It was involved with China before the war, developing a new incendiary sidearm for them known as Project Zhu-Rong. Rumors arose and subsequently spread of their activities, as one would expect, and L.O.B. Enterprises soon came under federal scrutiny as political tensions rose between the United States and China before the bombs fell. As a result of this, its employees were required to carry low-grade military weapons at all times and received training in the event of a federal invasion or nuclear exchange.In 2077, shortly after Project Zhu-Rong's completion, the building was invaded by U.S. military security forces, comprised mostly of robots.
L.O.B. Enterprises was an American pre-war company based in the Washington, DC area.