American Science & Engineering, Inc.
| Nasdaq: ASEI
American Science & Engineering, Inc. develops, manufactures, markets, and sells X-ray inspection and other detection products for homeland security, force protection and other critical defense and security applications. It manufactures sophisticated X-ray inspection products that can be used to inspect parcels, baggage, vehicles, pallets, cargo containers and people. The company's products and services are grouped into five different areas: Cargo Inspection Systems, Mobile Cargo Inspection Systems, Parcel and Personnel Screening Inspection Systems, Custom Products, and Service & Support. The Cargo Inspection Systems group includes non-intrusive inspection products that are primarily used for the screening of trucks, cars, cargo containers, pallets, and air cargo at locations, including border crossings, seaports, military bases, airports, and cargo and transportation hubs. The Cargo Inspection systems are designed to combat trade fraud, drug trafficking, weapons smuggling, and terrorism. The Mobile Cargo Inspection Systems include Z Backscatter Van and ZBV Military Trailer screening systems. The Parcel and Personnel Screening Inspection Systems are designed for the non-intrusive X-ray scanning of parcels, baggage, and mail. These systems are primarily located in government facilities, airports, commercial office buildings, high-security federal facilities and convention centers. The Custom Products group engages in a variety of research and development programs, primarily for agencies of the U.S. government. The Service & Support provides technical support services worldwide. American Science & Engineering was founded in 1958 and is headquartered in Billerica, MA.