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|NDT.net Issue - 2014-03 - NEWS ||NDT.net Issue: 2014-03|
Publication: e-Journal of Nondestructive Testing (NDT) ISSN 1435-4934 (NDT.net Journal)
Vidisco Ltd. wins contract for World Cup 2014 security X-ray equipmentVidisco Ltd.16, Or-Yehuda, Israel
Vidisco’s BlazeX Protable digital X-ray systems will be used for field security inspections in the upcoming FIFA world cup games in Brazil. Vidisco Ltd. specializes in portable X-ray systems using digital X-ray advanced technologies and its products are used in over 75 countries by security forces (military and police).
The BlazeX system is especially suited for conducting X-ray inspection in any location. Discreet approach is possible, as the system is packed into a case or backpack for convenient mobility. Security personnel are able to set up the system for inspection quickly and efficiently and receive results on the spot as digital X-ray images are available on the laptop screen within minutes. With 3.97lp/mm and 14 bit dynamic range, an image from a BlazeX system can show the security inspector the finest details and help detect security breaches. Security operatives can then take informed decisions quickly in situ. Such decisions can save lives!
“We feel confident that our digital X-ray equipment will be of instrumental help to the Brazilian special security forces for major events in the upcoming world cup games and Olympics and we are honored to support the Brazilian authorities in their efforts to insure that these high profile events will run smoothly. At Vidisco we always strive to provide cutting edge equipment that helps our security clients do their job safely” says Liron Naor, Vidisco’s security sales manager.
Vidisco’s cutting-edge, lightweight digital X-ray systems are offered for the NDT, Security and Veterinary fields and are used for a great range of inspections.
In the Security field, the portable X-ray systems are used for a variety of applications including border control, customs, bomb detection and disposal, VIP protection, forensics fire investigation and more. In the NDT field, Vidisco’s portable digital radiography systems are used for pipe inspections in the oil and gas industry, in the shipyard and aerospace industries it is used for weld inspection and it is even used for examinations of artwork and archeological artifacts.
BlazeX portable digital X-ray system setup in Urban Environment