As of the early days Holmatro product developers have focused on better performing, lighter rescue equipment and new smart solutions to make your rescue procedures safer, quicker and easier.
First manufacturer to introduce hydraulic rescue tools operating on a pressure higher than 500 bar. The birth of more compact and lightweight hydraulic tools.
Introduction of the dead man's handle resulting in safer operation: Uniform, ergonomic and controllable.
First lightweight spreader, less than 19 kg. For easier handling and carrying.
First ram with twin plungers. The creation of a double spreading length without the risk of bending a long plunger.
First lightweight combi tool. For easier handling and carrying.
First lightweight (<13 kg / 28.6 lbs) cutter with a relatively large blade opening (125 mm / 4.92") and more cutting power.
First twin-plunger 16 tons / 35,273 lbf ram.
Introduction of the Holmatro Personal Power concept for improved ergonomics: One man, one pump, one tool.
First hydraulic cutter in the high-performance H-category (EN 13204) anticipating new developments in the automotive industry.
First automatic locking hydraulic coupler for safer working conditions.
Introduction of hydraulic shoring struts allowing a combination of shoring and lifting: Holmatro PowerShore.