Smiths Group plc is a technology company. It has five divisions: Smiths Detection, Smiths Medical, John Crane, Smiths Interconnect and Flex-Tek. These divisions serve a diverse range of global customers including governments and their agencies, petrochemical companies, hospitals, telecommunications companies and equipment manufacturers in a variety of sectors globally. John Crane is a provider of engineered products and services to global energy services customers. Smiths Medical is a supplier of specialist medical devices, consumables and equipment for global markets. Smiths Detection is a designer and manufacturer of sensors that detect and identify explosives, weapons, chemical agents, biohazards, nuclear & radioactive material, narcotics and contraband. The Company is focused on the threat and contraband detection, medical devices, energy, communications and engineered components markets worldwide.