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July
1
Worldview Security Update - July 1, 2020

AMERICAS Americas Brazil United States ASIA China Philippines SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA Ethiopia Gabon Sudan GOVERNMENT WARNINGS Greece India Hot Spots Report AMERICAS Americas: As of 1 July 2020, governments in the Americas continue to ...


June
2
Global Kidnap for Ransom Report - May 2020

This issue of Constellis’ Kidnap for Ransom Insight Report covers global kidnapping incidents and trends for the months of March, April and May 2020. The information is derived from multi-source analysis of kidnap for ransom activity and where known, the outcome or resolution of the events. The r...


May
8
Centerra Wins $75 Million, Five-Year Contract with Olin Winchester on the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant

Centerra, a Constellis company, will provide Fire, Security, Antiterrorism and Mail Room services at the Department of Defense (DOD) Army Ammunition Plant in Lake City, Missouri. Herndon, VA. (May 8, 2020) – Constellis, a leading global provider of risk management, security, humanitarian, trai...


April
28
Practical Steps to Help Businesses Recover and Learn from COVID-19

While organizations are looking after their staff and responding to the current COVID-19 crisis, leaders need to look to the future and start planning for their recovery now. Constellis has put together a guide for senior executives as they consider how to both restart work and recover their orga...


April
25
STATEMENT OF NATIONAL PRESIDENT PATRICK YOES ON FOP-CENTERRA PARTNERSHIP FOR PPE EQUIPMENT

The National Fraternal Order of Police (FOP) is partnering with Centerra, a Constellis company and a global logistics and services company, to provide vital personal protective equipment and clothing to FOP members. Learn more here.


April
25
Western Fire Chiefs Association, IAFC, partner with Constellis to Help Chiefs During COVID-19

The IAFC, along with the Western Division of Fire Chiefs, have partnered with Constellis to make fire chiefs aware of two new products that are being used to combat the COVID-19 virus. One is a Rapid Test for the SARS-CoV-2 antibodies. The second is a UV-C Disinfectant for vehicle or station clea...


April
21
Nabil Azar Joins Constellis as Vice President, Business Development & Customer Relationship Middle East

Herndon, VA. (April 21, 2020)— Constellis, a leading provider of essential risk management and mission support services to government and commercial clients worldwide, announced today that Nabil Azar has joined as Vice President, Business Development Middle East (ME). In his new role, Mr. Azar wi...


March
31
Global Kidnap for Ransom Report - March 2020

This issue of Constellis’ Kidnap for Ransom Insight Report covers global kidnapping incidents and trends for the months of January, February, and March 2020. The information is derived from multi-source analysis of kidnap for ransom activity and where known, the outcome or resolution of the event...


March
30
Constellis Announces Successful Completion of De-Levering and Recapitalization

Delivering Sophisticated and Specialized Risk Protection Solutions for Customers Globally Significantly Strengthens Balance Sheet by Reducing Debt From $1.4 Billion to $310 Million; Receives Up to $50 Million in Additional Capital to Support Operations Herndon, VA. – March 30, 2020 — Conste...


March
24
CENTERRA OFFERS COVID-19 CRISIS AND EMERGENCY SOLUTIONS

Centerra, a Constellis company, delivers rapid response solutions to counter the COVID-19 pandemic. Our comprehensive suite of services and protective measures range from rapid response solutions, logistics management, HAZMAT removal and disposal, disinfecting and cleaning services, and test coll...


March
5
Tim Reardon Makes Wash100 for the Fourth Year

Constellis CEO Tim Reardon made Executive Mosaic’s Wash100 again for 2020. The Wash100 is a premier group of private and public sector leaders deemed the most influential in the GovCon sector by Executive Mosaic's leadership. The prestigious Wash100 demonstrate skills in leadership, innovation, r...


February
4
Global Kidnap for Ransom Report - January 2020

This issue of Constellis’ Kidnap for Ransom Insight Report covers global kidnapping incidents and trends for the months of November and December 2019, as well as January 2020. The information is derived from multi-source analysis of kidnap for ransom activity and where known, the outcome or resol...


February
3
Novel Coronavirus (nCov) Situation Report - 30 Jan 2020

This report looks at a new coronavirus strain that first appeared in the Chinese city of Wuhan on 12 December 2019, and which has now spread throughout the country and to over 15 other nations. As a result, Wuhan and a number of other Chinese city have been placed under quarantine and a number o...


January
20
K9 CARGO SCREENING SOLUTIONS

The Need for Efficiency in Air Cargo Screening The air cargo industry has grown rapidly over the last few years, and with growth came logistics issues. With demand for time-sensitive and high-value shipments at a high, a more efficient screening process is necessary. That’s where TSA-certifi...


January
14
CENTERRA WINS DOE INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGEMENT CONTRACT

Centerra, a Constellis company, named as member of Hanford Mission Integration Solutions (HMIS), LLC, on a multi-year contract for infrastructure and site services necessary to accomplish critical waste management and the continued environmental cleanup of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Hanf...


January
7
US Drone Strike Baghdad: Analysis and Recommendations Post Incident Report

On 3 January 2020, a US drone strike in Baghdad killed Qassem Suleimani, commander of Iran’s Quds Force unit and the second most important figure in Iran. This report explores the security implications in Iraq, the Middle East and further afield of this significant escalation of the US-Iran ...


January
7
Piracy in the Gulf of Guinea Security Overview - January 6, 2020

The Gulf of Guinea (GoG), a vital shipping route in Africa, has consolidated itself as the world’s piracy hotspot, with concerns augmenting in recent months over an increase in frequency and magnitude of crew kidnappings. In the absence of improvements in the rule of law and regional maritime ...


December
17
Worldview Security Update - December 17, 2019

ASIA India (Security threat level - 3) : On 17 December 2019, riot police officers clashed with demonstrators gathered in the capital New Delhi to protest a recently ratified Citizenship Amendment Bill (CAB). Police officers deployed tear gas and conducted baton charges to disperse thousan...


December
11
Worldview Security Update - December 11, 2019

AMERICAS United States (Security threat level - 2): At approximately 1230 local time (1730 UTC) on 10 December 2019, police officers responded to two active shooters in Jersey City, located in the northeastern part of the state of New Jersey, across the Hudson River from New York City. Two...


December
10
Worldview Security Update - December 10, 2019

AUSTRALASIA Australia (Security threat level - 2): As of 10 December 2019, at least 83 wildfires continue to burn along Australia’s eastern coastline, leading to hazardous air quality conditions in the capital Sydney and the surrounding areas. The air quality index (AQI) has reached levels ...