Bertin Technologies Wins Two Major Contracts for Environmental Radiation Monitoring

PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”” target=”_blank”gt;#ERMSlt;/agt;–Bertin
, a subsidiary of CNIM
, has been chosen by the authorities of Switzerland and
by the European Commission – on behalf of Armenia – to provide tailored
radiation monitoring systems.

These new contracts reassert Bertin’s strong expertise in Environmental
Radiation Monitoring Systems (ERMS)
and demonstrate its
flexibility to meet specific requirements.

The Swiss authorities chose Bertin for the renewal of their
radiation monitoring networks
. Bertin Technologies also won a tender
for ANRA
(Armenian Nuclear Regulatory Authority)
, within the framework of
a contract funded by the European Union, to provide equipment
and services
in order to improve radiation monitoring near
and around the Metsamor nuclear power plant3in Armenia.

Bertin’s solutions perform the surveillance of radioactivity in air,
soil and water
nuclear facilities
or for nationwide
monitoring purposes
to help ensuring human safety.

They include a broad range of sensors, including gamma
dose measurements
, air
, and spectroscopic
for radionuclide identification. Collected data
is transmitted through secured and emergency proof channels
including radio, 4G or satellite. A central
data management system
allows managing, analyzing and
visualizing the situation in real time.

Backed by the in-depth know-how of Saphymo
(acquired in 2015), Bertin has developed and optimized cutting-edge
instrumentation equipment for the detection and monitoring of ionizing
radiation, which comply with the strictest international requirements.

contracts showcase the expertise of Bertin’s teams in the field of
radiological monitoring

1 automatic dose-rate monitoring network operated by the Federal
Nuclear Safety Inspectorate (ENSI)
set up in 1993 in the vicinity of
nuclear facilities
2 nationwide emergency monitoring
system for gamma radiation operated
by NAZ
, the federal center of expertise for exceptional incidents, a
division of the Federal Office for Civil Protection.
Project funded by European Union EuropeAid/139508/DH/SUP/AM


Bertin Technologies relies on its long history of innovation to develop,
produce and market innovative systems and equipment worldwide. Among its
620 employees, there are 2/3 engineers and high-level managers. The
company is active worldwide and its turnover amounts to nearly 100
million euros in 2018.

Its instrumentation business unit is dedicated to innovative measurement
and sampling for the key worldwide markets of Nuclear, Defense, Security
& Life Sciences.


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