Xtract One Technologies Selected by U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs to Secure All Entrances at Richmond VA Medical Center 

Xtract One’s SmartGateway Solution Seeks to Optimize Security and Efficiency for Select VA Hospitals

Toronto, ON – August 2, 2023 Xtract One Technologies (TSX: XTRA)(OTCQX: XTRAF)(FRA: 0PL) (“Xtract One” or “the Company”), a leading technology and AI-driven threat detection and security solutions company prioritizing the patron access experience, today announced it will deploy its SmartGateway patron screening solution to secure all entrances at selected hospitals within the Virginia region of the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs network.  

Xtract One’s system was chosen by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs for its ability to detect a broad range of weapons including small arms, long arms, and knives as small as two inches. This partnership demonstrates the focus and commitment to protecting veterans’ well-being.

In recognizing the importance of creating a more secure and efficient healthcare environment, the Central Virginia VA Health Care System is embracing the cutting-edge security solutions offered by Xtract One, to ensure the safety and well-being of veterans. This will enable them to uphold their commitment to protecting those who have served their country, while implementing innovation to better serve their needs.

The SmartGateway system delivers fast, reliable, and accurate screening for high throughput venues, leveraging AI-powered sensors to detect threats without invading patrons’ sense of privacy and comfort. SmartGateway unobtrusively scans patrons for weapons and other prohibited items as they enter, enhancing safety and optimizing their experience by creating a frictionless entry.

“We are honored to be working with the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs to enhance the safety and security of their patients and staff,” said Peter Evans, CEO at Xtract One. “We look forward to working closely with the Department to provide the security needed to keep their facilities safe, while also providing a positive experience for all those in the VA network.”

For more on Xtract One’s SmartGateway, please visit www.xtractone.com.


About Xtract One

Xtract One Technologies is a leading technology-driven threat detection and security solution leveraging AI to provide seamless and secure patron access control experiences. The Company makes unobtrusive threat detection systems that enable venue building operators to prioritize and deliver improved patron experiences while providing unprecedented safety. Xtract One’s innovative Gateway product enables companies to covertly screen for weapons at points of entry without disrupting the flow of traffic. Its AI-based Xtract One Vision allows venue and building operators to identify weapons and other threats inside and outside of facilities and receive valuable intelligence for optimizing operations. For more information, visit www.xtractone.com or connect on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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Xtract One Inquiries: info@xtractone.com, http://www.xtractone.com 

Investor Relations: xtract1@rbmilestone.com

Media Contact: Kristen Aikey, JMG Public Relations, 212-206-1645, kristen@jmgpr.com