Armour for military vehicles
3D composite structural armour
TenCate Advanced Armour provides cutting-edge, lightweight 3D components for military vehicles. 3D composite structural armour solutions are used for special areas such hatches, doors and bonnets where weight is a obstacle to mobility. Furthermore, the 3D composite structural armour design provided by TenCate Advanced Armour retains or increases the level of protection for the vehicle. Special 3D composite structural armour solution utilizes the wide experience TenCate holds in material composition to provide end-users with extreme lightweight components to match any conventional threat.
OEM design integration and retro-fit
Special components are available according to customer demands with regards to design, level of integration, level of protection, and weight. For extreme mobility for lightweight vehicles, TenCate can supply fibre-based solutions to provide protection against small caliber ammunition. For heavier military vehicles, TenCate supplies composite solutions with special ceramics to counter the specific threats encountered on the battlefield.
TenCate Advanced Armour is in constant dialogue with vehicle manufacturers to provide state-of-the-art components to end-users with full systems integration in order to retain the highest level of monility and survivability. For retro-fit applications, TenCate Advanced Armour and its experienced staff of engineers can supply end-users with a high level of competence to acquire the full potential of the solutions.