Category: News

New life for LifeSaver

2008-05-06 | News

The maritime safety company CM Hammar is focusing on the consumer market through the acquisition of the brand LifeSaver, including production and all rights. LifeSaver consists of a series of specially designed lifebuoys with a number of unique features. They are used by the Swedish Sea Rescue Society (SSRS) among others.The lifebuoys are distributed through Watski and are already available […]

Illustration of activation of a the Hammar Lifebuoy Release System with a Electronic Release Unit (ERU) set-up

Hammar Lifebuoy product news

2007-05-06 | News

The difference between life and death when someone goes overboard from a ship or vessel can be the time it takes to launch a lifebuoy to the person in the sea. Most lifebuoys nowadays are fitted in a holder on the bridge with or in similar remote areas, where quick access takes some time to reach. Hammar has now developed […]

Hammar easy release – New product

2006-04-06 | News

Hammar easy release – Manual release hook To manually release a liferaft is many times the last possibility to launch a liferaft in a controlled manner before the vessel goes down. CM Hammar has developed a patented “Easy Release” slip hook system. The new product has several strong advantages: Strong construction in stainless steel, that will withstand 15 kN lashing load. […]