Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Events and Exhibitions(Events & Exhibitions)
Filter PR by
  
DuPont Protection Solutions, Matching Performance to Threats with Enhanced DuPont™ Kevlar® XP and XD Technology Platforms
 

UAE, March 15, 2017– DuPont Protection Solutions (DuPont), maker of the famous and original DuPont™ Kevlar® fiber, launched further enhancements to its established Kevlar® XP and XD Technologies for soft armor at IDEX 2017.

With over 1 million vests sold, Kevlar® XP enhanced technology offers superior stopping power with fewer layers, blocking bullets early to limit back face deformation and impact trauma, while providing better performance against fragments (V50). In addition, XP materials are lightweight to improve wearer comfort.

Kevlar® XD technology offers the best in class unidirectional (UD) structures, with superior balance of performance and protection per unit weight, as well as reduced impact injury. XD structures also are flexible and lightweight, allowing for comfortable sort armor gear.

When used together in soft armor gear, Kevlar® XP and XD technologies provide exceptional balance of protection, comfort and trauma reduction for military and police. Moreover, by hybridizing Kevlar® XP and XD solutions, designers can explore endless possibilities to leverage the benefits of both technologies and can provide cost-effective solutions as well as offer multiple-threat protection against various calibers and fragments.

Lohit Shringi, global marketing manager for DuPont Life Protection, stated, “Ongoing research by DuPont has identified solutions tailored to the current threats faced by police and military personnel. Our expertise in life protection is based on more than 50 years of innovation and collaboration with DuPont™ Kevlar®, enabling us to respond with new offerings and enhanced technology platforms that offer today’s armor manufacturers the opportunity to design the right solution for their customers’ needs.

“DuPont continues to be committed to the research and development of new technologies with Kevlar® to help maintain the safety of law enforcement and military personnel, and improve their chances of survival in the event of life-threatening situations. We’re dedicated to helping protect those who protect us,” added Shringi.

DuPont Protection Solutions is a global leader in products and solutions that protect what matters — people, structures and the environment — and enables its customers to win through unique capabilities, global scale and iconic brands. DuPont™ Kevlar® helps protect law enforcement officers, military personnel, athletes and astronauts; DuPont™ Nomex® helps protect firefighters, industrial workers and race car drivers, as well as mass transit and wind energy systems; DuPont™ Tyvek® helps protect chemical industrial workers, as well as sterile medical devices and building construction; and DuPont™ Corian® resists the growth of bacteria to help protect hospital patients against infection. For more information about DuPont Protection Solutions visit: www.dupont.com/protection-solutions.

DuPont (NYSE: DD) has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services since 1802. The company believes that by collaborating with customers, governments, NGOs, and thought leaders we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment. For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation, please visit http://www.dupont.com.


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 3459 times
PR Category : Events & Exhibitions
Posted on : Wednesday, March 15, 2017  1:09:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : Royal Commission of Jubail & Yanbu Reclaim the Guinness Worl...
Next Story : Paperworld Middle East 2017 opens in Dubai, featuring 313 ex...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Marchon Eyewear Summer 2018 Collections [9522-Views]
du Distributes Eid Gifts at Al Jalila Children's Hospital [9211-Views]
Al-Futtaim ACE celebrates Eid with exciting offers and activities [8589-Views]
24 hour Mega Sale at Dalma Mall! [8351-Views]
Filorga introduces two new additions to its UV-BRONZE range offering a comprehensive range... [7729-Views]
Purify Your Skin with Skin Republic [7534-Views]
A Sparkling Gift Guide for Eid al-Fitr by Mouawad [6930-Views]
Al Ghandi Auto brings the most Affordable Electric Vehicle - Chevrolet Bolt EV - to the UA... [6112-Views]
Rapid renewal of smartphone portfolio brings next generation Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 to fans ... [5704-Views]
Captivate Your Senses with Marks & Spencer's Exclusive Oud Collection [5490-Views]
Stylish men's watch - BU4018-11H - with rose gold case and black dial is a real beauty [5423-Views]
Splash's ‘Life After Fashion' Campaign Breathes New Life into Old Garments [5398-Views]
Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center distributes Eidia on first day of Eid [5356-Views]
Crowe Horwath announces global rebrand to “Crowe” Sometimes a smart decision is a simple... [5350-Views]
iVOOMi Smartphones Enter the UAE Market Exclusively on SOUQ.com [5313-Views]
New open-air member of the AMG GT family [5295-Views]
The Summer Just Got Sweeter with the New Palm Candy Collection from Max [5264-Views]
Abu Dhabi Treats Eid Al Fitr Visitors to Shopping Bonanza with 90% Discounts Across 15 Sel... [5209-Views]
All Abroad… Mobile Cinema Bus presented by Pert Plus [5148-Views]
Tissot Chrono XL Tour de France Special Edition Cycling just got big [4892-Views]
Skydance: The Sun – shining amid the immensity of the galaxy [4801-Views]
Hair Rituel by Sisley Now available at Paris Gallery [4752-Views]
Great Moments Manero Flyback accompanies Swiss National Soccer Team To Russia [4673-Views]
The Lacoste Moon Collection [4648-Views]
Boss watches presents Master Collection [4630-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories