American Science and Engineering, Inc. (“AS&E”) (NASDAQ: ASEI), a leading worldwide supplier of innovative X-ray detection solutions, announced today the receipt of an order for eight Z Backscatter™ Vans (ZBV) for use by international law enforcement agencies. The ZBV™ systems will be used by law enforcement officials to scan vehicles at border crossings and other checkpoints to detect explosives and other contraband.
“The Z Backscatter Van continues to be the mobile X-ray system of choice to support time sensitive security missions,” said Anthony Fabiano, AS&E’s President and CEO. “The ZBV system is a powerful tool for screening cargo and vehicles for explosive threats and contraband, with the speed and agility that enables a swift response to potential security risks. Since the deployment of their first ZBV systems, the law enforcement officials quickly recognized the effectiveness of the system and rapidly expanded their fleet.”
Source: American Science and Engineering Inc.
Date: May 15, 2012