SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., May 28 (UPI) -- The Los Angeles city government has contracted Environmental Tectonics Corp. to deliver emergency response training simulator technologies.
U.S. company ETC says its Simulation division was awarded the contract to support the strengthening of disaster management capabilities for emergency response and homeland security authorities at the Port of Los Angeles.
Under the contract, ETC will develop an Advanced Disaster Management Simulator for the Port of LA, a port shipping and receiving the largest number of cargo containers in the United States.
"ETC's ADMS is a significant addition to the Port of LA's vigorous emergency preparedness program," Marco van Wijngaarden, ETC Simulation division president, said in a statement.
"The Port of LA joins ETC's premiere list of highly visible clients who utilize ADMS. We look forward to a long-lasting relationship with this prestigious customer on the West Coast."