ChemImage Awarded Contract to Integrate Standoff Explosive Detection Technology Into a Multi-sensor Vehicle Screening System

ChemImage Corporation announced today that the U.S. Army Space & Missile Defense Command awarded the company an $811 Thousand contract for integrating its real-time sensor technology used for standoff detection of explosives into a multi-sensor vehicle screening system. The comprehensive screening system is currently being designed to screen vehicles for explosives.

ChemImage Corporation, in conjunction with other detection sensor developers, is working to design a system that will allow military personnel to detect vehicle-borne threats from a safe distance.

"We are pleased the U.S. Army has included ChemImage standoff sensing technology to be part of an advanced vehicle screening system," said Patrick Treado, Ph.D., Founder & Chief Technology Officer at ChemImage. "We will continue our efforts to develop and deliver solutions designed to keep our soldiers and country safe from potential threats."

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About ChemImage Corporation

ChemImage Corporation is a Pittsburgh based company committed to making the world healthier and safer through dramatic advancements in chemical imaging technology. The company combines proprietary, state-of-the-art imaging sensors, algorithms and analytical software to solve the world's most challenging health and safety issues.

ChemImage seeks to provide an Awareness of Things™ (AoT™) to a global audience, using the company's innovation platforms to provide people with unprecedented levels of vision, information and situational knowledge about their surroundings in their everyday lives. To accomplish this goal, the firm develops technologies for chemical and biological applications across many global industries; including life sciences, bio-medical, security, threat detection, anatomic pathology, forensics and diagnostics. 

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