Rapiscan Systems Receives $3.5 Million Order from U.S. Government for Cargo and Vehicle Inspection
September 29, 2010 Torrance, CA
Rapiscan Systems, a leader in advanced security screening solutions, today announced that it has received approximately $3.5 million from the U.S. government for the service and maintenance of multiple Rapiscan cargo and vehicle inspection systems.
OSI Systems (Rapiscan Systems' parent company) President and CEO, Deepak Chopra commented: "This contract will support the successful performance of Rapiscan cargo and vehicle inspection equipment in identifying potential threats for the U.S. government. Rapiscan's global service network is an important reason customers select our solutions."
Rapiscan Systems operates a 24x7 global service and support team that provides expert support to customers, from pre-installation operations analysis, to operator training, to installation and on-going maintenance.
About Rapiscan Systems
Rapiscan Systems, a division of OSI Systems, Inc. is a leading global supplier of security inspection solutions utilizing X-ray and gamma-ray imaging, and advanced threat identification techniques such as neutron and diffraction analysis. The company's products are sold into four market segments; Baggage and Parcel Inspection, Cargo and Vehicle Inspection, Hold Baggage Screening and People Screening. The company has an installed base globally of more than 70,000 security and inspection systems. The Rapiscan Systems product line is manufactured at four locations and supported by a global support service network. The company was recognized for its market leadership with one of the United Kingdom's most prestigious distinctions, The Queen's Awards for Enterprise, and named by Frost & Sullivan as the 2008 North American Homeland Security Inspection and Screening Company of the Year. For more information on Rapiscan Systems, please visit www.rapiscansystems.com.
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