Posts Tagged ‘marine and offshore’

Synectics C2000 and C3000 COEX camera stations and Synergy 3 picked for high-profile offshore oil and gas projects

Synectics C2000 and C3000 COEX camera stations and Synergy 3 picked for high-profile offshore oil and gas projects

Global surveillance business Synectics has secured contracts for a range of high profile offshore oil and gas projects, which will see its C2000 and C3000 COEX camera stations, and its command and control software, Synergy 3 installed at a major USA deep-water floating platform in the Gulf of Mexico, three LNG Floating Storage Regasification Units (FSRUs) and two Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCCs), the company has announced.

Read More

With a threat from terrorists and pirates ever-present, are there choppy waters ahead for cruise ship security?

Are terrorists like ISIS and pirates threatening cruise ship security?

With the threat of terrorist groups like ISIS and pirates and the hundreds of millions of dollars invested in every cruise ship, a pertinent question to ask in this uncertain world is just ‘how safe and secure are these vessels?’ Tim Compston, Features Editor at Security News Desk navigates his way around the challenges of cruise ship security.

Read More