Smiths Detection

Global Leader in Threat Detection and Screening Technologies for Airports

Smiths Detection is a global leader in threat detection and screening technologies for aviation, ports & borders, defence and urban security sectors. Our experience and history across more than 70 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 dangerous goods, weapons, contraband and narcotics.

Smiths Detection is one of four operating divisions of Smiths Group, a global technology company listed on the London Stock Exchange. Employing over 16,000 people in more than 50 countries, Smiths Group applies leading-edge technology to design, manufacture and deliver innovative solutions that meet our customers’ needs.

Our goal is simple – to provide the security, peace of mind and freedom of movement upon which the world depends.

For more information visit www.smithsdetection.com

Company Profile

  • Effective, intelligent solutions from one source

    From passenger checkpoints to hold baggage and air cargo screening, Smiths Detection aviation solutions offer the highest levels of security, exceptional detection capabilities and maximum performance. They are designed to help control the flow of people, suitcases and freight through airports in an efficient and safe manner.

    The comprehensive product portfolio ranges from standard, off the shelf products to complete, systems individually tailored to meet specific business and regulatory requirements. Flexible, futureproof systems which not only deliver optimum security standards but also bring significant operational benefits – and feature the most advanced technologies including Computed Tomography (CT) and millimetre wave people scanners.

    In addition to the necessary hardware, Smiths Detection also supplies the IT infrastructure needed to transform security equipment into a single, integrated and intelligent solution. Sophisticated software platforms which can network both checkpoint and hold baggage systems and deliver the real-time data needed to support instant operational decisions; as well as the historical data and reports required for resource planning and general administration.

    As a global authority in the field, Smiths Detection provides everything needed from analysis and solution assessment to deployment, integration and outstanding after sales support for the full life of the equipment.

    All hardware, technologies, software and support from one source – put your trust in Smiths Detection for high quality equipment, reliability and a worldwide service foot print.

Products

Checkpoint.Evoplus - Advanced screening and management platform

Checkpoint.Evoplus is a digital-led solution that helps checkpoints achieve the highest level of security and improved operations by delivering critical insights and enabling remote screening. Checkpoint.Evoplus’   intelligence software analyses data from various systems, sensors and components …

iCMORE - Automated threat/target identification software

iCMORE delivers the highest level of threat detection of a variety of threats, controlled and prohibited items. By doing so it also improves operational efficiency, and supports more efficient resource planning, for customs officers, security …

iLane.evo - Smart automatic tray return system

An effective, automatic tray return system is a primary checkpoint component. By delivering a steady flow of trays, it plays a critical role in streamlining the screening process and delivering the subsequent benefits of increased …

HI-SCAN 6040 - CTiX Advanced screening using CT technology

The HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX offers advanced screening of carry-on baggage using Computed Tomography (CT). It has TSA APSS 6.2 Level 1 certification as well as ECAC and STAC EDS CB C3 approval. C3 approved systems …

HI-SCAN 6040aTiX - X-ray inspection system

HI-SCAN 6040aTiX is an advanced multi-view X-ray system for the automatic detection of solid and liquid explosives in cabin baggage. The detection performance of HI-SCAN 6040aTiX is far superior to other automatic systems, including lower false-alarm …

HI-SCAN 6040-2is - HR Dual view X-ray inspection for carry-on luggage

An advanced dual-view X-ray inspection system for the automatic detection of solid and liquid explosives in personal belongings and cabin baggage. The HI-SCAN 6040-2is HR has an ergonomic design that makes it easy for the …

People screening with automatic detection

Non-invasive, automatic multi-material detection of concealed objects People screening systems provide both, automated detection of contraband and full privacy of persons being screened. Millimetre-wave people screening solutions provide automatic multi-material detection of concealed objects, such as metals, …

HI-SCAN 10080 XCT - Advanced CT explosives detection system

The HI-SCAN 10080 XCT is a next generation high-speed, explosives detection system (EDS) for hold baggage and air cargo. It features a dual-view dual-energy X-ray line scanner with full 3D volumetric computed tomography (CT) imaging and …

CTX 9800 DSi - High speed CT explosives detection system

The CTX 9800 DSi explosive detection system (EDS) uses a proprietary single X-ray source, dual energy design that provides high-resolution 3D images along with 2D and 3D organic/inorganic material discrimination. These imaging tools enhance the analysis of details …

HI-SCAN 145180-2is pro Fast, effective air cargo screening

The innovative air cargo screening system HI-SCAN 145180-2is pro meets the demand for fast turnaround, high levels of security and an attractive total cost of ownership (TCO). This state-of-the-art scanner is equipped with two 200 kV …

HI-SCAN 180180-2is pro - Advanced dual view X-ray cargo scanner

An X-ray scanner designed for the inspection of large-scale consolidated and palletised goods. Tunnel dimensions of 180 x 180cm means the HI-SCAN 180180-2is pro is capable of screening LD3 containers. Based on a dual-view concept, the system …

IONSCAN 600 - Portable explosives and narcotics trace detector

The IONSCAN 600 is a highly sensitive trace detector, in a lightweight, portable desktop configuration.  It can be used to accurately detect and identify a wide range of military, commercial and homemade explosives threats and …

Company News

Smiths Detection deploys multi-site central image processing solution for DHL Express Australia

Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, today announces that it has deployed a fully operational multi-site central image processing and management solution for DHL Express Australia. The solution connects existing …

Smiths Detection launches next generation smart tray return system

iLane A20 increases throughput, reduces queues and improves operational efficiency at airport passenger checkpoints Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security inspection technologies, today announces the launch of its next generation, fully automated …

Smiths Detection launches HI-SCAN 7555 DV dual-view X-ray scanner with enhanced capabilities

Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, today announces the launch of the HI-SCAN 7555 DV. A dual-view X-ray scanner, the HI-SCAN 7555 DV delivers superior image quality, automatic explosives …

Smiths Detection and Pangiam collaborate to propel Open Architecture in Aviation industry

  Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and screening technology, and Pangiam, Computer Vision and Artificial Intelligence (AI) specialists, today announce a collaboration to accelerate the development and adoption of open architecture (OA) in …

Smiths Detection launches Open Architecture initiative

The Ada Initiative looks to drive forward the interoperability of security screening and detection technologies across a wide array of sectors Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, today announces …

Smiths Detection’s advanced carry-on baggage scanner added to the TSA’s Checkpoint Property Screening System Mid-Size Qualified Products List

The HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX, which produces high-resolution volumetric 3D images, is now a qualified product eligible for TSA purchase Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security inspection technologies, today announces that its HI-SCAN …

Smiths Detection equips Leonardo di Vinci International Airport in Rome with advanced carry-on baggage screening technology

Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security inspection technologies, announces that it has begun installing 30 HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX carry-on baggage screening systems at Leonardo di Vinci International Airport in Rome.  The …

Smiths Detection & Block MEMS to Develop Non-Contact Chemical Detection Device for U.S. Department of Defense

Smiths Detection Inc., a global leader in threat detection and security technology, alongside Block MEMS, LLC (Block) has been selected by The Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) and the Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical …

How to cope with increasing pax numbers with fewer screeners

 Meeting the growing demand for air travel in the face of severe staff shortages throughout the industry has proved challenging; and certainly highlights the importance of maximum efficiency and effective utilisation of resources. New and …

Aviation Insights: Moving towards open architecture

The future of aviation security will be driven by data informing risk-based decisions and using integrated sensors and devices from multiple providers. It will require open equipment interfaces and common data formats with an oversight …

Please join us at Passenger Terminal Expo, 15-17 June 2022, Paris France

 Discover the ultimate Checkpoint with Smiths Detection at Passenger Terminal Expo 15-17th June in Paris Hall 7.3 - Stand No. Z1.2154. From system design to advances in AI, software applications or compliance issues, Smiths Detection can …

Smiths Detection helps TSA prepare for a busy summer travel season supplying over 200 baggage screening systems to date

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has recently implemented security enhancements at airport screening checkpoints – with the roll out of Computed Tomography (CT) scanners, which enhance security levels and reduce the need for physical contact …

Smiths Detection equips Tokyo International Airport with intelligent technology solutions for a seamless and safe check-in experience

Installation of HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX, iLane and UV-C kits throughout domestic checkpoints Terminal 1 run by Japan Airlines Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security inspection technologies, today announces that it has supplied …

Smiths Detection to supply checkpoint security screening equipment to Incheon International Airport

Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, today announces that it has been awarded a contract through their local partner, Donggok Precision Co. Ltd, to supply a suite of leading-edge …

Smiths Detection launches iCMORE Currency

Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, today announces that it has launched its latest automated detection algorithm; currency recognition software, iCMORE Currency. iCMORE Currency is the latest addition to …

Smiths Detection’s HI-SCAN 10080 XCT Explosives Detection System Receives Approval from the U.S. Transportation Security Administration’s Air Cargo Screening Technology List

Smiths Detection,a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, today announces that its Explosive Detection System (EDS) HI-SCAN 10080 XCT advanced X-ray computed tomography system for hold baggage and air cargo has been …

Narita International Airport anticipates threats with integrated solutions

Collaborating to stay ahead of the curve and safeguard passenger health Narita International Airport (NAA) is the largest airport in Japan serving the Tokyo metropolitan area. Prior to the pandemic, NAA handled over 40 million terminal …

Incheon International Airport selects Smiths Detection to secure terminal in Phase 4 Expansion

Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, announced it has been selected by Incheon International Airport Corporation (IIAC) to deploy its high-speed explosives detection system (EDS) HI-SCAN 10080 XCT for …

Contact

Smiths Detection Group Limited
Century House
Maylands Avenue
Hemel Hempstead
Herts
United Kingdom
HP2 7DE
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