Radiation Sensors / Detectors

Radiation Sensors / Detectors

Willtek Communications Expands Hand-Portable Spectrum Analyzer to 7.5 GHz

Willtek's 9102 now covers WiMAX and C-band frequencies Parsippany, NJ, February 22, 2007 -- Willtek Communications today presented that its 9102 Handheld Spectrum Analyzer can now operate at frequencies up to 7.5 GHz (gigahertz), supporting new applications in the microwave range. This new feature is an option to the 9102 which so far covered the range from 100 kHz to 4 GHz. The 9102 with the new...

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Radiation Sensors / Detectors

Bruker Daltonics Announces Selection of Its RAID-XP Chemical Agent and Radiation Detector for Wheeled Armored Vehicles of the Czech Army

BILLERICA, Mass., January 26, 2007 - Bruker Daltonics today announces a $4.0 million contract award for its RAID(TM)-XP man-portable chemical agent and radiation detector from Steyr-Daimler-Puch Spezialfahrzeug GmbH. The Bruker RAID-XP instruments will be integrated into Steyr's Pandur wheeled armored vehicles to be delivered to the Czech Army. The primary mission of the instruments, which will...

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Radiation Sensors / Detectors

Portable Instruments identify radioactive isotopes.

Suited for use in Health Physics, Law Enforcement, and Homeland Security industries, SAM Defender consists of isotope identifier designed in response to publication of ANSI 42.34, while SAM Revealer uses Lanthanum Bromide scintillator detectors. Ethernet connection, CompactFlash card, or RS-232 enable data storage, archive, or transfer. Lightweight enclosure is ergonomically designed for...

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Robot detects hazardous materials.

Using JAUS Joint Architecture Unmanned Systems software, TALON® Hazmat robot makes it possible to plug-and-play up to 7 sensors mounted on quick-release universal mounting tray. Data from sensors is integrated into PDA at operator control so that users can send TALON forward to check suspicious area for presence of chemicals, radiation, gases, or fires before sending personnel. PDA provides...

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U.S. Department of Homeland Security Selects Thermo for Rapid and Accurate Detection of Radiological Threats

Implementation of Thermo's Most Advanced Radiation Detection Portals at Security Checkpoints Strengthens National Security WALTHAM, MA (July 14, 2006) - Thermo Electron Corporation, the world leader in analytical instruments, today announced it has been selected to deliver high performance, Advanced Spectroscopic Portal (ASP) monitors for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Domestic...

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Radiation Sensors / Detectors

Ametek Introduces the Ortec® Detective-EX-100 - Latest Advancement in Hand-Held Radiation Identifiers

OAK RIDGE, TN-The ORTEC® business unit of AMETEK Advanced Measurement Technology has introduced the latest addition to the ORTEC Detective family of hand-held nuclide identifiers-the Detective-EX-100. This latest addition offers a significant improvement in sensitivity over the entire energy range used in nuclear material interdiction. The Detective-EX-100 incorporates a substantially...

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Radiation Detection Portal helps deter terrorist activity.

Spectroscopic portal monitor, FIND (Flexible Illicit Nuclear Detection), detects and identifies radioactive materials in moving vehicles in real-time. Adaptable to multiform applications, it can monitor for radioactive materials in highway-speed vehicle traffic as well as slow moving items. Automatic, network-ready solution comes in weatherproof, EMI/RFI-resistant enclosure and offers wireless...

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Raytheon Delivers First Advanced Spectroscopic Portal Systems

TEWKSBURY, Mass., Nov. 20, 2006 -- Raytheon Company (NYSE:RTN) delivered the first four engineering development models of the Advanced Spectroscopic Portal (ASP) to the Department of Homeland Security Nov. 14, four months after the initial contract award. This is a tremendous effort by our Raytheon-led ASP team in a very rapid response to an urgent and critical homeland security need," said Mary...

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Ortec® Detective Receives Safety Act Designation for Its High-Resolution Radiation Detection Technology

Oak Ridge, TN, October 9, 2006 -- The ORTEC Products Group of AMETEK has earned Designation as a Qualified Anti-Terrorism Technology under the Support Anti-terrorism by Fostering Effective Technologies Act of 2002 ( Safety Act") for its high-resolution ORTEC® Detective handheld radiation detectors. "We are pleased that the ORTEC DETECTIVE family of portable isotope identifiers detectors has...

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Radiation Sensors / Detectors

Radiation Detector acquires and stores spectroscopic data.

Model 1703GNB Spectral-Gathering Personal Radiation Detector enables wireless transmission of critical spectral data files from product to any Windows® mobile compatible PDA. This stand-off detection functionality promotes personnel safety at incident scene by allowing user to place device at area of interest and move off to monitor safely. Network of 1703GNBs can be monitored from remote...

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