Lidan Marine has over the past decades delivered a broad range of umbilical, tether and steel wire rope winches for subsea applications.

Every winch is designed by Lidan Marine with the aim to fulfill and exceed client requirements and expectations. This can be various demanding restrictions such as available deck space, environment, weight, volume and transportability.

SINCE 1909


Our winch is always as a minimum designed in accordance with the latest edition of,
DNVGL-ST-0378 Standard for offshore platform lifting appliances
DNVGL-ST-E273 Portable Offshore Unit

Optional classification (as per below) can also be added to your design criteria:

ATEX – Zone II – Operation
IECEx – Zone II – Certification
Machinery Directive, 2006/42/EC
Low Voltage Directive, 2006/95/EG
EMC, 2004/108/EG
RoHS, 2002/95/EG

Our standard operating temperature range is +40 to -20 deg.C with special “kits” for extreme cold and extreme heat condition available.


Lidan Marine winch technology combines the latest functions with the highest demands on durability. A winch from Lidan Marine can be fully customized for any specific need you might have.

Some examples from clients are:

Hydraulic or electric winch drive
Constant tension or AHC function
“Drop in Drum feature” for safe and fast change of the drum