Seagoing vessels of a large size are usually make use of an anchor chain stopper. Chain stopper allows to use a windlass without a break, because chain stopper will function as a brake. This allows to reduce the cost of a windlass installed on the ship.
What we offer
For the optimal anchoring configuration we supply anchor chain stoppers of various models and for all chain sizes. According to Bureau Veritas, any seagoing vessel to be equipped with a windlass with brake load of 80% of chain’s breaking load. The larger the ship the stronger chain it has to have, consequently, brake load of windlass increases as well. Shipbuilders use chain stoppers to avoid using over expensive winches. It takes the load meant for the windlass. For that we supply anchor chain stoppers of various models:
Please, send us an enquiry via firstname.lastname@example.org, include model and size of a stopper(s) you need, and other related information. In case you do not know what size of equipment you need we can calculate it for you based on the dimensions of your ship.
As alternative to chain cables we offer steel wire rope cables. In order to handle your anchor(s) and chain(s) and to equip your deck with machinery we design and deliver anchoring windlasses and capstans.
In addition to our anchoring equipment we offer mooring solutions: synthetic fiber ropes, Dyneema ropes, variety of deck fittings and mooring winches and capstans. Moreover, we offer combined winches and capstans applicable for both anchoring and mooring. If none of our anchoring/mooring winches/capstans solutions does not fulfill your needs, we are capable to design a special winch of basically any application to fulfill your request.