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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

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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
Courtesy Safety Notice: AustriAlpin COBRA Buckles
2/21/2016 Industry

Courtesy Safety Notice: AustriAlpin COBRA Buckles

All information concerning the courtesy safety notice and the inspection of the click buckles (COBRA®) can be found here. Read more
Inspection notice BEAMTAC AP-017
1/4/2016 Vertical Rescue College, Permanent Fall Protection, Industry

Inspection notice BEAMTAC AP-017

Due to recent events, please inspect your BEAMTAC (Art. No. AP-017, Batch No. 225376 to 254052) as described in attached manual. Read more
NEW: IGNITE SERIES - The harness range with sophisticated details
11/1/2015 Permanent Fall Protection, Industry

NEW: IGNITE SERIES - The harness range with sophisticated details

With their new range harnesses IGNITE SERIES SKYLOTEC sets new benchmarks with regard to ergonomics and design. The personal protection equipment (PPE) against falls from a height is designed such that the user hardly notices it when wearing and consequently enjoys wearing it. The harnesses from this series are available in different versions suitable for almost all scopes of application, and they represent a genuine relief for all who need to be secured when working at heights. Read more
NEW: DOUBLE carabiner series facilitates left-handed and right-handed working
11/1/2015 Permanent Fall Protection, Sport, Industry

NEW: DOUBLE carabiner series facilitates left-handed and right-handed working

With the DOUBLE series, SKYLOTEC presents new carabiners with twistlock and trilock closures that can be rotated by 180°. This is an optimum solution for all employees who work left-handedly or two-handedly and need to climb. Read more
NEW: Anchor point JAMBTAC for all door widths
11/1/2015 Permanent Fall Protection, Industry

NEW: Anchor point JAMBTAC for all door widths

SKYLOTEC have extended their large and varied product range by a new door jamb anchor truss. JAMBTAC is the name of this mobile anchor point that has been given a unique feature by the fall protection specialists: With this truss it is possible for the first time to cover all conventional door widths. Read more

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