Skarshaug Testing Laboratory, Inc
Since 1950 Established in 1950 by Safety Pioneer, Paul Skarshaug, STL remains family owned and operated after 60 years.
|Testing Hub of the Nation
Centrally located in Ames, Iowa, in a new state-of-the-art facility, STL remains a hi-voltage testing hub, serving customers in all 50 states and abroad.
Accredited Lab A charter member of the Association of North American Independent Laboratories for Protective Equipment Testing (NAIL for PET), STL becomes the first NAIL accredited lab in 1982.
|Leader in the Field
For half a century, STL is a leader in developing standards and procedures through participation in the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), and NAIL
- Electrical Rubber Gloves & Sleeves
- Cover-up Gear (Blankets, Hose, Hoods, etc.)
- Live Line Tools (Hot Sticks, Rescue Hooks)
- Insulated Tools
Replacement service on rejected items--even odd-hand gloves and sleeves--is available if authorized by the customer. STL stocks a very full inventory of most of the common items used, and can special order nearly any items currently manufactured by the leading names in the industry
Hot Stick, Hoist, Jumpers, & Grounds Shop
STL has it's own hot-stick & hoist repair and test shop to perform in-house repair, refinishing, and certification of hot-sticks and hoists from most of the leading manufacturers, including A.B. Chance, Hastings, Hook, Little Mule, and Salisbury. Assembly, testing, and repair of protective and insulated jumpers and personal protective grounds is also available.