News releases from Smiths Detection
Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, today announces that its dual-view air cargo scanner, the HI-SCAN 145180-2is pro, has been added onto the...
Smiths Detection Equips Phoenix Suns Arena With X-ray Inspection Systems
February 24, 2021
Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, today announces that it has been awarded a contract to deliver 26 X-ray inspection systems for the Phoenix...
Smiths Detection’s BioFlash shown to detect airborne COVID-19
February 17, 2021
Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, today reports that its BioFlash® Biological Identifier is capable of detecting SARS-CoV-2 in the air following...
Smiths Detection announces AOAC certification of listeria assay
February 11, 2021
Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, was granted an AOAC INTERNATIONAL Performance Test MethodSM (PTM) program certification number 122005 for its...
Smiths Detection to supply the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) with Explosives Trace Detection (ETD) Systems
December 01, 2020
Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, has been awarded a contract for over $4 million by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to supply...
SMITHS DETECTION EXPANDS IONSCAN™ 600 CAPABILITIES TO DETECT SPICE
November 12, 2020
Smiths Detection, a leading threat detection and security technology company, announces that it has developed the capability to detect synthetic cannabinoids, commonly known as Spice or K2, with its...
Smiths Detection Inc. receives a $90.8M IDIQ contract to manufacture Joint Chemical Agent Detector Adapter for US Department of Defense
October 22, 2020
Smiths Detection Inc. (SDI), a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, announced it will initiate manufacturing of the Solid Liquid Adapter (SLA) following an indefinite...
Smiths Detection Announces First US Explosives Detection System Integration with tote-based Baggage Handling System
October 21, 2020
Smiths Detection integrated its explosive detection system (EDS) CTX 9800 DSi with a new tote-based Baggage Handling System (BHS) in Terminal 1 at the San Francisco Airport (SFO). The project marks the...
Smiths Detection Achieves Major Manufacturing Milestone in Support of the TSA Advanced Technology X-ray Program
October 06, 2020
Smiths Detection Inc. (SDI) has announced it has successfully manufactured and shipped the 200th Computed Tomography (CT) 3-D Scanner from its Americas Headquarters located in Harford County, MD. The...
SMITHS DETECTION INTRODUCES COMPACT X-RAY SCANNER FOR VERSATILE COMMERCIAL SECURITY APPLICATIONS
September 29, 2020
Smiths Detection announces its newest X-ray inspection system, HI-SCAN 5030C, that addresses a critical gap in commercial security screening solutions with its optimal size, durability and mobility.
MILAN AIRPORTS MALPENSA & LINATE FIRST IN ITALY TO DEPLOY ECAC STANDARD 3 CABIN BAGGAGE SCREENING SYSTEMS WITH SMITHS DETECTION
September 28, 2020
Smiths Detection today announced that it has been awarded a contract by SEA Group to support the upgrade of Malpensa and Linate Airports, two of the three international airports in Milan, to the...
Smiths Detection delivers industry’s highest checked baggage screening standards to Airports Authority of India
September 22, 2020
Smiths Detection today announced the successful delivery and installation of 34 units of the CTX 9800 DSi checked baggage Explosive Detection System (EDS) at 10 airports managed by the Airports...
SMITHS DETECTION WINS CONTRACT WITH U.S. CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION FOR RAIL CARGO INSPECTION SOLUTIONS
September 03, 2020
Smiths Detection has been awarded an indefinite-delivery-indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to provide HCVT advanced...
Incheon International Airport trials UV light tray disinfection with Smiths Detection
August 18, 2020
Smiths Detection announced that Incheon International Airport Corporation (IIAC) has successfully trialled its Computed Tomography (CT) technology based carry-on baggage scanner, HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX at...
Singapore Changi Airport extends partnership with Smiths Detection to supply advanced hold-baggage and explosives detection systems
August 17, 2020
Singapore Changi Airport will deploy 20 units of ultra-high speed Smiths Detection HI-SCAN 10080 XCT automatic explosives detection systems (EDS) for the redevelopment of Terminal 2 Baggage Handling...
Smiths Detection Completes Acquisition of PathSensors
August 04, 2020
Smiths Detection, a global leader in detection and screening technologies, today confirmed that it has completed the acquisition of PathSensors, a leading bio-technology solutions and...
Smiths Detection announces partnership with Attomarker in the development of a Triple Antibody Testing device for COVID-19
July 08, 2020
Smiths Detection today announces that it has partnered with Attomarker Ltd, a multiplex blood-testing technology company spun out of the University of Exeter, to help produce a robust and accurate...
Smiths Detection launches iCMORE algorithms for lithium batteries and dangerous goods for HI-SCAN 10080 XCT
July 02, 2020
Smiths Detection, a leading detection and security company, has launched iCMORE detection algorithms for lithium batteries and dangerous goods for use by its HI-SCAN 10080 XCT scanner, becoming its...
Smiths Detection enters into agreement to acquire PathSensors to expand its biological-detection capability
June 30, 2020
Smiths Detection, a global leader in detection and screening technologies, today announces that it has entered into an agreement to acquire PathSensors, a leading bio-technology solutions and...
Smiths Detection to Supply Security-Screening Equipment to Kuwait International Airport
June 30, 2020
Smiths Detection, a leading threat-detection and security-technology company, will supply hold-baggage screening equipment for Kuwait’s new International Airport Terminal 2, which is currently under...
Smiths Detection Launches New Security Scanner Specifically Developed for Air Cargo Screening
September 26, 2019
Smiths Detection has today launched its new HI-SCAN 145180-2is pro, specifically designed to meet the demands of air cargo screening as international e-commerce and fast freight continue to grow.
Smiths Detection opens office at Imperial College London’s White City campus
September 18, 2019
Global threat detection and security technologies company, Smiths Detection today announces the opening of an office at Imperial College London’s White City Campus within the I-Hub, with the intention...
Smiths Detection’s Largest Ever Order for HBS Systems Confirmed by Spanish Airport Operator, Aena
August 08, 2019
Smiths Detection’s long-term Spanish distributor, TECOSA, has won a contract with Aena SME, S.A. worth over £128 million – representing Smiths Detection’s largest ever single order for hold baggage...
Cargo Screening Technology by Smiths Detection at the Mega Tema Port Expansion in Ghana
June 20, 2019
Smiths Detection has won a contract with Meridian Port Services Limited (MPS) to provide cargo inspection technology for the major Tema Port Expansion project in Ghana - designed to accommodate the...
Smiths Detection Offers Reliable, Accurate Weapon Detection
April 28, 2019
Smiths Detection has added weapon detection to the innovative iCMORE family of smart and adaptable object recognition algorithms. iCMORE offers automatic detection of an ever expanding list of...
Milan Airports to Deploy Next Generation ECAC Standard 3 EDS Technology from Smiths Detection
April 08, 2019
Smiths Detection is pleased to announce that it has received an order to support the upgrade to ECAC Standard 3 explosives detection systems (EDS) at Malpensa and Linate Airports in Milan. Operators...
Smiths Detection has achieved ECAC Standard 3.1 approval for its CTX 9800 DSi™ 0.5 m/s hold baggage explosives detection system. This is the second Smiths Detection scanner to achieve 3.1 approval -...
Smiths Detection Wins New Contract with DHS Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Office
January 14, 2019
Smiths Detection has been awarded an indefinite-delivery-indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract with DHS to provide radiation portal monitors (RPM).
Smiths Detection Technology Supports Security across Swedish Prison and Probation Service
January 09, 2019
Smiths Detection’s local distributor Sensec AB has signed a frame agreement to supply up to 65 security scanners over the next four years to the Swedish Prison and Probation Service (SPPS). These...
Smiths Detection Selected by U.S. Department of Defense to Develop Next Generation Chemical Detector
January 09, 2019
Smiths Detection (SDI) has been selected by the U.S. Department of Defense to design and engineer an Aerosol and Vapor Chemical Agent Detector (AVCAD)