Surveillance Vehicle meets Homeland Security requirements.

Press Release Summary:

Used for surveillance and securing geographical areas in fully autonomous manner, Spider-SC1 manned, 4 x 4, armored, maneuverable, all-terrain vehicle integrates surveillance system for long-range, day-and-night tracking; video analytics; tactical observation balloon; and 2-way communications system. Unit also comes as 360° tailored solution for protecting critical infrastructures. Physical, electronic, and logical security features prevent incidents and mitigate consequences.

Original Press Release:

LAAD 2013: Plasan Introduces the Spider-SC1 Surveillance Vehicle - a Complete Solution for Homeland Security and Border Protection that Includes Command & Control, Observation, Intelligence, and Communications Systems

The Company will also showcase its advanced solutions for the protection of critical infrastructures

Kibbutz Sasa, Israel - Plasan Security Systems, a global leader in the field of customized integrated solutions for tactical mobile platforms, is introducing its Spider-SC1 Surveillance Vehicle – a high-survivability modular suite, providing a comprehensive solution for Homeland Security needs, including border protection - at LAAD Defense & Security 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on April 9-12 – Hall 3 Booth #S-28.

Spider-SC1 is a manned, 4x4, armored, high-maneuverability, all-terrain vehicle, with integrated state-of-the-art technologies - including a surveillance system for long-range day-and-night tracking, video analytics, a tactical observation balloon, and a cutting-edge two-way communications system. It is a unique, high-survivability, superior-performance solution that allows the effective handling of today’s Homeland Security needs, including protecting borders; preventing the smuggling of drugs, weapons, and persons; and dealing with terror threats in peripheral areas. This one-of-a-kind vehicle allows surveillance, and the securing of especially large geographical areas, in a fully autonomous manner, independent of additional systems.

Plasan is also proud to announce that it is currently expanding its offerings to include a 360° tailored solution for the protection of critical infrastructures, developed to effectively deal with a broad range of terror threats, natural disasters, and safety hazards. This all-inclusive solution combines advanced physical, electronic, and logical security means and measures, to prevent incidents from occurring or mitigate their consequences - including loss of life, disruption of operations, economic losses, and environmental harm. It was designed to improve resilience, allow uninterrupted operation, and reduce liability.

Plasan places its extensive know-how - gathered during numerous years of experience in providing fully tailored, cost-effective protective solutions - at the service of managers and operators of critical infrastructures. The expertise of the company’s highly skilled R&D team - in ballistics, in the analysis of a broad range of threats, in advanced materials, and in the simulation of disaster scenarios - as well as its hands-on military experience, allows it to conceptualize, develop, and engineer solutions ideally suited to deal with today’s diverse threats.

Assaf Baruch, Head of Plasan's Security Division in Brazil, stated: "Plasan is proud to introduce its pioneering Spider-SC1 Surveillance Vehicle at LAAD 2013. We are confident that this unique solution, along with our innovative command and control system, advanced mapping tools and simulation models, and our 360° solution for the protection of critical infrastructures, will ideally meet the needs of the Brazilian market. We are currently developing a mobile frontline command & control project for Homeland Security applications at the request of the Brazilian government, and with our new products and services, look forward to expanding our activities in this market."

About Plasan

Plasan is a global expert and world leader in the development of customized survivability solutions for tactical wheeled vehicles, aircraft, naval platforms, civilian armored vehicles, and personal protection. Plasan also provides a wide range of Homeland Security solutions - including mobile security solutions, observation systems, border security, and critical infrastructure protection. The company’s solutions offer the optimal combination of protection and cost-effectiveness by combining in-house R&D, design, prototyping, and extensive manufacturing capabilities.

Plasan combines innovative survivability engineering and design with advanced materials development. It utilizes computer-generated analysis and simulations with real-time calibration and ballistic test data to improve simulation accuracy and performance. Plasan owes its success to its innovation, comprehensive range of in-house capabilities, and high level of commitment. As a preferred supplier to the Israel Defense Forces and an approved supplier to ministries of defense around the world, Plasan’s solutions have been tried and tested by armed forces around the globe in the most demanding environments and battlefield scenarios, including in Iraq and Afghanistan.


For further information:

Assaf Baruch

Head of Plasan's Security Division in Brazil

Mobile: 972-54-2872414


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