Scot Seat KPM Marine join forces with TenCate

Following a meeting whilst working on a military project, TenCate Advanced Armour have developed a lightweight composite bullet proof armour system for the Scot Seats range of jockey and helmsman seats to protect occupants from enemy attack.

The seats will confirm to Standard Threat Level protection STANAG level 1 4569 7.62 x 51 Nato Ball, 5.56 x 45 SS109 & 5.56 x 45 M193.

The Seats will be coated in TenCate Rosist® Environmental Protection; a specialist coating that provides protective panels with to shield from all harsh elements, exposure, chemicals and against specific weapon effects. Other solutions can be tailored to suit customers’ requirements.
As part of Royal TenCate, TenCate Advanced Armour (TenCate) is a worldwide leading developer and producer of advanced composite and ceramic materials for the protection of police, army, air force, navy and civilian service personnel, vehicles and vessels. TenCate Advanced Armour has establishments in Europe and North-America, as well as offices in the UAE, India and Singapore.

Scot Seats have seen an increase in demand from military markets for projects in the last few years and have supplied to several contracts worldwide including the Netherlands Royal Marine, Royal Saudi Navy, African & Portuguese Navy as well as numerous police forces and coastguards.

The first of these armoured seats will be displayed by Scot Seats at the forthcoming DIMDEX exhibition in Qatar 25-27th March where they are exhibiting on stand H3-30g.

Posted by Louise Crowden | Categories: General News, Product News, Scotseat KPM Marine,