Category Archives: Press Releases

The Armored Group Introduces New Ballistic Armored Tactical Transport Designed for Law Enforcement Agencies

The Armored Group (TAG), the provider of a wide range of armored vehicles, has just introduced its newest armored vehicle, the BATT-APX, an armored rescue vehicle (ARV) designed for law enforcement agencies. For more information on the new click here, BATT-APX final 1.

U.S. Department of State Awards 10-year Blanket Purchase Agreement to The Armored Group, LLC

The Armored Group (TAG) has just announced they have been awarded a 10-year blanket purchase agreement (BPA) with the Department of State. A blanket purchase agreement offers a simplified acquisition method that government agencies use to fill anticipated repetitive needs for supplies and services. Read the entire article here.

The Armored Group Opens New Manufacturing Facility in the United Arab Emirates

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The Armored Group, LLC (TAG) has announced the opening of their newest manufacturing facility located in Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates. The manufacturing facility is 110,000 square feet and is situated on a 280,000 square foot parcel of land, which is used for vehicle storage. The new facility employs over 100 people who work on a large catalog of armored vehicles including, but not limited to, personal protection vehicles, cash in transit/bullion movement, and armored personnel carriers (APCs).

The new state-of-the-art facility replaces the smaller facility which has housed TAG ME for the past several years. Due to TAG’s immense growth it was necessary to build this larger facility and keep it in the geographically advantageous UAE. This new facility will further TAG’s presence in the International market and allow the ability to produce more vehicles for TAG’s growing client list.

The opening of the new facility coincides with the announcement that last month with TAG announcing their strategic partnership with Paramount Group, located in South Africa, to better serve high profile personnel, military and law enforcement members that needed the highest level of personal security.

“The Armored Group is proud to produce the “Best in Class” armored vehicles for those that need an added level of protection. Our exceptional engineering capabilities and our manufacturing driven approach, enables us to provide the highest level of manufacturing required to be the premier armored vehicle builder internationally,” said Robert Pazderka, president of The Armored Group. “We provide the highest quality armored vehicles available and set the standard for customization, reliability, and protection in a wide varieties of terrain across the world.”

For more information about The Armored Group or to coordinate an interview with a company spokesperson, please contact Mary Garrett at 602-432-2010 or mary@mgpublicrelations.com.

About The Armored Group

The Armored Group (TAG) has nearly 25 years of experience engineering, manufacturing and modifying armored and non-armored vehicles for use by government military agencies, law enforcement, private businesses, individual citizens and anyone needing a high level of personal protection around the world. TAG engineers, designs, builds and modifies vehicles for any terrain and any environment.

TAG provides the highest quality armored vehicles available and sets the standard for customization, reliability and protection. To ensure that all TAG vehicles meet the highest standards of safety, they undergo extreme ballistics testing and have received VPAM-BVR 2009/VR7 Ballistic/ERV 2010 Blast Certification for their Toyota Land Cruiser and Toyota Hilux armoring solutions.

All facilities are ISO 9001 certified and managed by fully qualified and experienced professionals who serve customers around the world.

TAG is a full-line commercial armored vehicles builder and has provided customized engineering, design and building solutions to a vast array of clients including law enforcement agencies all over the world, Brinks, Loomis, Dunbar Armored, KBR, Lockheed Martin, DynCorp, U.S. Army and Air Force, U.S. and foreign governments and agencies such as the DOD, DOS and the United Nations.

For more information, please visit these company websites: http://www.armoredcars.com and http://www.4swat.com or call: 1 888-997-5607 or 602 840 2271.