Lt. Gen. Riccardo Marchiò represented the NRDC-ITA during his visit at Extrema Ratio, combat knives factory in Prato, Tuscany. Extrema Ratio has been designing, manufacturing and selling high performance combat knives since 1997 enjoying a reputation for excellence in the military and tactical knife industry. Extrema Ratio serves military and law enforcement communities as well as commercial markets and the knives are well known and sought after all over the globe. The company prides itself in design, material and quality to deliver a high end product that meets the most severe mil-standards. The production based on modern cutting edge technology is combined with traditional craftsmanship and the result is the pinnacle of this synthesis. Mr. Mauro Chiostri, Extrema Ratio CEO, thanked Lt. Gen. Marchiò after his visit, which was one of the outreach activities aimed to strenghten the relationship with the military related industrial activities in Italy.