15 March 2021
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Rob Woods
Phone: +61 (0) 7 3558 1362
Email: [email protected]
POLICE TRAINING UNIT ADOPT OCEANIA DEFENCE SUPPRESSORS
Townsville, QLD – March 2021. Huntsman Defence (Huntsman), a supplier of equipment, services and solutions to Government, announced today the delivery of Oceania Defence Suppressors under a contract to supply a Police Training Unit.
The Oceania Defence HyFlow suppressors were selected to increase officer safety and improve the learning environment with minimal disruption to the performance and life-cycle cost of the host weapon system.
“Huntsman is excited to deliver the Oceania Defence suppressors to the police training unit,” Huntsman Defence Managing Director Rob Woods said.
“This contract is the first that we have delivered since the forming of the partnership with Oceania Defence. We look forward to the end-user feedback as they experience the unique benefits that the Oceania Defence HyFlow Suppressors provide.”
“The delivered HyFlow suppressor variant was optimized to the calibre, application and end-user requirement.”
Oceania Defence suppressors are manufactured in New Zealand. The manufacturer employs world first, innovative, 3D selective laser melted technology. The employment of patented 3D selective laser melted suppressor technology enables the manufacture of a unique monolithic suppressor with integral baffle structure as a one-piece design for best strength-to-weight ratio. The delivered HyFlow suppressors are manufactured from the source material Inconel 718.
“It’s an enormous responsibility to supply equipment to Law Enforcement agencies, equipment that will be relied upon daily for the safety of Police Officers and those nearby,” Mr Woods said.
“We are confident that the Police Training group have been supplied a suppressor that exceeds their requirements and will contribute to a safer, more productive learning environment.”
About Huntsman Defence
Huntsman Defence is a dedicated government sales division within Huntsman Aus and is a supplier of equipment, services and solutions that enhance the survivability and lethality of close combatants and special forces and increase the safety of law enforcement first responders in Australia and the immediate Region.
The business is a veteran-owned, 100 percent Australian private enterprise. Huntsman has partnerships with a range of first-class international manufacturers to support the delivery of world leading equipment and equipment-based solutions to Government end-users.
For more information on how Huntsman Defence can support the mission of your Agency, Unit, or Department please contact Rob Woods on +61 (0)7 3558 1362, or via email at [email protected].