The new outfit for military personnel of special units, tank forces, the Navy and the Emergencies Ministry has been developed by the largest Russian company in the light industry, BTK Group. The presentation of innovative uniforms was held at the International Military-Technical Forum “Army-2018”, held in Kubinka near Moscow from August 21 to 26.
Recall that this year the International Military Technical Forum was held for the fourth time, bringing together representatives of defense departments from 18 countries, including Belarus, Kazakhstan, India, China, Pakistan, Armenia and Turkey. According to the organizers, the main goal of the Army is the development of military-technical cooperation with foreign countries, as well as assistance to re-equip and improve the effectiveness of the work of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation.
A separate direction of the forum was devoted to the exposition of military equipment. The company BTK Group demonstrated its competencies in the development and production of high-tech tactical uniforms. At the stand of the largest enterprise in the light industry sector, costumes for military personnel of special units, the Navy, as well as a new everyday female form of the aerospace forces of the Russian Federation were presented, the main differences of which are bright and vibrant tones, while femininity and elegance.
“We have expanded the range, improved designs, played with color. We deliberately left the standard products that we are already supplying to the Russian army to demonstrate our capabilities, ”said Andrey Podoprigorin, deputy general director of BTK Group for work with law enforcement agencies.
Special attention of visitors to the company’s stand was riveted on the innovative development of the BTK Group, a fireproof insulated suit for tank forces. Uniforms successfully passed laboratory tests, confirming a high level of protection against fire.
“Working on this project, we, first of all, wanted to create a product that would combine ergonomics and reliable protective properties. Due to its functionality, the suit for tank forces provides convenience and freedom of movement in the confined space of a combat vehicle, and the removable insulation allows military personnel to work under different weather conditions, ”said Tatyana Ogurtsova, head of the advanced development department at BTK Group.
Another promising development of the company presented on the forum is a summer lightweight suit for hot countries. According to the developers, “Barhan” – so called suit, ideal for performing combat missions in extreme conditions. The peculiarity of the model is its air permeability, strength and anti-mosquito processing.
Add, in addition to military equipment, the company presented to the participants of the “Army” fire-resistant and moisture-worn underwear, as well as a wide range of fabrics of its own production. During the six days of the forum, several thousand people visited the booth of the company, many of whom praised the quality, protective properties and functionality of BTK Group products.
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BTK Group JSC is the largest Russian light industry company specializing in the development, production and supply of high-tech clothing for various business sectors and government agencies for everyday life and outdoor activities. The structure of JSC BTK Group includes 13 enterprises located in the Russian Federation, the Republic of Belarus and the Republic of South Ossetia. Among the clients of JSC BTK Group are Aeroflot PJSC – Russian Airlines, Rossiya Airlines, Evraz JSC, Gazprom Gas Distribution JSC, Rosneft PJSC, ministries and agencies of the Russian Federation.