In 1979 Mr. Giuseppe Battaglia founded the Shoes Company BICAP, after more than 30 years of experience in athletic shoes production. In 1989, Mr. Battaglia’s 5 sons created the Shoes Company 5BI, a dynamic company active in athletic, trekking and football shoes production. In a short time the company became and industrial reality and began discovering new markets around the world and working in international business as a leader in safety shoes production with its registered brand BICAP.
Long history in shoes tradition
Technology, innovation, Made in Italy and a lot of passion, the 4 factors on which the internationalization process of the Calzaturificio 5BI S.r.l. is based.
Safety is not only a commercial value but a true passion of the Battaglia family which for 3 generations has been exporting its Made in Italy footwear all over the world. If we add innovation and technology to this passion, the company’s mission is achieved: Absolutely SAFE, which has been guiding the daily work of all BICAP staff for over 40 years.
ESTORIL S3 HRO
Sporty character but at the same time with strong technical contents
Technology at your feet
The ESTORIL S3 HRO model represents the first article resulting from the new collaboration with Bicap, an Italian shoe factory founded in 1979. The upper has been built using the HYPERTEX – PUTEK TECHNOLOGY fabric among the most performing in the world in terms of wear resistance.
The Michelin outsole guarantees the wearer maximum grip on any surface even the most slippery thanks to the design of the interlocked and lamellar tread and reinforced in the toe and heel areas for greater wear resistance. Wide grooves ensure excellent self-cleaning.
The sole guarantees the following benefits
Specifically designed tread on toe and heel area for durability
Interlocked and siped tread design for constant adherence
Radius at the sculptures base increase the self-cleaning while the wide grooves provide excellent liquid evacuation
Shoulder sculptures designed for stability and lateral control