Tag Archives: Detection

VMS supports more cameras with new device pack

Device Pack 8.4 has been released for Milestone XProtect Video Management System bringing the number of supported cameras to over 5000. Milestone Systems has released Device Pack 8.4 for those using Milestone the XProtect video management system (VMS). The Danish …

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Concealed under-vehicle detection system for UK prison

Pentonville prison is gaining improved protection from vehicle borne threats with the installation of advanced under-vehicle scanning technology. The historic prison of Pentonville in north London is a facility which is vulnerable to intrusion and the smuggling of objects and …

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Vehicle identification specialist invests in channel development

Nedap Identification Systems is bolstering its global growth in vehicle identification technology with the appointment of a new Senior Channel Development Manager. Part of its vehicle and people identification and vehicle detection business, automatic and wireless identification systems have wide …

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ANPR and automatic under-vehicle scanning protect Gatwick Airport

London’s Gatwick airport has deployed automatic scanning systems to inspect the undersides of vehicles entering protected zones at the facility. Busy airports such as Gatwick in London have high levels of operational traffic requiring access to different areas of the …

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Roadway infrastructure safety and security market report

A report has been produced which examines the market for safety and security systems for transport environments including roadways. Examining the global markets out to 2018, the latest report from Research and Markets into Transportation safety and Security Systems includes …

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Surveillance mode technology now available to more vehicle manufacturers

Ford has opened up the availability of its surveillance mode technology to enable other vehicle manufacturers to develop threat detection systems for high risk applications. The patent-pending surveillance mode technology was originally developed by Ford for use on police vehicles …

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Cooperative communication systems in focus at Toyota ITS stand

Toyota is attending the ITS World Congress in Detroit demonstrating its commitment to advanced safety systems and connectivity technology to support Intelligent Transport Systems. The theme of the ITS congress this year is re-inventing transportation in our connected world and …

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Improved truck safety with Blind Spot Assist system for driver visibility

Mercedes-Benz Trucks has launched Blind Spot Assist giving improved safety for vulnerable road users and driver visibility when changing lanes or turning corners. Collisions involving heavy vehicles and vulnerable road users have become increasingly frequent in busy inner cities with …

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About Jonathan Newell

Studied Engineering at Loughborough University and now involved in broadcast and technical journalism. Jonathan is based in London and Almaty.
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Automotive radar sensor shipments reach 1 million milestone

Delphi’s electronically scanning radar for automotive applications has reached a shipment milestone as the advanced vehicular safety systems market takes hold. As the world’s major car manufacturers inexorably shift towards advanced active safety systems in order to remain competitive and …

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Autonomous mobile freight scanning system

Inspection of freight for dangerous goods and contraband can now be performed using a high-energy autonomous mobile scanning system. The Driverless Eagle M60 autonomous cargo inspection system has been developed by Rapiscan Systems in conjunction with Mercedes-Benz to provide ports, …

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