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a bomb placed in a car and wired to explode when the ignition is started or by remote control or by a timing device

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OTCBB:HIET) is a nuclear technologies-based company focused on the commercialization of its initial proprietary, neutron-based, "stoichiometric" sensor devices, including (i) the CarBomb Finder(TM) 3C4, a vehicle-borne system, for the detection and identification of car bombs, and (ii) the SIEGMA(TM) 3E3, a portable suitcase-borne system for the detection and identification of home-made bombs, also known as Improvised Explosive Devices or IEDs.
In April, HiEnergy's scientific team completed work on a new algorithm which will allow its SIEGMA(TM), CarBomb Finder(TM) and STARRAY(TM) explosive detection systems to also quickly characterize and identify radioactive materials, as well as determine whether or not a suspicious package is a radiation dispersal device, such as a "dirty bomb".
Officer Brendan Carbomb told our reporter yesterday, "as this is the only job I've ever had.
One is the CarBomb Finder(TM), which is van-borne, and it is this one that has been approved to be installed on the Army SmarTruck.
HiEnergy is focused on the commercialization and sale of its portable, suitcase- borne SIEGMA(TM) 3E3; the CarBomb Finder(TM) 3C4, a vehicle-borne system, for the detection and identification of car bombs; and the STARRAY(TM), its robot-borne detector of IEDs, landmines and unexploded ordnance.
And only hours earlier the explosion of a 259lb Real IRA carbomb 15 miles away in Stewartstown was so powerful it could be heard at Drumcree.
HiEnergy Technologies, Inc (OTC Bulletin Board:HIET), announces that on July 8, 2004, HiEnergy's technical team plans to demonstrate and test the operation of its prototype device, the CarBomb Finder, at the ACING-CID (The International Center for Demining) in Hoyo de Manzanares, near Madrid.
STARRAY(TM) follows the commercialization of HiEnergy's CarBomb Finder(TM) and SIEGMA(TM) systems, which to date have been purchased by the U.
There had been fears Birmingham's retail economy would suffer, at what is traditionally its busiest time of the year, from the hangover of November's Real IRA carbomb in the city centre and the September 11 New York terror attacks.
HiEnergy's Stoichiometric CarBomb Finder 3C3(TM) is the Company's first device to be commercialized.
The private security market, like the government homeland security market, is a dynamic and growing space in which our products, including our SIEGMA and CarBomb Finder systems, have numerous applications and advantages," stated Roger Spillmann, HiEnergy's President and CEO.
HiEnergy is focused on the commercialization and sale of the world's first "stoichiometric" explosive diagnostic devices, including the SIEGMA(TM) 3E3 and the CarBomb Finder(TM) 3C4, a vehicle-borne system, for the detection and identification of car bombs.
Under the terms of the Agreement, Byron Commerce will act as an authorized reseller for HiEnergy's Atometer(TM) explosive detection devices, including the SIEGMA(TM) and CarBomb Finder(TM) systems, in Singapore and China and act as HiEnergy's sales agent to the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games.
The piece by Frank Vizard entitled "The Boom in Bomb Detection," highlights the company's bomb detection technology and is supplemented with a photograph of HiEnergy's CarBomb Finder, accompanied by a caption that asserts, "(CarBomb Detector).