Windlass

Windlass, a kind of big deck machinery on vessel, is designed to recover & release anchor and anchor chain. It is normally installed on main deck of vessel stern, and used combined with winch.

Windlass is consisting of base, bracket, gypsy wheel, brake, chain wheel, gearbox, electrical control system( except for manual windlass) etc. Electric windlass has motor with it and hydraulic windlass has hydraulic pump station. The windlass is chosen according to the vessel, dimension of anchor & anchor chain.

Windlass can be categorized according to:

  • Driven method: Manual, Electrical, Hydraulic, Pneumatic etc.
  • Dia.of anchor chain: φ12–φ120mm.

We can supply high quality marine windlass including hydraulic combined mooring windlass, hydraulic single windlass (two drum / three drum), electric windlass, etc

Various Class Society Certificates such as LR, ABS, BV, IRS, NK Certificates can be supplied.

Should you have any inquiry, please feel free to contact us!