Updates

Department of Homeland Security Announces $12 Million Funding for Social and Behavioral Scientists to Study Terrorism

The new Center should focus on both the behavioral and social aspects of the terrorists themselves as well as the behavioral and social effects of terrorist threats and attacks on populations

BioVeris Launches New Portable M-SERIES Instrument for the Detection of Biological Agents

M1M Analyzer Introduced at the International Symposium on Protection Against Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents in Sweden

Commonwealth Biotechnologies, Inc. Closes $2.5M Private Placement

Investment Expected to Enhance Company's Bio-Defense Capabilities and Marketing Efforts

RAE Systems Extends Photoionization Detection Leadership with Award of U.S. Patent 6,734,435

Pioneering development in self-cleaning, continuous operation PID lamps extends companys leadership in photoionization detection technologies

RAE Systems Completes Acquisition of KLH

Chinese government approves deal; acquisition creates a safety and security monitoring leader to serve rapidly growing China market

Department of Homeland Security Announces Award of US-VISIT Prime Contract to Accenture LLP

Accenture LLP to serve as the Prime Contractor for US-VISIT to help strengthen security at Americas borders and modernize the border management process.

CONCEPT CONTROLS MARKETS NEW CHEMICAL DETECTION SYSTEM FOR BAE SYSTEMS

Primary users market for this product are the Hazardous Material Teams and other agencies involved in delivering Homeland Security Products and Services

Smiths Detection Introduces Next-Generation Handheld Detector for Narcotics, Explosives, Chemical Warfare Agents and Toxic Industrial Chemicals

. . . a significant upgrade to existing handheld detectors, offering detection capabilities for toxic industrial chemicals such as Hydrogen Cyanide, Phosgene, Sulfur Dioxide and Chlorine

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Awards Accenture-Led Smart Border Alliance the Contract to Develop and Implement US-VISIT Program

Contract Potentially Worth Billions-Smart Border Alliance to Help Design and Deploy New US-VISIT System at U.S. Air, Land and Sea Ports of Entry

DHS and EU Sign Agreement to Allow Collection of Passenger Data

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to collect airline Passenger Name Record (PNR) information relating to flights between the United States and the European Union.