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Avon Protection at ISDEF 2015 2-4 June 2015
With solutions for land, air and sea operations, Avon’s comprehensive range of world class PPE products including the market leading and globally acclaimed FM53 mask, the ST53 SCBA, the new CRS15 CBRN Response System and the world’s most compact NIOSH and CE certified escape hood - the NH15, will be on display.
Fri, 22 May 2015 18:22:00 GMT
Avon’s NH15 CBRN 15 minute escape hood receives approval for CE Marking
Avon Protection has been awarded full approval for CE Marking for its single use compact and portable escape hood which is designed for emergency escape and evacuation from areas contaminated by chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) agents.
Wed, 20 May 2015 18:25:00 GMT
Avon Underwater Systems at Canadian Underwater Conference & Exhibition , Victoria, British Columbia
Avon Underwater Systems (AUS), part of Avon Rubber p.l.c, will be demonstrating their range of market leading products, technical services and bespoke project capabilities for the military and commercial diving markets.
Thu, 09 Apr 2015 14:35:27 GMT
Avon Protection launching comprehensive world class CBRN solutions
Avon Protection, the world leading respiratory protection provider, has developed a new range of comprehensive end-to-end CBRN solutions with its strategic partner, SecureBio Ltd.
Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19:52:00 GMT
Avon Underwater Systems at Underwater Intervention 2015
Avon Underwater Systems (AUS), part of Avon Rubber p.l.c, will be demonstrating their range of market leading products, technical services and bespoke project capabilities for the military and commercial diving markets.
Thu, 05 Feb 2015 14:15:13 GMT
​New strategic partnership announced as chemical and biological counter terrorism and warfare expert Hamish de Bretton-Gordon OBE joins Avon Protection
Avon Protection, part of Avon Rubber p.l.c., today announced a new strategic partnership agreement which will see its world leading, advanced respiratory protection products complimented with specialist CBRN consultancy and training services supplied by SecureBio Ltd.
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:48:41 GMT
Avon sets new standards for riot control respiratory protection
The HMK150 Helmet Mask Kombination system provides enhanced head protection with its advanced design for both CBRN Respiratory Protection and Riot Control. The exchange of the harness for the helmet connecting straps before operational duty converts the CE approved HM50 CBRN full face mask to be compatible with the world leading Schuberth P100N Police helmet.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:00:00 GMT
Emergency Escape Breathing Device (EEBD) approval for Avon Protection
Avon Protection is pleased to announce that its closed circuit escape breathing device (EEBD) has been approved under the new NIOSH standard (42CFR84 Subpart O).
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:00:20 GMT
Avon Underwater Systems (AUS) new UK site has been officially opened by Avon Rubber p.l.c Chairman David Evans and Chief Executive Peter Slabbert. The event was attended by a number of clients, colleagues and friends who shared in the celebrations and took the opportunity to explore some of the advance products on offer.
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 18:31:47 GMT
Deltair™, a self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) designed for the fire service industry, has been recognized with the GOLD Industrial Designers Society of America, International Design Excellence Award (IDEA) for research relating to the Deltair product development. Started in 1980, the prestigious design industry IDEA program recognizes excellence in industrial design.
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 19:33:49 GMT
Avon Protection today announces an order of 135,000 M50 mask systems from the US Department of Defense under the additional requirements option of its sole source US Joint Services General Purpose Mask (JSGPM) program contract.
Fri, 06 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT
One mask, two modes; a Helmet Mask Kombination built for demanding German Police standards
Avon Protection will introduce HMK150, its innovative Helmet Mask Kombination System, to visitors at Counter Terror London this April. First previewed in September 2013, the product is specifically designed for CBRN Respiratory Protection and Riot Control.
Tue, 29 Apr 2014 23:00:00 GMT
NFPA 2013 Approvals For THE DELTAIR, Avon Protection’s Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus (SCBA)
Avon Protection, a market leader in respiratory protection systems, today announced the award of NFPA 1981 and 1982, 2013 edition approvals for the Deltair™ self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA).
Mon, 07 Apr 2014 22:00:00 GMT
Avon Protection’s strong entrance into military dive market
VR Technology Holdings Ltd, the Underwater Systems business of Avon Protection Systems, is pleased to announce the award of a further contract from the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl), following the announcement in October of a contract for diving rebreather design work.
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 00:38:51 GMT
Global respiratory protection market leader Avon Protection Systems has partnered with ESS (Eye Safety Systems, Inc.) to provide the United States, U.S. Territories and Canada commercial market prescription lens fabrication for the advanced Avon 50 Series Protective Face Masks.
Fri, 22 Nov 2013 21:04:32 GMT
Contract Awards
Following the acquisition of the business and assets of VR Technology Holdings (“VR”), a market leader in diving rebreather systems and dive computers, in April 2013, Avon is pleased to announce the award of two development contracts.
Wed, 30 Oct 2013 15:20:16 GMT
Avon Protection Proudly Sponsors British Forces Cricket Team
Avon Protection has confirmed its sponsorship of the Combined Services Cricket Association (CSCA) tour in India this month in which a team of British Army, Royal Navy and RAF players compete against Indian teams in fixtures in Dehli, Jaipur, and Mumbai.
Wed, 30 Oct 2013 11:13:10 GMT
52,000 CBRN Respirator Contract Secured by Avon Protection
Avon Protection is pleased to announce the award of a contract to supply 52,000 of its world leading C50 respirators and new MILCF50 filters to a Middle Eastern customer. The order will be delivered over the coming months.
Wed, 11 Sep 2013 09:02:34 GMT
Another key US Defense Contract win for Avon Protection
The US Department of Defense has awarded a $6.7m sole source contract to Avon Protection for the development of a modified M53 CBRN Protective Face Mask System and associated components.
Mon, 12 Aug 2013 08:28:55 GMT
Avon invests in underwater life support innovation
VR Technology is pleased to announce that as of 26th April 2013 the company became part of Avon Protection under the Avon Rubber p.l.c group.
Thu, 09 May 2013 15:43:57 GMT

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