Security systems and sensors supplier Implant Sciences Corporation (OTCQB:IMSC) said Thursday it will present its Quantum Sniffer product line at the International Security Safety & Fire Exhibition (SICUR) in Madrid, Spain, in an effort to grow its presence in new and established markets.
The global conference will take place from February 28 through to March 2, 2012.
The Quantum Sniffer QS-B220 bench-top explosives and narcotics trace
detector, as well as the Quantum Sniffer QS-H150 portable explosives
trace detector will be featured at Booth 10F26 by Implant Sciences' distributor for Spain, Target Tecnologia, S.A.
SICUR is a global conference attended by professionals in the
security industry, including armed forces, official governmental bodies,
police departments, and engineers from around the world.
"Having just recently received CE Certification for our QS-B220
bench-top explosives trace detector, we are excited to have this
opportunity to demonstrate our products to a wide range of potential
buyers in the European marketplace," said Implant president and CEO,
Glenn D. Bolduc.
"Our distributor, Target Tecnologia, will also highlight our QS-H150,
which they have been successfully selling for several years. The strong
support of our partners is the foundation of our efforts to build sales
around the globe."
Indeed, the company has announced numerous orders for its devices as of late, into several different markets.
Last month, the company said that a major global oil corporation had
purchased units of the QS-H150, to be used in securing the unnamed oil
business' facilities in Africa. This followed new orders for the device
from the Middle East and Japan.
systems are used by private companies and government agencies to screen
baggage, cargo, vehicles, among other objects, and people for the
detection of trace amounts of explosives.
The Quantum Sniffer QS-H150 is a handheld explosives trace detector
that rapidly detects trace amounts of a number of military, commercial,
and homemade explosives. The QS-H150 uses no radioactive materials.
The Quantum Sniffer QS-B220, which was introduced in May 2011, is a
trace detector that uses ion mobility spectrometry to identify a number
of military, commercial and homemade explosives and narcotic substances.
The benchtop explosives and narcotics detector is suited for a number
of security settings, including high-traffic airports, borders, and
In December, the QS-B220 device received CE Certification, an
important step for generating sales in Europe, and earlier this month,
achieved ASTM E2520-07 certification.
Implant also signed a cooperative research and development agreement
with the Transportation Security Laboratory, which has been working
closely with the QS-B220 product to help the company in preparing for
TSA qualification and certification.
Bolduc said in a statement Tuesday that it is increasing geographic
coverage for its devices, announcing a new distributor in Uzbekistan and
sales in 10 different countries. Customers are also diversified -
ranging from airports and banks to nuclear power plants and embassies.