Border Security is a Hot Market for Technological Firms in Southern AZ

Last Updated: March 15, 2013 by
Categories: Arizona, Border Security

Mexicali_Calexico_0103Proximity to the U.S./Mexico border, ease of access to the University of Arizona and many military bases (there are six in southern Arizona and one in northern Arizona), have made southern Arizona a desirable location for several technological firms specializing in border and security businesses.

“We have an emerging cluster in the border security and border technology arenas,” said Bruce Wright of the Office of University Research Parks at the University of Arizona.

Several interesting businesses already reside in the area and are testing diverse new technologies, while developing relationships with prospective buyers.

Read more about some of the new border security technologies from Inside Tucson Business here.