Comments for: Bridgton firm creates lighter, tougher equipment for modern soldiers

Posted Jan. 06, 2014, at 7:28 a.m.

BRIDGTON | Frank Howell calls it a rumpus room, making it sound far less serious than it really is. When the U.S. Army needed gear to make its soldiers more maneuverable in hot, dry climates, the answer came from Howell’s rumpus room — known to the rest of the …

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