Ballistic Testing – Theory & Practice

Armour Solutions, hosted by Ballistic and Mechanical Testing, is conducting a one-day course to educate attendees in the principles and practices of ballistic testing of armour.

Two one-day courses will be conducted on 11 and 18 September 2018. The courses will run from 0830 to 1630 on each day and include catering and refreshments.

Course participant numbers are strictly limited. Expressions of Interest (EOI) can be sent to Ian Crouch by 3 August 2018 at

Further details including conditions of entry are available here.

The course is supported by Armour Solutions Pty Ltd, Ballistic and Mechanical Testing and DMTC Ltd.

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Nanofibre technology shields against toxic chemicals

Exciting prospects lie ahead for the nanostructured fabric project, funded through the Defence Innovation Hub. While previous protective systems have relied on multiple layers of fabric, the DMTC team’s approach demonstrates that individual protective elements can be combined into a single integrated fabric system with enhanced utility, fit and comfort. (more…)

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