Yearly Archives: 2014

Gentex Names New Managing Director for Subsidiary, Helmet Integrated Systems

December 10, 2014

Carbondale, Pennsylvania, December 10, 2014. Gentex Corporation, a global leader in integrated helmet systems for defense and security personnel welcomes Richard Dellar as the new Managing Director of its U.K. subsidiary, Helmet Integrated Systems Ltd (HISL). Dellar brings over 30 years military and industry experience to the HISL leadership team. “We are excited to have…

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Gentex Hosts Launch of New NEPA Economic Development Initiative

Program helps regional defense firms to diversify to offset government cutbacks

October 21, 2014

Carbondale, Pennsylvania, October 21, 2014. Gentex Corporation, a global leader in integrated helmet systems for defense and security personnel, and a longtime member of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance (NEPA), will host the launch of NEPA’s Defense Transition Partnership initiative on Wednesday, October 22nd from 10 – 11.30 a.m. at their Carbondale facility. Select members of…

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Ops-Core Upgrade Kit for the Advanced Combat Helmet (ACH) Cost Effectively Transforms it Into a System Platform

Performance enhancing system components and accessories can be easily added

October 17, 2014

Carbondale, Pennsylvania, October 17, 2014. Gentex Corporation, a leading provider of personal protection and situational awareness solutions for global defense and security forces, launched the Ops-Core™ Advanced Combat Helmet (ACH) Upgrade Kit at the annual AUSA meeting and exposition in Washington, D.C., October 13th through 15th. During the three-day exposition, Gentex demonstrated how the new…

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Gentex Demonstrates New HGU-55/GTX Fixed Wing and Other Enhanced Helmet Systems at Farnborough International Airshow

All Delivering Unrivaled Performance and Protection for Aircrew Personnel Worldwide

July 9, 2014

Carbondale, Pennsylvania, July 9, 2014. Gentex Corporation, a leading provider of personal protection and situational awareness solutions for global defense and security forces, will demonstrate new and enhanced products from their 2014 Aircrew product line at the Farnborough International Airshow (FIA), July 14th – 18th in Farnborough, U.K.  Featured among them will be the new…

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Gentex Features New Ops-CoreTM Mission Configurable Helmet Cover (MCHC) at Warrior Expo East

Innovative design offers simple, cost effective transformation platform for mission specific capabilities

July 9, 2014

Carbondale, Pennsylvania, July 9, 2014. Gentex Corporation, a leading provider of personal protection and situational awareness solutions for global defense and security forces, will launch the Ops-Core™ Mission Configurable Helmet Cover (MCHC) (Patent Pending) at this year’s Warrior Expo East in Virginia Beach, July 10th – 11th.  The MCHC transforms the Advanced Combat Helmet (ACH)…

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Gentex Corporation Acquires Helmet Integrated Systems

Addition expands international growth, product offering and service to global defense and security personnel

July 7, 2014

Carbondale, Pennsylvania, July 7, 2014. Gentex Corporation, a global leader in integrated helmet systems for defense and security personnel, has completed the acquisition of Helmet Integrated Systems Ltd (HISL). Headquartered in the U.K., HISL is an established provider of helmets, communications equipment and respiratory protection for civil, defense, security and industrial personnel. Gentex and HISL…

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AUSTRIAN RED CROSS CHOOSE ER1

July 1, 2014

Following an assessment and evaluation process, the Austrian Red Cross are the latest customer to have chosen the Cromwell ER1 Emergency Rescue Helmet. The supply of the helmets to the Specialist Rescue Teams in Vienna represents yet another success story for the Cromwell ER1 helmet, which is now in use by Police, Fire, USAR and…

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Upgrade to Auto Darkening Filter Lens on Pureflo Welding Respirators

June 10, 2014

Pureflo, the respiratory division of Helmet Integrated Systems Ltd is pleased to announce an upgrade to its top of range Shade 9-13 adjustable Auto Darkening Filter (ADF) lens that can be specified as an optional accessory on the range of Pureflo Welding Respirators. The new lens offers a number of advantages over previous models, including an…

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“EDGE OF TOMORROW” WITH TOM CRUISE

June 6, 2014

Ops-Core helmet systems featured in “Edge of Tomorrow” movie. View Here

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Aegisound Products Support the Navy

April 9, 2014

Christiansburg, VA – April 9, 2014 –  Aegisound is proud to provide products that protect the hearing and enable communications for our servicemen and women. Our DC2 and Argonaut products are featured in a recent article about new products being deployed to the Navy. Read more at Defense News.

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