MONTREAL, Jan. 10, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - VOTI Detection Inc. ("VOTI" or "the Company") (TSXV: VOTI), a leading-edge Canadian technology company, announced today that it had received approval from the Government of India's Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB) to begin shipments of its X-ray scanning machines to the Indian market. Concurrent with receiving this approval, VOTI has entered into an exclusive distributor agreement with We Provide Security Consultants of India for the sale of VOTI's latest generation X-ray security systems with its best in class 3D Perspective™ technology.
"We are extremely pleased with these important developments in India," commented Rory Olson, President and CEO of VOTI Detection, "The Indian market is one of the largest markets for security products in the world and We Provide Security is one of the most highly regarded security consultants in the country. We are honoured that they have chosen to partner with us in bringing VOTI technology to India. This development underscores the significant global potential that VOTI is currently pursuing and we expect the Indian market to be a very important factor in the future growth of the Company over the next five years."
"After doing an extensive search of all x-ray security providers, we determined that VOTI Detection technology is the best in class" commented Tarun Prakash and Anuj Prakash, Managing Directors of We Provide Security, "We decided that this was the product that we wanted to introduce to our clients in the Indian marketplace. We endeavor to provide the best technology to our customers and VOTI's best in class 3D perspective imaging brings X-Ray screening to a new level of effectiveness. The Indian market, with it's large potential, will embrace this technology and we are extremely proud to work with VOTI to enhance security screening in India."
Shipments of VOTI products to India are expected to begin immediately. The first customer to receive VOTI X-ray scanners will be the Jammu & Kashmir Police. VOTI will deliver these units over the next few weeks.
About VOTI Detection
VOTI Detection, headquartered in Montreal, Quebec, and recently listed on the TSX Venture Exchange, is a leading-edge Canadian technology company that develops latest-generation X-ray security systems based on 3D Perspective™ technology. VOTI's technology produces remarkably sharp and more revealing X-ray images that are competitively superior while delivering enhanced threat detection capabilities and an improved user experience. Since its inception, VOTI has installed scanners in more than 50 countries and has consulted heavily with government agencies and security specialists worldwide to develop feature-rich and easy-to-use scanners that meet the sophisticated needs of modern security screening operations.
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