In today’s news round-up, Delta Scientific showcased its counter-terrorist vehicle control systems at the Delta Equipment Demonstration event which took place in June this year. Government officials, security professionals, integrators and contractors came together at Delta’s Fredericksburg office to view anti-terrorism barriers, bollards, crash-rated gates and other equipment, including new products. Over in London, the Association of Security Consultants (ASC) has made its annual awards under the Imbert Prize with support and sponsorship from Samsung Techwin. The ceremony at the Royal Air Force Club in London was attended by 80 members.

In events news, data protection and data security will be major topics at this year’s Security Essen. According to estimates by the Federation of German Industries, the damage caused by data and knowledge theft amounts to at least 50 billion euros every year. In application news, RISCO delivered a comprehensive security solution at the 2014 World Cup games in Brazil. Installed at the all-new 44,000 capacity Arena Pantanal in Cuiaba is RISCO Group’s powerful Command & Control solution, access control and customised ticketing and validation system. Finally, South Australia Water has chosen Raytec Infra-Red illuminators in a perimeter security upgrade of its water treatment plant in Adelaide. AG Security Group won the tender for the project by putting forward Raytec’s Infra-Red CCTV lighting solution. Read more security news…

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