|Goals / remit of the organisation:
||Smiths Detection, a division of Smiths Group plc listed on the London Stock Exchange, is the leading global technology business offering advanced integrated security solutions for civil and military markets worldwide. We provide advanced screening systems and monitoring cross-border movements for people, baggage and freight. Our high energy screening systems help to reduce international shipments of contraband and identify explosives, narcotics, illegal substances and arms. Governments are working hard to fulfill their primary responsibility – to protect its citizens and keep people safe – and will remain ahead of tomorrow’s threat with a combination of progressive security policies and access to advanced technology.
Smiths Detection’s portfolio of detection technologies is increasingly becoming a critical layer of security at airports, ports, borders and critical national infrastructure. We have over 50,000 conventional X-ray imaging systems, 401 Container Inspection Systems (CIS) and 13,000 Explosive Trace Detection (ETD) systems helping Governments worldwide to ensure public security and economic stability across the world.
Smiths Medical is another division of the Group that produces medical devices.
The other 3 divisions of Smiths Group are: Smiths Interconnect, Flextek and John Crane.