Across the world, our high performance textiles
are an integral part of critical military equipment

For military forces throughout the world, we engineer and manufacture a wide range of advanced textiles that enhance, protect and support personnel under duress in hostile and life-threatening environments. Our unique textile solutions, specifically designed for arduous duty, are applied in a diverse range of military equipment, from overt and covert body armour, fragmentation vests, personnel load carrying equipment and flame retardant helmet liningto aircraft deceleration parachutes, man-carrying parachutes; decoys, tents, hammocks and military vehicle seating.

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Our present and future advanced fabric developments for body armour and tactical load carrying vests andother discreet combat clothing equipment, recognise the need to optimise and develop quality-approved compliant fabrics that meet the exacting ergonomic and safety standards demanded by worldwide military organisations.

Heathcoat Fabrics design-engineer extraordinarily durable textiles that answer the plethora of problems experienced by soldiers in action across extreme environments in the woodland, urban and desert fields of theatre. Our military textile solutions help to reduce moisture; alleviate heat stress; incorporate compression comfort; and can offer antibacterial performance. Signature reduction is a key strength and our products can accommodate geographical colour demands, daylight camouflage and infrared suppression.

Many of the specialist military textiles that we manufacture incorporate the latest microclimate and moisture management technology. Our unique own-branded multifunctional spacetec® fabric provides 3D spacer surface-design optimisation, variable compression and outstanding recovery values. With our complete in-house manufacturing resource, we continue to develop and produce one of the largest selections of specialist high quality military-approved textiles in the world.

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