QUÉBEC CITY, July 16, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Optosecurity a leader in
liquid detection technology announced today that it has received a
first major purchase order for its OptoScreener software upgrade
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is moving forward with liquid detection in
preparation for the upcoming partial liquid ban lift in Europe, in
January 2014. This purchase order is significant for Optosecurity and
Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is planning for further orders in the next
"We are very pleased to receive this first purchase order from Amsterdam
Schiphol Airport for our liquid detection solution." said Eric
Bergeron, President and CEO of Optosecurity. "Our type C solution is
the best upgrade on the market and is not more expensive than a type B
solution. We are expecting orders from other airports with the partial
liquid ban lift getting closer and we are ready to service the European
About Schiphol Group
Schiphol Group is an airport company with Amsterdam Airport Schiphol as
its main airport. Schiphol Group actions revolve around their core
values: reliability, efficiency, hospitality, inspiration and
sustainability. Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is a well-equipped
international airport with modern facilities. It offers these
facilities to 101 scheduled airlines that transported 51 million
passengers and 1.5 million tonnes of cargo to their destination via the
Mainport in 2012. Via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, passengers and cargo
have direct access to 317 destinations all over the world.
About Optosecurity Inc.
Headquartered in Canada, Optosecurity Inc. is a leader in operational
efficiency and threat detection for checkpoint security in airports and
other critical infrastructures. Optosecurity's eVelocity software suite
is the first in the world to enable centralized remote screening of
hand luggage, redefining airport security paradigms and economics,
demonstrating proven savings and productivity enhancements.
Optosecurity's automated threat detection software also enables liquid
explosives detection in a cost-efficient way and is certified by
European civil aviation authorities.
SOURCE: Optosecurity Inc.
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