Rapiscan launches its most advanced metal detection system yet

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Rapiscan Systems the global supplier of security checkpoint and inspection technologies is launching its most advanced metal detection system to date – the Orion Metor 900M.

Suitable for both indoor and outdoor use the Metor 900M is weatherproof with IP65 protection. Suitable for passenger screening at airports and other mass transit facilities, as well as for visitor screening at stadiums and critical infrastructure protection, it is designed to detect ferrous and non-ferrous metals such as handguns, knives and other security threats.

“The 900M combines a new performance level with the latest operational capabilities, demonstrating our continued commitment to developing the most advanced, state-of-the-art technology we can, in order to keep people and places safe from security threats,” said Mal Maginnis, President, Rapiscan Systems.

One of the key features of the 900M is its ability to offer enhanced screening capabilities, while allowing operators to maintain high throughput rates. by interpreting the electromagnetic characteristics and the shape of detected metals, the screening solution is capable of detecting threats and reducing false alarms or innocuous objects. Multi-zone displays enable operators to quickly and easily identify the location of the potential threat.

According to Rapiscan they have already had interest from several airports in the 900M.