North Sea Winches were proud to be exhibiting at the annual Seawork exhibition at the Mayflower Park in Southampton last week.

This week saw the fantastic GF-140 Winch leaving our facilities heading for the Shetland Isles to be installed on the MFV Renown LK52 Vessel.

The pictures show the winch just leaving the paint booth with our fantastic new standard company paint ready to be prepped for shipping.

Some performance data for this Fishing winch can be found below:

  • 12 tonnes at 30 metres/min on 1st layer, 248mm mean diameter
  • 5.2 tonnes at 69 metres/min on 9th (mid) layer, 568mm mean diameter
  • 3.4 tonnes at 103 metres/min on 16th (top) layer, 848mm mean diameter
  • Hydraulic capabilities 195 litres/min at 225 bar for 39rpm

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We will be in Southampton exhibiting at Seawork from 3rd  - 5th July, we hope to see you there!


Pop by stand number PO89 and say hello!


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Last week saw the delivery of three CWE-150 winches coated in our fantastic new standard paint and pictured here coming straight out of the paint booth!

These winches are heading to

Another bespoke project manufactured in house, to meet client specifications and in line with ship systems. This project really was a pleasure to be involved with. The scope involved one 56 Tonne Towing Winch (GM-2000), one 48 Tonne General Hydraulic Winch (CWS-300) and a Dual 75kw Electro Hydraulic Power Unit (EHPU).

 Here are some of the key performance figures for the package: