450Te Reel Drive System Go back


Swan Hunter can provide Reel Drive Systems and Reels for installation and storage of cables, umbilicals and flexible pipelines. Our 450 Tonne Reel Drive System can accommodate industry standard reels from 5.0m to 11.4m diameters (14.0m diameter reels can be accommodated upon request).

The Swan Hunter 450Te Reel Drive System features include:

•        450 Tonnes Capacity (Reel + Product)
•        Can operate in Constant Tension and Manual Pay in / Pay Out modes
•        78Te.m Torque at 1.5rpm
•        Versatile RDS for flexible, umbilical, and cable installation / recovery
•        Twin Screw Jacking System provides large vertical jacking travel to accommodate all Standard Reel Sizes
•        Compatible with Industry Standard Reels
•        Option to provide Skidding Track System for Multi-Reel Deck Layouts
•        Road Transportable (6 off 40ft containers)
•        Can be offered as RDS only, or with ancillary lay spread equipment
•        Controls can be linked to deck tensioner to provide a fully synchronised, failsafe, lay spread

Please see attached specification sheet for our 450Te RDS.