Adding strength in depth


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’


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 […]

US patent confirms MissionEase originality

Vestdavit MissionEase 4

Securing a patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office for our MissionEase boat handling solution for mission bays offers a clear signal to the maritime and offshore industries that the intellectual property rights behind Vestdavit innovation are strongly protected. MissionEase has been widely acknowledged for its originality. Added to the patent safeguard we already have […]

PLi-2000 is ready to go


A strong market position looks assured in the fishing and ferry sectors for the Vestdavit PLi-2000, the newest addition to our davit range whose delivery to shipyards with all equipment already fitted and fully shop-tested has been turning heads. The fully hydraulically-operated, single point A-frame davit is capable of a SWL of 2000kg and is […]

After sales all-time-high


Using original spare parts remains critical to safeguarding the performance and reliability of davit systems and their components, which is why Vestdavit has made it something of a mission to make ship owners aware of the risks associated with third party spares. When lifting personnel at sea, safety must always be the top priority and […]