Our Services

World-Class Technical Expertise

With world-class design and engineering expertise and technology, AirBoss Defense offers technical assistance to customers and developmental partners.

Our highly qualified technical staff operates in:

  • Two in-house rubber polymer development labs
  • A complete in-house Toxic Industrial Chemicals (TIC) testing facility
  • A standalone R&D Centre
  • Numerous CBRN external testing facilities, including DRDC Suffield’s CW testing lab

 

Our R&D capabilities include:

  • Polymer Synthesis
  • Carbonization
  • Preform moulding
  • TIC penetration testing
  • TIC gas testing (filter option)
  • Air-flow / Pressure drop
  • 3D CAD – Design
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • Physical property testing

Our knowledge base includes:

  • Rubber and plastic polymers
  • Adhesives
  • Optics
  • Carbonization
  • Sorbent impregnation
  • Nano materials

 

Furthermore, as a division of AirBoss of America, we benefit from extensive complementary manufacturing, development, and testing expertise in rubber and polymer compounding and moulding.

Testing

We offer comprehensive testing in our own labs as well as affiliated third-party labs.

Our testing capabilities include:

  • Material permeation against toxic industrial chemicals, live chemical warfare agents, and simulants
  • Material resistance to contaminants
  • Sorbent & canister dynamic filtration with toxic industrial chemicals & chemical warfare agents simulant
  • Off-gassing of chemical warfare agents after contamination
  • Pressure drop of porous material, gas mask and gas mask components
  • Respirator fit testing
  • Respirator integrity testing
  • Tensile strength and elongation

Training

We offer both standardized and customized training in the use of CBRN products, including donning and doffing, decontamination, and maintenance procedures.

Repair and overhaul

C4 & PC 4 Gas mask Repair & Overhaul

AirBoss Defense accepts C4 & PC 4 masks for repair and overhaul at our mask manufacturing facility in Acton Vale Quebec.

Services include:

  • Inspection
  • Written Report
  • Repairs (if required)
  • Leak testing
  • Cleaning and sanitization of the mask and hydration system
  • Re-packaging (as new)
  • Re-labeling of packaging with date and year

 

For information and pricing please contact:

Dave Carson
Sales & Product Specialist
AirBoss-Defense
T: (450) 534-9979 ext 392
C: (450) 577-0778