About Us

About Us

Chemring Detection Systems

Chemring Detection Systems, Inc. (CDS), a division of Chemring Sensors and Electronic Systems, is a global leader in chemical, biological , explosives and narcotics threat detection and identification systems. CDS is the supplier for two major U.S. military vehicle-mounted detection systems: the Joint Biological Point Detection System (JBPDS) and the Joint Service Lightweight Standoff Chemical Agent Detector (JSLSCAD). Our industry-leading experience developing advanced sensors and detection systems for the U.S. military has enabled us to expand our capabilities to meet the demands of the homeland security market and international customers.

Legacy Programs

  • US Army’s M8A1 Chemical Agent Alarm System
  • M43A1 Chemical Agent Alarm System
  • M21 Remote Standoff Chemical Agent Alarm
  • AN/KAS-1 Chemical Warfare Directional Detector System
  • Joint Service Improved Chemical Agent Monitor (ICAM)
  • Chameleon Counter-IED System
  • Joint Biological Point Detection System (JBPDS)
  • Joint Service Lightweight Standoff Chemical Agent Detector (JSLSCAD)

Current Military Programs and Products

  • LightGuard standoff explosive detector
  • Joint United States Forces Korea Portal and Integrated Threat Recognition (JUPITR)
  • Next Generation Chemical Detector (NGCD) Platform/Site Agent Monitor
  • NGCD Surface Contaminant Locator
  • NGCD Multi-Sample Collector and Identifier

Current Commercial Products

  • JUNO® Generation 2 Hand-Held Chemical Vapor Detector
  • PGR-1064TM Hand-Held Chemical, Explosive, Narcotics Identifier
  • ATHINATM I-Collector for biological detection and collection of sample