(MENAFN) Qatar awarded Smiths Detection a USD133 million contract to supply all the main security scanning systems at the New Doha International Airport (NDIA) in Qatar, Arabian Business reported.
It is the biggest single-airport contract that London-listed Smiths Detection has ever won, the company said in a statement.
Under the deal the company will supply a range of automatic x-ray and trace detection systems to screen passengers, hand luggage and checked-in bags for explosives, weapons and contraband.
The equipment to be supplied to NDIA includes HI-SCAN 10080 EDX-2is, HI-SCAN 130100T, HI-SCAN 7555aTix including iLane Systems and the 500DT trace detectors. Deliveries are already under way, the statement added.
Smiths Detection, part of global technology business Smiths Group, offers advanced security solutions in civil and military markets worldwide.