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FDI awarded SBIR contract for new Ruggedized Sterilizer

Fort Defiance Industries (FDI) has been awarded a Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) contract from the U.S. Navy for Phase I development of a Portable Ruggedized Energy Efficient Medical Sterilizer (PREEMS). Sterilization of medical and surgical instruments is...

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FDI Enters South Korean Distributor Agreement

Fort Defiance Industries continues its worldwide expansion with the signing of a distributor agreement with South Korean FINE CNS. The exclusive agreement covers the distribution of our Automated Field Steam Sterilizers and accessory products throughout South Korea...

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Army Field Hospital Put to Test at Fort Carson

Soldiers at Fort Carson, Colorado, made history this month by becoming the first active duty unit to set up and test the field hospital -- Army Medicine's modernized, modular update to the well-known Combat Support Hospital. The group was assigned to the previously...

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FDI Ships P2131 Sterilizer Number 200!

It was cause for celebration at FDI on May 23, 2018. The date marks the occasion of FDI shipping its 200th P2131 Automated Field Steam Sterilizer to the U.S. Dept. of Defense. Since shipping its first system in 2015, FDI has worked hand-in-hand with the U.S. Army,...

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FDI Reports Successful SOFEX Exhibition in Amman, Jordan

SOFEX presented FDI with a considerable opportunity to introduce the Middle Eastern markets to the P2131 Automated Field Steam Sterilizer. Official delegations and potential local partners alike enthusiastically embraced the P2131’s concept, one of offering hospital...

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FDI Enters French Distributor Agreement

Fort Defiance Industries is strengthening its worldwide presence through a partnership with Paris-based Crim’Tech. The exclusive agreement covers the distribution of our Automated Field Steam Sterilizers and accessory products throughout France. Crim’tech has many...

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FDI Relies on Hobart Filler Metals

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D1EhYbRq_hA Based in Loudon, Tennessee, Fort Defiance Industries manufactures a variety of products, including an automated field steam autoclave produced for the Department of Defense. For this application, FDI needed a filler metal...

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Combat Support Hospital Flexes Mobility, Ingenuity

TWINSBURG, Ohio --“This is a historical moment,” said Army Col. LaConnia Dandy, commander of the Army Reserve’s 256th Combat Support Hospital, “because CSHs don’t jump.” Jumping, or moving a hospital on the battlefield to maintain proximity to advancing units, is a...

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QFFD & QRCS launch field hospital in Al Anbar

Under the strategic partnership between Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) and Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) to support the health sector in Iraq, QRCS’s mission in Al Anbar Governorate has launched a field hospital to offer emergency health care for patients and...

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SOFEX Press Release

Loudon, Tenn. – Jan. 9th, 2018 – FDI, the world’s leading provider of Autoclaves designed to bring hospital level sterilization to austere environments is set to exhibit at the USA Pavilion inside SOFEX, The Special Operations Forces Exhibition and Conference 2018 at...

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