Designed with aircrew and marine applications in mind, SES manufacture, supply, maintain and service a range of individual and multiple occupancy liferafts to suit emergency situations at sea. The product range from SES features all the safety & protection required during a rescue mission in ultra-compact and lightweight designs.

SES as specialists in liferafts for aviation & marine uses:

  • Ultra-compact single liferafts
  • Can be integrated with ejection seat survival pack
  • Servicing specialist for single and multiple occupancy rafts
  • Switlik’s UK & Europes approved distributor
  • Approved distributor & service centre of RFD Beaufort part of the Survitec Group
  • Continuing to design & develop a range of revolutionary survival rafts to preserve life
  • Incorporates survival aids

Switlik’s UK & Europe’s approved distributor

As an approved distributor of the premium Switlik US Coast Guard and Federal Aviation Administration approved liferaft range, SES are able to assist your choice in of liferaft in accordance to your application and fully support you with servicing.

Whatever your application there’s a liferaft to meet your needs

SES can provide a combination of rescue liferafts and rescue platforms, for single and multiple passengers, as carry-on-board devices designed to suit a variety of applications and rescue conditions. Both single and double inflation options offer extended survival times with added emergency features.


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Marine Liferaft Range

Coastal Life Rafts
Coastal or nearshore use-single floor in design, these rafts are suitable to guarantee a rescue within 24 hours from within 10 miles from shore. Designed as carry-on-board devices, they can extend survival to somewhere between 4 and 30 days.

Offshore Liferafts
Offshore or Ocean rafts- single or double inflation tubes with supported canopies, these more robust liferafts with a higher freeboard and increased level of canopy ventilation are designed for use greater than 10 miles from shore and in areas with volatile environments and extreme temperature conditions.

Aviation Liferaft Range

Our aviation liferaft range offer compact, lightweight solutions for ease of stowage on an aircraft. The range comprises single and multiple occupancy and ensure compliance to CAA & FAA for overwater operations.

Search & Rescue Liferaft Range

These air-droppable SAR appropriate liferaft range as utilised by numerous professional search & rescue teams around the world, offer single, multiple platform and emergency flotation devices for up to 10 victims. Simple to deploy, they can be easily detached from any rotary or fixed-wing aircraft.

Military Liferaft Range

Military specification for marine or aviation applications, these rafts offer superb advanced design and proven durability offering effective essential personal protective equipment   for military personnel through tough conditions and climates.

We are an approved service and maintenance centre for a number of manufacturers