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Sep
06
A New TWIC Card- The Security Features To Look For

For some of you, you have already had a sneak peak at the new redesigned TWIC Card. The “NEXGEN” TWIC effort is focused on enhancing the TWIC cards functionality, creating new physical security features, and forging changes to the Technology Infrastructure Modernization (TIM) system. This is all being done because 90% of MTSA regulated facilities and vessel often use the TWIC Card as a “flash pass.” Thus, why the new TWIC Card is long overdue. The new feature will focus on prevent an ongoing problem of counterfeiting. The new updated design includes the following: UPDATED DESIGN - Enhanced card substrates Covert, overt & forensic features Color-coded expiration field Optically variable devices ENHANCED LAMINATE - Holographic image...


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