TITLE

Merriman Capital [MERR]: VeriTainer Introduces Scaled Down Crane-Mounted Rad Detector

PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;5/25/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 11, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the launch of VeriRAD, a low-cost variant of the VeriSpreader crane-mounted system by VeriTainer Corp. capable of detecting highly radioactive gamma-ray sources and contaminated scrap metal. VeriTainer developed VeriRAD after an incident wherein a container arrived in Genoa, Italy was found to be radioactive after being idle for several days. According to Joe Alioto, vice president of Sales for VeriTainer, VeriRAD was developed to determine whether a container contaminated with radiation is safe for people or too dangerous.
ACCESSION #
60917319

 

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