TITLE

DHS Awards Contracts for SORDS Play

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Airport Security Report;10/10/2007, Vol. 15 Issue 20, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the contracts related to Stand-Off Radiation Detection System (SORDS) demonstrations awarded by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The contracts are awarded to General Electric Global Research, Science Applications International Corp. and the Naval Research Laboratory. The total estimated value of the contracts is mentioned. The goal of the SORDS program is to develop advanced nuclear detectors that demonstrate the ability to autonomously determine the type and location of radiation sources.
ACCESSION #
27031971

 

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