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Emergency Inflatable Shelter

Field Shelter: Multi-Use
Emergency / Disaster / Portable

Inflates in just 40 seconds!

Ideal for the Emergency Services, or anyone who needs a portable and swiftly-erected shelter. Uses include:

  • Casualty protection
  • Medical treatment centre
  • On-site HQ
  • Decontamination facility
  • Mess halls etc
  • Mobile command centre

[Also suitable in a range of other situations, eg vehicle-protection by specialist car-valeting businesses working on prestige vehicles].

Inflatable Shelter

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To discuss your requirements in detail or for a specific quotation, please email us or phone +44 (0) 1202 657814

Key Features

Key Features / Benefits:

  • Light weight, and easily transported and positioned by 2 people
  • Inflates in 40 seconds from a Fire Service standard breathing-air cylinder
  • No generator or fan required to maintain inflation
  • Simple to move, even when inflated
  • Available in 3 sizes (see specifications tab)
  • The floor is attached by Velcro strips. It is easily removed, so that the shelter can be placed quickly over a vehicle or casualty
  • Ventilated via 2 upper openings and a screened window
  • Extendable: the semi-circular entrances at each end are secured with heavy-duty zips, enabling two or more shelters to be attached end-to-end
  • Easy to secure eg in high winds, using the eight tie-downs and ground stakes (additional security flaps to provide standing for sandbags, water drums, vehicles etc are available as an optional extra)
  • A large Service Duct (closable with ties) allows for the connection of power supplies, heating/cooling units, water supplies etc, as well as use with a decontamination/shower unit (available as an optional extra)
  • Strong and durable, so it's ideal for use in long-duration incidents
  • After use, it can be easily deflated and re-packed on site, ready for stowage and re-use


Additional Options:

Shelters can be supplied as basic units, or they can be customised in terms of:

  • Layout / Configuration: by using internal dividing walls, addition of windows and roof-lights, alternative internal linings/insulation, vehicle/sandbag securing flaps, alternative door-shapes etc ..........
  • Ancillary Equipment: we can supply a wide range of equipment, including heating / cooling / water units, generators, pumps, lighting, decontamination/shower units etc ..........
  • Exterior Design: material colour, addition of signage, logos etc ..........
  • We also supply Interlocking Floor Mats, suitable for both interior and exterior use



  • Available in 3 floor-sizes:  4 x 5 metres, 6 x 5 metres and 8 x 5 metres
  • Working Height: entrance 1.85 m max, interior 2.4m at the ridge and 1.8 m at the side
  • Packed size:  approx 96 x 57 x 43 cm  /  55 kg  (4 x 5 metre shelter with cylinder)
  • Standard colours: choice of red, white, blue, gold and green (sand or camouflage can sometimes be available as special options)
  • Manufactured in Germany for I C Brindle & Co. Ltd by DSB - Deutsche Schlauchboot GmbH, part of the Survitec Group.
    DSB was established in 1931, and is one of the most experienced manufacturers in the world for life-saving equipment for civil and military use.



Download PDFInformation Sheet and Specifications (pdf file, 839 KB)



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BH18 8AZ

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