Area Development: Israel-Based Fibrotex USA Opens Manufacturing Complex in Sterns, Kentucky

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.

Governor Matt Bevin on Twitter

August 30, 2019: Congratulations to Fibrotex and the McCreary County community! #WeAreKY #KYMakes

Commonwealth Journal: Donald Trump Jr. makes pit stop in Somerset

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.

Governor Matt Bevin on Twitter

August 29, 2019: Grateful to @DonaldJTrumpJr & ⁦@kimguilfoyle⁩ for the generosity of their time today as we celebrated all the great progress we are making in KY

WYMT: Fibrotex USA to provide up to 350 jobs for Eastern Kentucky

August 29, 2019: This new vertical manufacturing facility is expected to create up to 350 full-time jobs through a $12.1 million investment.

Lane Report: Fibrotex USA to build $12M facility in Stearns; 350 jobs expected

August 29, 2019: Company will supply camouflage netting products used by U.S. Army.

Army Times: New Camo Netting Could Protect Better than Armor

June 14, 2018: Army researchers and industry are testing prototypes for new camouflage netting that would conceal soldiers and equipment from sight and sensors.

Monch: Eurosatory2018: Fibrotex Introduces Sophia Kit

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.

Global Business Press: Fibrotex Introduces Camouflage Solution

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.

Israel Defense: Fibrotex to Introduce Sophia Multi-Purpose Kit

June 6, 2018: The kit is flame-resistant and water repellent, with cartridge-change capabilities, and packaging with built-in shrinking capabilities.

DefesaNet: Fibrotex Introduces Sophia Kit

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.

US Army: Army Netting Modernized Camo

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.

ASD News: Fibrotex USA Awarded US Army ULCANS Contract

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.

ASD News: Army Issues Ultra-Lightweight Camouflage Net System Contracts

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.

Soldier Systems: FibroTex Camouflage Kit

March 9, 2018: This is a sneak peek of the new Kit Sophia, a completely new way of providing individual camouflage from FibroTex.