Surface Transportation

Protecting the traveling public from terrorist attacks

High throughput, stand-off people-screening technology for providing an early visual warning of person-borne improvised explosive devices (PB-IEDs) or weapons intended to cause mass casualties in the public transportation network.

How can I use Thruvision to improve mass transit security?

  • Throughput of over 2,000 travelers per hour
  • Ability to see PB-IED at 30 feet / 10 metres
  • Ability to screen up to four people simultaneously
  • Intuitive and easy for security staff to use
  • Travelers treated in safe and respectful way
  • Flexible, mobile deployment as part of ‘pop-up’ security screening approach

Suitable for use at a wide range of transportation sites

  • Railway stations

  • Subway stations

  • Coach stations

  • Ferry terminals

Thruvision allows user to see concealed automatic weapon under clothing
Very high traveler
throughput rates
Early visual
warning of mass casualty threats
Respectful with
no safety or privacy issues
Allows tactical,
high-deterrence
deployments

CASE STUDY – US Transportation Security Administration

Thruvision working closely with US TSA and mass transit operators including LA Metro and Amtrak

High throughput rates with excellent concealed threat item detection performance reported

General public supportive of deployments to improve traveler safety

Thruvision TAC unit using wide-angle mode to show suspicious item concealed in moving traveler’s clothing