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Work Boot Technology


Learn about the most valuable tool on your job
... your work boots!


Roll up your sleeves and get ready to learn about the science and engineering that goes into the making of your favorite work boot brands in the footwear industry.


Click on a brand to learn about its specific technologies

Chippewa Boot Technology
Chippewa Boots
Carolina Work Boot Technology
Carolina Boots
Timberland PRO Work Boot Technology
Timberland PRO 
Wolverine Work Boot Technology
Wolverine Boots
*Under Construction*
*Under Construction*

Important Note: Every brand has their own Research and Development Team of engineers that design their brand-specific technologies.

While each brand gives their patented technologies unique, scientific names, all of the boot manufacturers provide similar features across the board that meet the ASTM safety standards required by OSHA.

What are
ASTM/OSHA Standards?
Read about them here!

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