Survival Craft Inspectorate (SCI), a leading global provider of emergency marine evacuation systems, has appointed two new distributors as the business targets growth opportunities in Scandinavia.

SCI has agreed partnerships with Danish firms Hysafe and Hytek, both part of the Hytek Group. The companies will have sales and installation rights for SCI's Safelaunch lifeboat release and retrieval systems (LRRS), which comply with the latest Solas MSC.1 / Circ 1392 guidelines.

This latest agreement follows similar SCI announcements of partnerships in Holland, Belgium, Germany and Greece.

Jos Lems, SCI’s Rotterdam-based Head of Global Sales, said: “We’re delighted to have agreed partnerships with two industry-respected businesses in Hysafe and Hytek. We’re confident these latest agreements will play a key role in ensuring we achieve our growth plans for the region.”

Johnny Hauberg, Managing Director of Hytek, said: “This agreement is of benefit to both parties as we have added a highly regarded product to our business, which has an industry-wide reputation for quality and service. This partnership will directly benefit our customers, helping them to comply with the latest industry regulations.”