United States of America

W L Gore & Associates Inc
555 Paper Mill Road
Newark, DE 19711

W L Gore & Associates Inc


W. L. Gore & Associates has made its name by creating innovative, technology-driven solutions, from medical devices that treat aneurysms to high-performance GORE‑TEX® fabrics. Gore specializes in the development of high-performance protective apparel for the harsh and demanding environments routinely encountered by military forces throughout the world. With Gore fabrics, soldiers benefit from the knowledge of a committed team of scientists, engineers, and product experts who understand the complex functional needs of the military user.



Gore focuses its efforts in four main areas: electronics, fabrics, industrial and medical products. The company’s electronic products division develops and manufactures high-performance copper and optical signal transmission products. Gore’s fabrics provide protection from the elements and enable wearers to remain comfortable across a broad range of activities and conditions.



The products made by Gore’s industrial division meet diverse contamination control and processing challenges throughout industry. Implants from the medical division provide creative healing solutions to complex medical problems. Today, Gore employs more than 10,000 employees, called associates, with manufacturing facilities in the United States, Germany, the United Kingdom, Japan and China, and sales offices around the world.

Manufacturer of Armaments