In today’s news round-up, a recent report by IMS Research has suggested that developments in the service side of the Explosives, Weapons and Contraband (EWC) business should receive closer attention. The report estimates that revenues from the service, maintenance, and installation of EWC detection equipment will grow to $768.9 million in 2012. In application news, a Qccess wireless solution has been installed at the Samsung Life Insurance HQ building in Seoul, Korea.

Over in Germany, Dallmeier network cameras have been used by The Technisches Hilfswerk (THW), a non-profit emergency response organisation, to aid emergency deployment. In other application news, Avigilon has recently announced that Your Neighbourhood Credit Union (YNCU) has deployed the Avigilon high-definition surveillance system to protect itself from theft and fraud. Finally, Mul-T-Lock’s patented security master key suites have completed a recent security upgrade at Halls of Residence at the University of Southampton. Read more security news…