Nucsafe Inc. today announced it has successfully completed the deployment of contamination radiation detection systems for Tokyo Metropolitan Port Authority, Yokohama City Port Authority and Yokohama Port Association. This deployment utilizes Nucsafe’s Guardian® Radiation Detection Systems to scan cargo containers being exported from Japan for radiation contamination as a result of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster. These large area systems are unique in their uniform dose rate response. With this deployment, Nucsafe provided radiation detection systems, which ensure cargo containers are free from contamination for shipment around the world.
Founded in 1999, Nucsafe designs and manufactures highly sensitive radiation measurement systems for nuclear safeguards, homeland security and the steel/scrap industries. In addition, Nucsafe designs and manufactures X-ray backscatter imaging systems for non-destructive testing and security applications. Nucsafe has R&D, corporate and manufacturing facilities located in Oak Ridge, Tennessee and Corbin, KY. Nucsafe systems are manufactured in the United States in compliance with ISO 9001:2008. In addition, Nucsafe’s manufacturing facility also is in compliance with both ISO 14001:2004 and OHSAS 18001:2007.