CBRN - Bertin Instruments


Bertin Instruments provides proprietary instrumentation and systems for chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear detection and identification, specially designed to meet the requirements of armed and civil security forces.

Protecting civilians and military forces against possible chemical and nuclear attacks and bioterrorism is now a top priority for countries worldwide.

Bertin Instruments supplies proprietary systems for chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear detection and identification dedicated to armed forces and civil security bodies (rapid intervention teams, and public health and emergency services). Its comprehensive portfolio contains ruggedized instruments for harsh environments. Bertin and Saphymo are members of the NBC Defense GIE, an organization whose members promote French expertise in the field of nuclear, biological and chemical defense.

CBRN threats : Experts interview

In a global context of terrorism, Bertin offers systems & instruments for the detection and identification of chemical, biological, nuclear & radiological (CBRN) threats: SaphyRAD MS, multiprobes survey meter for the radiation contamination control, and Saphygate GN, radiation portal monitor for transportation monitoring.
Vincent Vachette, sales engineer Bertin Instruments, presents these solutions.

Range of products

Chemical threat detection

Second Sight MS is the only standoff gas cloud detector for real time surveillance and with source localization.

Product: Second Sight MS – gas detector

Radiological & Nuclear monitoring

Bertin Instruments provides a range of reliable and high-performance products fully adapted to the fight against CBRN terrorism and covers any emergency situation.

Product: Radiological & nuclear monitoring

Radiation portal monitors

Radiation portal monitors are specifically designed for the detection of very low radioactive contamination and orphan sources at high traffic flow gates for vehicles, cargo, containers and pedestrians.

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Surveillance radiologique et nucléaire

Bertin Instruments propose une gamme de produits fiables et offrant les plus hauts niveaux de performance. Ils sont entièrement adaptés pour la lutte contre le terrorisme NRBC, et couvrent toutes les situations d’urgence.

Product: Radiological & nuclear monitoring

Portiques de détection de la radioactivité

Les portiques de détection de la radioactivité sont spécifiquement conçus pour détecter de très faibles niveaux de contamination radioactive ainsi que des sources orphelines dans les véhicules, chargements, conteneurs et piétons, en zones d’accès à fort trafic.

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Business cases

Bertin Instruments-Egypt

National radioactivity monitoring network – Egypt

The Egypt State awarded Bertin Instruments the contract to establish a national radioactivity monitoring network. In case of a radiological incident, warning stations installed in strategic locations will allow for rapid crisis management even in degraded environmental conditions. Saphymo delivered at the end of 2015 a first radioactivity monitoring network for the Egyptian State. In […]

Bertin Instruments - gas-detection_LAPD

Second Sight gas detection camera delivered to the LAPD

The Bertin Instruments gas detection camera, Second Sight, has been delivered to the LAPD (Los Angeles Police Department) for real-time surveillance of critical areas such as stadiums or fan zones during mass events. Second Sight, the Bertin Instruments gas detection camera, has been delivered to the LAPD (Los Angeles Police Department). This valuable customer is […]


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