Substation Safety Equipment

We stock the latest safety equipment & PPE from leading brands such as CATU and Oberon. Whether you are looking for insulating gloves, insulating matting, earthing & short circuiting kits, ArcFlash equipment or rescue hooks, sticks and kits - we have it all.

Seaward KD1E High Voltage Indicator

SKU: KD1E/15D, KD1E/KAD, KD1E/19S, KD1E/33, KD1E/22, KD1E/19, KD1E
Portable, neon and digital potential indicators for confirming voltage on earthed neutral systems These instruments let you confirm the presence of voltage on earthed neutral electrical systems. They conform in design lengths to the recommended ... Read More...

The Sofamel SP-01A Chain Support Post are part of the Sofamel signs, bird anti-collision and beacon devices range. Read More...

The Sofamel SP-52A Plastic Chain Delineators are part of the Sofamel beacons, signs and bird anti-collision devices range. Read More...

The Sofamel ST-64 Warning Tape (B/Y) is part of the Sofamel beacons, signs and bird anti-collision devices range. This tape is ideally suited for areas where access cannot be prevented and a specific work area needs to be taped off. Made from polyethylene laminate, this tape is 80 mm wide and is printed on both sides in yellow/black and white/red colour strips. Read More...

The Sofamel ST-63 Warning Tape (R/W) is part of the Sofamel signs, bird anticollision device and beacon range. Ideal for taping off specific work areas. Constructed from polyethylene laminate, this tape is 80 mm in width and is printed on both sides in yellow/black and white/red colour strips. Read More...

Sofamel VTBR-3/36 Bipolar Voltage Detector is a two-pole detector with high impedance probes for Medium Voltage networks. It includes optical signalling of voltage presence and is suitable for indoor use. Range of use voltage: From 3 to 36 kV AC. Manufactured according with IEC 61481 standard. Read More...

The Sofamel VT-OAD DC Voltage Detector includes AC Induced Voltage Indication, a voltage range of DC voltage 500 V to 5.000 V and operating temperature of -25°C to 55°C. Features a full self-checking system with automatic disconnection after two minutes without detection. Humidity Range: 20 to 96 %. Indication of alert status: High luminosity green LED. Read More...

Sofamel VT-OA DC Railway Voltage Detector has a voltage range of DC voltage 500 V to 5.000 V and operating temperature of -25°C to 55°C. Includes a full self-checking system with automatic disconnection after two minutes without detection. Humidity Range: 20 to 96 %. Indication of alert status: High luminosity green LED. Read More...

Electronic voltage detector with integrated micro controller and direct contact detection. Guarantees a safe indication even within conflicting electric field environments. Work temperature range: from -25°C to +55°C. Self-ignition when voltage presence. Indoor and outdoor use by appropriate insulating pole to the detector voltage range. Connection to the pole by Universal head. Manufactured according to IEC 61243 Standard (except voltage range). Read More...

Using the Sofamel Analogic Voltage Detector Medium Voltage - Optical, voltage presence is indicated by LED lights. This voltage detector includes a self-checking system by way of an integrated piezoelectric generator. Suitable for indoor use by insulating pole (according to the rated voltage of the detector). Connection to the pole by Universal head. Read More...

Using the Sofamel Analogic Voltage Detector with Pole, Medium Voltage - Optical, voltage presence is indicated by LED lights. The voltage detectors includes a self-checking system by way of an integrated piezoelectric generator. Suitable for indoor use by insulating pole according to the rated voltage of the detector. Read More...

Electronic voltage detector with integrated micro controller and direct contact detection. Includes advanced technology acquisition that guarantees a perfect and safe indication even within conflicting electric field environments. The detection of voltage presence is indicated by a high luminosity red LED and high acoustic pressure buzzer. Manufactured according to IEC 61243 Standard (except voltage range). Read More...

Sofamel High Resolution Voltage Detector Medium Voltage – Optical & Acoustic

SKU: VT-22/66U, VT-15/45U, VT-4/12-U, VT-3/10U, VT-10/30U, VT-11/33U
Electronic voltage detector with integrated micro controller and direct contact detection. This voltage detector includes a self-checking system for its complete circuit by the press of a test button. Work temperature range: from -25°C to +55°C. Self-ignition when voltage presence detected. According to IEC 61243-1 Ed2 and UNE-EN 61243-1/2006+A1.2011 standards. Read More...

Sofamel IEC High Tech, High Voltage Detector – Optical & Acoustic

SKU: VT-225/420U, VT-45/420U, VT-66/220U, VT-63/150-U, VT-90/225-U, VT-150/420-U
Electronic voltage detector by micro controller and direct contact detection. Work temperature range: from -25°C to +55°C. Self-ignition when voltage presence. Connection to the pole by Universal head. According to IEC 61243-1 Ed2 and UNE-EN 61243-1/2006+A1.2011 standards. Read More...

The Verifying Unit is used to ensure the correct operation of the Voltage Detector. The unit is connected to the antenna (via two crocodile clips) and produces voltage, it allows to check for correct readings on the Voltage detector. Can be used in conjunction with both the VTBR-3/36 and VBD-3/36 Bipolar Voltage Detectors. Read More...

The 45° angled Antenna are designed to work with VBD-3 type Bipolar Voltage Detectors. It is excellent for use in hard to reach spots. Read More...

Sofamel VBD-3/36 Bipolar Voltage Detector is a two pole voltage detector suitable for use in Medium Voltage networks. Voltage range: from 1Kv to 36 Kv AC/DC. Automatic start-up using detection of voltage. Automatic disconnection after two minutes without detection, staying in stand-by situation. Read More...

Sofamel PEKE-5/36 Compact Electronic High Voltage Detector comes with a telescopic operating pole. Voltage presence is indicated by three red flashing LEDS. Rated voltage: 5 to 36 kV. Frequency: 50 Hz / 60 Hz. Total extended length with to voltage detector is 82 cm. Total length closed 34 cm. Read More...

Personal omnidirectional electric field detector. When the user approaches an electric field between 10kV and 66kV and exceeds an approximate distance of 1m for 10 kV and 3m for 66kV, the voltage detector emits a sound to notify the operator that he/she is within a danger area. This sound will continue until the user moves away from the voltage source. Optimized for use in distribution / transformer substations & overhead lines. Operating range: 10 kV to 66 kV. Operating frequency: 50 and 60Hz. Read More...

The V-Watch Voltage Detector provides an additional layer of safety by identifying and alerting the user to the existence of electric fields or energized electrical equipment surrounding high voltage electrical systems. Audible and visual alarms increase in frequency the closer the worker gets to the high voltage source. Typical initial warning distance is about 7 feet (2.13m) from a 4kVAC conductor. Warning distance increases with higher voltages. Read More...

The Sofamel Bayonet to Universal-K Adaptor is a converter head from bayonet to Universal-K. Read More...

The Sofamel Bayonet to Universal-K Adaptor is converter head from Universal-K to bayonet. Read More...

The Sofamel Hexagonal to Universal-K Adaptor is a converter head from Hexagonal-12 to Universal-K. Read More...

The Sofamel Universal-K manoeuvring hook is equipped with the Universal-K type connection. Read More...

The Sofamel Universal-K to Polivalent adapter is designed to convert head from Universal-K to Polivalent. Read More...

Telescopic pole with two sections made of reinforced fibreglass tube Ø 40 and 32 mm with humidity-proof seals on each end, hand protector, grip, tip and M (Metric-10), U (Universal), B (Bayonet) or P (Hexagonal + Metric-10) head. The ... Read More...

Sofamel Multiuse Poles

SKU: BSC-A***
Connectable multiuse pole with two or three sections, made of polyester and fibreglass tube Ø 39 mm and polyurethane foam filling with U (Universal) or B (Bayonet) head. Includes carrying bag. According to IEC 60855 and UNE-EN-50508 standards. ... Read More...

Pfisterer P4 Earthing Clamps

SKU: 360 332 001
Pfisterer P4 Earthing Clamps primary function is to connect the earthing cable to the earthing systems connection point. It is imperative that the max. short-circuit currents (Ik /1s) must match for the earthing and short-circuiting cables as well as for the clamps. Max cross section: 120mm2, Max short-circuit current: 23,7 lk 1 s (kA), Clamping range: 2mm - 20mm, Clamping width: 38mm, weight: 782g Read More...

Pfisterer P3 Earthing Clamps

SKU: 360 330 002
Pfisterer P3 Earthing Clamps main purpose is to connect the earthing cable to the earthing systems connection point. It is crucial that the max. short-circuit currents (Ik /1s) match for both the earthing and short-circuiting cables as well as for the clamps. Max cross section: 95mm2 ,Max short-circuit current: 18,7 lk 1 s (kA), Clamping range: 2mm - 20mm, Clamping width: 38mm, weight: 754g Read More...

Pfisterer P2 Earthing Clamps

SKU: 364 903 001
Pfisterer P2 Earthing Clamps connect the earthing cable to the earthing systems connection point. The max. short-circuit currents (Ik /1s) have to match for the earthing and short-circuiting cables and also for the clamps. Max cross section: 150mm2, Max short-circuit current: 29.6 lk 1 s (kA), Clamping range: 6mm - 32mm, Clamping width: 57mm, weight: 526g Read More...

Pfisterer P1 Earthing Clamps

SKU: 364 904 001
Pfisterer P1 Earthing Clamps main function is to connect the earthing cable to the earthing systems connection point. It is imperative that the max. short-circuit currents (Ik /1s) have to match for the earthing and short-circuiting cables as well as for the clamps. Max cross section: 120mm2, Max short-circuit current: 23.7 lk 1 s (kA), Clamping range: 4mm - 20mm, Clamping width: 48mm, weight: 382g Read More...

25mm Fixed Earthing Point from Pfisterer is characterised as ball pin, straight with outside thread. Maximum installation torque: M10: 33 Nm, M12: 56 Nm, M16: 135 Nm Read More...

20mm Fixed Earthing Point from Pfisterer is characterised as ball pin, straight with outside thread. Maximum installation torque: M10: 33 Nm, M12: 56 Nm, M16: 135 Nm Read More...

The Sofamel Erlain overhead lines earthing kit offers complete versatility and ease of use. It can be used in conjunction with a Voltage Detector to ensure that no voltage is present. Please note that the voltage detector is not included. This kit includes 3 telescopic metal poles, a fibreglass insulating pole, a pole lift, coil with 3 copper cables, earthing rod and a convenient carry bag. Read More...

Sofamel Earthing Single Earthing Leads contain the MPU/B or MPU/H clamp which allows the earthing connection of lines in order for repair operations to be carried out. This kit includes an MPU aluminium alloy clamp closing by screw, a copper cable, TT-38A self-milling earth lathe and a carry bag. Read More...

The Sofamel Earthing kit is designed to provide safety to the operator and protect against an accidental voltage return while repair or maintenance to overhead electricity lines is being carried out. The kit complies with IEC 61230 standard and includes MPU clamps made of aluminium alloy, MPUP carrier clamp, PVC insulated copper cables and much more. Read More...

The Sofamel PATL-MPLB Earthing and short-circuit kit is intended for work on MV overhead lines to protect against voltage return or accidental commissioning while maintenance and repair operations are being carried out. The kit complies with IEC 61230 standard and includes MPL aluminium alloy made clamps, MPLP aluminium alloy made carrier clamp, copper cables with PVC insulation and much more. Read More...

The Sofamel PATL-MC Earthing and short-circuit kit is designed for use on medium voltage overhead lines to prevent shock from returning voltages. The kit complies with IEC 61230 standard and includes MC aluminium alloy clamps, dispenser head with hook and M-10 thread, copper cables with PVC insulation and much more. Read More...

The Sofamel PAT-MPL Earthing and Short-Circuit kit is phase earthing equipment designed specifically for use on HV overhead lines. This kit is compliant with IEC 61230 standard and includes MPL aluminium alloy clamps, PVC insulated copper cables, TT-50 milling earthing lathes and nylon bags for transport and storage. Read More...

The Sofamel SZ51M Rescue Kit includes all of the crucial rescue tools in one convenient set. Included in the kit is a BS-45 rescue pole, a 5-36 kV voltage detector with pole, a pair of class 3 gloves and much more. Read More...

The Sofamel SZ51S Rescue Kit includes all of the essential rescue tools in one convenient set. The Kit includes a BS-45 rescue pole, a pair of class 3 gloves, SZ-57 insulated wire cutter and much more. Read More...

The Sofamel Manoeuvring and Rescue Kit is intended for use in all types of electrical emergencies where there is a risk of electrical shock. The kit includes a 1.5 m telescopic pole, optical and audible detector, rescue hook with universal head and much more. Read More...

The Sofamel BS-90 is a single section Rescue Rod constructed from polyester and fibreglass tubing. This rod has been designed primarily for use in rescue operations to aid in removing a casualty from a danger area. The Sofamel BS-90 Rescue Pole measure 2,75 meters in length and is rated for 90kV. Read More...

The Sofamel BS-66 Rescue Pole includes only one section. Made from polyester and a fibreglass tube with 32 mm diameter. This poles primary use is to remove a casualty from a danger area during rescue opera-tions. The pole boasts a complete length of 2,25 meters and a working voltage of 66kV. Read More...

Wall Mounting Brackets

SKU: BS-45 Brackets
Wall mounting brackets suitable for both the BS-45 Rescue Rod and the BS-66 Rescue Rod. Read More...

The Sofamel BS-45 Rescue Pole includes only one section, it is constructed from a polyester and fibreglass tube with a 32 mm diameter. This pole is used in rescue operations to remove a casualty from a danger ar-ea. The pole measures a complete length of 1.75 meters and a working voltage of 45kV. Read More...

Rescue Hook designed to remove persons from a danger area. This rescue hook is constructed from compo-site materials ensuring that the rod is strong, durable and also completely non-conductive. Ideal for use in both indoor and outdoor situations (but only in dry conditions). Read More...

The Sofamel Double Rung Ladder features fiberglass struts and aluminium rungs. The insulation between rungs of this ladder is 30.000 V and the ladder meets EN 131 standard. Read More...

The Sofamel Insulating Stepladder features struts constructed from fiberglass and aluminium rungs. This stepladder meets EN 131 standard and the insulation between the rungs is 30.000 V. Read More...

The Sofamel EF/S Standard Insulated Ladder is constructed from aluminium and dielectric fiberglass. This ladder offers protection against accidental shock of up to 30,000 V and meets EN 131 safety standard. Read More...

The Sofamel Two Section Manually Extendable Ladder is the idea solution for electricians required to work at heights. The extendability feature of the ladder ensures that the user can work almost twice as high as is pos-sible with standard ladders. This ladder can easily be folded making it easy to both carry and store. The ladder is constructed from fiberglass and aluminium and complies with EN 131 norm. The Sofamel Two Section Manually Extendable Ladder is capable of withstanding 30,000 V. Read More...

The Sofamel Two Section Extendable Ladder With Cord allows for precise adjustment of height and is also highly portable. Thanks to the integrated cord system, the ladder can easilty be extended to the exact height required. The Sofamel Two Section Extendable Ladder is compliant with EN 131 safety standard. Read More...

The Sofamel Extendable/Dual Rung Ladder can offer substantial advantages over its competitors. This ladder can be used as a dual rung ladder or as a single rung extendable ladder. This ladder is constructed from fiber-glass and aluminium, this combination guarantees that the ladder is shock proof up to 30,000 volts. The So-famel Extendable/Dual Rung Ladder is EN 131 compliant. Read More...

The Sofamel Double Rung Extendable Ladder offers maximum versatility in a superior combination of an extendable and double rung ladder all in one. This ladder is constructed from rugged aluminium and fiberglass making it supremely durable. The Sofamel Double Rung Extendable Ladder can withstand voltage spikes of up to 30,000 volts and is EN 131 compliant. Read More...

Sofamel Mechanical Protection Gloves (Category II) function as mechanical protection gloves. Available in a range of fabric types. Read More...

Sofamel Mechanical Protection Gloves are constructed from yellow or grey skiver leather and aid in protect-ing the wearers hands from mechanical risks. Thes gloves are made according to EN 388-2122 and EN 420. Read More...

Sofamel SG-37 Fire Resistant Gloves are protective gloves which are constructed from NOMEX fibre and include fire-resistant properties. The purpose of these Gloves is to be worn under dielectric gloves hence of-fering protection against a possible electric arc. Manufactured in accordance with EN 407 standard. Read More...

Sofamel Insulating Composite Gloves are protective gloves which allow the wearer to work in complete safety without the need for leather over-gloves. These Gloves feature emmense suppleness while also protecting against mechanical hazards. Read More...

Sofamel Dielectric Gloves are insulating gloves ideal for live working environments. These Gloves comply with the specifications of the International Standard IEC 60903 specifications and the European Standard EN 60903. Read More...

Sofamel Leather Overgloves are gloves that can be worn over dielectric gloves to protect the wearer against electric arc risks and mechanical risks. These gloves are constructed from cowhide and feature a 10 cm cuff in cow split and webbed thumbs. They also include a convenient tightening velcro strap on the back of the glove. Read More...

Greatly decrease the threat of severe injuries caused by electric shocks by furnishing your facility with CLASS 4 Insulating Matting. These dielectric carpets are suitable for installing around transformers and switchboards. When an electric shock occurs, the dielectric carpet protects the individuals standing on it and will not conduct the electrical current. This ensures that they can safely complete their duties. Our Class 4 Insulated Matting will greatly improve the overall level of safety in any type of HV environment. Read More...

The Honeywell IsoArc Flash Glove offers both electrical and arc flash protection. They are combination electrical insulating gloves that feature arc flash protection up to 21 cal/cm. These IsoArc Flash electrical insulating gloves feature: both ... Read More...

CATU Life Wall-mounted Life Saving Kit are specifically designed for M.V. Substations. CATU Life Wall-mounted Life Saving Kit Composition 1 insulating stick 1 voltage detector with autotest, 1 rescue hook 1 insulated cable cutter 1 pair of insulating gloves 1 ... Read More...

Our range of Regeltex Insulated Gloves (Class 00 - 4) for live working complies with the specifications of the European standard EN 60903:2003 and the international standard IEC 60903:2002. Regeltex Insulated Gloves (Class 00 - 4) features Regeltex insulated gloves Class 00 ... Read More...

CATU Portable Life Saving Kit is designed specifically to be carried in a vehicle for safety electrical intervention. CATU Portable Life Saving Kit Composition 1 telescopic insulating stick 1 voltage detector with autotest, 1 rescue hook 1 insulated cable ... Read More...

The CATU Rescue Stick 45 KV  is 1.65m long and manufactured from white resin polyester/glass fiber foam filled tube. CATU Rescue Stick 45 KV (1.65m) Features CS45 Rescue Stick 40kV rated lifesaving rescue stick Includes Wall ... Read More...

Customized Earthing Kits

SKU: c-earthing-kit
We design and supply Customised Short Circuiting & Earthing kits. These kits are carefully constructed to meet your unique specifications. To discuss your exact requirements or for further advice, please E-mail us or speak to ... Read More...

CATU Insulating Stick - Basic for detectors, short circuiting and earthing systems. This product enables a stick-length limitation in the case of space requirements and space capabilities. Read More...

CATU Insulating Sticks for detectors and short circuiting & earthing systems. This range allows a stick-length limitation in case of space requirements and space capabilities. For common applications a series of complete sets including 2/3 elements ... Read More...

CATU Insulating Sticks for detectors and short circuiting & earthing systems. This range allows a stick-length limitation in case of space requirements and space capabilities. For common applications a series of complete sets including 2/3 elements ... Read More...

Insulating matting (dielectric carpets) are designed to protect people and parts of electrical equipment at switchboards, transformers and other high voltage workplaces. Insulating Matting (IEC 61111) - Class 3 Insulated matting marked in conformity with the IEC 61111 ... Read More...

Regeltex Linesman Leather Overgloves are worn over insulating gloves to protect against mechanical risks and electric arc risks.  Regeltex Linesman Leather Overgloves are made from cowhide with webbed thumbs, and have a 10 cm cuff in ... Read More...

The Regeltex Plastic Glove Storage Box can be used to store insulating gloves in a flat, unfolded position and also protected from light. The Box is manufactured from injected plastic and comes complete with a handle for ease of transport. The box measures 170 mm x 470 mm x 50 mm and is ideal for gloves of classes 00 and 0. Read More...

Regeltex Pneumatic LV Glove Tester acts as a pump system for the visual inspection of insulating/insulated gloves prior to the commencement of live working. This Tester works by inflating the insulating glove with air therefore allowing the user to detect any potential leakages, particularly at the cuff level. The Regeltex Pneu-matic LV Glove Tester has been made in accordance with EN 60903 and IEC 60903 standards. Read More...

CATU MT5805 Short Circuiting & Earthing Kit (20KA) are standard portable earth kits that have been designed and tested to IEC1230. The kit is supplied with 3 extra-flexible copper 95mm cables of 1.5mtr length and 1 extra-flexible ... Read More...

CATU Telescopic Insulating Sticks for voltage detectors and use in wet conditions. This telescopic insulating stick contains two elements made of resin polyester/glass viber foam filled tube. Item CodeCE-4-21-(*)CM-7-10-ACE-75... Read More...

CATU Insulating Stick

SKU: CF-5-40-E
CATU Insulating Sticks for short circuiting and earthing systems. This product allows a stick-length limitation in case of space capabilities and space requirements. Read More...

Regeltex Cotton Inner Mittens work in conjunction with insulated gloves and aid in limiting the effects of sweaty hand while wearing insulating gloves. In order to sustain maximum user dexterity these gloves are manufactured in mitten form. Read More...