Waterproof Workwear – Protection against the extremes


Working Xtreme by Elka

Many people work in roles that involve being outdoors and are often exposed to the unpredictable British weather.

Working outside on a cold and rainy day can be an unpleasant experience especially if you are wearing clothing that is not fit for purpose. The rain can slowly seep in to the garments resulting in not only feeling cold and wet but suddenly tasks become more difficult to complete especially if the wet clothing has become a hindrance to the wearer.

Elka have developed the Working Xtreme range of clothing, which has been designed for wet conditions. It keeps the wearer warm and dry while still being able to perform the task in hand without being obstructed by the rain.

The Waterproof 2-in-1 Breathable Jacket is popular amongst those working outdoors for a variety of reasons including:

  • 300Dx300D Oxford Polyester
  • Water column: mm H2O: > 8.000 mm
  • Breathability: 5.000 g/m2/24h
  • Taped seams
  • Detachable lining
  • Reflective stripes on shoulder, front and back
  • 2-way zipper
  • Hidden/detachable hood
  • Double storm flap with press buttons
  • 3 pockets with zipper
  • Inside pocket with zipper
  • Print access
  • Adjustable wrist and lower hem
3 pockets with zipper
detachable hood
Detachable hood
Storm flap

The Visible Xtreme Jacket is a premium Scandinavian quality high visibility jacket that is waterproof, breathable and compatible with Elka’s thermal zip-in lining. This jacket is incredibly versatile and is ideal for working in a wide range of industries and conditions where hi visibility clothing is required.

Key features include:

  • Double stitching on reflective bands
  • Sleeves with velcro adjustment
  • ELKA Zip-In compatible
  • Reflective bands
  • Extra back length
  • Reinforced shoulder and elbow
  • 2-way zipper and double storm flap with press buttons
  • Hidden/detachable hood
  • Hidden pocket with zipper in storm flap
  • 2 pockets with zipper
  • Multi-function pocket with smart phone pocket, ID pocket, pen holder and key loop
  • Adjustable lower hem
  • Reflective and contrast details
  • Inside smart phone pocket with penholder and key loop
  • Print access
Raindrops Visible Xtreme pocket
Smart phone pocket with penholder and key loop
Sleeves with velcro adjustment
Double stitching on reflective bands

The Working Xtreme trousers are made from highly waterproof and breathable 300Dx300D Oxford Polyester that are specially designed to be worn either on their own or as an over-trouser.

Key features include:

  • Taped seams
  • Water column: mm H2O: > 8.000 mm
  • Breathability: 5.000 g/m2/24h
  • 2 pockets with zipper
  • 2 back pockets with velcro
  • Cargo pocket
  • Double tool pocket
  • Cordura® knee reinforcement
  • Adjustable waist
  • Zip in leg

The Lightyear Voyager Boots are an ultra-lightweight fully waterproof safety boot with hard wearing rubber heel support system and scuff cap protection for added durability.

Key features include:

  • Very lightweight – only 520g per boot
  • Non-metallic composite toe and midsole
  • 100% waterproof membrane
  • SRC slip resistant PU double density sole
  • Smooth leather upper with mesh inlays
  • Hard wearing rubber heel support system
  • Scuff cap protection for added durability
  • Shock absorbent comfort footbed
  • EN 20345 S3 WR SRC
  • Size 3 – 13
Safety Boots Lightyear Waterproof Boot