Virginia technology firm gets Fukushima contract

Decision Sciences International Corporation (DSIC), an advanced technology provider of security and detection systems, today announced it has been awarded a contract by Toshiba Corporation (Toshiba) to support the reclamation of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear complex with the use of DSIC’s revolutionary muon tracking detectors.

Under the initial contract, DSIC will design, manufacture and deliver a detector and tube arrays that fit into the power plant building. The detector will be part of Toshiba’s overall Fukushima Complex project to determine the location and condition of the nuclear fuel inside the plant. The information provided by the detectors will assist Toshiba in developing a safe and effective remediation plan.

About Decision Sciences

Decision Sciences is a technology company with headquarters in Virginia and an R&D center in California that brings together cutting edge sciences, hardware and software development, systems integration and manufacturing to improve the safety and security of the global community.

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