Nano-Intelligent Detection System (NIDS) provides first responders with rapid threat assessment and identification of bio-agents such as the microbes that cause Anthrax, Plague and Tularemia as well as bio-toxins including Ricin and Botulinum.
Threat detection equipment
Smiths Detection develops government regulated advanced technologies used in threat detection equipment to detect and identify constantly evolving chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive (CBRNE) materials, contraband and dangerous or illegal materials.
Smiths Detection threat detection equipment safeguards those in the front line and the public at large; protecting buildings and transport systems; screening everything from a ticket to a truck. We equip our customers with high integrity solutions to safeguard society, protect life and support the free flow of trade.
World-leading systems for:
Transportation security. X-ray systems used in the search for illegal and dangerous items; body scanning systems using safe technology to check for hidden threats; explosives detection screening in threat detection equipment for checked baggage, hand-baggage or air cargo.
Critical infrastructure security. Sensors and threat detection equipment to safeguard vital installations.
Ports & Borders screening systems. High energy X-ray systems equip customs officers with the technology for contraband detection and cargo manifest verification, as well as for greater security.
Military force protection. Threat detection equipment to identify chemical and biological warfare agents.
Emergency responders. Equipping first responders and law enforcement officers with threat detection equipment, for personal protection or surveys, and rugged, portable products to identify unknown substances.
Smiths Detection is part of Smiths Group, the global technology business.