News releases from Smiths Detection
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)
Smiths Detection Receives over $50 Million Order to Provide Explosive Detection Systems for Use at U.S. Airports
December 20, 2018
Smiths Detection has received an order from TSA to supply CTX 9800 Explosives Detection Systems (EDS) for checked-baggage screening at US airports.
Smiths Detection Technology to Make Aalborg Airport Checkpoints the Most Advanced in Denmark
December 05, 2018
Smiths Detection’s local distributor Houlberg Instrumentering A/S is supplying Aalborg Airport with iLane.evo, the latest in automated checkpoint lane technology and upgrading HI-SCAN 6040 aTiX...
Smiths Detection and its local distributor, Eastronics, have been selected by the Israel Airport Authority (IAA) to supply 32 advanced checkpoint lanes for Ben Gurion Airport and the new Ramon...
Smiths Detection CTiX Computed Tomography Checkpoint Scanners to Be Tested at Two U.S. Airports
October 24, 2018
Smiths Detection’s HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX approved to proceed with live baggage screening tests at two U.S. airports: Los Angeles Intl and St. Louis Intl.
ECAC EDS CB C3 Approval for Smiths Detection Technology
October 22, 2018
Smiths Detection has gained ECAC EDS CB C3 approval for the innovative HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX checkpoint scanner. This eliminates the need to remove electronic devices and liquids from hand luggage (subject...
Smiths Detection Meets Customer Demand for ISO 27001
October 04, 2018
Smiths Detection has gained ISO 27001 certification for its key Wiesbaden site. In the face of increasing data breaches, this clearly demonstrates compliance with the most rigorous data security...
Smiths Detection Technology Expert Appears before U.S. Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control
October 02, 2018
Smiths Detection technology expert testifies to the US Senate how advancements in technology help intercept illegal passage of opioids like fentanyl.
Smiths Detection Receives $70 Million Order to Provide CT Explosives Detection Systems for Use at Airports Across U.S.
September 20, 2018
Smiths Detection has received an order from the TSA totaling $70 million to supply CTX 9800 Explosives Detection Systems (EDS) to US airports.
Smiths Detection to Provide Advanced CT Explosives Detection Systems to Indianapolis International Airport
September 12, 2018
Smiths Detection has won a competitive bid from the TSA to supply their CTX 9800 explosives detection system to the Indianapolis International Airport
Smiths Detection Inc. Receives $10M Order from DNDO for Handheld RadSeeker Radiation Detectors
September 05, 2018
Smiths Detection Inc. (SDI) announces an order of more than $10 million to supply RadSeeker handheld radioisotope detectors and identifiers to US CBP.
Smiths Detection Delivers Effective Lithium Battery Detection
August 20, 2018
Smiths Detection now offers reliable and accurate lithium battery detection as an option on the HI-SCAN 100100V-2is and 100100T-2is scanners, with other conventional X-ray systems to follow. Existing...
Smiths Detection has been selected by Finnish airport operator, Finavia Corporation, to support the transition to Standard 3 at Helsinki Airport with approved hold baggage screening systems. Included...
Smiths Detection technology supported the security operations surrounding the NATO Summit in Brussels on 11th/12th July. A range of solutions were deployed by the European Commission Counter-Terrorism...
The latest version of Smiths Detection’s Checkpoint.Evoplus software has been certified by STAC for use at French airports. Version 2.2. has followed in the footsteps of 2.1, which was the first ever...
Smiths Detection HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX Receives TSA’s Transportation Security Laboratory (TSL) Certification
June 06, 2018
Smiths Detection’s HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX, a CT checkpoint scanner, has earned a TSL Advanced Technology (AT-2) Tier II certification from TSA.
Fire Service Fights Back Against the Opioid Epidemic
May 29, 2018
Massachusetts Department of Fire Services invests in Smiths Detection’s hand-held chemical identifiers to help protect first responders from opioids.
Smiths Detection technology has been chosen by the Ethiopian Railways Corporation to safeguard people and infrastructure on the vital new railway link between Ethiopia and the port at Djibouti. A range...
Smiths Detection Confirm Order of 91 Advanced Scanners for New Terminals at Moscow Sheremetyevo International Airport
February 04, 2018
Smiths Detection will supply a full range of security scanners for the new passenger Terminal B and Cargo Complex LLC (‘Moscow Cargo’)» at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo International Airport. The new...
Düsseldorf Airport to Deploy Next Generation ECAC Standard 3 EDS Screening Technology from Smiths Detection
January 23, 2018
Smiths Detection is supplying next generation hold baggage scanners to support the upgrade to ECAC Standard 3 explosives detection systems (EDS) at Düsseldorf Airport. Awarded by the Procurement Office...
Smiths Detection IONSCAN 600 First 'Approved' Explosives Trace Detector on New TSA Air Cargo Screening List
November 16, 2017
Smiths Detection’s IONSCAN 600 first ETD system ‘Approved’ on the TSA Air Cargo Screening Technology List (ACSTL) under latest program requirements.
Smiths Detection Launches CORSYS: The Future of Integrated Security for Ports and Borders in the Palm of Your Hand
November 01, 2017
Smiths Detection is proud to unveil its pioneering enterprise-level security command centre, CORSYS – a secure, cloud-based, digital ecosystem that integrates data from a vast array of devices and...
New Smiths Detection Analytics Suite Keeps Things Moving with Near 100% Customer Uptime
October 09, 2017
Smiths Detection is launching CORAL, a unique, preventive maintenance solution. Preliminary results from field tests have shown an impressive 75% reduction in operational downtime for hold baggage...
Smiths Detection Hold Baggage Screening Technology to Support Upgrade to ECAC Standard 3 EDS at Munich Airport
October 09, 2017
Smiths Detection has been selected by the District Government of Upper Bavaria to supply ECAC Standard 3 EDS hold baggage screening systems to Munich Airport. The contract comprises 25 x HI-SCAN 10080...
Smiths Detection Inc. Addresses Fentanyl Crisis with Roundtable Seminars on Exposure Prevention at ASIS International
August 15, 2017
Smiths Detection Inc. (SDI) expert will moderate a series of roundtable seminars at ASIS International on Preventing Exposure to Illicit Fentanyl.
London Gatwick Airport Again Selects Smiths Detection’s CTX 9800 Hold Baggage Explosives Detection System
July 19, 2017
Smiths Detection LLC, formerly Morpho Detection LLC, today announced a second contract with Gatwick Airport to supply and service eleven additional CTX 9800 DSi™ explosives detection systems (EDS).