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Port security fees probe

News Port security fees probe Hobart Mercury    By DAVID BENIUK 14 September 2014, TASPORTS is being investigated for uncompetitive behaviour that is allegedly forcing shipping companiesto pay 50 per cent above the market rate for security services. The Australian … Continue reading

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Blackwater Jury Asks to See Video Aftermath of Baghdad Carnage

Blackwater Jury Asks to See Video Aftermath of Baghdad Carnage By Andrew Zajac Oct 20, 2014 3:00 PM ET The jury deliberating since early September the fate of four former Blackwater guards charged with killing or wounding more than 30 … Continue reading

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G4S plc UK DK: Directorate change

G4S plc UK DK : Directorate change Thomson Reuters ONE 21 October 2014 14:10, G4S plc G4S appoints John Kenning to lead North America region G4S, the leading global integrated security group, announces today that it has appointed John Kenning to the … Continue reading

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USIS suffers another blow as GAO rules for competitor in wake of fraud allegations

USIS suffers another blow as GAO rules for competitor in wake of fraud allegations By Christian Davenport October 20 at 7:43 PM Follow @_chrisdavenport USIS, the embattled major federal contractor, suffered another blow Monday after government lawyers determined that the … Continue reading

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DynCorp International awarded an $83,373,932 contract

Contracts for October 20, 2014 10/20/2014 04:59 PM CDT   FOR RELEASE AT 5 p.m. ET No. CR-201-14 October 20, 2014     CONTRACTS   NAVY   DynCorp International LLC, Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded an $83,373,932 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery, … Continue reading

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Progress on car shipments difficult to measure, verify

Progress on car shipments difficult to measure, verify Oct. 17, 2014 – 02:58PM | By Karen Jowers Staff writer TRANSCOM chief tells vehicle shipping company to shape up Delays affect 80 percent of troops’ overseas auto shipments TRANSCOM deploys teams … Continue reading

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Serco faces $680,000 hit in fines

Serco faces $680,000 hit in fines Phoebe Wearne and Daniel Emerson The West Australian October 16, 2014, 5:41 aml The West Australian WA’s private prison operator Serco is facing fines of up to $680,000 for a series of prisoner escapes … Continue reading

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Goldmine A Critical Look at the Commercialization of Afghan Demining

Goldmine  A Critical Look at the Commercialization of Afghan Demining  For paper click above link

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DynCorp International Named Major Contractor of the Year by the Army Aviation Association of America

DynCorp International Named Major Contractor of the Year by the Army Aviation Association of America Business Wire 16 October 2014 08:00, MCLEAN, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–October 16, 2014– DynCorp International (DI) today announced that it has been recognized by the Army Aviation … Continue reading

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G4S delays probe of prison after claims of torture

G4S delays probe of prison after claims of torture by Wyndham Hartley, 15 October 2014, 05:43 Picture: SUNDAY TIMES Related articles G4S rejects £1.6bn bid for cash solutions arm INTERNATIONAL security firm G4S is delaying finalisation of the investigation into … Continue reading

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