In addition to serving the Coast Guard, CAS is also the primary financial management system used by both TSA and DNDO
. The CAS suite is a highly customized version of Oracle Federal Financials and includes the Finance and Procurement Desktop (FPD), Contract Information Management System, Workflow Imaging Network System, and Sunflower Asset Management.
was separated out of DHS' Science and Technology Directorate in 2005 specifically to tackle the radiation portal problem.
"Dynasil is proud to play a key role in the DNDO
's mission to develop technology that enhances our country's capability to detect nuclear and radiological materials that threaten the United States," Steven Ruggieri, Dynasil president and chief executive officer said.
Specifically: (1) In September 2010, we reported that the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO
) was simultaneously engaged in the research and development phase while planning for the acquisition phase of its cargo advanced automated radiography system to detect certain nuclear materials in vehicles and containers at ports.
Separately, Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO
) R&D received $324 million, a 5.2% increase, according to the AAAS.
organizational focal point for this mission is the Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO
), which is a jointly staffed national office established to improve capabilities to detect and report unauthorized attempts to import, possess, store, develop, or transport nuclear or radiological material for use against the United States.
The radiological and nuclear countermeasures R & D portfolio would receive a significant increase as part of its move from the Science and Technology directorate to a separate Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO
Science Applications International Corporation has been awarded a two-year, cost-plus-award-fee contract from the Department of Homeland Security Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO
) to design, develop, fabricate, assemble, test and deliver a prototype next-generation high-energy radiation radiographic inspection system called the Cargo Advanced Automated Radiography System (CAARS).
Radiological and nuclear countermeasures R&D portfolio would receive a significant increase as part of its move from the Science and Technology directorate to a separate Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO
) in 2007.
The Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO
) is responsible for R&D relating to nuclear and radiological threats.
, an office created to focus on the program, announced last year that the ASP portals would only be used for secondary screening when the first generation portals detected radiation.