OSI Systems Receives $6 Million Contract for Border Security

02:28 11/02/2017

OSI Systems, Inc. OSIS  announced that its Security division received a multi-year service contract valued at approximately $6 million from an international customer to provide continued service and support for Rapiscan high energy x-ray cargo inspection systems, which are being utilized for border security.

OSIS  is a designer and manufacturer of specialized electronic systems and components for critical applications in the homeland security, healthcare, defense and aerospace industries.

OSIS  has over 40 years of electronic engineering and manufacturing experience and has production facilities and offices in more than a dozen countries.

OSI Systems’ Chairman and CEO, Deepak Chopra, commented, "We are pleased to announce this award from a customer who has operated these systems for several years. The continued confidence by this customer in us to provide border security at this critical location is a testament to our proven technology and the outstanding service and support we provide."

As border security becomes more important, companies such as OSIS  will continue to play an important role. An estimated 55 to 85 percent of attempted illegal crossings are unsuccessful, as well as any attempted smuggling of illegal goods.

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