23.4 C
Sunday, December 10, 2023

Buy now

HomeArticlesSmiths Builds Radioactive Detector

Smiths Builds Radioactive Detector

Radetect is launched as an optional capability in the range of Heimann CargoVision (HCV) inspection systems for fully loaded trucks, vehicles and containers at ports, customs and border checkpoints Compatible with all HCV systems, the addition of Radetect facilitates multi-threat detection in one step, to provide customs, police and other authorities with an innovative tool to combat the illicit trafficking of hidden radioactive sources along with other contraband. “With several thousand radiation sources worldwide being under little or no regulatory control, Radetect facilitates an easy and rapid inspection process of freight loads,” said Roland Muesse, President Smiths Detection Europe, Middle East and Africa. “It can play a major role in helping security authorities to reveal nuclear and other radioactive materials before people or the environment are exposed to the threat. Our systems now detect both illegal merchandise and radioactive materials inside trucks and containers, without them having to be opened.” Radetect provides a highly effective means of non-invasive interrogation of goods and vehicles at checkpoints. It allows an easy and rapid inspection process, with a typical throughput rate of more than 25 trucks per hour. Radetect meets the requirements of the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) for evaluation and performance of radiation detection portal monitors for use in homeland security.


SEN News
SEN Newshttps://sen.news
Security & Electronics Networks - Leading the Security Industry with News and Latest Events. Providing information and pre-release updates on the latest tech and bringing it all to you daily. SEN News has been in print for over 20 years and has grown strong as a worldwide resource in digital media.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related Articles

Stay Connected

- Advertisement -


Latest Articles