Winches/ capstans for mooring


  • Windlasses/ mooring capstans for excellent mooring operations
  • Wide range of options: chain wheels, anchor/mooring line drums, warping heads, etc.
  • Customizable products (on your request)
  • Equipment advise

Product Description

Mooring winches and capstans are designed to operate mooring lines. To do that they are equipped with mooring line drums or warping heads. Winches have horizontally aligned axels, capstans – horizontally. Capstans allow to hide large part of an equipment under the deck. Therefore, capstans are useful on a small deck. Here is an example of mooring winch:

mooring winch


This winch has one engine, one gearbox and three drums to operate with three different mooring lines with one piece of equipment.

We offer winches/ capstans for mooring

We design and supply winches and capstans for mooring operations of different configurations up on your request separately and as a part of turnkey solution.
Major features :

  •          Creative solutions in design & high quality materials (mass-saving)
  •          Advice on optimised deck arrangement design and winch applications for the intended operation
  •          Drive options electric, hydraulic (optional powerpack), combined EH, diesel-driven, pneumatic, manual
  •          Multiple options for controls and monitored operation (load sensing, self-tensioning, etc.)
  •          Dutch production
  •          Short delivery times
  •          All major classification certifications
  •          Excellent conservation options
  •          Repair/overhaul  and service on existing winches, also for other brands


Please, send us an enquiry via, describe what kind of winch you need: required pull, preferred drive, chain/ line diameter, anchor mass/ mooring line length, and other related information. In case you do not know what type of equipment you need we can calculate it for you. In this case, please, provide us with the information about your ship.

Additional products

In addition, we supply HHP anchors: AC-14, POOL, SPEK and others on your request.

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 ropesDyneema 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.