Rosoboronexport To Unveil Antiterrorist Project at IDEAS-2016 in Pakistan

Rosoboronexport To Unveil Antiterrorist Project at IDEAS-2016  in Pakistan


Moscow, 16  November 2016

Press release


Rosoboronexport, member of Rostec corporation, is going to unveil its new large-scale project ‘Antiterrorism and Law Enforcement’ at IDEAS-2016 to take place in Karachi, Pakistan, on 22-25 November.

Rosoboronexport’s specialists are going to present a scalable security platform designed to detect sources of terrorist threats and illegal activities, conduct antiterrorist operations, enforce law, provide security of key installations and protection of littoral areas. The presentation is to take place at the exhibition at 10.00 on 24 November.

“Implementation of such large-scale projects in cooperation with national companies will not only leverage capabilities to counter terrorism, crime, and illegal migration more effectively, but also boost the dynamically growing economic and military & technical cooperation of Russia  with other countries to a new level,” says Boris Simakin, head of Rosobornexport’s delegation at IDEAS-2016.

The backbone of the new project is the Safe City comprehensive automated system. The project includes soft- and hardware components. Its intelligent SW suite can provide the highest cyber security level to protect national information systems from unauthorized access and interference. Above that, the SW package incorporates a data analysis system for mass-media and various data banks monitoring suitable for data intelligence and analysis of multiple threat sources.

The HW component carries out current situation monitoring and its development forecasting. Capable of alerting and allocating mission to law enforcement forces the system provides the latter with the crucial edge. Russia’s offers include the complete gamut of special equipment, automated C2 and communications systems, weapons and police gear to equip law enforcement and antiterrorist units.

The project is based on real experience in developing and implementing antiterrorist and law enforcement systems at various levels that has been accumulated in Russia and abroad. Russia’s Ministry of Interior, Federal Protection Service and Rosatom’s security already use the system. The most remarkable examples of its performance are the Sochi-2014 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, as well as various international forums, summits, and political events held in 2015-2016. Some of the system’s components have been successfully deployed in combat missions during antiterrorist operations.

Rosoboronexport is the only state-owned arms trade company in the Russian Federation authorized to export the full range of military and dual-purpose products, technologies and services. It is a subsidiary of the Rostec Corporation. Founded on 4 November, 2000, now Rosoboronexport is one of the leading world arms exporters to the international market. Its share in Russia's military exports exceeds 85 percent. Rosoboronexport cooperates with more than 700 enterprises and organizations in the Russian defence industrial complex. Russia maintains military technical cooperation with more than 70 countries around the world.

Rostec State Corporation is a Russian corporation founded in 2007 to promote the development, production, and export of high-tech industrial products for civil and military purposes. It is comprised of more than 700 organizations, whereof 9 holding companies presently operate in the military-industrial complex, 6 organizations are in civilian industries, and 32 are direct control organizations. Rostec's portfolio includes famous brands such as AVTOVAZ, KAMAZ, Kalashnikov Concern, Russian Helicopters, VSMPO-AVISMA, etc. Rostec companies are located in 60 federal subjects of the Russian Federation and supply products to the markets of over 70 countries. In 2015, Rostec's consolidated revenues topped 1,140 billion rubles. The corporation's average wage in 2015 was 41,000 rubles, and tax payments to budgets of all levels exceeded 160 billion rubles. According to the new Rostec strategy, the main objective of the corporation is to provide Russia with a technological advantage on highly competitive global markets. The planned investment volume for development through 2025 is 4.3 trillion rubles.