Over 700 detecting devices from Spectrex have been selected by the Ichthys Project – for use in its’ world-class project.

The Ichthys Project is a world-class project to develop a gas and condensate field approximately 130 miles (200km) off the northwest coast of Australia.

The project, which is operated by INPEX, is a joint venture with major partner Total and various Japanese and Taiwanese Gas companies and is due to start production in 2016.

A first of its size to be operated by a Japanese company, the project has installed over 500 SharpEye IR3 flame detectors, accompanied by over 200 SafEye Open Path Gas Detectors.

Spectrex Inc. is a technology leader in optical Flame and Open Path Gas Detection (OPGD).