IMPAS Technology has been developed by MTL as a lightweight and cost effective perforated add on armour suitable for both military and civilian applications, which is proven and has been integrated onto many vehicle platforms around the world. IMPAS can be supplied as an off the shelf system to defend upto and including STANAG Level IV or can be bespoke manufactures to suit customer requirements.
IMPAS Technology has many benefits compared to non-metallic materials, including:
- Protection upto STANAG LV
- Excellent multi-hit capability
- Rapid manufacture
- Lower cost than ceramic composites
- Weight comparable to ceramics
- No restriction on panel size
- No minimum order size
- Panels can be supplied cold formed
- Panels can be supplied machined and welded.