Thermal Protection / Ascotherm

Ascotherm TPA: Abandonment Thermal Protection Aid

Survival Suit / Immersion Suit
Ascotherm TPA MK IV
Survival Suit / Immersion Suit
Ascotherm TPA MK II
Survival Suit / Immersion Suit
Ascotherm TPA MK I

Ascotherm Mk IV, Mk II & Mk I

The industry standard for TPAs

Product Highlights
  • The design is outstanding; all seams are welded and 100% water-tight.
  • The inside layer is metallized to retain body heat. Web reinforcement allows unconscious survivors to be carried while in the TPA.
  • Long zip for easy donning. Able to accomodate a mother and small child.
Product Details
  • Designed to keep survivors warm and protected against rain, wind and cold in liferafts and lifeboats
  • Ascotherm is currently one of the most successful designs of TPA available today
  • All Ascotherms comply with the Marine Equipment Directive of the European Community 96/98/EC, and meets all the standards of the SOLAS 74/83, IMO Res. MSC 48 (66), IMO Res. MSC 81 (70), and MCS 226(82)
  • MK IV is additionally approved by Transport Canada and US Coast Guard (USCG)
  • All seams are taped and 100 % water-tight.
  • Inner laminate is metallized to retain body heat.
  • Web reinforcement allows unconscious survivors to be carried while wearing the TPA.
  • Long zip for easy donning. Able to accomodate a mother and small child
  • A lifejacket should always be worn in conjunction with a Thermal Protective Aid (TPA)