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DSA Detection – Saudi Arabia

Location: Saudi Arabia

(Headquarters in Massachussetts, USA)

Type: Private


With headquarters in Massachussetts, USA, DSA Detection is a global manufacturer and distributor with offices in Saudi Arabia. They produce trace detection products for both the operation and maintenance of all explosive trace detection (ETD).

Also, X-ray correct inert explosive simulants, IED training aids, and test articles used in training screeners to identify threats and to verify security checkpoint equipment is properly identifying threats.

This equipment is for used in training packages that DSA provide.

This profile is part of AOAV’s investigation into counter-IED (C-IED) actors around the globe. To see the list of all C-IED actors recorded by AOAV, see here. To see those engaged in the Middle East, the Sahel, North Africa or other highly impacted countries please see here, here, here, and here respectively. This research was made possible by funding from the NATO Counter Improvised Explosive Devices Centre of Excellence (C-IED COE). To read the full report, ‘Addressing the threat posed by IEDs: National, Regional and Global Initiatives’, see here.