UK awards contract to WorldReach with partners to introduce secure Emergency Travel Document system

    OTTAWA, Jan. 28 /CNW Telbec/ - WorldReach Software, the consular software
solutions provider, partnering with Logica as prime contractor and De La Rue
has been selected by the United Kingdom's Foreign and Commonwealth Office
(FCO) to introduce secure and internationally recognised Emergency Travel
Documents (ETDs).
    The programme called BRIDGE (BRitish Identity Document Generating
Equipment) is a modernization of passport services designed to better serve
British nationals traveling abroad. The new system is based on the
PassportReach application from WorldReach Software, designed to support all
aspects of overseas secure document issuance replacing a manual issuing
    "The UK BRIDGE programme contract win is a tremendous validation of the
secure passport issuance process using our PassportReach application," said
Gordon Wilson, President of WorldReach Software. "Through our interactions
with Ministries of Foreign Affairs worldwide, we are seeing a move towards
further securing the Passport management process abroad."
    A link to the full partner release:
    <a href=""></a>
<a href="">d+team+indroducing+secure+emergency+travel+document+system/400014611</a>

    About WorldReach Software

    WorldReach Software supplies consular software used by in excess of 3000
daily users in over 700 sites, making it the leading company providing global
consular software solutions for Foreign Affairs.
    WorldReach Software helps ensure traveler safety and security worldwide
through its technology solutions for both government consular organizations as
well as individual travelers. Customers include the Ministries of Foreign
Affairs from Canada, Ireland, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Spain and United

For further information:

For further information: Per Skovgaard, (613) 742-6482,

Organization Profile


More on this organization

Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890