ArmorSourceÂ has been awarded a contract toÂ produce 10,000 lightweight helmets for the U.S.Â Marine CorpsÂ and is scheduled to deliver the helmets in the first three quarters of 2017.
It represents the third order the company has received from U.S. government clients since January 2016, Yoav Kapah, president and CEO of ArmorSource, said in a statement issued Tuesday.
TheÂ U.S. ArmyÂ recently orderedÂ 105,000Â Lightweight Advanced Combat HelmetsÂ from ArmorSource and expects the company to complete deliveriesÂ by the end of this year.
The companyÂ also received a blanket order to supplyÂ Personal Armor System for Ground Troops helmets toÂ U.S. allies under the foreign military sales program.
ArmorSource will produce theÂ helmets in its facility inÂ Hebron, Ohio.