GARLAND, Texas, September 24, 2021 / PRNewswire / – TexasGarrett Metal Detectors today announced that its model PD-6500i metal detector has successfully passed third-party testing and has been certified to meet the requirements of European Civil Aviation Conference Standard 2 ( CEAC). This performance standard, which was established for airports in the European Union (EU), is now recognized as a highly sought-after quality and performance indicator for safety equipment that has passed laboratory test procedures. rigorous.
“CEAC certification is a similar standard to TSA certification in the United States, and it has been adopted by a much larger international security market outside of Europe,” noted Aaron Arellano, Senior Product Manager for
Garrett. “Obtaining this European certification further validates the sophisticated technology and capabilities of the Garrett PD-6500i metal detector. ”
Garrett’s PD-6500i is a 33-zone security solution that already meets many of the world’s most rigorous certifications, including those of TSA (US airport standards), STAC (French airport standards), AENA ( Spanish airport standards) and CJIAC (Japanese airport standards). The latest CEAC certification is the result of the PD-6500i passing the CEAC Common Assessment Process (CEP), in which the product has demonstrated consistent, repeatable and reliable performance against the rigorous testing procedures of the ECAC. industry.
“More and more customers tell us that they trust the CEAC standard, and not just in Europe. In addition, the CEAC standard, unlike the NIJ standard, comes with third-party test validation. As a result, buyers of safety can rest assured that CEAC certified products are working in accordance with the standard. This is not the case with products that claim to be NIJ compliant, as these statements are only based on subjective self-certifications by manufacturers, ”said the CEO of Garrett. Steve Novakovich.
About Garrett Metal Detectors
Garrett metal detectors, co-founded by an electrical engineer Charles garrett and fourth generation educator Eleanor Smith Garrett, is the global leader in metal detection products for security and law enforcement applications worldwide. For over 57 years, Garrett has designed the most advanced metal detection products, including handheld, handheld and ground search metal detectors for the security industry. Garrett is an International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001: 2015 certified company.
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