Certifications

For Certification, a technology must have demonstrated confidence of continued effectiveness: i.e., it will perform as intended, conform to the seller’s specifications, and is safe for use as intended. In addition to the benefits provided under Designation, Certification allows Sellers of antiterrorism technologies to assert the Government Contractor Defense that immunizes Sellers from liability for claims arising from acts of terrorism. Technologies that receive Certification will be also placed on an Approved Products List for Homeland Security. Designation is a prerequisite for Certification.





Company/Technology

Leidos Security Detection and Automation, Inc.

Approved: December 17, 2021 | Expires: November 30, 2023

Leidos, Inc., and Leidos Security Detection & Automation, Inc. provides eXaminer Explosives Detection System and Attendant Services. The Technology is the eXaminer Explosive Detection System (EDS) and attendant services, which is a computed tomography (CT)-based detection system designed for screening checked airline baggage for explosives and other potential threats. The Technology uses a combination of X-ray scanning and high-speed CT methods to create three-dimensional images of baggage and the contents contained.


Turner Construction Company

Approved: December 09, 2021 | Expires: April 30, 2026

The Turner Corporation; Turner Construction Company; Turner Construction Company of Ohio, LLC; The Lathrop Company, Inc.; Tompkins Builders, Inc.; and Universal Construction Company Inc. provide Checked Baggage Inspection System Services (CBIS Services). The Technology is a set of services associated with the integration of checked baggage screening systems for airports. These services include system design, installation, maintenance training, and coordination of testing and commissioning.


Northrop Grumman Security Systems, LLC

Approved: November 30, 2021 | Expires: December 31, 2026

Northrop Grumman Security Systems, LLC, provides Biological Detection Systems (BDS). The Technology is a biological pathogen point detection system that is configured to screen for the presence of Bacillus anthracis in mailrooms. The Technology also includes consumables, training, and maintenance services.


MorphoTrust USA Inc.

Approved: October 12, 2021 | Expires: September 30, 2026

IDEMIA Identity & Security USA LLC, provides Universal Enrollment Services ("UES") (the "Technology"). The Technology consists of hardware, software, and services necessary to provide and maintain enrollment services and centers, including such services as gathering biographic information, capturing biometric data, and issuing credentials.


Kenton County Airport Board

Approved: June 29, 2021 | Expires: June 30, 2026

Kenton County Airport Board provides Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport ("CVG") Airport Security Management Plan (the "Technology"). The Technology is the development and implementation of its Transportation Security Administration ("TSA")–approved Airport Security Management Plan, which includes physical and electronic security measures, tools, and procedures. The Technology also includes the operations and training of airport police, security, and rescue and firefighting personnel; operations of the airport Emergency Operations Center; selection and integration of physical and technical security systems and procedures; airport security plans and planning documentation; and, the maintenance of physical and technical security measures.


Science Applications International Corporation

Approved: May 21, 2021 | Expires: September 30, 2021

Science Applications International Corporation provide Supporting Services to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Targeting & Analysis Systems Program Directorate ("TASPD"), which are a set of services used to upgrade, modify, enhance, operate, and maintain Selectivity and Targeting Systems software applications in response to evolving technologies, threats, and mission requirements.


Contemporary Services Corporation

Approved: May 17, 2021 | Expires: September 30, 2023

Contemporary Services Corporation ("CSC") provides Event Security Services (the "Technology"). The Technology is a suite of safety and security services designed, in part, to deter, detect, disrupt, respond to, and mitigate Acts of Terrorism. The services are deployed at: arenas, stadiums, performing arts venues, convention centers, race tracks, etc., and outdoor festivals, concerts, and golf tournaments. The Technology is a set of core activities invariable across all deployments, and a set of enhanced, customer-driven activities not necessarily suitable at all venues or event types.


FedEx Custom Critical, Inc.

Approved: March 17, 2021 | Expires: April 30, 2026

FedEx Custom Critical, Inc., provides Strategic National Stockpile Transportation and Distribution Services (the "Technology").


American Petroleum Institute

Approved: October 01, 2020 | Expires: September 30, 2025

The American Petroleum Institute ("API) provides the Security Risk Assessment Methodology for the Petroleum and Petrochemical Industries in its publication, ANSI/API Standard 780-2003, Security Risk Assessment Methodology for the Petroleum and Petrochemical Industries. The Technology assists the petroleum and petrochemical industries in understanding and conducting security risk assessments by describing a recommended approach for assessing security risk applicable to the types of facilities operated by the industries and the security issues the industries face. The methodology described in the Standard is widely applicable to a full spectrum of security issues including terrorist attacks on assets containing hazardous materials such as chemical, refining, and petrochemical manufacturing operations, pipelines, and transportation operations including truck, marine, and rail.


National Basketball Association

Approved: August 31, 2020 | Expires: September 30, 2025

The National Basketball Association ("NBA" provides the NBA Arena Security Standards, NBA Security Audits, and NBA Security Training and Awareness Programs (the "Technology"). The Technology is a comprehensive set of mandatory security standards for team and arena management designed to deter and defend against terrorist attacks at venues where NBA games are played, in addition to other general security risks. The Technology is implemented through the NBA Security Audits and NBA Security Training and Awareness Programs, and includes the hiring, vetting, qualifications, and training of NBA security personnel in connection with the three components of the Technology.