Fiberweb to Exhibit Defencell Force Protection Systems at Enforce 2011
Next-generation ballistic barrier system offers lightweight, rapidly deployable solution to force protection.
(FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo.) – April 6, 2011 – Fiberweb, Inc. will showcase Defencell Force Protection Systems to the Army Engineer Regiment at the annual Enforce Conference in Ft. Leonard Wood, Mo. on April 6 through April 11, 2011. Attendees are invited to visit the Defencell booth to learn more about the system’s ballistic protection capabilities and engineering benefits.
“Defencell Force Protection Systems provide an effective ballistic barrier system that requires minimal engineering resources and manpower to deploy,” said Kim Tully, Defencell Field Engineer.
Designed to minimize logistical requirements, Defencell units consist of lightweight, 100% geotextile fabrics that are easy to transport and deploy. The system easily adjusts to varying terrains and can be sling-loaded, airdropped, trucked, or even hand-carried to remote locations.
Fiberweb, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fiberweb plc, is one of the world’s largest and leading suppliers of high performance, specialty nonwoven fabrics. With its vast experience in nonwoven geotextiles, Fiberweb has long been regarded as a technological innovator with a strong portfolio of intellectual property, a preferred partner for customers focused on high-quality and reliable supply, and a consistent investor in a global network of competitive manufacturing assets. With revenues approaching $1 billion and over 1,800 employees worldwide, the company has a strong global position with major operations in North America, Europe and Asia.
Defencell™ is a trademark of Terram Ltd. An affiliate of Fiberweb, Inc., and J&S Franklin Ltd.
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