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2014-07-15 12:20:44

QUEBEC CITY, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Optosecurity, a world leader in Checkpoint Security productivity solutions, announced today that Brussels Airport, a pioneer in remote screening, has chosen to deploy eVelocity for their new Connector central screening facility. The 25 lane facility will be the first in the world to provide central screening of cabin baggage for the entire airport. Brussels Airport services more than 21 million passengers per year and this deployment...

2014-06-09 12:20:58

QUEBEC CITY, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Optosecurity and Smiths Detection have signed a long term Definitive Agreement towards developing and distributing an advanced Checkpoint Enterprise Software Solution that improves the overall performance and further cuts operational costs of security checkpoints without compromising regulatory compliance or security. This is the second such arrangement between the two companies. The first agreement, which has been in place for the past...

2011-03-15 11:40:00

OptoScreener(®) enhances single view X-ray systems with real-time automated liquid threat detection QUEBEC, March 15 /PRNewswire/ - Optosecurity Inc., a leader in threat detection technology, announced today that following extensive testing by ECAC, its OptoScreener(®) has been certified on a number of host checkpoint X-ray scanner platforms and conforms to all criterion allowing for Type C operations. Type C compliance means that multiple liquid...

2009-05-21 12:18:00

Vital R&D tax credit support from the Canada Revenue Agency SR&ED program has contributed to improving the quality and speed to market of industry leading technology QUEBEC, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Optosecurity Inc. http://www.optosecurity.com/ announced $2.2 million dollars total cumulative support, over three fiscal years, from the Canada Revenue Agency. The support was provided in the form of research and development tax credits, from the SR&ED program. The Canada Revenue...

2009-04-01 14:19:00

OptoScreener system to enhance security control with weapon and liquid detection at the Ontario nuclear power plant QUEBEC CITY, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Optosecurity Inc., (http://www.optosecurity.com), a company developing breakthrough security products that improve the performance of checkpoint X-ray screening systems, today announced the sale of several units of its unique security system, the OptoScreener, to Bruce Power Generating Station located in Ontario, Canada. Optosecurity is...

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