Riverseal in Action

Riverseal® is a world leading brand of TPU Coated Fabrics and TPU Films manufactured by Rivertex Technical Fabrics. For over 35 years Rivertex have been at the forefront of innovation and design in the field of Technical Fabrics. The Riverseal® Brand is the culmination of this experience that has taken both Rivertex Technical Fabrics and Riverseal® to be market leaders in the production & supply of Technical Textiles to the Marine Safety, Medical and PPE markets.

The Riverseal® range of TPU Coated Fabrics and TPU Films are built around 4 key area's

Reliability – Tested, Approved and Certified to International Standards

Durability – Manufactured to last. All Riverseal materials are produced using the latest technologies and highest quality raw materials

Quality – Quality Control is at the heart of Riverseal®. Every meter of Riverseal® material is Quality Control inspected to ensure conformity.

Performance – The Riverseal® range of materials are designed to be used 'when performance matters'.


Riverseal® for Marine

Riverseal for Marine

The Riverseal® range of materials was originally designed for Life Saving applications. Marine Safety is at the heart of this and Riverseal® by Rivertex and offers unrivalled knowledge and experience in this key market. For over 20 years Rivertex® has been a world leading manufacturer of TPU Coated Fabrics and Films within Marine Safety focusing on:

  • Life Jackets
  • Life Rafts
  • Survival Suits
  • Immersion Suits
  • PFD's and Life Preservers

Riverseal® offer manufacturers of these key products comfort in the knowledge that their products are designed and produced to exceed market requirements.

Riverseal® is also intrinsically linked with the Diving market where the Riverseal® range of materials is extensively used in the production of:

  • BCD's
  • Wings
  • Drysuits
  • Surface Suits
  • SMB's
  • Marker Buoys

As in the Marine Safety sector, failure is not an option in the Marine Leisure market and Riverseal® ensures that performance is at the heart of every production. In the market the Riverseal® technology is often mixed with the rugged qualities of Cordura® base fabric to offer a product that excels in tough environments.


Riverseal® for Medical

Riverseal for Medical

Riverseal® for Medical is a range specifically designed to meet the high testing standards and everyday usage criteria of the international medical market. Riverseal® for Medical is approved & certified for products going into Hospital, Care Home & Residential properties with ranges specifically designed for high washing criteria now essential in most medical items. Manufactured by Rivertex, Riverseal® for Medical has a proven history in the market and is certified for usage in a wide range of medical applications such as:

  • DVT & lymphedema Garments
  • Static and Dynamic Mattresses
  • Mattress Cover's
  • Slide Sheets
  • Compression Garments
  • Inflatable Air Cells
  • Pressure Relief Mattresses
  • Slings
  • Patient Mobility

The Riverseal® Brand is a market leader in the field of Life Saving applications and is the culmination of decades of product design, development, certification and a proven track record. Product testing and quality assurance is at the heart of the Riverseal® brand with every meter being inspected and guaranteed to comply the Riverseal® Quality Promise.


Riverseal® for PPE

Riverseal for PPE

Riverseal® for PPE is designed and built around the protection, safety and wellbeing of the user. The Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) market relies on quality and reliability in markets when failure is not an option. For over 20 years, Rivertex have been a key player in the PPE market, manufacturing a range of materials to the below fields:

  • Army
  • Ballistic Protection / Body Armour
  • Fire Service
  • Police
  • Work wear
  • Chemical suits
  • Extreme Temperature Garments
  • High Visibility
  • Anti-Static
  • Petro Chemical

The emergence of Riverseal® as a leading manufacturer of materials for Military, Police & Commercial Ballistic Protection / Body Armour over the past 10 years is in large down to the innovation and design undertaken to push and challenge the market parameters. Through a process of internal testing, certified body accreditation and real life usage, Riverseal® by Rivertex has developed to be the leading coated textile offering Lightweight, Strong and Durable protection in this crucial lifesaving market.

RIVERSEAL® ... When Performance Matters

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