International Client to Deploy X-ray Systems for Customs Applications
(BILLERICA, Mass., July 5, 2006) -- American Science and Engineering, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASEI) (AS&E(R)), a leader in X-ray detection technology, announced today the receipt of a $1.7 million order from an international client for multiple quantities of a customized mobile Z(R) Backscatter(TM) X-ray System for cargo and vehicle inspection.
"We are constantly seeking ways to meet the evolving technology and product requirements of our clients," said Anthony Fabiano, AS&E's President and CEO. "Our skilled engineering team was able to meet this customer's unique requirement with a customized, mobile Z Backscatter system for cargo and vehicle inspection -- utilizing the superior detection capability of Z Backscatter technology. This successful collaboration resulted in this new international business opportunity for our proprietary technology."