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Hesco bringing defence expertise to civilian security with TERRABLOCK®

July, Leeds, UK: The UK and USA manufacturer of defensive barriers and body armor is launching a new range of surface-mounted security barriers, HESCO® TERRABLOCK®. Engineered and tested to deliver hostile vehicle

Negotiations to acquire Præsidiad

The Carlyle Group enters into exclusive negotiations to acquire Præsidiad from CVC Fund VI Brussels, Belgium – Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ:CG), today announced that, following a binding offer,

TerraBlock® M50 P1 crash-rated fence on list with DoD

Betafence’s rapid deployment surface-mounted barrier TerraBlock® has been approved by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for Hostile Vehicle Mitigation.

Betafence acquired Hesco

Betafence, the global perimeter security specialist, announces the acquisition of Hesco, a leader and innovator in the design and manufacture of rapidly deployable barrier systems. This acquisition underpins an acceleration of Betafence’s high security growth strategy, building on the recent acquisition of SecureUSA and the intellectual property rights agreement with Gibraltar US.

Upgrading Your Perimeter Security for Vehicle-Borne Improvised Explosive Devices

Vehicle-Borne Improvised Explosive Devices (VBIEDs) are one of today’s preferred attack methods for both individual and nation-state terrorists. To effectively defend against such attacks, a thorough review of a site’s perimeter security

NERC CIP-014 R6 – Unprecedented Accountability – Part 7 of 7

A standard is only as good as the accuracy of its measure. A law is only as good as the will to enforce it. Historically, the energy industry has been self-governing when

NERC CIP-014 R5 – Implementation Requirements – Part 6 of 7

On April 16, 2013, attackers cut fiber optic cables in an underground vault and then fired more than 100 rounds from at least two high-powered rifles on Pacific Gas and Electric’s Metcalf

NERC CIP-014 R4 – Vulnerability Assessments for Non-Owner Operators – Part 5 of 7

In this fifth installment of this article series, the focus is on subsection 4 of the NERC CIP-014 standard: NERC CIP-014 R4. The R4 subsection requires not only primary transmission and substation

NERC CIP-014 R3 – Operational Control Requirements – Part 4 of 7

An examination by USA TODAY in collaboration with more than ten Gannett newspapers and TV stations across the country, and drawing on thousands of pages of government records, federal energy data and