YAKUPOGLU A.S. (YDS) is ever year in the list of the first 500 industrial corporations. It is located in Ankara with 100.000 m² closed area, 1,500 employees, more than 30 engineers and 150 million dollar investment, has the most advanced technologies in production lines.
YDS is the biggest supplier of the Turkish Armed Forces and Security Forces and exports its wide range of products to over than 50 countries. YDS is registered supplier of the British Army and has been supplying to countries i.e France, Spain, Portugal, Italy, Germany, Denmark, Lebanon, Azerbaijan, Russia, Qatar, Kazakhstan, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Egypt, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Israel, Africa.
YDS has around 335 million Turkish Liras turn over with 35% of export rate.
YDS is following European and Nato standards. Production capacity for footwear is around 5 million pairs annually. YDS has very professional R&D department and develops all products according to customer needs for different climate, terrain and operational conditions.
YDS is a unique manufacturer who has well equipped laboratory accredited by SATRA UK notified body and TURKAK Turkish Accreditation Institute. All the raw materials before production and finished products before dispatchments to customers are tested to prove the quality.
MILITARY GARMENTS AND UNIFORMS
They are designed for the operation and training activities of soldiers. We can offer the best fabric option for different type of climate and terrain conditions. Different camouflage designs can be applied according to different regions.
Cold Climate parka and pants: They are designed for cold wet weather conditions. They are totally waterproof, breathable and windproof. In the longtime usage, it does not lose its heat insulation properties even at nonstop 2 weeks duties.
Various bags (sports bag, backpack with frame, carrying bags, etc)
We can produce different type of models and volumes according to usage time and operations. Different camouflage designs for countries can be applied. We can also make the same prototype of the requested model. We are working with the best technology partners for durability and long term usage. (i.e. Cordura, Dupont, YKK).
Ammunition vests & Ballistic Carrying Bag
We can produce different type of models and magazine pouches according to customer request and operations. We prefer to advice adjustable sizes and breathable versions.
We have alternatives of sleeping bag which has protection level from -5 to -40 degrees. We have blanket and mummy type versions with mosquito net. We are using very special fiber filling material for insulation which provides lighter weight and easy carrying small packs. All materials are long lasting and durable
Camp bed (cot)
Its structure is made from metal or aluminum. Mattress is made of cotton or synthetic fabric. We have single and double bed versions. The camped is delivered in a carrying bag.
We have many alternatives as summer and winter versions. We have a range of 100% cotton material to merinos’ material. We have also many design alternatives like short sleeves long sleeves, collar types etc.
We have a range of Goretex gloves, tactical gloves and leather gloves.
Holsters, pistol belts,
We have ammunition belt set. It has holster, magazine cover, handcuff cover, stick cover on belt. The covers can be increased or decreased according to request. Holsters are made from Cordura material and plastic injection and can be offered according to pistol types.
YAKUPOGLU A.S. (YDS) is the biggest manufacturing and exporting company in Turkey for Military/Police/Security footwear with 5 million pairs annual production capability. YDS is the European largest technical footwear manufacturer. Various footwear have been manufacturing according to different terrain and climatic conditions mainly for Armed Forces, Security Department and Fire brigade in the world.