American Science and Engineering Lands $6.2M NATO Contract


American Science and Engineering, based in Billerica, MA, announced yesterday that it has received a $6.2 million contract from the NATO C3 Agency to deliver its X-ray screening systems for cargo and vehicles to security checkpoints. AS&E’s Z Portal and other inspection technologies compete in the same space as Acton, MA-based Passport Systems.

Gregory T. Huang is Xconomy's Deputy Editor, National IT Editor, and the Editor of Xconomy Boston. You can e-mail him at or call him at 617-252-7323. Follow @

By posting a comment, you agree to our terms and conditions.