Vestdavit’s PLR-Type is a robust and reliable single point davit that has been designed for use when reliability is the highest priority.

The compact PLR-Type davit is ideal for MOB and FRC handling, but is equally suitable for workboats. It can be built to a modular, skid mounted design for easy installation and maintenance, and can be exchanged between ships to meet changing davit requirements.

With lifting capacities ranging from 2,000 kg to 15,000 kg, the PLR Type marine davit is flexible, light, compact and resilient and comes complete with Vestdavit Dynamic Shock Absorber and hydraulic boat guiding arms, which ensure safety of the boat crew.  It features the high degree of redundancy for which Vestdavit is renowned.

PLR Type davits are hydraulically operated with stored power via accumulators in compliance with latest SOLAS requirements. They can be installed with optional, Wave Compensation System on winch, Hydraulic Wire Puller, Hydraulic Limit Switch and Remote Control.

The PLR Type single point davits are CE certified in accordance with the Marine Equipment Directive; and fully approved by DNV-GL, while other class society approvals are available on request. A PLR-7000 Type davit is also available in NORSOK-compliant version.