October 25, 2018, Mistral Group Opens New Facility in White Marsh Maryland
On October 25, 2018 Mistral Group hosted Governor Larry Hogan, Senator Ben Cardin, Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger and many State Government Officials, along with employees and friends at its Ribbon Cutting Ceremony opening Mistral’s newest facility in White Marsh Maryland.
“We’re excited to open our new manufacturing facility and increase our production foot print in Maryland,” said Eyal Banai, Mistral CEO. “Mistral Group is a team of independent companies, each operating in different markets worldwide, while collectively sharing the mission of “bridging” operational gaps in the Defense and Law Enforcement Markets with practical, innovative and high technology readiness solutions. We’re proud that we’ll be manufacturing those products at the new Maryland facility and adding 50 jobs to the local economy.” Mr. Banai thanked Governor Hogan, Congressman Ruppersberger and Senators Cardin and VanHollen for the “friendly business environment” within the State of Maryland. Positions Mistral will be adding at the new White Marsh facility include engineers, technical personnel, welders, program managers, finance and many more.
Mistral will use the the new facility in White Marsh for the production of its Blast Containment Receptacles (BCR), Total Containment Vessels (TCV), Explosives Storage Vessels, Detection and Identification Kits (for drugs and explosives). Also, the White Marsh facility will house Mistral’s C4ISR Electronics Assembly and Repair Lab and the Repair and Overhall department where Mistral refurbish the 120 mm mortars for all of the US Army Stryker Brigades.
Headquartered in Bethesda Maryland Mistral Group, with 30 years of experience and close working relationships with the end-user, system integrators and technology developers, is an expert in providing ready, relevant and reliable solutions to the military forces and those protecting the Homeland.
Mistral’s model of partnership, collaboration and open innovation between Israeli and US technologies and capabilities has enabled Mistral to respond to the urgent market requirements and needs while being agnostic to a specific technology or specific hardware. Mistral works closely with the Departments of Defense and Homeland Security and federal, state and local police departments.