Smiths Detection implements central multi-site image processing solution for DHL Express Australia

SYDNEY–( BUSINESS WIRE )–Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technology, today announces the deployment of a fully operational central multi-domain image processing and management solution for DHL Express Australia.

The solution integrates existing Smiths Detection HI-SCAN 10080 EDX-2is high-speed automatic explosive detection scanners in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane into an intelligent network that enables simultaneous analysis of all X-ray images. data analytics and consolidated insights. This intelligent centralized management solution will allow DHL Express Australia to significantly increase the utilization of security operators while optimizing staffing and reducing overall operating costs.

The technology will be used to securely and efficiently screen international air cargo in accordance with TSA and Australian regulations.

Ajay Sankaran, Managing Director Australia and Sales Director South Asia, Smiths Detection says. “We are delighted to have installed a monitoring and management platform for DHL Australia. The use of a remote control and central control system provides the user with operational information about the entire control process, generating valuable information, while facilitating threat detection and overall performance monitoring. The platform can be easily expanded to include more security inspection equipment. »

“The initiative significantly contributed to the improvement of DHL air cargo screening in all key measurement areas: the use of screening officers, which resulted in a reduction of more than 40% in X-ray scanner operator hours; decision times and compliance managed by co-location in a purpose-built screening room; and reducing the risk of an insider threat due to separation of physical cargo from the screening officer. These improvements were aided by greatly improved visibility into centralized management. »


About products:

The HI-SCAN 10080 EDX-2is is an automatic explosives detection system that uses a dual-view x-ray system to allow operators to “see behind” objects while automatically screening baggage for explosives.

MatriX Server is a system management and image distribution system that connects X-ray facilities and operator workstations. MatriX Server helps manage the distribution of images and results within a network of multilevel X-ray scanners.

About Smiths Detection:

Smiths Detection is a global leader in threat detection and surveillance technologies for aviation, ports and borders, urban security and defence. With more than 70 years of experience in the field, Smiths Detection provides the solutions needed to protect society from the threat and illegal smuggling of explosives, prohibited weapons, contraband, toxic chemicals, biological agents and narcotics, and helps make the world a safer place. .

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