ChemImage Receives Additional Funds for Explosive Detection Technology

ChemImage announced today that the U.S. Army Space & Missile Defense Command has awarded the company a $7 million contract modification for the procurement of spares and continued development efforts for its real-time sensor technology used in the field to detect explosive threats.

The work to be performed under this contract modification will include the fabrication and delivery of additional sensors to the U.S. Army, as well as continued product testing, soldier training and field support.

“We are pleased that the U.S. Army has decided to continue to support our efforts on this project,” said Patrick Treado, Ph.D., Founder & Chief Technology Officer at ChemImage. “The additional funding that we receive as part of this contract modification will enable us to continue to support U.S. soldiers in the field.”

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About ChemImage Corporation

ChemImage Corporation is a Pittsburgh based company committed to making the world healthier and safer through dramatic advancements in chemical imaging technology. The company combines proprietary, state-of-the-art imaging sensors, algorithms and analytical software to solve the world's most challenging health and safety issues.

ChemImage seeks to provide an Awareness of Things™ (AoT™) to a global audience, using the company's innovation platforms to provide people with unprecedented levels of vision, information and situational knowledge about their surroundings in their everyday lives. To accomplish this goal, the firm develops technologies for chemical and biological applications across many global industries; including life sciences, bio-medical, security, threat detection, anatomic pathology, forensics and diagnostics. 

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