NEWS FLASH SEPTEMBER 2018 - GOODMAN BENTLEY WINS MAJOR SPANISH BORDER CONTRACT FOR ITS CO2 HIDDEN PERSON DETECTOR WITH THE GUARDIA CIVIL
THE GFM 226 CARBON DIOXIDE DETECTOR WAS MANUFACTURED SOLELY TO LOCATE & DETECT A HIDDEN HUMAN PRESENCE IN VEHICLES OR CONFINED SPACES. HUNDREDS HAVE BEEN SOLD TO OUR OWN BORDER AND H.M CUSTOMS AGENCIES.
THERE ARE MANY CO2 DETECTORS ON THE MARKET WHICH PURPORT TO ACHIEVE THIS, BUT CAN YOU REALLY AFFORD TO MISS THOSE HIDDEN IN CONFINED SPACES USING SUBSTANDARD EQUIPMENT?.
THE GFM226 UNIT IS WITHOUT DOUBT THE BEST DETECTOR IN THE WORLD FOR THIS OPERATIONAL PURPOSE USED BY COUNTLESS PROFESSIONALS AROUND THE WORLD WITH GREAT SUCCESS, A PROVEN EXCLUSIVE PRODUCT
The Goodman Bentley Gas Data GFM 226 CO2 HIDDEN PERSON DETECTOR is one of the companies best sellers and in partnership with Gas Data Limited provide the worlds most effective bespoke solutions to Law Enforcement, Fire & Rescue, Prisons, Immigration, Border Authorities and Military units around the world to locate humans, hidden and trapped in confined spaces.
Goodman Bentley is continually supplying specialist ancillaries to assist Rescue Units worldwide in their search at the scenes of major disasters, where this device used in conjunction with the CO2 Peardrop Rescue Probe are highly effective tools in any rescue equipment store.
As CO2 is heavier than air, it is exhaled by humans trying to evade capture or those trapped in confined spaces, and quickly builds up to a level where the detector locates the presence of high levels of CO2 emissions very easily and clearly displays them on the hand held GFM 226 monitor screen.
The CO2 HIDDEN PERSON DETECTOR equipment and ancillaries are presented in a reinforced constructor case and includes a GFM 226 CO2 analyser, its charger, an underdoor probe (angled) and cut to penetrate all underdoor gaps of 4mm and upwards, and also a long lance probe for the searching of lofts and vehicle spaces, where it would ordinarily be to dangerous for officers to carryout physical searches safely without injury. A leather pouch is also supplied for day to day use.
All components that make up the CO2 HIDDEN PERSON DETECTOR are then fitted into the foam cut outs in the hard wearing protective case with a full instruction manual supplied on a memory stick provided.
The additional probes available are the:
Container vent probe for the searching of containers in port on heavy goods vehicles or ships, which simply fits over the vent and analyses the exhaled CO2 if people are present inside, and the Pear Drop Rescue probe, for use in lowering into areas such as wells etc in conjunction with the 25 or 50 metre reel.
The CO2 HIDDEN PERSON DETECTOR equipment is used extensively by Police/Fire & Rescue and Military Search teams and by Immigration & Border Agencies searching for illegal immigrants and those evading capture.
It has proved highly successful within the Prison Service community as well, for searching delivery vehicles leaving establishments.
It continues to be used by many Fire & Rescue Organisations across the world where earthquakes are a regular occurrence, to locate buried or trapped persons still alive in these disaster situations.
It has been directly responsible in locating large numbers of persons hiding in vehicles, containers and vessels during 2015/16 and is continually updated by the partnership to ensure they are at the leading edge of this type of search technology.
Close up images of the CO2 Detector in use can be seen by clicking onto the top right under the PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS link.
The new GFM 226 provides greater stability and reliability and has been re engineered to offer supervisor calibration adjustments and interface improvements.
The GFM 226 can be fitted with additional chemical cells to detect a wide range of other gases. Please request these upgrades prior to any orders.
24 Illegal Immigrants found in lorry with the aid of the CO2 Hidden Person Detector at Harwich Port in England. Each week stowaways are located using this specialised equipment around the world.
NATO STOCK NUMBER: 6665-99-152-2193
Goodman Bentley Reserve the right to change the GFM series of model numbering or body colour at anytime
Protective Case External dimensions: 998 x 185 x 60/51mm