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Ty-Gard® Training Course at NSPA-SOC, Taranto: January 12, 2018

In October of this year, we were invited to give  a two-day training course to NATO NSPA - SOC, Taranto. Two groups of 8 logistic experts each were made familiar with the capabilities and various applications of Ty-Gard® and Void-Gard® Cargo Restraint and Cargo Bracing systems. During the course, some issues concerning container packing and securing of complicated and delicate vulnerable cargoes were resolved. Both teams were enthusiastic about the potential and benefits of applying Ty-Gard® and Void-Gard® where possible. Another site visit to NSPA-SOC early next year was taken in option.   (Picture taken during two-day training course NSPA-SOC)

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Renewed Sales Agreement with Dutch Ministry of Defence: January 11, 2018

In the summer of 2017 the existing sales agreement between the Dutch Ministry of Defense and Walnut Industries Europe BV for the supply of Ty-gard® Cargo Restraint and Void-Gard® Cargo Bracing materials was prolonged for a new period of 4 +1 years. Since 2010 the Dutch Armed Forces has applied Ty-Gard® and Void-Gard® as standard methods of securing their containerized shipments to and from numerous locations abroad.  The track record of our military customers is evidence of the proven and convincing practical and economical benefits connected to Ty-Gard® and Void-Gard® .   (Photo of the signing of the  new agreement:…

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Release of Ty-Gard® Military Instruction Manual App in AppStore and GooglePlay: January 8, 2018

Since the launch of our website, we continued developing an app for iPhones, Smart Phones, iPads and Tablets. This App is now readily available and downloadable both from our website, from AppStore and GooglePlay. It is our pleasure to offer you this new App free of charge. This App has been created for offline use only, to meet requirements at locations with restricted, or prohibited mobile connections.    

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New Ty-Gard® Military Instruction Cards: January 5, 2018

In addition to the a.m. App in AppStore and in Google Play, we have re-edited and redesigned our Military Instruction Cards. These now come in a handy plasticized form, perfectly fitting military uniform pockets. These Cards now contain “step by step” pictures with brief instructions and tips, as well as consumption ratios and other valuable information one may wish to have available on site as reminder. These Cards are typically designed for use in conditions and locations from where our website and AppStore, etc., are not accessible.

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New version of Ty-Tape SW®: January 4, 2018

Recently we introduced to our private industrial customers our all-new Ty-Tape® SW, which is the successor of our original Ty-Tape ® SS1 (NSN 8135-17-123-0568), meant for vertical bonding of Ty-Gard® Restraint bands to cargo, as well as for temporary bonding during cargo loading and securing operations. The new Ty-Tape SW is self-wound, without a release liner easing application, reducing waste, reducing application time and allowing bonding in all temperature applications, as low as -18C. Our civilian customers have all responded positively and changed over to the new version. Ty-Tape SW® has proven itself to be the successful replacement of the…

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Revised website www.ty-gard.eu: January 1, 2018

With our previous mail message we were pleased to announce the launch of our revised website www.ty-gard.eu, which now includes an instruction video and pictures of typical applications of Ty-Gard® for extraordinary military transports, as well as a catalogue of all materials and parts pertaining to Ty-Gard® and Void-Gard® and other useful information. Have you visited our website yet? We would be pleased to receive your comments or any questions you may have. We strive for continuous improvement and welcome any feed-back.

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