Reports

Reports

Comfortable, safe, versatile - SKYLOTEC provides optimum head protection with the INCEPTOR GRX
10/15/2017

Comfortable, safe, versatile - SKYLOTEC provides optimum head protection with the INCEPTOR GRX

With the “Inceptor GRX” industrial climbing helmet, the manufacturer SKYLOTEC has developed a solution offering many impressive advantages in terms of criteria such as comfort and ergonomics. The new range of helmets features an EPS core with well-designed interior padding and the maximum permitted ventilation openings, making it comfortable to wear. Various accessories such as hearing protection and headlamp can also easily be added. The wide range of adjustment options makes the “Inceptor GRX” suitable for a variety of applications in trade and industry. Read more
SKYLOTEC DEUS makes safe and rapid rescue in emergency situations possible
10/15/2017

SKYLOTEC DEUS makes safe and rapid rescue in emergency situations possible

When working at heights, fall protection is an absolute must. The same applies to having the appropriate rescue plans. In some cases, workers need to be able to get themselves to safety and solutions for self-evacuation are therefore required. Devices with centrifugal brakes are ideal in these cases. As a manufacturer of fall protection equipment, SKYLOTEC is the market leader in this sector – offering a variety of abseil and rescue devices from the “Deus” range. Read more
SKYLOTEC presents set for self-rescue from tall buildings
10/15/2017

SKYLOTEC presents set for self-rescue from tall buildings

People living or working in high-rise buildings are often exposed to danger many metres above the ground. This includes the risk of being trapped by flames in the event of a fire. The importance of inhabitants and workers being able to rescue themselves in an emergency should therefore not be underestimated. As a manufacturer of fall protection equipment, SKYLOTEC now offers the “Deus Exit Kit” to allow people to leave a building safely and independently if other escape routes are already blocked. Read more
Flexible and versatile: the GORDON and GORDON RESCUE fall arrester devices
10/15/2017

Flexible and versatile: the GORDON and GORDON RESCUE fall arrester devices

Light yet robust, the new “Gordon” fall arrester device from SKYLOTEC can be used at great heights and individually adjusted to suit any situation. As well as an EN 360 certified version for use when climbing up or down, the manufacturer of fall protection equipment also offers a version with integrated rescue eyelet, which means that it can also be used as a lifting device to lift or lower people. The addition of pulleys allows this fall arrester device to offer a variety of customisable configuration options. Read more
For distributors and companies: Easy administration of fall protection equipment with HOMEBASE
10/15/2017

For distributors and companies: Easy administration of fall protection equipment with HOMEBASE

The new EU regulation for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE regulation) has now placed increasing demands on manufacturers. Its area of application is overall more comprehensive than before. For example, the complete supply chain is taken into account when considering the traceability of products. Distributors may therefore be equally under obligation as manufacturers and must keep a full record of the PPE which they deal with. However, this is where SKYLOTEC can provide useful assistance. The experts for fall protection equipment offer with their “Homebase” a free-of-charge and detailed administration tool which can be maintained online. Read more
SKYLOTEC also focuses on rescue with its new fall protection systems
8/22/2017

SKYLOTEC also focuses on rescue with its new fall protection systems

Taking centre stage at A+A for SKYLOTEC are its new fall protection systems, which are easy to use and enhance the safety of employees working at heights. As well as personal fall protection equipment, these also include abseil and rescue equipment from the “Deus” range, which offer the potential for individual rescue in an emergency. The family company will also be bringing new solutions for permanently installed systems to A+A, such as the new “Claw” cable runner. This is suitable for vertical access and stands out in terms of safety thanks to its many well-designed details. Read more
SKYLOTEC introduces new cable runner and complete fall-arrest solutions
8/9/2017

SKYLOTEC introduces new cable runner and complete fall-arrest solutions

At the Husum Wind fair, SKYLOTEC will present diverse fall-arrest solutions for the wind energy sector. The German manufacturer develops and produces complete solutions from harnesses and descend/rescue devices to rescue stretchers. At the international trade fair, the family business will also present a new cable runner for permanently installed fall-arrest systems, which is easy to operate and thus reduces the risk of accidents. Read more
SKYLOTEC North America New Employee Announcement
7/18/2017 SKYLOTEC

SKYLOTEC North America New Employee Announcement

It is with great pleasure that we welcome Mr. Kevin Russom to the SKYLOTEC North America Team. Kevin is our new Mid-West Territory Technical Sales Representative and will be responsible for sales growth in Missouri, Iowa, East Kansas, East Nebraska, North & South Dakota, Minnesota, Illinois, Wisconsin and Arkansas. Read more
FROM 01/07/2017 THE LOG BOOK IS COMPULSORY FOR FISAT TRAINING COURSES
7/2/2017

FROM 01/07/2017 THE LOG BOOK IS COMPULSORY FOR FISAT TRAINING COURSES

We would like to inform those taking part in our training courses at the Vertical Rescue College (VRC) that from 1st July 2017 onwards, FISAT certifiers will not only inspect the First Aid certificate and the occupational medical certificate for working in areas in which there is a danger of falling, but also the existence of a correctly filled in FISAT log book. Read more
SKYLOTEC RIDER 3.0 is presented with the OutDoor INDUSTRY AWARD in GOLD
6/17/2017 SKYLOTEC, Sport, Industry

SKYLOTEC RIDER 3.0 is presented with the OutDoor INDUSTRY AWARD in GOLD

Friedrichshafen 18/06/2017: And the winner is ... SKYLOTEC has already had the pleasure of hearing these words many times in the past. This year, the company from Neuwied in Germany has once again been able to impress an independent jury with its innovative RIDER 3.0 via ferrata set with free-running cable clamp, winning the Outdoor Industry Award 2017 in GOLD in the category “Climbing equipment”. A total of 330 participants were competing for the coveted trophy, which SKYLOTEC has now been able to take home for a third time. Read more
Fall protection: SKYLOTEC presents comprehensive wind energy solutions
5/12/2017 SKYLOTEC, Vertical Rescue College, Industry

Fall protection: SKYLOTEC presents comprehensive wind energy solutions

As a manufacturer of fall protection equipment, SKYLOTEC offers a wide range of products for the wind energy sector. The family-run company, which develops and manufactures its products in Germany, will be presenting comprehensive solutions – from harnesses to descent and rescue devices and rescue stretchers – at Offshore Wind Energy in London. At the world’s largest offshore trade fair, SKYLOTEC will also be focussing on rescue concepts and training courses. Read more
SKYLOTEC to present its portfolio for tactical operations units
1/30/2017 SKYLOTEC, Industry

SKYLOTEC to present its portfolio for tactical operations units

SKYLOTEC will be presenting a full range of tactical rope access technology products at the IWA Outdoor Classics and Enforce Tac trade fairs. The manufacturer of fall protection equipment, which designs and produces in Germany, will be presenting specially designed equipment to fulfil the demands of special units, task forces, the police and military, as well as private personal protection, at the exhibitions held in Nuremberg. Read more
SKYLOTEC Ignite Series of harnesses wins German Design Award
10/24/2016 SKYLOTEC, Vertical Rescue College, Permanent Fall Protection, Industry

SKYLOTEC Ignite Series of harnesses wins German Design Award

The IGNITE SERIES of harnesses made by SKYLOTEC impresses with its many clever details, which make it considerably easier to use by people working at heights. The manufacturer of fall protection equipment has set a new benchmark in terms of design and comfort – and has once again been recognised accordingly. The specialists based in Neuwied, Germany, have won the gold prize in the Germany Design Awards 2017. This top international prize is awarded every year by the German Design Council (“Rat der Formgebung”) for a unique product design. Read more
SKYLOTEC adds DEUS Rescue devices to its product range
9/12/2016 SKYLOTEC, Permanent Fall Protection, Industry

SKYLOTEC adds DEUS Rescue devices to its product range

The acquisition of a Slovenian manufacturer of descent devices in May 2016 opened new horizons to SKYLOTEC. Now, SKYLOTEC expands its rescue device product range and acquires the assets and intellectual properties of the DEUS Rescue descent device range. Read more
Safety Check PEANUT I and Y
8/11/2016 SKYLOTEC, Vertical Rescue College, Permanent Fall Protection, Industry

Safety Check PEANUT I and Y

We have become aware of a potential error in the manufacturing process of our products PEANUT I and PEANUT Y. For your own safety, we ask you to please check all the products in your possession. We want to avoid the use of a faulty product in all instances, as this could potentially result in severe damage/s. Read more
SKYLOTEC: New capacities with ANTHRON
5/22/2016 Vertical Rescue College, Permanent Fall Protection, Sport, Industry

SKYLOTEC: New capacities with ANTHRON

SKYLOTEC takes over the Slovenian family-owned company ANTHRON. With this, the specialists for fall protection extend their production capacity and enlarge their product range at the same time. ANTHRON is one of the most important manufacturers and developers of special hardware and safety devices for the industrial fall protection and the sports sector. Read more
SKYLOTEC receives new ISO certification
5/21/2016 SKYLOTEC, Vertical Rescue College, Permanent Fall Protection, Sport, Industry

SKYLOTEC receives new ISO certification

Read more
Marking of renewed via ferrata sets SKYSAFE II
4/14/2016 Vertical Rescue College, Sport

Marking of renewed via ferrata sets SKYSAFE II

Due to a defective carabiner closure (return spring) last year, we made a recall of SKLYOTEC via ferrata sets SKYSAFE II. Affected sets can still be sent to SKYLOTEC for review. Here the sets will be checked. Should an error exist, it will be corrected immediately. Here you can find out how to recognize a renewed via ferrata set. Read more
SKYLOTECs Rescue Pro 2.0
4/13/2016 Vertical Rescue College, Industry

SKYLOTECs Rescue Pro 2.0

Read the experience report of one of our users from the company Abseilon in Phoenix/Arizona Read more
SKYLOTEC awarded as outstanding employer
2/23/2016 Vertical Rescue College, Permanent Fall Protection, Sport, Industry

SKYLOTEC awarded as outstanding employer

SKYLOTEC has been awarded with the TOP JOB label for outstanding employer qualities. In a nationwide performed comparison of in total 103 medium-sized enterprises we impressed with good results. Employees at SKYLOTEC appreciate, for instance, the good working atmosphere and their various areas of operations. A strong identification with the enterprise encourages a more outwardly-oriented reflection of our core values. SKYLOTEC protect people from falling from a height. Read more

Items 1 to 20 of 115 total