News - 29 Sep 2009
Composite phenolic prepreg materials from Advanced Composites Group Ltd. (ACG), part of the Composites Division of Umeco plc, are being used by UK based Permali Gloucester Ltd to manufacture...
News - 26 May 2009
General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada has awarded General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products a contract valued at more than $150 million to qualify and produce reactive armor tile sets for the...
Article - 18 Jun 2018
When ceramic plates emerged as a lightweight alternative to personal body armor and protective vehicle cladding during the 1970’s, consumers began to question the efficiency of steel armor plating.
Article - 2 Feb 2018
Technical ceramics exhibit high-performance properties, making it a viable option for industries requiring materials to withstand high heat, wear & impact.
News - 6 Aug 2008
General Dynamics Land Systems has been awarded a $24.2 million contract to produce 10 LAV-25 Light Armored Vehicles (LAVs), three LAV logistics vehicles and vehicle components for the United States...
News - 14 Jul 2008
The Government of Canada has awarded a contract valued at $374 million (US $367 million) to General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada for a full range of lifecycle support services for the Canadian Forces...
News - 20 Jul 2007
Aerofoam Metals Inc.
is pleased to announce that it has established
AeroArmor Vehicles Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary, for the purpose of
manufacturing, marketing, and distributing...
News - 9 May 2007
Based on current and pending U.S. Department of Defense budget requests, Textron Systems Corporation, a Textron Inc. company, expects to deliver about 530 of its highly successful Armored Security...
News - 9 Oct 2006
The U.S. Marine Corps has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics, a contract for $189 million for 151 new eight-wheeled Light Armored Vehicles (LAV-A2) in various...
News - 12 Jan 2005
Ceradyne announced the opening of a new vehicle armor design and armored vehicle prototype facility in Wixom, Mich.
Ceradyne is expanding its armor systems design and engineering capability for...