DHS S&T, in collaboration with the U.S. Coast Guard, invite innovators to submit solutions for a large capacity floating device to keep survivors out of the water during mass rescue operations.
U.S. Coast Guard (USCG)
On Tuesday, May 25 2021, from 1–3 p.m. ET, DHS will host the Mass Rescue Operations Lifesaving Device Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) Virtual Industry Day—a live event to present and answer questions about a new BAA topic.
Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas released the following statement on President Biden’s nomination of Vice Adm. Linda L. Fagan to serve as Vice Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard.
Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas announced that President Biden has made the following U.S. Coast Guard flag officer nominations.
DHS S&T AWARDS $153K in phase 1 funding to small business for maritime object tracking technology.
The Arctic’s expanded relevance, coupled with the Department’s significant regional investments, requires DHS to have a unified, deliberate, and forward-looking approach. The Strategic Approach for Arctic Homeland Security fully leverages the broad range of DHS authorities, capabilities, capacity and partnerships to achieve the goals laid out in this document.
Next week, Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Chad F. Wolf will travel to Nicosia, Cyprus; Manama, Bahrain; and Doha, Qatar to meet with regional counterparts and discuss bolstering security cooperation and information sharing partnerships across the region.
TranslateLive to adapt Instant Language Assistant to support USCG operator safety and mission performance.
Funding awarded to Kenautics, Inc., to develop a more reliable tracking system for accurately marking and monitoring objects in the water for recovery.
Funding awarded to Kynamics of Mountain View, CA, to build a portable system for language translation capabilities to support United States Coast Guard missions.