Case Studies

ACE Winches supplies winch solution for the DolWin Topside Float-over

ACE Winches, a leading global supplier of specialised marine deck machinery, successfully mobilized and installed a winch package for use on the jacket installation and float-over of the DolWin Topside platform.

The DolWin platform is one of the world’s largest high voltage direct current (HVDC)…

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ACE Mooring System for Brent Delta decommissioning project

Leading global deck machinery specialist, ACE Winches successfully mobilised a 6 point mooring system to anchor the Iron Lady Barge used on the Brent decommissioning project.

The equipment, designed and manufactured by ACE Winches at their global headquarters, Turriff, Aberdeenshire is now in situ…

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Platform Installation Package for Aasta Hansteen Topside Transfer

ACE Winches successfully delivered two ACE120te Hydraulic Drum Winch Packages for the recently completed Aasta Hansteen SPAR Platfrom Installation. The winch package was used during the topside transfer from the semi-submersible heavy transport vessel White Marlin, to two S-Class vessels for a dual…

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Electric Stinger Winch Package for North Sea Rigid project

ACE Winches engineered, designed, manufactured and installed an Electric Stinger Winch Package for deployment on board the DLV2000, a Construction / Pipe Lay Vessel. 

The complete package was controlled from a Central Stinger Control Cabin located on the deck of the new build vessel, which was for…

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Pull-In Winch Package for Stampede Development Project

ACE Winches was contracted to provide a Pull-In Winch Package, ACE Personnel and ACE Engineering for the Stampede Green Canyon Development Project situated in the Gulf of Mexico. 

The ACE Pull-In Winch Package was required to pull in two umbilical’s to the Stampede Tension Leg Platform (TLP).…

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Lift and Tow Winch Package for Gwynt y Môr Offshore Wind Farm

ACE Winches Hire Division supplied a lift and tow winch package on board a construction support vessel, the Polar Prince for Gwynt y Môr Offshore Wind Farm installation.

Located off the North Wales coast in Liverpool Bay, the Wind Farm is one of the world’s largest with 160 wind turbines.


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ACE 500te Linear Winch for  Hess Stampede project

ACE Winches designed, engineered, manufactured and installed for rental an ACE 500te Hydraulic Linear Winch Package foroperation in the Gulf of Mexico on the Hess Stampede Project. 

The Linear winch successfully installed eight steel catenary risers into dedicated hang-off porches for the tension…

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ACE 4-Track Tensioner Package for  Ichthys LNG project

ACE Winches supplied McDermotts an ACE 50te SWL 4-Track Tensioner package for the support in laying 49 kilometers of umbilicals for the Ichthys LNG project.

The umbilicals spread across a 400 square kilometer area of the Itchthys field, in the Browse Basin, about 220 kilometers offshore Western…

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ACE 200 Tonne Reel Drive System for  Jankrik complex development project

ACE Winches was awarded the contract to supply TechnipFMC an ACE 200te Reel Drive System for Jankrik Complex Project.

The Jangkrik project located in the Muara Bakau PSC working area, approximately 70 kilometers off the coast of Makassar Strait, Indonesia, at water depth ranging from 200 to 430…

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ACE Winches secures contract for a 500te Reel Drive System to Oceaneering

The 500te RDS was designed and manufactured at ACE Winches facilities. The product range includes a 200te and a 400te RDS  which were  developed for high tension spooling and have been used in the deployment and recovery of subsea products such as umbilicals, risers and flow lines, flexible…

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