HAWTHORNE, Calif.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:OSIS), a vertically-integrated provider of specialized electronics and services, today announced that, its Security division, Rapiscan Systems, has been awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation 2012. Widely regarded as the UK’s most prestigious awards for business performance, the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation has been awarded to Rapiscan Systems for the development of its Eagle Radiation Detection solutions, which offer superior threat detection in the most complex of security scanning environments. Rapiscan Systems' Cargo and Vehicle Inspection (CVI) team, based in the UK, developed the Eagle Radiation Detection device to identify gamma or gamma neutron radiation emitted from containerized or vehicle-borne cargo.
“As well as receiving recognition for the effort that goes into the research and development of our solutions at Rapiscan Systems in the UK, it also represents our ongoing commitment to promote and lead UK innovation and manufacturing.”
“We are honored to receive this award as recognition for the outstanding work that is carried out by our CVI team in developing innovative security screening solutions,” said Ajay Mehra, President, Rapiscan Systems, Inc. “As well as receiving recognition for the effort that goes into the research and development of our solutions at Rapiscan Systems in the UK, it also represents our ongoing commitment to promote and lead UK innovation and manufacturing.”
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OSI Systems, Inc. is a vertically integrated designer and manufacturer of specialized electronic systems and components for critical applications in the homeland security, healthcare, defense and aerospace industries. We combine more than 30 years of electronics engineering and manufacturing experience with offices and production facilities in more than a dozen countries to implement a strategy of expansion into selective end product markets. For more information on OSI Systems Inc. or any of its subsidiary companies, visit www.osi-systems.com. News Filter: OSIS-G
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