Rae Systems Inc. Simulates Hazardous-Materials Incident and Real-Time Response at FDIC 2010

RAE Systems Inc.

INDIANAPOLIS — RAE Systems Inc. announced it will showcase its top-of-the-line gas-detection solutions — including its industry-leading wireless systems — at the Fire Department Instructors Conference (FDIC 2010) in Indianapolis, Ind. April 19-24 with a "dramatic" enactment of an hazardous-materials incident and real-time response. The simulated events will take place hourly at RAE Systems booth #1541. Over 28,000 first responders are expected to attend this annual three-day event.

"This is such an important show for our firefighting and first-responder customers that we've increased our presence significantly this year," said Bill Jackson, vice president of marketing for RAE Systems. "As a long-time exhibitor at FDIC, this is a wonderful opportunity to show attendees — in an fun way — how our industry-leading technology and products can help response teams manage dangerous incidents while protecting themselves and others."

Between shows, RAE Systems, a leader in delivering innovative sensor solutions that provide safety and security from unseen threats in industrial, energy, environmental and government markets worldwide, will display its wide range of gas-detection solutions for the country's firefighting and first-responder community.

Products featured for HazMat applications include:

  • AreaRAE Steel(TM), the 5-sensor, wireless detection system;
  • ProRAE Guardian, a new intelligent, real-time software platform that provides a remote "virtual command center" and industry-leading interoperability;
  • RAELink 3, the open data bridge for AreaRAE networks;
  • LifeShirt, a durable, lightweight chest strap with embedded sensors that can be integrated with the AreaRAE(TM) to remotely monitor the vital signs of first responders;
  • PlumeRAE (TM), the toxic plume measurement system;
  • DustTrak, the particle detection and measurement systems

Featured handheld gas detection products include:

  • MultiRAE Plus(TM), the original handheld, multi-gas monitor with photoionization detection (PID);
  • MiniRAE 3000(TM), an advanced handheld volatile organic compound (VOC) detector with an extended PID range up to 15,000 ppm;
  • ppbRAE 3000(TM), an advanced handheld VOC detector with an extended PID range of 1 ppb to 10,000 ppm;
    QRAE II(TM) the new, compact, one-to-four-sensor gas detector for combustibles, oxygen, hydrogen sulfide, sulfur dioxide and carbon monoxide, as well as the companion calibration/ bump test station, the AutoRAE Lite;
  • ToxiRAE 3(TM), the single-gas detectors for carbon monoxide and hydrogen sulfide as well as the companion calibration/ bump test station, the AutoRAE Lite.

Specialized public-venue protection products will include:

  • GammaRAE II R(TM), the first intrinsically safe gamma radiation dosimeter/detector;
  • NeutronRAE(TM), the intrinsically safe, gamma and neutron radiation detector,
  • ChemRAE (TM), an ion mobility spectroscopy analyzer, for chemical warfare agent detection.

About RAE Systems
RAE Systems is a leading global provider of rapidly deployable connected, intelligent gas detection systems that enable real-time safety and security threat detection. RAE Systems products are used in more than 95 countries by many of the world's leading corporations and government agencies.
RAE Systems offers a full line of wirelessly enabled solutions including personal, hand-held, transportable, and fixed instruments designed to meet the needs of any usage scenario. Applications energy production, refining, industrial and environmental safety, public venue safety and government first responder sectors.

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