Developmental Testing & Evaluation (DT&E) Designations

Developmental Testing & Evaluation (DT&E) Designation provides protection during further testing or trial deployment of a technology to collect additional efficacy data necessary for a full Designation. DT&E Designation provides liability protections similar to a full Designation but with certain limitations and constraints and has a limited term for testing or evaluating the technology (presumptively not longer than 36 months). SAFETY Act liability protections associated with DT&E Designations will apply only to acts that occur during the period set forth in the particular DT&E Designation.


Lockheed Martin Corporation

Approved: August 13, 2012 | Expires: September 30, 2015

Lockheed Martin Transportation and Security Solutions provides the Next Generation Identification ("NGI") System and Services (the "Technology"). The Technology provides the FBI Criminal Justice Information Services Division ("CJIS") a framework for fusion of multimodal biometrics and enhancements in various identification and investigative technology. NGI delivers automated fingerprint and latent search capabilities, electronic image storage, and electronic exchange of fingerprints to law enforcement agencies and other authorized criminal justice partners.

High Rise Escape Systems Inc.

Approved: August 01, 2012 | Expires: August 31, 2013

High Rise Escape Systems, Inc. provides the Guardian and Responder. The Technology is an emergency evacuation system that serves as an alternate means of egress from buildings up to 999 feet tall. The Technology includes the Evacuation Suit, Controlled Decent Device, Multipurpose Portable Davit Anchoring System, and Life Box.

The Boeing Company

Approved: July 23, 2012 | Expires: August 31, 2015

The Boeing Company provides the Virtual Mission Board. The Technology is a deployable multi-touch display system that enables, supports, and improves operations and training by immersing users in a virtual representation of their actual or simulated operating environment.


Approved: June 28, 2012 | Expires: July 31, 2014

The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball (“MLB”) provides its 83rd MLB All-Star Game Security Review and Oversight Activities, for the 83rd MLB All-Star Game to be held on July 10, 2012, and the associated Home Run Derby to be held on July 9, 2012, at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri (collectively, the “2012 All-Star Events”). UPDATE: This Developmental Testing and Evaluation Designation was amended on June 27, 2013, to include the 84th MLB All-Star Game Security Review and Oversight Activities, for the 84th MLB All-Star Game to be held on July 16, 2013, and the associated Home Run Derby to be held on July 15, 2013, at Citi Field in New York, New York (collectively, the “2013 All-Star Events").

Rapiscan Systems, Inc.

Approved: March 15, 2012 | Expires: April 30, 2015

S2 Services Puerto Rico, LLC, is the Puerto Rican subsidiary of S2 Global, Inc., which is the subsidiary of Rapiscan Systems, a wholly owned affiliate of OSI Systems. S2 Global, Inc. provides Cargo Screening and Inspection Services. The Technology is a suite of services for the installation, operation and maintenance of non-intrusive security inspection systems at sea ports. The Technology includes selection, installation, operation and maintenance of security screening equipment and ancillary components as well as inspection area design and personnel management.

Regal Decision Systems, Inc.

Approved: November 04, 2011 | Expires: November 30, 2014

Regal Decision Systems, Inc. provides Evacuation Planning Tool. The Technology provides evacuation modeling for sports stadiums through use of a simulation model that evaluates pedestrian flow using a graphical interface which incorporates site-specific population, building specifics, and emergency management information. The Technology uses algorithms for computing the evacuation planning results in both 3D animation and statistical reports for analysis. The Technology also includes the qualified personnel who collect customer data and use the Technology to produce evacuation modeling results for a customer.

Raytheon Company and Raytheon UTD Inc.

Approved: September 13, 2011 | Expires: October 31, 2014

Raytheon Company and Raytheon UTD Inc. provide the Controlled Impact Rescue Tool. The Technology is a hand-held excavation tool for emergency rescue in urban environments.

Implant Sciences Corporation

Approved: August 26, 2011 | Expires: September 30, 2014

Implant Sciences Corporation provides Quantum Sniffer™ QS-B220 Benchtop Explosives Trace Detector. The Technology is a device designed to detect trace levels of explosives vapor and nanogram quantities of explosives particulates.

RBC Shield, LLC

Approved: July 27, 2011 | Expires: August 31, 2014

RBC Shield, LLC, provides RBC Shield® Tiles. The Technology is self-adhesive, lead-lined, interlocking tiles intended for use in converting an unprotected space into a shelter-in-place to protect occupants from radiological, biological, and chemical threats. The Technology also includes training and training materials for professional installation, as well as do-it-yourself installation, of the Technology and construction of a shelter-in-place.

BioDefense Corporation

Approved: July 07, 2011 | Expires: July 31, 2014

BioDefense Corporation provides the MailDefender™. The Technology is a mail decontamination device that decontaminates mail through a combination of thermal/radiation energy and steam. The decontamination process reduces the viability of biological pathogens potentially contaminating pieces of paper posted mail. The Technology includes training and support services.