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TORQ Defense Systems Unveils All-Electric Swift Response, Light Tactical Explosive Ordnance Disposal Vehicle to Meet Gr ...

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Oct., 2016 -- Birmingham-based TORQ Defense Systems today unveiled a new rapid response, light tactical electric vehicle (LTEV) for use by US law enforcement and government agencies. This swift and silent multi-terrain EOD vehicle was developed specifically to further enhance the readiness of America's first responders. The TORQ LTEV enables a fully suited explosive ordnance disposal technician to rapidl ... More

Lenco Announces Successful Blast Testing of BEAR® Troop Transport Armored Vehicle

July 2014- Lenco Industries, Inc., the global leader in the design and manufacture of armored police vehicles, announces successful underbody and side blast testing of the BEAR® 17-man Troop Transport Armored Vehicle designed for Military and Government personnel and International Security Forces operating in hostile environments around the world.    The blast resistant BEAR combines Lenco’s proven Mil-Spec ... More

The Armored Group Ships Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport (B.A.T.T.) Units to Senegal and Nigeria

Phoenix, Ariz. - The Armored Group (TAG) has just announced the delivery of a large quantity of Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport (BATT) units to Senegal and Nigeria.  Additional requests have been pouring in from countries like Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Egypt, Libya, India, Argentina, Brazil and Mexico. These BATT vehicles can be designed for rural, urban, or a combination of both scenarios, and includes vehicle p ... More

U.S. Elite Expands GSA Capabilities with Addition of New Brands

Hawthorne, NJ (September, 2013) – U.S. Elite (US-EliteGear.com), have announced that they will be expanding their offerings through their General Services Administration (GSA) contract with the addition of Arc'teryx LEAF, Outdoor Research and DRIFIRE, joining the brands of Granite Gear and High Ground to their already existing GSA offerings. GSA is a government agency that acts as a procurement vehicle for the federal gover ... More

GeoComm Implements over 100 Licenses of a Public Safety Mobile Mapping Software Powered by Esri’s New ArcGIS Runtime Du ...

August 9, 2013 - Following the recent release of GeoLynx Mobile MDC Edition, GeoComm is pleased to announce installation in over 100 emergency responder vehicles across two different public safety agencies during the month of July.  GeoLynx Mobile is an in-vehicle mapping and navigation system powered by Esri’s new ArcGIS Runtime, which allows personnel to easily view emergency locations and navigate the quickest r ... More

The Armored Group Showcases Their New BATT S AP at the National Sheriffs’ Association Annual Conference

Phoenix, Ariz. - The Armored Group (TAG) is proud to announce the launch of their new Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport S AP (BATT), which will be on display in booth #330 at the National Sheriffs’ Association Annual Conference Exhibitor Show taking place June 24th and 25th in Charlotte, North Carolina. The newest BATT S AP was developed to provide unequalled safety features and tactical capabilities in the field for deploymen ... More

The Armored Group Opens New State-of-the-Art Manufacturing Facility in Dearborn Heights, Michigan

Phoenix, Ariz. –  The Armored Group, LLC (TAG) recently opened a new 144,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Dearborn Heights, Michigan, providing over 50 new jobs for local residents.  The facility is built on 7-acres of paved land, which may be used for future expansion.  Located 18 miles west of Detroit, the new plant is geographically and strategically advantageous due to the OEM supply base an ... More

IAG Announces Plans to Exhibit at International Armoured Vehicles 2013

  International Armored Group (IAG) is pleased to announce it will be exhibiting at International Armoured Vehicles 2013, which will take place in Farnborough, UK, on 5-8 February. IAG, a manufacturer of armoured cars, armoured trucks and other armoured vehicles, will be offering a Guardian Armored Tactical Vehicle live test track experience on 6-7 February. Contact the company for a complimentary pass to the exhibition, which ... More

Oshkosh Defense Delivers 100,000th Military Vehicle

Oshkosh marks major milestone in mobilizing military forces OSHKOSH, Wis. — Oshkosh Defense, a division of Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK), and producer of light, medium and heavy tactical and armored Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles, today celebrated the delivery of its 100,000th military vehicle. Oshkosh employees gathered to commemorate the accomplishment as the Company’s 100,000th vehicle, a M ... More