Implant Sciences Wins GSN Award for ‘Best Security Checkpoint’
WILMINGTON, Mass., June 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Implant Sciences Corporation today announced today its QS-B220 desktop explosives and drugs trace detector has won the 2015 GSN Airport/Seaport/Border Security Award for “Best Security Checkpoint”.
The QS-B220 was also a finalist in two other categories: “Best Explosives/Narcotics/Contraband Detection” and “Best Cargo/Vehicle Screening”.
The GSN Airport/Seaport/Border Security Awards are sponsored by Government Security News, a leading publisher of government and homeland security news. Nominations were submitted by leading vendors of IT and physical security products, solutions and services used in airport, seaport, and border security, highlighting their most noteworthy programs and projects.
“In just the last 7 months, our company has signed an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity contract for up to $162 million with the U.S. federal government, received the largest QS-B220 order in our history for 1,170 units, and has won a series of tenders in the EU, numbering in the hundreds of units,” stated Implant Sciences’ CEO, Dr. Bill McGann. “Implant Sciences is actively executing on its vision of redefining the trace detection market, and we are very grateful that the positive attributes of our QS-B220 have been recognized through its selection for the ‘Best Security Checkpoint’ award by Government Security News.”