Ceramic Industry

Ceradyne Receives Lightweight HEMTT Order (posted 2/7/08)

February 7, 2008

Ceradyne, Inc. has received an initial order for its B-Kit prototype armor kit from Oshkosh Truck Corp. for a lightweight HEMTT A3 crew cab armor applique program. This prototype order, in excess of $200,000, is scheduled to be completed in the second quarter of 2008.

“We are pleased to have received this prototype order as it will incorporate Ceradyne’s LTAS (Long Term Armor Strategy) certified design,” said Marc King, president of Ceradyne Armor Systems, Inc. “We believe that the Ceradyne armor solution will result in a cost-effective lightweight armor program.”

Additional information can be found at www.ceradyne.com.