The internally installed spall
liners armor is a new line of product was recently introduced
by Foster Miller, to provide additional protection from ballistic
fragments such as those created by explosions of IEDs (improvised
LAST based spall liner has already been used with Force Protection's
vehicles (namely Cougar and Buffalo) produced for US forces.
2006, Foster Miller announced that its LAST spall liners
will be used to provide internal protection for 85 British Mastiff
Protected Patrol Vehicles (PPVs), currently under production
at Force protection inc. Foster-Miller will supply the kits
under a contract worth US$10 million.