Safety bootsmade in France, in the historical family factoryGaston MILLE,with industrial know-how that the 5th generation defends.
Now after more than a century of experience in the footwear business, this production is manufactured in the historic family-run Gaston MILLE factory, with industrial craftsmanship handed down through five generations.
The brand's footwear is renowned for combining safety, comfort, quality and robustness with industry-specific requirements.
It is worn by workers inlogistics, construction and industryas well as by workers in specific environments such asoil rigs.
1912®is committed to the craftsmanship ofFrench industryand the values of Made in France.
UPPER Full grain leather (2 to 2.2mm thick), water and oil repellent, strong, supple and long lasting - all our leathers are selected with great care. No side stiches for greater sturdiness. Sides grip loops for easy on and off. Natural soft lining. Cushioned and soft upper for more flexilibility and comfort to avoid overheating. Retroreflective strip for better visibility on construction sites and roadsides. Wide opening at the back of the boot for easy on/off.
PROTECTIVE TOE CAP Fiberglass (10% lighter than steel with superior strength), athermic & non-magnetic. Comfort skirt: plastic extension to avoid feeling the toe cap when bending the foot.
ANTI-PUNCTURE SOLE Stainless steel penetration-resistant midsole
LINING Sanitized® lining => the Sanitized hygiene function protects from the formation of fungi and provides long-lasting protection. Fast evaporation, allowing to feel drier and cooler, with temperature regulation. Good resistance to abrasion. Back reinforcement: avoids overheating due to friction.
REMOVABLE & ANATOMICAL INSOLE Mille Soft®, ultra thick PU foam (1.5 cm) for optimum comfort, ergonomic, moisture absorption, good breathability, anti-abrasion and anti-fungal, washable at 30°C. Arch support, shock absorption in the heel area, soft optimal comfort. Possibility to insert an orthopedic insole.
EXTRA-LARGE STUDDED OUTSOLE PU/PU - excellent shock absorb + grip on all types of ground, optimal stability, abrasion resistance of external toe cap reinforcements (stone guard)
UPPER HEIGHT 29 cm
COMFORT SOLE FUSIONGRIP® Ultra-light Polyurethane with high energy return (67%) - BASF® High Rebound.
OUTSOLE FUSIONGRIP® Polyurethane - 4 mm outsole resistant to abrasion, cuts, hydrocarbons, chemicals and acids. Sharp studs to improve grip on all types of ground - rough, rocky, unsteady, muddy or slippery surfaces.
(1) Liquid evacuation on the sides to prevent aquaplaning (2) 1 cm deep for better grip on ladder rungs (3) Turbo Flex System® : anti-torsion arch support (4) Shock Absorb® : shock absorption in the heel to protect the back and joints - anti-fatigue effect (5) 7 mm high profiled studs for better grip (6) Ridges on the front and back to prevent slipping (7) Large, spaced, flexible studs to prevent grit from getting stuck - self-cleaning sole (8) Flex zone - no discomfort to the natural rolling of the foot
SPECIFICATIONS Large contact area for improved stability and maximum grip. Generous, wide fit for long-lasting comfort.
COMPLIANCE SB Exigences fondamentales (innocuité, confort, résistance écrasement et chocs au niveau des orteils). Protection des orteils testée avec un impact de 200 J et une compression de 15 kN. A Antistatic shoe E Energy absorption in the heel region FO Fuel Oil resistant sole WRU Water Resistant Upper P Penetration resistant sole (1 430N) HI Insulation of the sole against Heat CI Insulation of the sole against Cold SRC High performance grip. Slip Resistant outsole on ceramic tile wet with soap solution and on smooth steel with glycerol (oil)
Full grain premium leather - oil and water repellent
USE Outdoor, construction, agriculture, green spaces, extreme and difficult conditions, risky industrial environments (mines), special hazards, heavy industry (oil platform), harsh outdoor environments (specific soils; metal chips, ballast, glass...)
LONG LASTING - ECO-FRIENDLY For more than 110 years, Gaston MILLE has been improving safety footwear by limiting its impact on the environment and by choosing quality materials that are more sustainable and eco-responsible.