Heckler & Koch Expands in US Heckler & Koch (HK), a manufacturer of firearms and accessories, will invest $28.5 million to expand its existing operations in Columbus, GA/USA. The new 50,000sqft facility in the Corporate Ridge Business Park will be ready in the summer of 2017 at which time HK will consolidate its New Hampshire operations into Columbus.
HK worked closely with the Georgia Department of Economic Development, the Greater Columbus Georgia Chamber of Commerce and the Development Authority of Columbus prior to making the decision that is expected to create 84 new jobs over the next 2 years.
At SHOT Show 2017, HK is showcasing new pistols:
The VP TACTICAL is a threaded barrel variant of the acclaimed striker fired HK VP -tested and proven with a variety of the leading high quality sound suppressors. Available in 9mm and .40 S&W.
A new colour frame variant of the HK VP in Flat Dark Earth (FDE), the tan/brown colour scheme is used by many international military and security units. Available in 9mm and .40 S&W.
A grey frame variant of the HK VP is an attractive and functional colour alternative to traditional colour schemes. Available in 9mm and .40 S&W.
For more information please see MILITARY TECHNOLOGY #1/2017, available at the show; and frequently check back for more NEWS FROM THE FLOOR.