GMA Cover Corp.

GMA Cover Corp.

January 09, 2007 14:47 ET

GMA Delivers First Shipments of Ultra Light-Weight Camouflage Net System 'ULCANS'

PORT HURON, MICHIGAN--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 9, 2007) - GMA Cover Corporation announced today that it has delivered on time its first shipments of the Ultra Light-Weight Camouflage Net System (ULCANS) officially providing the U.S. Army with a second source for the multi-spectral camouflage nets. The initial delivery order was awarded in June 2006 with deliveries continuing through July 2007. The entire contract is potentially worth $1.73 billion over ten years.

"Making our first ULCANS shipment is a terrific achievement and a milestone moment for GMA. We are extremely proud of the dedication and determination of our staff who have worked tirelessly through the approval process and getting into full rate production," said Glenn Verkindt CEO of GMA. "This is an exciting time for our company and it is truly an honor to be involved in providing ULCANS to the U.S. Army. We are thankful for the Government's continued confidence in GMA and look forward to an upcoming second delivery order."

GMA manufactures ULCANS in its Port Huron, Michigan facility. GMA has recently purchased a second manufacturing facility in the immediate vicinity and will continue to expand its manufacturing operations in support of ULCANS production. As a result, GMA will continue the hiring and training of additional staff for the specialized, technically sophisticated production of the ULCANS system.

About GMA:

GMA Cover Corp. is a world leader in the design, development, manufacture and support of cover, camouflage, concealment and deception systems. With a product portfolio ranging from fitted soft tops and camouflage covers to integrated mobile vehicle signature management systems, to multi-spectral camouflage nets, GMA delivers innovative, practical product designs for improved readiness, enhanced survivability and protection. For more information, please visit

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