Houston Port Security to be Tested 9/25/13
HOUSTON - The U.S. Coast Guard will shepherd dozens of other federal,
state and local security agencies in a test of security at the Port of Houston.
The SECUREX 2013 exercise Wednesday afternoon will also employ industry and
educational resources in the test. Crews will respond to a simulated "dirty
bomb" and test various incident command system functions.
The exercise at the Barbour's Cut Cruise Terminal at Morgan's Point, near La
Porte, is part of an Area Maritime Security Training and Exercise Program, or