RAE Systems Inc, a leading global provider of rapidly deployable sensor networks enabling the detection of safety and security threats, has announced the grand opening of a new larger European facility to manage its European operations.

Services provided in the new facility, located in Copenhagen, will include product management, product design, sales administration and distribution and shipping, demonstrating RAE Systems Europe’s long-term commitment to European operations.

Chris Hameister, vice president of Europe, Middle East and Asian operations, commented, “The new facility located at Kirstinehøj in Copenhagen will be our European gateway to Scandinavia, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Russia, the Middle East, Africa, India, Australia and New Zealand in order to serve the industrial safety, petrochemical and public safety markets.”

Robert Chen, president and CEO for RAE Systems, added, “RAE Systems Europe first opened its doors in 2003 with three people. This new larger facility demonstrates our commitment, confidence, and success in the European market. Europe, the Middle East, India and the surrounding countries continue to fuel our growth in industrial gas detection products. It is a great pleasure to be in Copenhagen today to dedicate this new facility and to deliver best in class safety and security solutions for our European customers and distribution partners.”