While cyberspace may be today's hot-topic realm, security in the physical world-specifically on the high seas-still requires due diligence. In this issue of SIGNAL Magazine, News Editor Rita Boland untangles the net of maritime safety issues in her article, "Security on the Seven Seas," and accompanying sidebar, "Smugglers of the Caribbean." Boland focuses on the operations of organizations such as U.S.
Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company Incorporated, Chesapeake, Virginia, is being awarded a maximum amount $30 million firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity architect-engineering contract for complete architect and engineering services in the Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Southeast area of responsibility (AOR). The work to be performed provides for preparation of design/build request for proposals and other design services. Task order 0001 is being awarded at $1,685,404 for the Broad Area Maritime Surveillance Mission Control Complex at Naval Air Station Jacksonville, Florida. The Naval Facilities Engineering Command, Southeast, Jacksonville, is the contracting activity.