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CBCS Deployed in Largest International Biocontainment Evacuation Exercise in History ‘Tranquil Shift’

MRIGlobal_CBCS_medevac.jpgMRIGlobal’s CBCS units (view brochure) deployed in ‘Tranquil Shift’

The international exercise described by U.S. officials as “the largest overseas biocontainment exercise in history” was an interagency task force led by the U.S. Department of State’s director of Operational Medicine and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response.

‘Tranquil Shift’ assessed the readiness of federal, state, local, and private partners to respond to an outbreak overseas by testing the U.S. Government’s maximum lift capability in response to a simulated outbreak of a highly contagious pathogen.

MRIGlobal’s CBCS Containerized BioContainment Systems were used to evacuate simulated American patients to Ebola treatment centers across the United States.

On April 11th, a total of five aircraft – two 747s and three Gulfstream IIIs – departed Atlanta, Georgia, traveled to Dakar, Senegal, where they prepared for the evacuation.

On April 12th, all these aircraft flew to Freetown, Sierra Leone to pick up their patients and flew on to Washington Dulles Airport to clear customs.

Read the official debrief: April 19, 2017


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On the Go for Good

Outbreaks. Catastrophes. Aid.

MRIGlobal is there with secure mobile solutions.

We wrote the book on mobile solutions. Since 2002, we’ve been designing, constructing, equipping, and staffing portable chemical biological explosives and biometric laboratories around the world.  Last year, MRIGlobal custom laboratories and medical transport modules were deployed to Ebola treatment centers in Sierra Leone. The units arrived fully functional.

200,000 samples and counting: That’s how many samples our mobile labs have analyzed.
The results: Real-time forensic information to protect people and the health of the surrounding environment.
We deliver. Anywhere.
Read about our Ebola work in The Wall Street Journal.
Read how MRIGlobal medical transport units deliver patients stateside for treatment.


Making A Difference in Africa


MRIGlobal will perform a feasibility study and a pilot project to provide electricity to a rural island village of Lake Victoria in Tanzania. The project will be partially funded by a $818,000 grant from the United States Trade and Development Agency.

Read more.






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