Many of Luxfer's products are used to protect people and equipment in emergency and conflict situations.
Protection of emergency service personnel: Our super-lightweight LCX-SL® breathing-air cylinder, incorporating our latest carbon composite technology, offers significant weight saving to emergency service personnel operating in dangerous environments where every ounce counts. Learn more about our life-support cylinders.
Protection of military aircraft: Luxfer’s ultra-fine atomised magnesium powder is a principal ingredient in infrared counter-measure flares used to protect aircraft from heat-seeking missile attack. Luxfer is the largest producer of atomised magnesium powder in the world. Learn more about our magnesium powder products.
Protection of military personnel: Several of Luxfer’s Elektron® rolled magnesium alloys qualify as military armour material. Good ballistic performance and low density provide high-level troop protection and fuel conservation while maintaining manoeuvrability critical to the success of armoured vehicles. Learn more about our magnesium plate products.
Escape equipment: The latest Luxfer carbon-wrapped cylinder technology has been developed to provide rapid-exhaust lightweight cylinders for inflation of aircraft emergency escape slides. Luxfer has also developed miniature cylinders for use in personal escape sets. These provide sufficient air to safely exit from a burning building, ship, train or other smoke-filled environment. Learn more about our escape cylinders.
LUXFER GROUP - a global materials technology company