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2009-06-01 09:00:00

Storm-A-Rest(TM) panels protect windows and doors from up to 175 mph winds MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that hurricane-resistant storm curtains containing Honeywell Spectra(R) fiber have been certified under Florida building code to withstand winds of up to 175 mph, the equivalent of a Category 5 hurricane.

2009-05-26 06:35:00

SPINDALE, N.C., May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- First Choice Armor & Equipment, Inc. announced today the addition of Mr. Jim Hodges to its senior management team. Mr. Hodges has over 35 years of federal government service, with 20 years of that in the US Armed Forces (Army).

2009-05-21 09:58:55

While today's law enforcement officers don't wear utility belts full of crimefighting gadgets like Batman, they do rely on a variety of state-of-the-art technologies to do their jobs efficiently and safely.

2009-03-13 08:08:00

Award Ensures Continued Production at Company's Newport, Vermont Facility PITTSBURGH, March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- MSA (NYSE: MSA) announced today that it has been awarded a two-year $45 million indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract from the Defense Supply Center Philadelphia (DSCP) to supply U.S.

2009-03-10 13:00:00

TRUMBULL, Conn., March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The US Army has honored M Cubed Technologies with a Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Success Story Award for the development and commercialization of advanced ceramic armor for troops in Iraq and Afghanistan.

2009-02-17 04:00:00

PHOENIX, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Diamondback Tactical, a leading manufacturer of body armor and nylon product for the military and law enforcement markets, is pleased to announce it raised additional equity in the fourth quarter of 2008 from investors and management.

2009-02-12 07:00:00

Industry Expert Brings Proven Law Enforcement and Military Leadership to Position POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Point Blank Solutions, Inc.

2009-01-21 07:00:00

POMPANO BEACH, Fla., Jan. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Point Blank Solutions, Inc. ("PBSI", OTC Pink Sheets: PBSO.PK), a leader in the field of protective body armor, today announced that the U.S.

2008-06-17 03:00:30

By Joe Napsha, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jun. 17--Allegheny Technologies Inc. announced Monday that it has developed a hardened steel armor that will do a better job of protecting military personnel and their equipment from armor-piercing rounds and explosions.

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