Strengths

Research and development have been the beating heart of Sioen for years and years.

The confection

A comfortable protective suit is the result of several components; the confection is without a doubt one of the most important factors.

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The complex

The thermal and mechanical protection of a suit are assured by the accumulation of textile layers. The assembly of these different layers is called a complex.

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Logistique et QC

Vidal assures the logistics of its products around the world through the integrated platform of the Sioen Group.

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Used standards

An intervention suit has to meet the demands of the EN 469 standard, but it can also be in accordance with other standards such as the EN ISO 20471 and the EN 1149-5.

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Partners

To produce a high-quality protection suit, all the components have to be top of the range. Therefore we rely on selected partners that guarantee an impeccable quality.

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Our laboratory

Our lab is the beating heart of our research. Innovation is our motivation.

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Thermo-man test

This test simulates the survival chances of a fireman when he is caught in a flash over.

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