October 2005
Government Security;Oct2005, Vol. 4 Issue 7, p20
The article features several transportation security devices. DSC 2000 foundation barricade was created for high-speed applications. It is K12 crash certified and can stop a 15,000-pound vehicle traveling 50 mph. American Science and Engineering Inc.'s SmartCheck looks for explosives, weapons, drugs and other contrabands. Syagen Technology Inc.'s guardian explosives trace detection portal can screen a large number of compounds. The Crime Scene Investigator 250 is a ground search metal detector for locating lost, hidden or missing weapons from Garrett Security Solutions.


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