security Firm Buy

[Translate] March 20, 2014 LMC Sources Facility for Company’s Maritime Security Firm Buy The London Manhattan Company (LMC) announced it recently sourced a three-year $7 million facility for the acquisition of a maritime security services provider located in London, England. … Continue reading

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ENVOY360 – Company Overview

[Translate] ENVOY360 – Company Overview GlobalData Company Profiles 5 August 2013, ENVOY360 is a provider of maritime security and risk management services. The company offers a wide range of services including consultancy & risk management, maritime security, security brokerage, maritime … Continue reading

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Meet Bob, Britain’s first ROBOTIC security guard:

[Translate] Meet Bob, Britain’s first ROBOTIC security guard: Droid roams offices looking for suspicious behaviour – and calls for backup Bob rolls from room to room at G4S offices in Gloucestershire  If something looks suspicous, Bob analyses it and informs … Continue reading

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Manus Island inquiry: Staff, contractors lift lid on ‘death trap’ conditions inside immigration detention centre

[Translate] Manus Island inquiry: Staff, contractors lift lid on ‘death trap’ conditions inside immigration detention centre By political reporter Naomi Woodley Updated Sat 14 Jun 2014, 4:04pm AEST Photo: Reza Barati was fatally attacked during riots that broke out at … Continue reading

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Reports From Iraq Claim 100s Of US Contractors Trapped By ISIS Terrorists At Balad Airbase

[Translate] Posted: June 13, 2014 Reports From Iraq Claim 100s Of US Contractors Trapped By ISIS Terrorists At Balad Airbase An unidentified employee of Sallyport reportedly sent a message stating that 500 civilian US government contract workers have been trapped … Continue reading

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Insurers Stonewall Seaman Guard Ohio Crew -Advanfort

[Translate] June 12, 2014 Insurers Stonewall Seaman Guard Ohio Crew -Advanfort Sailors reportedly denied needed medical treatment and other benefits from their insurers By MarEx More than seven months after the Seaman Guard Ohio sailors were detained in India, the multinational … Continue reading

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Cumbrian weapons charges man waiting to learn fate

[Translate] Cumbrian weapons charges man waiting to learn fate By Emily Parsons Last updated at 12:34, Thursday, 12 June 2014 A Wigton man facing weapons charges in India faces a further delay before learning his fate. John Armstrong John Armstrong, … Continue reading

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