11 Apr 2019

Lightweight, high performance radiation detection backpack now available in multiple configurations.

Rapiscan® Systems Launches MP100 Portable Radiation Detection System


Advanced Radiation Detector MP100 Designed for Portable Application  

A lightweight, high performance detection backpack solution ideal for critical infrastructure, event security, military and law enforcement applications.

TORRANCE, Calif. – April 11, 2019 – Rapiscan® Systems, a leading global supplier of security inspection technology, today launch the new MP100 Portable Radiation Monitoring Detection system, now available in multiple configurations.

Protecting the public, infrastructure and critical resources has never been more vital than it is in today’s climate. The advanced MP100 Portable Radiation Monitoring Detection systems are lightweight, high-performance, easy-to-use monitoring systems housed in compact commercial backpacks.  They are designed specifically to screen for radiological and nuclear threats with high sensitivity.


The Rapiscan MP100 is now available in three configurations:

  • MP100 detection for gamma
  • MP100GN for gamma and neutron radiation
  • MP100GNS for gamma, neutron gamma radiation identification (spectroscopic id).  


All of the MP100 systems are designed for use in portable, mobile, or fixed position configurations with customs, border patrol, critical infrastructure, event security, military, maritime, and law enforcement applications in mind.


The MP100 family of backpacks provide superior detector efficiency to help locate smaller sources of radiation or detecting threats from greater distances.   

“Monitoring potential danger is necessary to protect the public from harm,” said Mal Maginnis, President of Rapiscan Systems, “this is why our advanced MP100 family provides superior detector efficiency to find smaller, potentially dangerous, sources of radiation. We want to make on-the-move threat detection easier for quick radiation discovery.  With wireless data transmission and battery change within one minute, MP100 is designed for fast, reliable and expert threat identification.”

For more information on Rapiscan® Systems MP100, please visit us here.



About Rapiscan Systems, Inc.
Rapiscan Systems is a leading global provider of security inspection solutions, with more than 100,000 products installed in over 170 countries. Rapiscan Systems has an extensive portfolio of Baggage and Parcel Inspection, Cargo and Vehicle Inspection, Hold Baggage Screening, People Screening, Trace Detection, Radiation Detection, Tray Return System and enhanced security solutions, which are supported by a global service network. The company’s state-of-the-art products, solutions and services operate in the world’s most demanding security environments, including at airports, border crossings, railway stations, seaports, government and military installations and high-risk facilities. Rapiscan Systems promotes excellence in security and efficiency, continually investing in research to develop technological advancements that address present and future threats and meet the most rigorous compliance standards worldwide.


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