Free Standing Capstan

Designed for Safe and Efficient Handling of Vessels

Free Standing Capstan

Free Standing Capstans are designed and manufactured for safe and efficient handling of vessels. By preventing the heavy lifting of mooring lines, capstans greatly reduce handling time for mooring linesmen.

Capstans are typically an integral part of the complete QRH package manufactured and supplied by Glen. Available in standard versions with a nominal pull from 1 ton to 3 tons, Glen capstans can also be supplied as separately freestanding units or add-on units.

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Standard Configuration

GLEN provides a wide range of add-on options which can fit most different mooring situations, and ensure safer and more intelligent operation.

Motor Power (kW) Line Pull (kN) Start pull (kN) Area Classification
5.5 10 20 Hazardous 1-2/21/22
7.5 15 30 Hazardous 1-2/21/22
11 20 40 Hazardous 1-2/21/22
15 30 60 Hazardous 1-2/21/22

Customization Options

Optional Features

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Save time and improve safety with Glen capstans

Correctly specified capstans offer valuable safety and efficiency benefits as part of a well-designed mooring system. Glen’s experience in designing and manufacturing QRH systems means we are experts in recommending capstans, either as part of an integrated system or as a separate requirement.

Whatever your needs, our team will help – discuss your requirements with the Glen team today.

Quick Release Hook Resistant

Resistance to

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Compliant with International Standards
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Resistant to Extreme Temperatures
Quick Release Hook Corrosion Resistant

Resistant to

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