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Rapiscan Systems, Ltd.

Rapiscan Systems, Ltd., the UK-based division of Rapiscan Systems, Inc., is a leading global supplier of security inspection solutions utilising X-ray and other technologies. Rapiscan Systems provides state of the art products, solutions and services that meet our customers’ most demanding threat detection needs - while improving their operational efficiency.

The company's solutions have been deployed in over 100 countries worldwide, by customers such as UK Customs, NATO, Manchester Airport and the U.S. government. The company has an installed base of more than 80,000 security and inspection systems.

The Rapiscan Systems product line are engineered and manufactured at four locations, two of which (Stoke-on-Trent and Salfords) are in the UK. Rapiscan Systems, Ltd., has received the prestigious Queens Award for product innovation and has worked with Find A Better Way, a landmines research charity, since its foundation in 2011.

Rapiscan Systems will provide people screening and baggage and parcel inspection systems to more than 20 of the Commonwealth Games venues throughout Glasgow. The systems will be used to provide security and threat detection capabilities to safeguard athletes, visitors, employees and other workers at the Games. For more information, visit

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