Gichner Shelter Systems, a division of Gichner Systems Group, Inc. and a world leader in the design and development of tactical military shelters announced today that it is initiating a production line for its S-280C/G shelters due to a significant increase in demand from customers. Both shielded and non-shielded versions of the shelter will be entered into production.

The S-280C/G is a lightweight, high strength, insulated and all weather shelter, which satisfies general purpose applications for housing communications and other transportable equipment. Rugged inside and outside, the S-280C/G is equipped to withstand adverse weather and terrain, in addition to a high level of interior traffic. The S-280C/G shelter provides optimum performance under the most demanding field conditions. With the addition of an RFI modification kit, attenuation levels of 60 dB over 150 KHz to 10 GHz can be obtained for electric and magnetic fields and plane waves measured in accordance with MIL-STD-285.

  • Shielded S-280C/G NSN#: 5411-01-304-3069
  • Unshielded S-280C/G NSN#: 5411-01-092-0892

Gichner Shelter Systems designs, manufactures and integrates tactical and logistic shelters and related products for military and commercial applications. Its shelters, assembled from lightweight bonded panels fabricated using both foam and beam and honeycomb core construction are used worldwide. Gichner’s core products include all of the US military Standard Family of Tactical Shelters as well as numerous custom designed shelters and derivatives.

In addition to its extensive line of standard shelters, Gichner provides turn-key systems that are “rack ready” for the installation of its customer’s electronic systems. Gichner offers more than 40 years of engineering expertise in the application of proven solutions and the development of custom solutions to systems mobility and environmental protection of electronic systems. Its customer list includes virtually every major prime contractor as well as all of the major military buying commands. Gichner products are sold and serviced worldwide.