AS&E to provide security solutions for Khalifa Port
Massachusetts, June 12, 2012
Leading supplier of innovative X-ray detection solutions, American Science and Engineering (AS&E), has won a contract to provide Abu Dhabi Customs with cargo and vehicle security solutions.
The contract is for two Omni View Gantry cargo and vehicle inspection systems with dual-energy for material discrimination, one Z Portal cargo and vehicle screening system to protect the new Khalifa port, a statement from American Science said.
Khalifa Port will become one of the largest ports in the world when all phases are completed, the statement said.
“AS&E is proud to support Abu Dhabi Customs by providing cargo and vehicle security solutions that will aid the Khalifa Port in becoming one of the world’s leading and preferred megaports,” said Anthony R Fabiano, AS&E’s president and CEO of AS&E.
“We have a long-standing association with Abu Dhabi Customs and actively support their goal to balance minimum restrictions on trade while providing maximum security by utilising the best inspection technologies. We are committed to working side-by-side with Abu Dhabi Customs to meet their stringent security requirements to secure their ports and borders from smuggling, trade fraud, and other threats,” he concluded. – TradeArabia News Service