Medium Inflatable Slides


Medium Inflatable Slide Systems

SOLAS Canopied Liferafts


Open Reversible Liferafts (IBAs)


SOLAS canopied liferafts

  • SOLAS A or B pack 100 person or SOLAS B pack 150 person liferafts
  • Regular or self-righting
  • 1 raft packed with slide for quick operation

Open Reversible Liferafts (IBAs)

  • IBA or HSC packs
  • 100 or 151 person capacity
  • 2 ORILs can be packed in one container with slide (very easy to use evacuation system)

General Details:

  • Slide lengths to cover vessel freeboards between 3.8m and 9.3m
  • 731 persons evacuated in 30 min for SOLAS passenger ship requirements
  • 397 persons evacuated in 17 min 40sec for High Speed Code (HSC) requirements
  • Push button system deployment and detachment of slide from raft
  • 150 person rafts translates to very low crewing requirements
  • Simple removal system for rapid, easy servicing
  • 2nd, 3rd etc… liferafts stored close to slide location in separate cradles
  • Zodiac patented Venturi inflation system (fewer gas cylinders & weight saving)
  • Twin tracks for a safe rate descent
  • Easy to use for people of all ages, sizes and abilities

System Specifications:

  • System including liferaft/ORIL in a cylindrical container + slide + aluminum support + cover
  • Manual and remote release system (for complete evacuation system)
  • Float-free device (ship sinking situation)
  • Bowsing arrangement of the primary liferaft: bowsing lines, winch, jammers, blocks and split tube for the bowsing line
  • ClosedMISDims



    Closed Deck Installations:

    • MES cradle support interface
    • Aluminium hull door
    • Rolling door for the inboard side of housing

    Open Deck Installations:

    • MES cradle support interface
    • Ultra light weight fabric housing