PORT TOWNSEND, Wash., July 28 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army has contracted Intellicheck Mobilisa Inc. to deliver its identification reading technologies for installation at Fort Benning in Georgia.
U.S. company Intellicheck Mobilisa was selected to deliver its widely deployed Defense ID access control system to Fort Benning. As part of the approximately $809,000 deal, Intellicheck Mobilisa will install its Defense ID technology and provide training services for officials at Fort Benning.
The Defense ID system is designed to ensure driver's licenses, military IDs and other IDs are quickly checked against potential threat databases to ensure security at the Fort Benning installation.
"We are very pleased to provide Fort Benning the Defense ID system," Nelson Ludlow, Intellicheck Mobilisa chief executive officer, said in a statement.
"Fort Benning is a vital training facility for our nation's military, often open to the public for graduations as well as a common location for movie and television productions. We are proud they chose Defense ID for screening their visitors and to be assisting them in protecting our troops."