ACE Linear Winches
ACE Linear winches are engineered, designed and manufactured for a wide variety of applications requiring high line pulls. They are suitable for use in land based shore pulls, offshore wire rope deployment and recovery operations, landfall, pipe-pulls, construction, salvage and other associated direct pulling operations.
Our Linear Winches offer a higher line pull-to-weight ratio than conventional styles of winches. The linear winch is available in two versions, the more compact intermittent version, or the continuous pull version which provides a smooth continuous operation. Both versions are available with line pull capacity up to 500 tonnes for high capacity at low line speeds.
- Maintain constant pulling force over full length of pull
- Grippers lock on the product automatically if power fails
- Straight line pulling action extends product life
- Accommodates large diameter product sizes
ACE Winches designed, engineered and manufactured a 200te SWL Linear Chain Pull-in Winch for rental to BW Offshore. ACE Hire Personnel operated the Linear Winch, and supported installation and hook up operations on the client’s FPSO. The FPSO works in territorial waters off the coast of Nigeria, West Africa.