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Conventional davits

Conventional lifeboat davits

Safely launch and retrieve your totally enclosed lifeboats with VIKING Norsafe conventional davits.

Our lifeboat davits are available in a wide range of safe working loads, lowering heights and weights. VIKING Norsafe davits are produced in-house and manufactured in accordance with SOLAS and national authority requirements ensuring high quality products and safe operation for your crew.



    Key features of VIKING Norsafe lifeboat davits

    • Approved according to SOLAS LSA and MODU Code regulations

    • Designed for safe maintenance and operation

    • Special solutions available for extremely high or low temperatures

    • Alternatives for ATEX or IEC EX specifications for operation in hazardous zones

    • Project specific solutions for  retrofit

    • Designed and manufactured at VIKING Norsafe facilities




    LH lifeboat davit
    LH lifeboat davit VIKING Norsafe

    E - lifeboat davit series

    Davit typeDavit fit boat typesSafe working loadDavit system weight (dry)
    E-65JYN-57, JYN-65                     6625 kg5500 kg
    E-90MATHILDA-7.4, JYN-74,
    JYN-75, JYN-80
    9174 kg7800 kg
    E-110MIRIAM-8.5, MAUD-9.411214 kg8000 kg
    E-150JYN-100, MAGGIE-10.715290 kg10700 kg

    LH - lifeboat davit series

    Davit typeDavit fit boat typesSafe working loadDavit system weight (dry)
    LH-140JYN-74, JYN-75,
    JYN-80, MIRIAM 8.5,
    JYN-85, JYN-110              
    15290 kg8300 kg
    LH-185 MKIIIJYN-11520387 kg11200 kg
    LH-230
    23000 kg

    LHD - lifeboat davit series

    Davit typeDavit fit boat typesSafe working loadDavit system weight (dry)
    LHD-60JYN-57, JYN-656110 kg4150 kg
    LHD-90JYN-74, JYN-75, JYN-80    9174 kg6000 kg
    LHD-110JYN-75, JYN-80, JYN-85        11214 kg7000 kg
    LHD-150JYN-10015291 kg9000 kg
    LHD-200JYN-115, MINIMA-882000 kg11000 kg
    LHD-230MAXIMA-12023466 kg13000 kg

    Building a new vessel or platform?

    When making boat and davit choices for newbuildings, there are plenty of design and maintenance strategy decisions to make – as well as regulations to be aware of. And short-term savings in the first phase can quickly evaporate as operational realities take over.

    VIKING offers unbeatable safety and convenience with a well-deserved reputation for solving the challenges our customers face. Choose the world’s best boats and davits – we’ll take care of the rest.

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