Safety Protection Equipment is a brand of premium grade PPE born and raised inside Italian rubber and plastic goods historical manufacturer and engineering company: Mestel Safety. Mestel Safety is also part of the family owned OceanReefGroup whom encompasses all the businesses of the Gamberini family ranging from scuba diving, to snorkeling, medical and protection equipment. The group’s and family history go back 70+ years – known initially for its work as an OEM manufacturer – then gradually moving into creating brands with a foothold in various markets, the diversification mentality of the group has always been evident. In 1993 a US based company was acquired and during the same period of time, from the first Gulf War to the invasion of Iraq, the PPE products became of central focus again, culminating in the creation of a full line for NBC protection, military application, civil protection and anti-riot.
One of the first Gas Masks to move to a concept where the visor bears weight and gives rigidity to the product, while lodging a comfortable and reliable seal, the SGE masks are an appreciated, Italian Made, high quality product. The 30 yearlong physical presence on the US market has given Safety Protection Equipment a satisfying reach and has proven convenient to create synergies for unique military productions and projects with US government related companies. With an Italian and American soul, the Group thrives in the everchanging landscape of modern markets, investing in the core knowledge related to materials, molding, engineering of Full-Face products.