Innovative solutions for wildland firefighting
Vallfirest is a reference manufacturer of equipment, tools and solutions for wildland firefighting.
In the last years wildfires have been evolving in intensity and speed, creating more and more problems to the existing extinction systems. The great wildfires that have taken place in recent years requires new strategies, new tactics and new equipment’s and tools.
At Vallfirest we work hand by hand with analysts and industry professionals from all over the world, who transmit their needs and experiences to us. This continuous flow of information, helps us to optimize the existing tools and develop more disruptive and better tools, machinery and equipment’s that allow us to act more efficiently and effectively and, above all, allow us to better protect our society and the forestry ecosystems.
The world is facing the wildfires of the 21st century and we work every to provide Innovative Solutions for Wildland Firefighting.
The vft1 helmet was designed to meet the needs of units that intervene in wildfires and rescue operations. Made of high-quality materials, it offers a high level of protection with the front visor and protective side which is specially designed to protect the ear area. The vf1 is a comfortable and versatile helmet that can be connected to a number of accessories. Standards EN16471, EN16473, EN12492, EN397 and EN443 (par 4.12.1 / par 4.12.3 / par 6.6).
The multi-purpose tool Gorgui is designed exclusively for wildland fire fighting. It was created out of the experience and needs of firefighting brigades with the greatest of experience using manual tools. The main feature is the versatility on all types of ground. The innovative design has made it possible to replace the 3 most commonly used tools in widland firefighting with just one to avoid carrying so many different tools. Gorgui v2 can chip, pull, excavate, rake, escarp, cut grass or be used as a small brush.
The vft 20 liter backpack pump is a major advance in ergonomic professional equipment. Designed for use in various operations, it offers more comfort, performance and operability for firefighting brigades combining the use of backpack pumps with manual tools.
The vft Xtreme Mask offers a complete protection of the face and respiratory tract avoiding the inhalation of contaminant particles, gaz and vapors. A multipurpose device that allows to continue working under extreme conditions. Standards: EN ISO 11612:2015, EN ISO 13688:2013, EN 15614:2007, EN 140:19998, EN 143:2004+A1:2006.
Designed to protect people and goods threatened in emergency situations due to wildland fires either because of an eruption of fires in urban areas or entrapment situations during extinguishing operations.