Hewey Training Rafts

"Hewey" training life rafts are specifically designed for training organisations that require a survival training raft that really lasts and will take the rigors of continuous use of survival training courses in the oil, gas, rig and aviation industry.

Hewey training rafts are similar in appearance to a traditional reversible aviation life raft. Each raft can be customized to suit any Liferaft used in existing training courses.

Constructed of circular section closed cell foam coated in 2mm thick Polyurethane - a technique LSG developed for use on Rigid Inflatable Boats (RIB's).

Conventional training rafts may last 1 year in a swimming pool environment, The Hewey raft will last a minimum of 5 years*. A reduction in maintenance and repair costs with NO air leaks and weak fixing points the Hewey requires minimal maintenance for continuous use in a commercial environment.

Hewey training raft hanging
Hewey training raft outside

Shipping to any destination worldwide from our head office in Fremantle, the 'HEWEY' is sized to fit into a 20ft sea container.

OPITO have approved the Hewey for practical use providing the organisation has a conventional aviation life raft for viewing purposes.

Closed cell foam coated in Polyurethane on buoyancies, arches and boarding ramps. Hypalon fabric used for floor, canopy and apron.

Optional Equipment:
Soft webbing lifting sling

We manufacture these rafts in 6, 12 and 14 person capacities.

5 years on foam structure*
2 years on fixtures and fittings
*Full warranty details available upon request

Exsisting Clients:
Enertech, Qatar
MOG Training, Thailand

Model Hewey Training Rafts

We also have models of our Hewey training rafts available. A perfect addition to your full sized Hewey and great for classrooms.
Dimensions: 67cm x 70cm x 13cm (L x W x H)

Hewey model open
Hewey model closed