Updates

Homeland Security Assists Emergency Responders with Unveiling of New Internet Course on America's New National Incident Management System

The training experts at Homeland Security's Emergency Management Institute created the online course, which takes about three hours to complete.

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

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

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.

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

FEMA Pilots New Training Course to Help Fire and Emergency Services Officials Enchance Coordination

"This pilot course is important as it provides a forum for partnership and local and regional coordination centered on President Bush's and the Department of Homeland Security's National Incident Management System (NIMS)."