Search and Rescue Liferaft

  • In the event of an emergency, the Marine Rescue Platform (MPR-10) meet the rapid response time needed to save lives. Designed to get up to 10 people up and out of the water quickly, the MRP-10 Inflatable Marine Rescue Platform is an ideal solution for mariners operating near shore or in intercoastal waterways. Trusted by countless first response and search and rescue organisations worldwide, the dual deployed platform aids in securing large groups of distressed victims safely out of the water or down off a boat as fast as possible. The Marine Rescue Platform (MPR-10) in securing a save place of refuge for large groups provides significant benefits to the users:
    • Suitable for 10 people
    • Quick & easily deployed whichever way it lands
    • Ease of boarding
    • Suitable for large groups
    • Compact & lightweight
    • Compact for ease of stowage
    • Ease of manoeuvrability
    • Carry-on-board
    • Can be utilised to aid an airport crash response
    • Optional survival kit/aids
  • Designed for and used by the United States Coast Guard as their light weight, air droppable 8- person search & rescue liferaft . The POD-8 also fully supports the stowage limitations of US Navy. This inflatable raft is designed for static line air drop applications from helicopter or fixed wing aircraft. With a distinctive and non-reversible octagonal shape the large tube of the liferaft provides a significant amount of additional buoyancy in the event of a puncture. This 8-person POD-8 air droppable raft:
    • Light weight rescue solution
    • Air droppable
    • 200lb buoyancy per person
    • 8-person raft
    • Highly stable in the most severe seas
  • The Transoceanic SAR-6 is Switlik’s finest blue water offshore life raft as utilised by numerous professional search and rescue teams around the world. This rugged transoceanic life raft is constructed of our Nylon-HD abrasion resistant tube fabric and features an auto erecting convertible canopy, twin oversized tubes, and the patented Toroidal Stability Device for the ultimate stability. The boat shape design of the SAR-6 provides extra leg room for six people and offers the highest level of stability and protection from the elements, while our unique canopy design circulates fresh air throughout to mitigate seasickness and keep morale high. The Transoceanic SAR-6 provides a superior design, designed for operations outside the range of rescue helicopters and features that facilitate a longer rescue mission
    • Suitable for around 6-8 with extra leg room
    • Boat shape design aiding stability
    • Safe and simple to enter due to robust canopy design
    • Carry-on-board
    • Can be fully enclosed for added protection
    • Allows good ventilation
    • Ease of storage
    • Quick to deploy
    • High freeboard keeps water out
    • Highly stable with limited occupants and whilst overloaded
    • Tested & approved by USCG and Royal Australian Air Force
    • Auto inflation
    • Highly visible
  • The Solo-Raft offers a highly compact & lightweight rescue solution designed for light aviation use, yachtsman, off-shore rescue and other critical individual rescue missions. Offering quick and effective deployment in an emergency and ease of visibility in diminishing light, the single emergency liferaft provides ease of deployment and safe entry from water, allowing a secure place of refuge. Packed in a compact valise the Solo-Raft provides ease of self-deployment using a disposable Cocylinder. Fully operational within seconds, boarding is made effective through its design, making entry simpler and safer for the user. Enhanced water stability is guaranteed through the advanced dipped floor by lowering the centre of gravity. Safety is of paramount importance, ensuring that the liferaft cannot be accidently separated from the survivor. Immediate thermal protection is ensured through the integrated thermal layer canopy and survival aids are fitted as standard to the liferaft.
    • Compact & lightweight with ease of stowage
    • Ease of operation in diminishing light
    • Integrated tethering line securing life raft to survivor
    • Enhanced water stability through advanced dipped floor
    • Ease of maintenance from disposable cylinder
    • Integrated pre-packed survival equipment & survival aids
    • High level of protection during extreme weather conditions
    • Integrated sea anchor (drogue) to secure position
    • Ease of transportation via portable valise
    • Compatible life jacket