DSA Detection Awarded New Contract by Department of Homeland Security
Massachusetts-Based Explosive Trace Detection Company Recently Granted Fourth Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) Contract within 10 Years
North Andover, MA, November 12, 2015 (Newswire.com) - DSA Detection was recently awarded a Blanket Purchase Agreement (BPA) contract by the Department of Homeland Security – Transportation Security Administration (DHS/TSA). DSA is the largest supplier of ETD consumables in the world, offering the most comprehensive selection of Smiths, Morpho and Implant ETD consumables
This contract is DSA’s fourth DHS contract in 10 years and is in effect until 2020. The products to be delivered are explosive trace detection (ETD) consumables used to operate and maintain thousands of ETD instruments at all domestic airports and high threat facilities protected by DHS and government security agencies.
“Supplying the explosive trace detection consumables used in the maintenance of thousands of devices throughout the United States is a privilege we take very seriously,” says Lourdes Coleman, Director of Sales and Marketing at DSA Detection. “We’re extremely pleased to be entrusted with the safety of millions of domestic airline passengers.”
"We're extremely pleased to be entrusted with the safety of millions of domestic airline passengers."
In addition, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security awarded SAFETY Act Designation to DSA Detection, the only ETD consumables provider to earn this distinction. The approval comes as a result of an exhaustive application process in which DHS determined DSA products meet the strict standards required for detecting explosives.
DSA also offers inert X-ray correct training aids and other checkpoint security products including hands-on classroom training, computer-based training and security officer training beyond simple instrument operation.
About DSA Detection
DSA Detection manufactures and distributes its own brand of DHS-approved consumable products used in the operation and maintenance of explosive trace detection (ETD) instruments. DSA consumables are compatible with Smith Detection and Morpho Detection ETD instruments operated by homeland security agencies and the military around the world. DSA also manufactures precise inert IED training aids and test articles that verify security checkpoint x-ray and walk-through metal detector systems properly detect threats. Our superior products and training make DSA your single source for all your security checkpoint needs. DSA is also the only consumables manufacturer with a Safety Act Designation.
For more information, please visit https://www.dsadetection.com/ or call 866-DSA-3213.
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