Rapiscan Systems Receives Orders for $3 Million to Provide Cargo and Vehicle Inspection Systems
October 6, 2011
HAWTHORNE, CA. – October 6, 2011 – Rapiscan Systems, Inc., a leading provider of security inspection systems, today announced that the company has received orders for approximately $3 million from Asian customers to provide multiple units of its Eagle® series of X-ray cargo and vehicle inspection systems.
Deepak Chopra, president and CEO of OSI Systems, Rapiscan’s parent company, commented: “We are pleased with these orders as we continue to increase our installed base of Eagle inspection systems in Asia, a key growth region with abundant opportunities for cargo security infrastructure upgrades. The Eagle series continues to lead the industry in terms of image quality, throughput and reliability.”
Rapiscan’s line of Eagle® cargo and vehicle inspection systems are used by customs agencies, military organizations and homeland security worldwide because they provide outstanding image quality and threat detection, while maximizing the operational effectiveness of customers. Eagle cargo and vehicle inspection systems use proprietary transmission X-ray technology that, unlike other inspection technologies, is able to penetrate well beyond the surface of a container or vehicle to provide comprehensive detection of threats.
About Rapiscan Systems, Inc.
Rapiscan Systems, Inc., 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. As the world's leading security screening provider, Rapiscan Systems provides state of the art products, solutions and services that meet our customers' most demanding threat detection needs --- while improving their operational efficiency.