For over 50 years, we have been working to make sure that you have the most reliable, innovatively designed and precision manufactured tools and equipment to do your job. All Paratech products are designed and manufactured in house, at the factory in Frankfort, Illinois. We take pride in providing the highest quality rescue products used every day to save lives.
Paratech is the industry leader in Air Lifting Bags with top quality traditional flat bags while also leading the way with entirely new innovative designs. Paratech Air Lifting Bags are made of the highest quality materials to provide peak performance and with dozens of 'ease of use' design choices.
For more than 50 years Paratech has set the standard for high quality heavy-duty forcible entry tools. These tools are designed to pry, pound, puncture, twist and cut open or remove all types of barriers between emergency personnel and the life they are saving. From our popular full line of Hooligan Tools to our powerful Percussive Rescue Tool (PRT), to our compact & versatile Pry-Axe, Paratech has led the way in design and manufacturing of dependable and unstoppable forcible entry tools.
Paratech Pod Systems (Tri, Bi and Mono) are the strongest high angle systems available. All kits come with a carrying case and all of the bases needed. Use AcmeThread or LongShore Struts and Extenstions to create a system for your desired length. Paratech's elevator rescue equipment can lock down an elevator car or securely attach to an elevator entry door casing for rope rescue down the elevator shaft.
From breaking concrete to cutting the remains of a melted tanker shell apart, Paratech delivers the punch.
The Paratech Damage Control System (DCS) brings maritime damage control shoring into the 21st century. Speed, strength, flexibility and capability are the hallmarks of Paratech’s DCS . Everything about the system has been designed to simplify the difficult task of damage control shoring and improve response time.
The Special Mission Tender (SMT) is a rescue response trailer containing equipment packages for Trench Rescue, USAR or both. It's a one-stop-shop for everything you need for rescue, organized for quick mobile response.
Paratech's Rescue Support Systems for Structural Collapse consists of a full array of vertical shoring equipment and raker shores. With the Absolute Raker, Paratech has the only fully mechanical raker shore available. Absolutely no wood is needed for cross-bracing. Standard Rakers (with wood cross-bracing) are still available as well as upgrade kits, Expansion Kits, and Flying Raker Kits. Urban Search and Rescue Teams around the world rely on the strength and simplicity of Paratech's Structural Shoring equipment to successfully accomplish rescues safely and efficiently. Test
Paratech offers a 2-day, 3-day and week-long training courses to enhance your department’s capabilities with Paratech equipment. We will discuss, demonstrate, and perform techniques for real world applications. The training will be performed by certified Instructors that have gone through a rigorous Paratech training program that enables them to provide the finest instruction on Paratech products available.
Paratech offers void fill cushions, pneumatic control equipment and shoring struts for trench rescue. Paratech's strut systems are unrivaled in strength and simplicity, making them perfect for trench rescue scenarios.
Vehicle stabilization is the first step in extrication. Paratech offers a wide range of stabilization solutions from passenger cars to fully loaded tractor trailers and even locomotives.
Robust equipment that can take the abuse, Paratech's air lifting bags are the smart choice for quarry production use.
Paratech produces the only air lifting bag ATEX certified for use in explosive environments. Paratech products are the standard for mine rescue teams everywhere, but also see extensive use in production and maintenance roles as well.
Paratech's Damage Control Shoring System is a world-first innovative mechanical shoring system. It is the simplest, strongest, easiest, quickest and most capable maritime shoring system in the world, and an essential addition to any commercial vessel. Paratech also offers industry-leading Air Lifting Bags used widely in mechanical maintenance and load shifting.
For rail rescue incidents, Paratech offers the only strut system strong enough to shore the immense loads. Paratech's Air Lifting Bags are often also used to solve a variety of day to day concerns, such as a load-shifting, car re-railing, and maintenance.
Paratech Air Lifting Bags are the perfect solution to your pipeline maintenance problems. With their unique ability to easily lift on cylindrical objects, and ATEX certifications for use in explosive environments, Paratech Air Lifting Bags can be used on pipelines anywhere. A lightweight option, inflatable with a foot pump, Paratech Air Lifting Bags can be used easily in the field as well.
Paratech is rescue to the core. Our products are designed for rescue with a focus on strength and ease of use in the harshest environments.