A Frame LARS

Hydramec’s A Frame Launch and Recovery Systems (LARS) use a standard range of proven components to reduce lead-times and suited for long term ship/rig board operation working in the most hostile and demanding offshore environments. A Frame LARS are used in deeper waters with up to 6000m of umbilical and are designed and approved to BS EN 12079 for offshore sea transfer. A Frame LARS are operationally Lloyds approved under lifting in a marine environment. Hydramec offers 20 pre-existing approved standard single lift designs the most popular is a skid based around a 20ft container footprint with up to 5.5t swl and 3000m capacity winch subject to cable diameter.

Options can include a AHC (active heave compensation), telescoping A-Frame, Snubber c/w bullet latch, bullets, Air blast/Sea Water oil coolers, Tank heaters, Push/Pull system to aid vehicle removal from TMS without manual handling, sheave wheels and complete spares packages to suit customer needs.

Our products range from 0.5t SWL (safe working load) for more mobile work up to 25t tons, but we are pleased to offer variations to meet any client requirements, a 20ftISO LARS can be built in as little as 7 weeks with your colour choice as we carry the steel work welded and completed in stock.

Download the A Frame LARs Specification here.

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"A well established Lloyds approved LARS Designer, Manufacturer & Supplier."