Implant Sciences Corporation, a high technology supplier of systems and sensors for homeland security and defense markets, today announced it has shipped an order for approximately $6 million of the Company's Quantum Sniffer™ QS-H150 handheld explosives trace detectors and associated support to the India Ministry of Defence.
"I am proud to announce the shipment of the largest order in Implant Sciences' history. We originally announced the receipt of this sole-source contract in January 2010, after an arduous competitive evaluation that started more than two years before that. I thank our entire team for their hard work and dedication in meeting the high standards of the India Ministry of Defence," stated Implant Sciences' President and CEO, Glenn D. Bolduc. "We look forward to future opportunities as a provider of security solutions to governments around the world."
Brenda Baron, Implant Sciences' Vice President of Manufacturing and Technical Services, added, "The successful shipment of our largest order to date highlights our manufacturing strength and our capacity to fulfill large orders. Our production team performed impeccably, achieving a 100% pass rate on all acceptance testing."
About the Quantum Sniffer™ QS-H150 Handheld Explosives Trace Detector
The Quantum Sniffer QS-H150 utilizes Ion Mobility Spectrometry (IMS) technology, providing fast, accurate detection of trace amounts of a wide variety of military, commercial, and homemade explosives. Built with no radioactive materials and featuring a low-maintenance, self-calibrating, and self-clearing design, the QS-H150 provides very high levels of operational availability. The QS-H150 has been proven to perform well in a wide variety of temperatures and challenging environments, from humid jungles to dry, sand swept deserts.