NEWPORT, Vt. (AP) — A northern Vermont company has won a $21 million defense contract that will allow it to add 43 jobs in Newport.
Revision Military will supply 90,000 Advanced Combat Helmets to the Defense Logistics Agency.
The Caledonia Record reports (http://bit.ly/1aoDYKb ) that Revision Military is one of only two qualified and approved suppliers for the helmet.
Revision CEO Jonathan Blanshay says the company has proved to be a dependable supplier, having delivered over a million helmets from the Newport manufacturing facility.
Revision also manufacturers helmets and other equipment at the Revision Composite Center of Excellence in Montreal.