|FireRescue1 Press Release|
August 10, 2011
RESQTEC Wins Prestigious "Best of the Best 2011" RedDot Design Award
St. Louis, MO - At the Interschutz 2010, RESQTEC introduces the ProfixMax strut as one of the tools within the Octopus system. This year the Strut won his first prestigious price! Octopus is the first system in the world that integrates hydraulic rescue tools with the most powerful and versatile lifting and stabilization devices. This gives you one system with a solution to all Heavy Rescue incidents.
The ProFix Max is an essential part of the Octopus system.
Besides the NT lifting bags, Cribbing Blocks and the Hydraulic Ram, ProFix Max is an essential tool within the Octopus system. ProfiX Max is the most capable shoring device, unmatched in capacity, ease of use and safety. The unique automatic locking device allows it to be used for lift support, stabilization, moving and even trench rescue.
The strut can be operated pneumatically, mechanically and hydraulically by using the RESQTEC V-Series Ram.
Comments of the Red dot design award jury:
"Consisting of various supporting cylinders, the system by RESQTEC is for use in emergency rescue situation in which lifting and stabilization work has to be performed quickly on site."
"Focusing on a well-thought-out design and the use of high quality materials the product communicates a very high sense of stability, reliability and safety. It is a heavy-duty performance tool featuring sophisticated design and branding, a novel product in this area and a new realm for creativity in industrial design."
RESQTEC is very proud that this product is the Winner of the Red Dot “best of the best” design award and congratulates all designers and users of this product.
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