AS&E Nabs Orders in Africa, Eastern Europe and Latin America
- Airport whole-body scanners see everything. // Current Science;5/16/97, Vol. 82 Issue 16, p15
Features American Science and Engineering's BodySearch scanner. How the device works; Comparison with hospital x-ray machines; US Federal Aviation Administration's plans to use the device for airports in the US; Criticism of the device.
- Drive-through screening becomes easier. // Bulk Transporter;Aug2007, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p43
The article evaluates the Z Portal vehicle screening system from American Science and Engineering Inc.
- X-RAY SCREENING REVEALS HIDDEN THREATS ON INDIVIDUALS. Atwater, Kristin M. // Government Product News;Nov2005, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p3
Reports on SmartCheck, a non-intrusive screening system unveiled by Billerica, Massachusetts-based American Science and Engineering Inc., which will help security guards uncover a range of threats hidden under a person's clothing. Features of the system; Use of the system's display screen;...
- Cargo and vehicle inspection. // Government Security;Feb2006, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p33
The article evaluates American Science and Engineering Inc.'s Cargo and Vehicle Inspection System which was developed to detect security threats using scanners and imaging devices.
- DOD Buys Truck Scanning Equipment. // Traffic World;1/2/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 1, p25
The article reports that the Department of Defense (DOD) has invested in a truck scanning equipment developed by American Science and Engineering. The equipment is intended to detect security threats in trucks and cargo containers. The OmniView system is a relocatable system combining...
- AS&E Intros Sentry Portal. // Airport Security Report;8/26/2009, Vol. 17 Issue 17, p8
The article reports that a high-throughput, high-penetration, drive-through cargo inspection system called the Sentry Portal has been introduced by American Science and Engineering Inc. The system is designed to quickly and safely scan trucks, cargo containers, and tanker trucks for threatening...
- News Breaks. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;12/11/2006, Vol. 165 Issue 23, p65
The article reports that the U.S. Transportation Security Administration continues to evaluate passenger body-scanning machines, and plans to test the latest American Science & Engineering (AS&E) machine in Phoenix, Arizona. SmartCheck is a new version of the backscatter X-ray body scanning...
- AS&E Receives $6.3M Order for Multiple Z Portal Systems. // Airport Security Report;4/22/2009, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p23
The article reports on the $6.3 million order received by American Science and Engineering Inc. (AS&E) from a client in Middle East for its multiple Z Portal cargo and vehicle screening systems. It mentions that the system will be used for scanning vehicles that enter the client's facilities to...
- Choosing a desktop scanner. Rosenberg, Eric // Computer Artist;Feb/Mar96, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p44
Offers tips on choosing a desktop scanner. Features; Applications; Product support; Concerns on passes; Industry standards; Software considerations; Support services.