Our Company

Checkpoint Security System Leaders Since 1995

Established in 1995, US Testing Equipment is a recognized leader in the Detection Security market. Our extensive experience with Detection Technology including Walk Through Metal Detectors, Hand Held Metal Detectors, Security X-ray, ETD Explosive Trace Detection machines, Automatic Under Vehicle Inspection Systems (AUVIS), Full Body Screening and Bio-Detection systems, along with training in these products sets us apart from the competition. Our proven track record allows us to work with government and private industry to help select the right equipment for the right job.  We engage, listen, educate and make recommendations for our clients on their unique detection requirements.

For over twenty years, those in need of threat, contraband or harmful material detection in a variety of screening applications have come to rely on US Testing Equipment because our products and service are both unparalleled and remarkably effective. US Testing Equipment is here to help navigate the ever increasing security screening requirements for any location that requires advanced screening solutions including event security checkpoints, critical infrastructure, military bases, air cargo screeners and correctional facilities.  Since the introduction of security screening mandates we have assisted hundreds of facilities, both in the private and public sector, to become compliant with a wide range of regulations. We proudly set ourselves apart from the competition by delivering customized solutions for detection equipment,  training services and on-going maintenance.

US Testing Equipment offers a diverse selection of checkpoint screening equipment and services. Our manufacturing partners include Morpho Detection, Rapiscan Systems, CEIA, L3 Communications, Gatekeeper Security,  Alvarado and Armstrong Monitoring. Together with these partners we are able to offer dozens of security screening options for virtually any application or setting. In addition to the equipment, we also provide installation, on-going maintenance and repair assistance. Our staff is manufacturer trained and certified to insure that you are receiving the best service possible.

US Testing is located in Vancouver, Washington, right across the Columbia River from Portland, Oregon. We serve customers across the country as well as internationally. Our company was founded by Reese and Wendy Carpenter in 1995 and has grown to be one of the largest independent security providers in the nation. We are a proud woman-owned small business.


US Testing Equipment Safety and Security Solutions About Our Company

  • Founded in 1995 in Vancouver, Washington
  • Leader in Detection Security Market
  • Provides Checkpoint Security Equipment for Military, Air Cargo, Events and Stadiums, Corrections, and Critical Infrastructure, plus more
  • Variety of Manufacturers and Equipment Options Available
  • Customized Solutions for Unique Requirements and Restrictions