News releases from Smiths Detection
Smiths Detection Offers Onsite EDS CB Software Upgrades
July 18, 2017
Smiths Detection can now upgrade previously installed checkpoint scanners to ECAC EDS CB standards using its approved EDS Cabin Baggage software packages. Implementing the new standards delivers...
Smiths Detection’s IONSCAN 600 Explosives Trace Detection System Receives Certification
June 29, 2017
Smiths Detection’s IONSCAN 600 has passed certification testing for explosives trace detection by Transportation Security Administration (TSA).
EL AL Airlines Orders Additional Smiths Detection CTX 5800 Hold Baggage Explosives Detection Systems
June 12, 2017
Smiths Detection LLC, formerly Morpho Detection LLC, today announced that EL AL Airlines has purchased 11 additional CTX 5800™ explosives detection systems (EDS) to screen hold baggage.
Smiths Detection Checked Baggage Screener Achieves Lab Certification for Detection of Homemade Explosives
June 12, 2017
Smiths Detection announced its high-speed checked baggage screener HI-SCAN 10080 XCT has achieved lab certification for homemade explosives (HME).
Smiths Detection Receives Order for CTX 9800 Explosives Detection Systems Valued at Over $45M
May 31, 2017
Smiths Detection, formerly Morpho Detection – Safran, today announced the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has ordered 26 additional CTX 9800 DSi™ explosives detection systems (EDS), with...
Cochin International Airport Selects Smiths Detection’s CTX 9800 for Next-Generation Hold Baggage Screening
May 22, 2017
India's Cochin International Airport selects Smiths Detection's CTX 9800 to screen all passenger checked baggage.
Smiths Detection Wins London Gatwick Airport Contract for CTX 9800 Hold Baggage Explosives Detection Systems
May 15, 2017
Smiths Detection, formerly Morpho Detection – Safran, today announced a contract with London Gatwick Airport Limited to supply and service nine high-speed CTX 9800 DSi™ explosives detection systems...
Smiths Detection has chosen the Airport Show in Dubai to unveil its advanced screening and management platform - Checkpoint.Evoplus. This sophisticated software has been designed to support...
ADDING and REPLACING UK Ministry of Defence selects Smiths Detection for airport security contract
March 28, 2017
Quote from Minister for Defence Procurement Harriett Baldwin has been added after the fifth paragraph of release dated March 27, 2017.
Smiths Detection has won a significant contract to supply Amsterdam Airport Schiphol with new hold baggage screening equipment which complies with the latest EU regulations – EDS Standard 3. The...
Smiths Detection’s HI-SCAN 6040aTiX X-Ray System Achieves Industry First EDS Cabin Baggage Screening Certification
January 25, 2017
Random searches of air travellers’ cabin luggage will soon be a thing of the past for airports using Smiths Detection’s industry leading cabin baggage X-ray system, the HI-SCAN 6040aTiX.
Official Opening of Smiths Detection’s New UK Centre of Excellence for Trace Detection
December 08, 2016
Smiths Detection today announced the official opening of its new UK centre of excellence for trace detection, located in Hemel Hempstead. The new facility, which is located approximately 11 miles from...
Smiths Detection Launches ‘Aviation Insider’: New Global Web Portal for Aviation Security
November 07, 2016
Smiths Detection today announced the launch of Aviation Insider – a new online hub for the aviation sector.
Smiths Detection Supplies Next Generation Baggage Screening Technology to Berlin Brandenburg Airport BER
September 27, 2016
Smiths Detection has been contracted by the Procurement Agency of the Federal Ministry of the Interior to provide hold baggage screening equipment for the German Federal Police, which complies with the...
Smiths Detection’s IONSCAN™ 600 trace detector has been enhanced to detect and identify narcotics, in addition to its existing capabilities for explosives. Extending the library of threats to include...
Smiths Detection launches TRACE-PRO™, a revolutionary explosives detector for fast identification and evidence collection
November 16, 2015
Smiths Detection announces the launch of TRACE-PRO, a compact and ruggedised, non-radioactive Explosives Trace Detector (ETD) designed for mobile screening. TRACE-PRO takes the detection of trace...
Smiths Detection launches iCmore™ automatic detection software for cargo inspection X-ray systems
October 26, 2015
iCmore™ automatic detection software for cargo inspection X-ray systems. Speeds throughput and boosts detection accuracy, helping to improve traffic flows and secure valuable tax revenues
Smiths Detection Wins £6 Million Chemical Agent Detector Contract to Equip New Generation of UK Military Vehicles
October 25, 2015
Smiths Detection has been awarded a contract worth almost £6 million from General Dynamics UK to supply chemical agent detectors for the AJAX Programme. Production of up to 589 vehicles is planned...
Smiths Detection launches HI-SCAN 6040C, a new generation of X-ray scanners for public buildings
September 29, 2015
Smiths Detection launches HI-SCAN 6040C, a compact checkpoint scanner. It is designed to screen hand-carried items in the entrance areas of public buildings.
London Luton Airport Chooses Smiths Detection to Drive Security Upgrades as Part of Its £100 Million Transformation
April 20, 2015
Smiths Group VP of Government Relations Re-Elected Chair of Security Manufacturers Coalition
January 14, 2015
Smiths Detection signs Agreement with Optosecurity
June 05, 2014