WASHINGTON, Dec. 12 — ICx Technologies,
(Nasdaq: ICXT), a developer of advanced sensor technologies for homeland
security, force protection and commercial applications, announced today the
global expansion of its deployment of advanced border security solutions.
ICx has been awarded a contract to deliver several Sky Watch towers
equipped with industry-leading DefendIR(TM) mid-range thermal imagers for
the first phase of a border protection project with a U.S. ally in the
Middle East. The Sky Watch is a self-contained, highly mobile platform that
can support a broad range of sensors, communication equipment, and other
surveillance or border security equipment. More than 100 Sky Watch towers
currently support surveillance efforts along U.S. borders.
“Our tower, sensor and software solutions are deployed by many border
security forces and utilized daily with proven results,” said David J.
Smith, vice president, Surveillance Division, ICx Technologies. “As we
extend our global reach to critical regions outside the Americas, our
solutions will continue to prove their durability, reliability, and a key
DefendIR imagers can see in complete darkness and through a multitude
of environmental conditions including extreme temperature, smoke, rain,
dust, and dense fog. They are highly modular and configurable with
different lenses, sensors, and controllers to match mission requirements,
and can be integrated with CCD imagers for reliable surveillance in all
About ICx Technologies(TM)
ICx Technologies is a leader in the development and integration of
advanced sensor technologies for homeland security, force protection and
commercial applications. Our proprietary sensors detect and identify
chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive threats, and
deliver superior awareness and actionable intelligence for wide-area
surveillance, intrusion detection and facility security. By leveraging our
unparalleled technical expertise, ICx pioneers the integration of these
advanced sensors into effective security and commercial solutions. For more
information visit www.icxt.com.
WASHINGTON, Dec. 12 -- ICx Technologies, (Nasdaq: ICXT), a developer of advanced sensor technologies…
by Tactical-Life.com / Dec 12, 2007