SADDLE BROOK, N.J., January 28, 2003. Diversified Security Solutions, Inc. (DSSI) has entered into a contract with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey to provide electronic security and systems integration services for the three major New York metropolitan area airports - John F. Kennedy International (JFK), Newark International and LaGuardia. The agreement, which allows the Port Authority to enter into purchase orders with DSSI, consists of an initial three-year commitment with two, two-year extension options.
Under the terms of the agreement, the Port Authority plans to utilize DSSI's systems integration services between each airport. DSSI and the Port Authority are planning to install an enterprise server that will govern all security and communications applications and will assist in streamlining operations. In addition, DSSI will work with the Port Authority to implement advanced biometric security devices, such as iris scans and thumb print recognition. As part of the agreement, DSSI will continue its service and maintenance of security workstations and access control systems for the three airports, as well as electronic photo identification badges. DSSI will also continue to manage the dedicated fiber optic security communications networks for each airport facility.
James Henry, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of DSSI, said, "We are delighted at the opportunity to expand our relationship with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey. Having worked with the Port Authority in the past, we have had a chance to evaluate ways in which to assist in the process of improving security at New York's major airports. DSSI is current on state-of-the-art technologies and trends in aviation security. We look forward to working with the Port Authority and to assist them in being at the forefront of implementing the best in advanced security systems for the largest airport network in the world."
Diversified Security Solutions, Inc is a turnkey provider of technology-based integrated electronic security solutions for commercial enterprises and governmental agencies. The Company provides integrated security systems and services, emergency preparedness planning, and product development and manufacturing.
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