Smiths Detection Offers New Handheld Radiation Detector
- Chemical ally for the military. // Engineer (00137758);5/24/2010, Vol. 295 Issue 7795, p8
The article reports on the launch of a portable chemical detector by Smiths Detection, which is capable of sensing harmful agents down to minute levels.
- Smiths Detection Expanding Maryland Production Facility. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;6/23/2010, Vol. 6 Issue 13, p11
The article reports on the expansion of the production facility of Smiths Detection in Edgewood, Maryland to support full production of its JCAD Lightweight Chemical Detectors and introduce production of its HI-SCAN 6040 aTiX Advanced Technology X-Ray system.
- Smiths Detection Introduces Portable, High-Speed Chem Detector. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;1/18/2012, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p4
The article features the GUARDION portable chemical identifier from Smiths Detection.
- Smiths Detection Introduces Upgrades to Several Products. // TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;5/26/2010, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p9
The article evaluates the upgraded versions of identification systems from Smiths Detection, including the SmartBio Sensor, the LCD-NEXUS chemical detector and the HazMatID 360.
- Global Launch For Smiths Detection Chemical Detector. // Defense Daily International;4/24/2009, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p3
The article reports on the global launch of the new model in the Lightweight Chemical Detector (LCD) series from Smiths Detection Inc. on April 24, 2009. The LCD 3.3, an individual hazardous vapor-warning device, detects choking agents at low concentration levels and enables troops to reduce...
- Advanced chemical detectors will protect U.S. troops. // Government Procurement;Apr2008, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p27
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded a $23.8 million contract option to the military unit of Smiths Detection in Edgewood, Maryland. Smiths Detection will supply the DoD with its M4 joint chemical agent detector (JCAD) device, which was developed to detect...
- Research fuels Smiths' profits and growth. FINNEGAN, PHILIP // HS Today;May2009, Vol. 6 Issue 5, p19
The article discusses Smiths Detection and its investment in homeland security-related research and development (R&D). It is stated that the company has increased funding 10% for R&D in 2008. Smiths Detection has focused research on checkpoints for aviation security, launching its TiX automatic...
- Smiths Detection Selected For JCAD Increment 2 Evaluation. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;9/28/2007, Vol. 235 Issue 63, p3
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has selected Smiths Detection to participate in the evaluation phase of Increment 2 of the Joint Chemical Agent Detector (JCAD) program. This gives Smiths Detection the opportunity to play an even larger role in the program than it...
- Armed and ready. ROBERTS, MARY ROSE // Urgent Communications;Aug2008, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p76
The article reports on radiation which can be seen in any configuration like nuclear warheads or in bananas. Patrick Doty, member of the technical staff in Sandia National Laboratories of the Department of Energy, said that some types of radiation are life-threatening and some are not, that is...