Security Support Services for the Smithsonian Institution

Security Support Services for the Smithsonian Institution


The Smithsonian is responsible for protecting a large quantity of the Nation’s history as well as the millions of annual visitors to its museums. This requires significant resources including subject matter expertise in a wide range of advanced security practices.


ARA has assisted the Smithsonian for over a decade by providing a range of security services such as physical and electronic security design, risk assessments, blast assessments and mitigation, disaster management planning, perimeter barrier analysis, evacuation simulations, flood studies, and chemical, biological, and radiological event modeling.


ARA provided security support to the Smithsonian Institution to help protect the Nation’s history and the millions of visitors who frequent the museums on an annual basis.

Progressive Collapse Analysis

Blast Effects, Protective Design, and Physical & Electronic Security

ARA's internationally recognized engineers and security experts, along with our explosive testing capabilities, allow us to solve our clients... more


Risk Assessment and Management

ARA provides comprehensive risk assessment services and tools to maximize physical and electronic security, within the government and private... more