Mr. Ingström is a specialist in the textile industry with more than forty years of experience in technical fabrics. In 1982 he developed and began manufacturing the Ingström Escape Chute® system and marketing it worldwide.  In 1988, his company, Mobiltex established an office both in Australia and Singapore to expand its operations and to develop close working relationships with its customers and distributors in the Asia Pacific region.

Since 1998 Ingstrom Escape Chutes have been distributed throughout the Australasian region by Mobiltex Far East Pty Ltd. The vertical deployment system for use within the harsh mining environment was developed

In 2012, Ingstrom Escape Chutes Australia Pty Ltd was established to better reflect the company’s core purpose:  to be specialist suppliers and manufactures of the Ingstrom Escape Chutes in the Australasian region.

In June 2017, Total Fire Solutions (Aust) Pty Ltd purchased Ingstrom Escape Chutes which enables a one stop shop for manufacture, supply and installation.