SOLON, Ohio – July 26, 2018 – HDT Global (HDT), a leading provider of highly engineered Proven Solutions for Extreme Environments across military, public and industrial sectors, announced today acquisition of the business and assets of Spec Ops, Inc. (SOI), a manufacturer and integrator of C4ISR platform systems for global military, emergency management, intelligence, security, first responder and civil preparedness professionals.

In operation for more than eight decades, HDT is the world leader in inventing, developing, and manufacturing expeditionary infrastructure systems for extreme environments. Known particularly for its state-of-the art, rapidly deployable shelter systems, HDT has been the provider of choice for complete, turnkey Command and Control (C2) infrastructure solutions since 2008. With this completed transaction, HDT expands its offering of expeditionary C2 and C4ISR platform systems to provide end users with the most comprehensive options on the market today.

“Our passion at HDT is to be the ultimate partner for customers who execute their missions around the world in harsh, extreme environments,” stated Sean Bond, HDT President and CEO. “Our leading edge shelter systems, mission-critical C2 gear, always-ready power and environmental management solutions, safety-critical air assurance systems, and innovative unmanned platforms are key enablers to build a safe environment for our customers in dangerous places.”

“With today’s acquisition, HDT, already a leading provider of rugged Command and Control (C2) systems, increases our ability to provide our customers with a single, integrated solution for all levels of command operations centers,” added Michael J. Silvestro, Senior Vice President of Business Development and Government Relations. “The combination of our proven solutions with those developed by SOI ensures that our customers will always be able to accomplish their mission regardless of the extreme operating conditions where they must perform.”


About HDT: Headquartered in Solon, Ohio, USA, HDT Global is widely recognized for its industry-leading production of state-of-the-art, fully integrated expeditionary solutions, including shelters, generators, heaters, air filtration devices, robotics and other engineered technologies, currently used by U.S. and allied military units worldwide, as well as civilian government and commercial customers. For more information, visit