Industry Sectors - Security, Surveillance and Detection


TT Club Points to Cyber Defence Advice After Not Petya

 13 Nov 2017

TT Club has called upon the container shipping industry to act on the not Petya malware advice shared by one of its former experts

  Global Issues, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


US Port Cybersecurity Bill Advances

 13 Nov 2017

US legislators have progressed an act requiring the federal government to assess maritime sector cybersecurity risks following this summer’s “Petya” hacks interrupting LA port operations

  Automation and Optimisation, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection


India to Expand Real Time Ship Data Sharing

 09 Nov 2017

India’s Navy has offered to share real-time data on maritime movements with 10 countries bordering the contested Indian Ocean, amid increased Chinese maritime activity there

  Carriers, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Terminal Focus


Digitization Spurs Port Security Spending

 08 Nov 2017

Frost & Sullivan have released a new report predicting terminal digitization and capacity enhancement will boost security spending for ports

  Automation and Optimisation, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection


All Yemeni Ports Forced to Shut Down

 06 Nov 2017

Saudi-led forces occupying Yemen to fight against Houthis have plans to temporarily close all seaports, airports and land ports

  Carriers, Global Issues, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping



Madagascar’s Toamasina Port Hit by Plague

 01 Nov 2017

London P&I Club has warned of an outbreak of plague in Madagascar including ports and suggested mariners take precautions to avoid infection.

  Port & Maritime Training, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping


King Abdullah Port Customs’ Efficiency Boosted

 01 Nov 2017

King Abdullah Port has completed the first phase of integrating its Port Community System with customs-affiliated data exchange mechanisms for round-the-clock data on containers

  Automation and Optimisation, Port Focus, Port Planning & Finance, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Supply Chain


CORSYS to Advance Integrated Smart Port Border Security

 01 Nov 2017

Smiths Detection has unveiled CORSYS, an enterprise-level security command centre that will advance border security through a cloud-based, digital ecosystem

  Container Handling, Global Issues, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain


US Ports Testify on ‘Real Gaps’ in Cybersecurity

 31 Oct 2017

US port authorities have testified before the US Department of Homeland Security's oversight committee on funding gaps when it comes to protecting ports from terrorist and cyberattacks

  Carriers, Global Issues, Port & Maritime Training, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping


Smiths Detection to Unveil CORSYS Smart Border Vision

 27 Oct 2017

A Smiths Detection expert will be the keynote speaker at the 6th WCO Technology & Innovation Forum as it unveils its new CORSYS smart security technology

  Automation and Optimisation, Health and Safety, Port Focus, Security, Surveillance and Detection, Shipping, Supply Chain