Dr Eric Moore promoted

CBRNe World was very pleased to see the promotion of Dr Eric Moore to deputy to the commanding general -

The U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command promoted one of its own in a ceremony at Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, October 14, 2022. Eric Moore, Ph.D., who most recently served...

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ARAI-2PAM BARDA Procurement Award

On October 3, 2022,  Aktiv Pharma Group (Aktiv) announced a procurement contract award from the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (BARDA), part of the Administration for Strategic Preparedness and Response (ASPR) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Under this contract (number 75A50122C00082), awarded under the...

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Bertin Technologies announces the acquisition of Environics Oy

On September 27, 2022, Bertin Technologies announced the acquisition of the Finnish company Environics Oy, previously owned by Verso Capital.

The European industrial company for critical scientific instrumentation Bertin Technologies has signed the agreement to acquire the Finnish company Environics. This transaction, backed by Bertin Technologies‘ owner FCDE (Fonds...

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Proengin expands capabilities of AP4C

Proengin announces the next generation S4PE sampling systems solution, the S4PF. Offering a wider threat detection capability and easier integration in standard operation procedure (SOP) for hazmat, law enforcement, CBRNe experts and military forces. The S4PF from Proengin offers a higher target temperature than its predecessor (S4PE), but the solution...

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Biden administration reveals new biodefence strategy

Full text can be found here, but the edited highlights are:

The Strategy sets out to: 
Detect pandemics and other biological threats:  The Strategy aims to transform early warning of infectious disease threats by accelerating the development and deployment of new technologies that can rapidly detect novel pathogens. It will improve...

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Evotec Biologics awarded contract from U.S. Department of Defense under accelerated antibodies program

Evotec SE have announced that the U.S. Department of Defense (“DOD”) has awarded Evotec’s Seattle-based subsidiary, Just – Evotec Biologics, Inc. a contract valued up to $ 49.9 m for the rapid development of monoclonal antibody (“mAb”)-based drug product prototypes targeting plague. Plague, an infectious disease caused by the bacterium...

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Steadicopter and Viking Drone Packaging launch new capability for transporting critical equipment, including hazardous materials, by air

Steadicopter – a leader in the Rotary Unmanned Aerial Systems (RUAS) industry – has announced its collaboration with UK-based Viking Drone Packaging – leading experts in the fields of packaging, UAS operations and the transport of dangerous goods – with the launch of a new capability for transporting critical equipment,

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Proengin Academy Webinar - Infrastructure Protection for Chemical & Biological Threats

Join Emergency Response TIPS & Proengin for this Free Proengin Academy Webinar about Infrastructure Protection against Chemical & Biological Threats. 

Critical infrastructure represents an attractive target for those intending to harm so it's essential to be able to protect them by having detectors on strategic locations.

Join this FREE Webinar to further discuss these cases &

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PHMSA Awarding $32.4MM for Hazmat Safety

Originally published by Railway Age

The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) will distribute $32.4 million to states, territories and tribes for six hazardous materials safety grant programs in FY 2022.

One of the programs is rail-related: https://www.phmsa.dot.gov/">PHMSA will provide $1.2 million in Assistance for Local Emergency Response Training grants to...

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Convergence 22 Call for Papers

The time for CBRNe Convergence 2022 is fast approaching, with that in mind we thought we would give everyone a liitle extra time to submit abstracts for the call for papers and have extended the deadline to Friday September 23rd 2022 

Any paper justifiably related to CBRNe or HazMat will be...

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