Frictape’s background in research and design go as far back as the 1970s. Together with our customers, we challenge the prevailing standards and conventions, being constantly on the lookout for new test methods and theories for developing the world’s best helideck nets.
We have solid experience in such products as car arresting system and aircraft arresting barriers, so we can safely say we know what we are talking about. Did you know that the world’s first Airbus cargo nets were made by us?
Our customers operate on all seven seas of the world, from the equator to the poles. This inspires us to make sure that our products are functional, trustworthy and durable in every possible way.
We work in constant cooperation with Europe’s leading research institutes, and also conduct our own university-level research work. Furthermore, we cooperate with various aviation authorities globally.
Our testing service is unique in the market, allowing us to measure the life expectancy of perimeter nets in a trustworthy, standard-complying way. Our operations are run under ISO9001 certification, and all our products carry both ABS and DNV type approvals.