Oak Ridge, TN –March 15, 2017 – Nucsafe Inc., a developer and manufacturer of radiation detection equipment, today announced it has released the Guardian Shield Area Monitor Radiation Detector. The Guardian Area Monitor is the first area monitor radiation detection in Nucsafe’s Guardian® family of radiation detection systems. This system utilizes a built-in Geiger-Müeller tube standard with an operating range up to 1 R/hr. Optional detectors allow this device to detect neutrons, perform spectroscopy, location, and report environmental conditions. The Nucsafe Guardian® Shield Area Monitor also provides the user: gamma exposure rate, gamma counts, neutron counts, location. The system can be monitored remotely using common browsers.
“The Guardian® Shield Area Monitor is a valuable addition to the Guardian® family of detectors. This is an exciting time as this system represents Nucsafe’s foray into new markets.”, said Bill Richardson, Nucsafe’s Chief Commercialization Officer.
The Guardian® Shield Area Monitor is available and ready for immediate shipment.
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.