Terrorabwehrsperren – Fachtagung und Crashtests

Save the date: Counter-terror vehicle barriers 2018 – 2nd Conference with Crashtests   19 and 20 September 2018 in Münster Wolbeck, Germany with simultaneous translation German-English for international conference participants and exhibitors   The conference programme will be published Q 2 2018.   See here some impressions from the 1st conference in 2017.

Dr. Uwe H. Wehrstedt
Friday August 25th, 2017


Security at Deutsche Bahn

A security report for 2015 jointly published by Deutsche Bahn and the German Federal Police observes that DB trains and railway stations are safer than any other public space. Dr. Uwe H. Wehrstedt Senior Editor TRANSPORTSecTec     DB spends around 160 million euros a year on security. The use of CCTV is on the […]

Dr. Uwe H. Wehrstedt
Sunday March 26th, 2017


Secure flows!

Reliable transport of people, goods and information by land, water and air. Heinz Schulte Editor griephan defence and security publications and board member of the German Maritime Institute (DMI)   Unfortunately, many of us are used to finding goods from all over the world fresh in the supermarket or ordering them online for same-day home […]


Protection of an open system

Germany is one of the strongest and most productive economies in the world. Modern mobility infrastructure and an efficient logistics system are two basic requirements for our prosperity. Dorothee Bär, MP Parliamentary State Secretary Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure     Like hardly any other country in the world, Germany is dependent on […]


Keeping transport safe and secure in a changing world

Public trust in transport is largely a function of its safety record. But rapid technological change requires governments to become more agile in evaluating and balancing benefits and potential costs of innovation. José Viegas Secretary-General International Transport Forum OECD   Modern transport systems are so much part of our everyday lives that we tend to […]


Security research for transport security

Research programmes by the EU and Germany to protect critical infrastructures focus both on damage prevention and measures for crisis management. Prof. Dr. Peter Kaul Institute for Detection Technologies, Safety and Security Research Institute Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences   For many years globalisation has had a strong impact on our society, giving not only […]

Dr. Uwe H. Wehrstedt
Tuesday March 14th, 2017




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