emergency operations center


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emergency operations center

A facility established at selected airports to provide assistance to aircraft experiencing emergencies such as bomb threats or acts of unlawful interference. Also called an emergency coordination center.
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Emergency operations centers are rated cold, warm and hot, he explained, with warm emergency centers having the basic infrastructure in place such as phone lines and Internet capabilities, which take about six hours to get up and running.
The facility incorporates the latest state-of-the-art A/ V and IT systems as well as redundant electro-mechanical systems, making it one of the most advanced emergency operations centers in the country.
We were pleased about today's announcement of the state grant for improvements at the Emergency Operations Center that is part of the overall Worcester Fire Fighters Memorial Park site," Michael Carota, chairman of the Worcester Fire Fighters Memorial Committee, said in a news release.
Louisiana Deployed Type III Urban Search and Rescue Teams, an Animal/Human Swiftwater Search and Rescue Team and Emergency Operations Center Support Staff
Thursday in the emergency operations center at Lancaster City Hall, 44933 Fern Ave.
CDC has activated its emergency operations center in response to the recent outbreak of West Nile virus.
CBPs Emergency Operations Center serves as an integral part of the agencys response and coordination efforts during hurricanes and emergencies.
The OEM program entailed a recladding and gut renovation of the existing building, construction of a 116-seat emergency operations center, a new watch command center, general office space and a press and conference center.
and activated the city's Emergency Operations Center in City Hall.
To respond to inquiries from other countries regarding anthrax and bioterrorism, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention established an international team in its Emergency Operations Center.
VDT's reputation and experience together with BCG's surface transportation WebEOC-ST environment will enable emergency response agencies to have real-time EMS transportation element information within the Emergency Operations Center.
The State Emergency Operations Center is currently activated and State Emergency Personnel are actively monitoring the storm as it approaches.

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