TITLE

Canberra, Raytheon, Thermo Electron Score ASP Wins

AUTHOR(S)
Biesecker, Calvin
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Defense Daily;7/17/2006, Vol. 231 Issue 8, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article announces that Canberra Industries, Raytheon, Thermo Electron were awarded by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security of a potentially combined $1.2 billion in contracts for further development and testing of their respective next-generation radiation portal monitors. The portals the firms develop will eventually be deployed at the ports of entry. Raytheon and Thermo Electron's designs are based on Sodium Iodide sensor technology and Canberra's is based on high-purity germanium sensors.
ACCESSION #
21999895

 

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