Westech HMD is the leader in the offshore pipelay industry providing pipelay equipment for over 25 years. Many of the tension machines are still in operation due to their ruggedness, dependability and our engineering and field service support.
• Track Type Pipe Tensioners tensions pipe at constant tension.
• Solid State Computer Electronics with independent electronic manual control.
• Speed / Tension / Deadband Adjustable by operator at control console.
• Installation Flexibility for port, starboard or center slot, deployment of pipe.
• Synchronized Abandonment and Recovery Winch transfers load in about 15 seconds during automatic transfer.
• Standard Tension Capacities from 20 to 100 ton. Custom tension capacities and features to suit any requirements.
• Complete line of Auxiliary Equipment to transport, align and deliver pipe at a controlled tension speed