Yearly Archives: 2006

Gentex Awarded $1.5 Million Contract by U.S. Air Force for the Patient Isolation Unit (PIU) Program

December 21, 2006

Carbondale, PA (December 21, 2006) – Today, Gentex Corporation was awarded a $1.5M Contract for the System Development and Design (SDD) Phase of the Patient Isolation Unit (PIU) contract along with three Production Options by the U.S. Air Force. The successful award was a joint effort of the company’s four business units – Respiratory Products…

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Gentex Respiratory Products Awarded $1.5 Million Contract by U.S. Air Force for the Gentex Quick Don Mask (QDM) System

December 6, 2006

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA (December 6, 2006) – Gentex Respiratory Products was today awarded a $1.5M contract by the U.S. Air Force for Aircrew Quick Don Mask (QDM) Protective Breathing Equipment. This is slated to be a 14-month program, which will culminate in the delivery, support and testing of Operational User Evaluation (OUE) Units. The Southern…

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Gentex Announces Several New Management Roles

November 6, 2006

Steve Zawislak, Gentex Performance Materials Business Unit Manager Tim Montefour, Gentex Performance Materials Operations Manager (November 6, 2006) – Today, Gentex formally announced the appointment of Tim Montefour to Operations Manager and Steve Zawislak to Business Unit Manager, both within the Performance Materials – Textiles Business Unit, which is based in Carbondale, PA. The Textiles…

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HaloSource and Gentex to Jointly Develop Military and Homeland Security Chemical Biological Defense Applications

April 24, 2006

Redmond, Washington (April 20, 2006) – HaloSource, Inc. of Redmond, Washington, and Gentex┬« Corporation of Carbondale, Pennsylvania, agreed recently to joint collaboration and technology development work focused on protective chemical/biological apparel, strippable barriers, reactive coatings and air and water purification applications for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS)….

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Gentex Respiratory Products Business Unit Awarded $9.5 Million Joint Service Aircrew Mask (JSAM) Contract By U.S. Air Force

April 13, 2006

RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA (April 13, 2006) – Gentex Respiratory Products was today awarded a $9.5M contract by the U.S. Air Force for a System Development & Demonstration (SDD) effort for the Joint Service Aircrew Mask (JSAM) System with production options at over $170M through 2012. The southern California-facility, a business unit of Gentex Corporation headquartered…

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