We Aren’t Sacrificing Comfort Anymore

Recently we announced that we have partnered with Milliken & Company to take a fresh approach to solving a decades-old challenge in the flame-resistant apparel industry – that comfort has to be sacrificed in order to provide the right level of safety. With the development of the Bulwark iQ Series, and its exclusive Amplitude G2 […]

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The Future Of FR Is Here: And we’re perfectly comfortable with that

Today we announced the launch of the iQ Series™, a product line that delivers superior comfort through fabric and design innovation — without compromising the trust and safety of wearers. Designed to meet the needs of workers and linemen in the electric utility, oil and gas, emerging energy and NFPA 70E (manufacturing) industries, the iQ […]

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Layering and Undergarments

According to NFPA 70E section 130.7 (C) (9) (a), layering of non-melting flammable garments is permitted to be worn under FR garments for added protection. However, the system arc rating of the innermost FR layer must be sufficient to prevent break open and ignition of the flammable under layer. Only FR layers within the layered […]

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Forecasting, Rig Count, and FR

Most people would quip, predicting the future requires a crystal ball and some magical ‘sayings’.  In business, forecasting market dynamics is much more of an art than science.  However, business builds technology and departments on the science of the past to predict the promise of the future.  From revenue projections, inventory levels, and general investment […]

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Safety 2013: A Retrospective

Two new booths a’ buzzin’. Countless connections made. FR Genius-ing at its finest. And showgirls – dozens of fantailed, feathered showgirls. Sprinkled (and quite impressively spangled) about the conference show floor. These are but a few of the glitzier highlights from Safety 2013 in Vegas. All memories that explain why we at Bulwark described our […]

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