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2010-10-22 00:00:36

New Innovation Builds on DuPont Science to Protect People Wilmington, DE (Vocus) October 21, 2010 DuPont has launched Kevlar® XPâ“ž¢ for Hard Armor to provide extra protection and extra performance in ballistic applications. The product is initially targeted for military and police helmets, and tactical plates used in ballistic protective vests. An Advanced Combat Helmet (ACH) used by the U.S. military today can weigh almost four pounds....

2010-08-12 04:27:00

LONDON, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- To date, the vehicle survivability market was largely driven by ongoing conflicts in the Middle East; however the gradual drawdown of these military operations is resulting in a shift from combat to stabilization operations. Armoured vehicle procurement across Europe is slowly moving from urgent operational requirement to regular procurement. The experiences gained during active combat will be implemented in every process of vehicle design and new protection...

2010-07-15 08:03:00

LEESBURG, Va., July 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Omnilert®, LLC, maker of RainedOut(TM), the first text message service for sports leagues and clubs, today announced that the Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Classic embraced new mobile technology during their national tournament on July 3rd and 4th. The tournament was the first to use RainedOut's "mobile opt-in" technology that enabled fans, players, coaches and staff to register onsite for tournament alerts from a standard cell...

2010-05-06 12:45:00

SAN DIEGO, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A novel device that takes a simple approach to protecting the brain during procedures to improve blood flow through arteries in the neck appears to be safer and more effective than existing protection devices, according to a study presented today at the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) 33rd Annual Scientific Sessions. The ARMOUR study showed that when the MO.MA protection device was placed upstream of a cholesterol blockage...

2010-04-06 12:29:00

ATLANTA, April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Black Watch Data is very excited to officially announce Version 2.0 release of our base software suite, The Black Watch Suite of Armour(TM). Building upon a successful foundation, Version 2.0 of Black Watch's software is dedicated to addressing the countless data issues faced by all sized companies in today's marketplace. The Armour(TM) Suite released contains two new additional modules as well; Governor and Enforcer. Governor helps an organization have...

2010-03-17 13:14:00

HEBRON, Ohio, March 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- ArmorSource LLC of Hebron Ohio, one of four U.S. DOD approved vendors of Advanced Combat Helmet (ACH) to the U.S. Army; recently successfully completed the delivery of 110,000 ACH's and has just been awarded a new four-year contract for the supply of lightweight ballistic helmets to NATO, through its procurement department of NAMSA at Europe. Final quantity has not yet been determined. "This order proves that ArmorSource is effectively a...

2010-02-01 03:00:00

SASA, Israel, February 1 /PRNewswire/ -- A new force in vehicle and armour systems is announced today at the International Armoured Vehicles Conference being held at the Excel Conference Centre on 2nd and 3rd February 2010. Marshall Land Systems and Plasan announce the formation of a joint venture to design, manufacture and market armoured solutions to the UK land, naval and where appropriate air domains. The 50:50 JV will be based in the UK with both companies having an equal number...

2009-12-23 10:45:00

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Wounded Warrior Project and Under Armour (NYSE: UA) today announced the results of the online auction of custom Under Armour gameday jerseys worn by University of South Carolina and University of Maryland football players against University of Florida and Virginia Tech, respectively, on November 14 for the first Wounded Warrior Project Games. Under Armour black and desert camouflage uniforms featuring the Wounded Warrior Project logo were...

2009-11-17 08:03:00

PARIS, November 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Plasan, a global leader in the field of combat-proven survivability and armour solutions for vehicles, airborne platforms and personal protection, today announced a delivery and a new contract for the SandCat. Plasan, as subcontractor to Ford's dealer in Israel, has recently won a contract for the delivery of 79 armoured SandCats to the Israeli police; first units are expected to be delivered early February 2010. This comes after the recent delivery...

2009-11-05 08:15:00

BALTIMORE, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Under Armour, (NYSE: UA) the Baltimore-based leader in performance apparel and footwear, announced today it has signed Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) Welterweight Champion Georges St-Pierre to a multi-year endorsement deal. Under the terms of the agreement, St-Pierre, the 2008 Sportsnet Canadian Athlete of the Year, will serve as the face of Under Armour's Underwear, one of the company's most popular items, and will be featured in its multi-platform media...


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2014-02-05 12:39:46

Engenheiros Especializados S/A (Engesa) was a manufacturer of military trucks, armored fighting vehicles and civilian sport-utility vehicles located in Brazil from 1963 to 1993. In 1963, Engesa began as a private company installing all-wheel-drive systems in existing commercial trucks, rebuilt, adapted and updated armored vehicles and tanks from World War II which the Brazilian Army owned. The headquarters for Engesa started in Avenida Liberdade, Sao Paulo but moved to Avenida Das...

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2010-02-02 15:02:34

Agustinia is a genus of sauropod dinosaur from the late Aptian to Albian ages of the Early Cretaceous Period (116 to 100 million years ago) that lived in what is now South America. It was discovered in the Lohan Cura Formation of Neuquen Province, Argentina. It is named for the one who discovered the fossil, Agustin Martinelli. It was originally named Agustia in 1998, however this name was already taken by a beetle, so it was changed to Agustinia. One named species exists, A. ligabuei, which...

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