Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Printing office expands product line

STENNIS SPACE CENTER, Miss. -- The U.S. Government Printing Office has expanded operations at its production facility at Stennis Space Center to include smart card production. The facility was opened in 2008 as a second location to produce passports for the Department of State and since that time has produced 19 million. Smart card production will include Trusted Traveler Program (TTP) cards for the Department of Homeland Security's Customs and Border Protection. GPO will produce about 20,000 TTP cards per month at the SSC facility. (Source: Mississippi Business Journal, 06/04/13)