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Port of Seattle Emergency Response/Mobile Command Vehicle (MCV)

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VEHICLE OVERVIEW

The Port of Seattle Emergency Response/Mobile Command Vehicle (MCV) will serve the greater Port of Seattle as a regional asset for responses to: waterfront facilities, cargo shipping, cruise industry, commercial fishing industry, three marinas, Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. The MICV will enhance Maritime Domain Awareness and IED/WMD prevention, response and recovery capabilities by providing on-scene Incident Command capability.

VEHICLE DETAILS

The vehicle augments the Port of Seattle’s Security and Police Department’s ability to respond to, investigate and mitigate anomalous activities throughout the Port and will be utilized as a regional asset to the greater Seattle area to provide the following capabilities:

  • Enhanced Maritime Domain Awareness and IED/WMD prevention, response and recovery capabilities by providing on-scene Incident Command capability
  • All-weather deployment capability for first responders and emergency management personnel
  • Enhanced on scene incident management through integrated situational awareness
  • A visual/thermal camera system to provide all weather day/night detection of threats and anomalies for situational awareness
  • Equipped with interoperable/interagency communications and data equipment to support responses to maritime, aeronautical, public safety and law enforcement operations
  • Emergency response vehicle lighting

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