Le Lézard
Classified in: Mining industry, Science and technology
Subjects: SVY, PSF, MAT

DetectaChem SEEKERe Explosive Detector Excels in Department of Defense Venue Security Evaluation

STAFFORD, Texas, Dec. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- DetectaChem, the global leader in handheld explosive and drug detection technology, today announced the publication of a white paper detailing analysis and findings following an in-depth Department of Defense evaluation of their SEEKERe handheld explosive detector specific to threat screening at security entry points.

In early 2019 the SEEKERe was selected for evaluation by the National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) in collaboration with the National Sports Security Laboratory (NSSL) for evaluation of technologies needed to fill identified security gaps at sport and entertainment venues. The evaluation was part of a Department of Defense Domestic Preparedness Support Initiative (DPSI) contract and the resulting 145-page assessment and evaluation white paper was published by the NSSL at the University of Southern Mississippi.

A selection of evaluation criteria included:

SEEKERe obtained an overall evaluation score of 2.98/3.00 for Application, Capability, Ease of Use, Mobility, Purchasing Options, Maintenance and Environmental functionality. These scores were determined by Subject Matter Expert evaluators and comprised over 37 different evaluation criteria.

Cited debriefing evaluator comments about SEEKERe included:

Travis Kisner, Chief Operating Officer of DetectaChem said, "The SEEKERe was created and developed in conjunction with the US DOD and these test results and feedback further expand the fruition and success gained from this joint development. We are proud that the SEEKERe has been further validated and recognized as a leading tool to help keep civilians safe at venues including sporting, entertainment and high-profile events.

The evaluation white paper is Unclassified and available upon request to qualified organizations or individuals.

About DetectaChem Inc.                                                                                    
DetectaChem is a Texas, USA-based privately-held company and manufacturer of rapidly deployable, handheld, intelligent, and easy-to-operate detection systems deployed globally. DetectaChem is proud to be a strong supporter of the U.S. military, law enforcement and all first responders that protect our country. More information at www.DetectaChem.com

Press Contact: Jackie Lucas
Vera Voce Communication

SOURCE DetectaChem

These press releases may also interest you

16 fév 2020
Rio Tinto has approved a $98 million (100 per cent basis) investment in a new solar plant at the Koodaideri mine in the Pilbara, Australia, as well as a lithium-ion battery energy storage system to help power its entire Pilbara power network. The...

14 fév 2020
Over the last 3 years, Aura has been focused on transforming itself into a stronger, more flexible growth company. This has been accomplished through changes to its portfolio, a strengthened balance sheet and the development of talent and management...

14 fév 2020
Pacific Rim Cobalt Corp. (the "Company" or "Pacific Rim Cobalt") is pleased to announce it has received approval from the OMBUDSMAN of the Republic of Indonesia...

14 fév 2020
Tanzanian Gold Corporation's (the "Company's") Board of Directors is pleased to announce Unclassified Mineral Resources for the 1.2km long Buckreef Shear Zone that amount up to 4,291,000 ounces contained in 242.4 million tons grading at 0.57 g/t Au...

14 fév 2020
Augusta Precious Metals, the leader in providing gold and silver to IRA accounts, is excited to announce a partnership with legendary quarterback Joe Montana. California-based Augusta Precious Metals is committed to helping Americans protect their...

14 fév 2020
CANSTAR RESOURCES INC. ("Canstar Resources" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has completed a non-brokered private placement of 4,200,000 common shares of the Company (each a "Common Share") at C$0.05 per Common Share for total gross...

News published on 5 december 2019 at 08:57 and distributed by: