In today’s news round-up, ASSA ABLOY Access Control has been shortlisted for the prestigious Building Awards 2014. The company has been shortlisted in the Manufacturer of the Year category for its latest revolutionary updates to the Aperio™ product portfolioThe Building Awards celebrate excellence in the UK construction industry. In application news, Kelvin Hughes recently announced that it has supplied two SharpEyeTM Solid State X Band surveillance radars to the Maryland Natural Resources Police (MPRP). The radars will provide additional coverage around protected oyster beds.

In corporate news, Morpho has received factory certification from Lenel Systems International through its U.S. company MorphoTrak, and joined the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program. In events news, IRN has announced that the Central Asia and Caspian Oil & Gas Security Forum will be held at the Fairmont Hotel in Baku, Azerbaijan on the 8-9 April 2014. The event is the first of its kind to target the oil and gas operators in the region. Finally, Open Options has released its DNA Fusion V6, the most advanced version of the company’s flagship access control software. Read more security news…

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