Smiths Detection Inc. (SDI) supplier Dainippon, has received an order to
supply HI-SCAN XCT 10080, a next generation, high-speed explosives
detection system (EDS), to Dainippon for Ezeiza International Airport in
Buenos Aires, Argentina. The systems are the first explosives detection
solutions to be installed in the airport’s new baggage handling system
aimed to improve the speed and efficiency of screening processes.
Smiths Detection’s HI-SCAN 10080 XCT utilizes a dual-energy advanced
security X-ray and 3D volumetric Computed Tomography (CT) for enhanced
imaging. The units are also capable of detecting other goods that are of
interest to cargo shipment companies, customs, police and other
Shan Hood, President of SDI said, “Airports around the world trust
Smiths Detection to deliver integrated solutions that keep them running
effectively, efficiently and assures an enhanced passenger experience.
The HI-SCAN 10080 XCT’s exceptional capabilities, combined with Smiths
Detection’s global service network will ensure that Ezeiza International
Airport is positioned for growth.”
Alberto Lopez Camino, President of Dainippon said, “We are looking
forward to partnering with Smiths Detection to provide state-of-the-art
technology to Ezeiza International Airport.” Dainippon, which is based
in Argentina, specializes in the provision of turnkey solutions linked
to integration of non-intrusive technologies for inspection, detection
The HI-SCAN 10080 XCT was originally designed to support international
aviation security measures for high-speed checked baggage screening. The
HI-SCAN 10080 XCT has a large tunnel and high-speed conveyor, which
speeds up the screening processes while increasing detection capability.
Smiths Detection, part of Smiths Group, is a global leader in threat
detection and screening technologies for military, air transportation,
homeland security and emergency response markets. Our experience and
history across more than 40 years at the frontline, enables us to
provide unrivalled levels of expertise to detect and identify constantly
changing chemical, radiological, nuclear and explosive threats, as well
as weapons, dangerous goods, contraband and narcotics.
Our goal is simple – to provide security, peace of mind and freedom of
movement upon which the world depends. For more information visit www.smithsdetection.com.