September 3, 2019: Israel-based Fibrotex USA, a supplier of next-generation military tent systems for the U.S. Department of Defense, allied international governments and private industry, opened its new vertical manufacturing facility, established through a partnership with Outdoor Venture Corp. and expected to create up to 350 full-time jobs via a $12.1 million investment in Sterns, Kentucky.
August 30, 2019: Congratulations to Fibrotex and the McCreary County community! #WeAreKY #KYMakes
August 30, 2019: The eldest child of President Donald Trump was in the region to attend an event in McCreary County before heading to Pikeville to campaign for Governor Matt Bevin.
August 29, 2019: This new vertical manufacturing facility is expected to create up to 350 full-time jobs through a $12.1 million investment.
August 29, 2019: Company will supply camouflage netting products used by U.S. Army.
June 14, 2018: Army researchers and industry are testing prototypes for new camouflage netting that would conceal soldiers and equipment from sight and sensors.
June 13, 2018: At Eurosatory in hall 6 on booth #D628, Fibrotex introduces SOPHIA Kit, a unique, multispectral, multi-purpose kit enabling the operational flexibility and freedom to select any camouflage solution in the field.
June 6, 2018: For the first time, with the Sophia Kit, soldiers have the operational flexibility to choose camouflage solutions according to the need at any given moment – whether for vehicles, equipment, or the soldiers themselves.
June 6, 2018: The kit is flame-resistant and water repellent, with cartridge-change capabilities, and packaging with built-in shrinking capabilities.
June 5, 2018: Fibrotex – a leader in the Camouflage, Concealment and Deception arena – introduces the Sophia Kit, a unique, multispectral, multi-purpose kit enabling the operational flexibility and freedom to select any camouflage solution in the field, according to the mission.
June 4, 2018: The U.S. Army recently awarded three engineering manufacturing development (EMD) contracts to start industry off on competitive prototyping for the next generation of modernized, ultralightweight general-purpose camouflage.
May 7, 2018: Fibrotex USA, Inc is being awarded a contract by the US Army Natick Soldier System Center for the further development, testing and manufacture of the next generation multi-spectral Ultra-Lightweight Camouflage Net System.
May 1, 2018: The US Army on 30 March awarded three contracts as part of its Ultra-Lightweight Camouflage Net System (ULCANS) increment 1 programme.