Yearly Archives: 2021

GENTEX CORPORATION PARTNERS WITH STANLEY BLACK & DECKER TO LICENSE THE DEWALT BRAND IN THE UNITED KINGDOM AND EUROPE

December 17, 2021

Carbondale, PA | December 17, 2021 – Gentex Corporation announced today a partnership with Stanley Black & Decker in the United Kingdom and Europe to license the Stanley Black & Decker DEWALT brand for use with industrial respiratory products. This agreement represents a major opportunity for both companies, combining the strength of the DEWALT brand…

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GENTEX PARTNERS WITH UK AIR AMBULANCE ORGANIZATION TO SAVE LIVES

November 29, 2021

GENTEX PARTNERS WITH UK AIR AMBULANCE ORGANIZATION TO SAVE LIVES Gentex prides itself on creating the most advanced protective equipment for emergency personnel – so they can focus on saving lives. The Derbyshire, Leicestershire & Rutland Air Ambulance (DLRAA), a charity operated helicopter emergency medical service in the United Kingdom, trust their safety to the…

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GENTEX ANNOUNCES THE RELEASE OF THE OPS-CORE FAST RF1, ITS MOST ADVANCED BALLISTIC PROTECTION HELMET SYSTEM

September 13, 2021

THE FAST RF1 PROTECTS AGAINST 7.62X39 MILD STEEL CORE ROUNDS, THE MOST PREVALENT BATTLEFIELD RIFLE THREAT Carbondale, PA | September 13, 2021 – Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel, announced today the release of its next generation Ops-Core® FAST® helmet system,…

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GENTEX CORPORATION ACQUIRES THE FILTER DESIGN COMPANY AND CORE PROTECTION SYSTEMS

August 12, 2021

Carbondale, PA | August 12, 2021 – Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for global defense forces and emergency personnel, announced that it has acquired the Filter Design Company (FDC) and Core Protection Systems (Corpro), two affiliated filtration and respiratory protection companies based in the UK. FDC, Corpro and…

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GENTEX AWARDED AVIATION CONTRACT FOR GROUNDCREW COMMUNICATIONS HEADSET SYSTEM BY UK MoD

May 12, 2021

The UK Ministry of Defense selects the Ops-Core Adaptive Mission Platform (AMP®) Communication Headset for its aircraft maintainers CARBONDALE, PA May 12, 2021 – Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces and emergency personnel, announced today that it has been awarded the contract for Groundcrew Communications Headset…

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Gentex Applauded by Frost & Sullivan for Its Comprehensive Powered Air Purifying Respiratory Solution Suite, PureFlo 3000

March 10, 2021

CARBONDALE, PA March 10, 2021 – We are honored to announce that Gentex has earned Frost & Sullivan’s 2020 New Product Innovation Award in the North American PAPR protection equipment market for the PureFlo 3000 Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR). “The PureFlo 3000 offers true value through high efficiency, durability, compatibility and improved safety” said…

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Gentex Delivers First Round of Next Generation Fixed Wing Helmets to United States Air Force for Initial Testing Round

March 8, 2021

CARBONDALE, PA March 8, 2021 – Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, aircrew, emergency responders, and industrial personnel, announced today that it delivered 40 helmets in multiple configurations as initial qualification test assets of the Next Generation Fixed Wing Helmet (NGFW) System.  Gentex was awarded the…

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Gentex Announces Ops-Core® FAST Helmet System Passes U.S. Government First Article Testing for Higher Level Threat

February 10, 2021

  CARBONDALE, PA February 10, 2021 –  Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel, announced that one of its Ops-Core® FAST Helmet Systems passed U.S. Government First Article Testing (FAT), a first for a helmet providing protection against a prevalent higher level…

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Gentex Announces Contract with the Republic of Korea for Pilot Protective Clothing Set

February 9, 2021

Gentex Pilot Protective Clothing Set II (PP-II) to be used as complete CBRN defense system. CARBONDALE, PA February 9, 2021 – Gentex Corporation, a global leader in personal protection and situational awareness solutions for defense forces, emergency responders, and industrial personnel, announced today that it has signed a contract with the Republic of Korea for…

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