This material contains millions of tiny air bubbles making the boots lightweight and giving excellent thermal insulation.
Eng. Giuseppe Bellotti helps shine some light on the new EU Regulation on Personal Protective Equipment.
Presented at the A+A fair, Vibram Arctic Grip Pro is the “all-rubber” solution designed by Vibram for situations requiring a maximum grip on icy surfaces, especially when they are wet, with special features particularly suited to the world of professionals.
At the last edition of SICUR in Madrid, the Spanish company presented a new clog model specially designed to satisfy the needs of professionals who require protective, ultralight, footwear with a reinforced toe-cap, which is capable of withstanding up to 1500 kgs of pressure.
Dike, the division dedicated to safety footwear for the Calzaturificio Orion Group S.p.A., becomes independent from its parent company, strong from the 200 thousand pairs of shoes and 50 thousand garments sold in the last year alone, with a turnover of 9 million euros.
From 20 to 23rd February 2018, Sicur in Madrid is a complete safety fair on all fronts, serving as a bridge between South America and Spain
Founded as a manufacturer of uppers in 1993, in Lac, Albania, in just a few years, the Alba Shoes Group […]
‘From tyres to soles’: this is the philosophy at the heart of the project that has seen the growth of Michelin in the sector of high performance soles for footwear. From outdoor to occupational safety, and from lifestyle to extreme sports, the French company has revolutionised the sector, introducing innovations developed in strict collaboration with footwear partners of reference in various markets.
In 1959, FTG Safety Shoes S.p.a. began studying, producing, and directly selling safety footwear, arriving at a position of leadership in the market. An attentive selection of the very best and most innovative raw materials, together with the know-how acquired over decades of experience, have in fact made FTG’s products highly resistant with maximum performance, while also guaranteeing the end user a high degree of comfort.
For more than 20 years, Diadora Utility has been uniting scientific research in the field of safety footwear and technical workwear with the latest fashion trends. For 2018, the key concepts that best represent the new collection are breathability, water resistance, and cushioning.
Work and safety shoes increasingly go beyond the concept of mere ‘protection’, a concept that rather becomes the starting point in offering the end user an increasingly high level of comfort. Accordingly, we find work and safety footwear that is lightweight, breathable, capable of keeping the foot dry, without seams, and with highly technological and anti-fatigue soles, etc. From A+A 2017, the worldwide leading platform of reference for safety and health at work, which is held every two years, – here is a selection of the latest innovations that best interpret this important trend.
State-of-the-art safety footwear is no longer satisfied with only being safe, while ensuring maximum comfort. Now, it insists on also being aesthetically appealing and a pleasure to wear, even outside of work. From A+A 2017 in Dusseldorf, the two-year international fair of reference for safety and health in the workplace, we made a selection of some of the proposals that best represent these new trends in safety footwear.
The new solution studied to adapt the sole to any kind of surface, make safer the ground contact, have full control in every condition at work without sacrificing comfort.
A high performance work sneaker fitted with a Michelin sole, inspired by the brand’s Alpin 5 winter tire, was presented in a preview at the last edition of A+A
The German event once again confirms itself as the world’s leading trade fair for safety, security and health at work, with more than 67 thousand trade visitors present in the Messe Dusseldorf exhibition complex from 17 to 20 October 2017.
Slippery surfaces and uneven terrain can be life-threatening in the workplace. A reliable and solid technical shoe is, therefore, essential for better safety.
Acting as a bridgehead between Alba Shoes, the Albanian group with more than 20 years of experience in footwear manufacturing, and the European market, the Italian company Alba & N is specialized in the production and sales of work and safety shoes
A public strongly characterised by the presence of footwear manufacturers: this is the promise of the 6th WFC – World Footwear Congress, which will be held on 4 and 5 April 2019 in Naples.
Pepe Jeans London presents an innovative collection of sneakers, which thanks to a special TiO2 film, helps to eliminate pollution by simply coming into contact with sunlight, while protecting the feet at the same time.
The world of footwear gets ready to kick off the 87th edition of MICAM, which opens under the claim “Be inspired by Art, ye who enter”.
Across-the-board interview with engineer Giuseppe Bellotti, Technical Director of CIMAC, the Italian Centre for Footwear Application Materials
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