Visual Defence wins Swedish deal

Emblaze subsidiary Visual Defence said Wednesday it won a $12m. contract from the City of Stockholm's Public Transport Company, SL, to supply its mobile video surveillance system on SL's fleet of buses.

Emblaze subsidiary Visual Defence said Wednesday it won a $12m. contract from the City of Stockholm's Public Transport Company, SL, to supply its mobile video surveillance system on SL's fleet of buses. The deal follows a C$10m. contract Visual Defence signed with SL to install its control systems at the entrance and exit points of Stockholm's subway and bus stations. Now, the company, which has headquarters in Canada and Petah Tikva, will deploy some 10,000 cameras and 2,500 DVSSm storage devices on SL's 2,500 buses. Phase 1 will see the immediate deployment of the system on 100 buses, while the remainder will be installed in 2007.