TenCate Advanced Armor solutions for personnel protection are effective, lightweight and designed and developed to provide maximum protection while permitting tactical mobility, and user comfort wherever possible. TenCate Advanced Armor follows a system approach offering customers a complete, multi-layered solution based on the ultimate combination of protective fabrics and advanced armor components. TenCate solutions have proved their worth in conflict zones, security operations and policing duties all around the world.
TenCate Advanced Armor designs and manufactures customized lightweight ballistic protection solutions for personnel protection. The personal protection system is a wide range of insert plates designed for protection against both lead core and armor piercing ammunition from rifles and handguns. The inserts are manufactured of either pure fiber materials such as polyethylene or hybrid consisting of polyethylene with a ceramic strike face.
TenCate Advanced Armor ballistic fabrics and prepregs feature a comprehensive range of products that include high-performance ballistic fabrics, coated fabrics, prepregs and semipregs, and unidirectional based fiber materials. The fabrics are used in a wide range of personnel protection equipment. These include body armor, helmets, fragmentation blankets and ballistic shields.
TenCate Advanced Armor offers a system of protection solutions for security and law enforcement personnel, ranging from ballistic fabrics and prepregs used for helmets and vests, to the TenCate ballistic shields and ballistic inserts.
The TenCate Aramid-Shield II and TenCate Aramid-Shield II+ fabrics are based on proven technology and provide superior protection against threats of many different kinds, including projectiles, fragments, blasts, blades, ice picks and needles. Ballistic shields are designed to provide best possible protection for personnel. They can be equipped with a wide range of optional equipment, including ballistic glass, foldable legs, lights, upgraded protection, transport bag and a carrying system.
The protective fabrics of TenCate are helping to safeguard armed forces and security personnel from the harmful effects of heat, flame and other related risks. Our high tech fabrics offer several significant advantages including: increased air permeability for improved breathability and moisture management and with increased abrasion resistance for better performance under rugged conditions.