In China, Morpho is actively involved in offers its expertise in the public safety, aviation and border security markets. With a sales office in Hong Kong, Morpho offers services and solutions in the field of digital identity and smart transactions. The world leader in multibiometric identification technologies, Morpho supplies biometric identification systems to Chinese police forces and government immigration agencies. Morpho's automated fingerprint identification systems (AFIS), based on fingerprint and palm print recognition, have been installed in the Tianjin Municipality, the Ningxia region and Changzhou. Morpho has also provided facial recognition systems to police agencies in Shanghai, Tianjin, Heilongjiang, Jilin, Jiangxi, Guangzhou and Wenzhou. Morpho, in cooperation with the Ministry of Public Security, also plays a predominant role in the market for entry-exit biometric solutions.
A global leader in explosives detection solutions for airports, Morpho has worked closely with leading airports in China for almost 20 years to meet evolving threats, global security regulations and growing passenger traffic demands. Through a nationwide network that includes sales, service and local partners and suppliers, Morpho is currently present in more than 80 airports throughout China.
More than 30 Morpho CTX™ explosive detection systems (EDS) are deployed to screen passenger checked baggage at airports throughout China including Beijing, Guangzhou, Chongqing and Hong Kong. Powered by advanced computed tomography (CT) technology, CTX EDS are designed to screen checked baggage at airports of all sizes in the most challenging environments. Morpho's CTX 5800 and CTX 9800 DSi EDS are certified by leading global regulatory agencies, including the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) and the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA), and are approved by the European Civil Aviation Conference (ECAC) as meeting Standard 3 requirements.
Morpho has supplied more than 500 Itemiser® explosive trace detectors (ETD) to airports nationwide. Trace detection—the discovery and identification of microscopic particles and vapors emitted by explosives, narcotics and other harmful substances—plays a key role in countering increasingly complex aviation security risks. Innovative trace technology can help close security loopholes by reliably detecting residue from explosives and narcotics on skin, clothing, parcels, bags, cargo, vehicles and other surfaces.