EF Johnson Technologies, Inc. announced that its 3e Technologies International subsidiary has received a $3.1 million contract from the U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency.
Under the contract, the company will provide engineering and technical services as the lead integrator of communications and weapons of mass destruction sensor technology integration with the Vessel Boarding Inspection System. VBIS supports U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Navy in expanded maritime interdiction operations missions.
VBIS uses secure broadband and sensor technologies to support maritime interdiction operations by providing the interdiction teams with below-decks connectivity on board a boarded vessel and enables transfer of WMD data over a secure wireless network for reach-back analysis.
Headquartered in Irving, Texas, EF Johnson Technologies focuses on innovating, developing and marketing secure communications solutions to organizations whose mission is to protect and save lives. The company’s customers include first responders in public safety and public service, the federal government and industrial organizations.