Light-Weight Carbon Fiber Police Riot Shields are High-Tech Engineered Solution INDIANAPOLIS–March 27, 2014–Indy Composite Works, an innovative supplier of highly engineered, ruggedized, light weight composite structures and tooling systems, announces its design and manufacturing of high-tech engineered carbon fiber riot shields. ICW’s light-weight, rugged
carbon fiber shield, is an ideal solution for law-enforcement equipment manufacturers as an essential high-tech solution to crowd control and mass notification systems.
Providing unparalleled composite construction and craftsmanship, ICW engineers assisted in the design and mass manufacture of this light-weight structure for a very specific client application.
“ICW recognizes that our law enforcement professionals put themselves in harm’s way every day,” said David New, ICW’s Vice President. “We are very excited about the exceptional growth that has resulted from creating safety and other solutions for the law enforcement and military markets.”
“Our customers in these markets are looking for ways to reduce the weight of equipment, in particular those used for protection and safety, while increasing material performance. Through lightweight
designs, exceptional product quality, and ICW’s unique ability to mass manufacture in short timelines, our customers are able to apply highly advanced structures to their technology platforms,
thus adding unparalleled value to their assembled products.”
About Indy Composite Works
Indy Composite Works (ICW) was forged in 2005 on the foundation of producing top quality composite parts for the Indy Racing League and other racing series. Recognized as one of Indiana’s Companies to Watch, ICW is experiencing growth propelling the company into new divisions, designing and manufacturing composite components for a wide range of industries such as satellite communications, municipal and national defense, amateur and professional sports, medical devices, and other exciting and original applications.
ICW’s expertise expands engineering, pattern design, mold cutting, tool fabrication and the manufacture of both small and large quantities of composite parts, specifically in autoclave-cured and
resin-infusion carbon fiber structures and part production.
ICW is an innovative supplier of highly engineered, ruggedized, light weight composite structures and tooling systems that are deployed worldwide. Over the last decade, ICW has partnered with over 130 large and small manufacturers in the conceptual design, engineering, tooling, prototyping and manufacture of composite structures.