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MissionEase chosen for Nexans cable layer

Nexans Aurora

Vestdavit has secured a major breakthrough for its MissionEase multi-boat handling system for mission bays, after winning the contract to equip the Nexans flag ship cable layer Nexans Aurora. The high-end Nexans cable laying vessel (CLV) has been designed by Skipsteknisk in Ålesund and will be constructed by Norwegian yard Ulstein Verft. At 149.9m in […]

Training program gets ‘hands-on’

training

Vestdavit has developed a new and scalable training program that can be adapted to fit the requirements of any course participant, including davit operators, ship crews, ship technicians and service partner technicians. The new easy-to-follow training program and its supporting documentation have been devised by our skilled pool of instructors, whose knowledge and experience covers […]

Made to measure for US customers

Lindblad TSB-2500

Vestdavit has been delivering davits to customers in the U.S. since the early 1990s, but the start-up of a U.S. subsidiary in September 2017 recognizes the fact that North America has become our biggest single market. Establishing Vestdavit, Inc., based in Seattle, represents a new strategic commitment in support of our longstanding U.S. customer base, […]

Adding strength in depth

William

Two significant new hires have been made, each of which in its own way will strengthen both Vestdavit as a company and its interactions with its clients. As far as our customer-facing team is concerned, William Goodall joins us following his appointment as Area Sales Manager with responsibility for the UK, India and Middle East […]

Vestdavit Tow Winch : TW-4150

Tow Winch 4150

A distinguishing feature of the Vestdavit range of boat-handling solutions, and one of the reasons for our continuing success as a davit supplier, is the emphasis we place on safe handling across a variety of ship speeds – whatever the sea state. Exemplary is the thinking behind the electrically-powered TW-4150 tow winch, which is capable […]

Exhibition in New Orleans

VR simulator

Vestdavit will attend the International WorkBoat Show in New Orleans 28-30 November 2018. Please visit us at stand #1348. We are ready to talk to you. Come and try our new VR simulator.

New service partner in South Africa

shake hands

To strengthen our local presence, Vestdavit AS has been going through an evaluation phase for the last months to appoint a preferred service partner in South Africa. We have signed an agreement with Novamarine, which as of October 1st is a division of Sturrock Grindrod. This service partner, we believe, will serve as a very […]

No substitute for the ‘VestWinch’

PAP-16000

In bringing its largest ever singel point davit to market, with a 16-tonne loading capacity, Vestdavit recently showed once more how a decision taken years ago continues to pay dividends in setting itself apart from the competition. At the heart of our latest PAP-16000 is the most powerful winch developed in-house, whose 50 m/min handling […]