News - 11 Jan 2013
LINE-X Protective Coatings, the nation's leading developer and provider of high performance protective coatings, will be attending the upcoming Houston Auto Show, Jan. 23 – 27, 2013, hosted...
News - 21 Aug 2007
Armament and Technical Products, a business unit of General Dynamics, has been awarded a $107.7 million contract option from the U.S. Army TACOM-Picatinny (Picatinny, N.J.) for reactive armor...
News - 29 Jan 2007
Bruker Daltonics today announces a $4.0 million contract award for its RAID™-XP man-portable chemical agent and radiation detector from Steyr-Daimler-Puch Spezialfahrzeug GmbH. The Bruker...
News - 7 Nov 2013
The United States Army and Marine Corps received its 100th set of sapphire-engineered armor to make the bulletproof windshields and door windows of the M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Launcher...
News - 28 Feb 2010
Alcoa (NYSE:AA) announced today that it will offer two new fasteners for the defense market - the Huck 360 and the Bobtail. Offering an unmatched durability, the fasteners will be introduced for...
This armor and ballistic steel plate has been approved by all relevant US agencies, to be used for combat and defense applications.
News - 13 Sep 2004
Ceradyne, Inc. announced the opening of a new office in the Washington, D.C. area to support its lightweight ceramic armor business, with a strong focus on military ground-based vehicles. Marc King,...
News - 29 May 2014
As a composite armor industry veteran, Leading Technology Composites (LTC) is no stranger to light weight ballistic armor solutions. It comes as no surprise that their latest innovations have...
News - 18 Sep 2012
Applied Nanotech has received a $999,990 Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the U.S. Department of Energy for the development of ultra-lightweight hydrogen fuel tanks...
Article - 3 Apr 2018
Bullet-resistant vests, otherwise known as ‘body armor’ are typically used for protective purposes in modern day law enforcement, security, and military. The most efficient and effective...