Liferafts for offshore wind assets

VIKING has been manufacturing and servicing liferafts since 1960 and today our solutions protect thousands of workers on all types of offshore rigs, platforms and vessels across the offshore wind energy industry.

Our complete range of throw-overboard and davit launchable liferafts are available in a standard version and an automatically self-righting version with the option for extended 30-month service intervals. VIKING also supplies all types of liferaft accessories such as cradles, hooks, racks and davits.

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Smart asset owners subscribe to safety

Did you know you could source and service your liferafts on subscription?

In fact, this concept has already boosted safety compliance and efficiency on board the 3000+ offshore assets already covered by a VIKING Offshore Safety Agreement.
Learn how this flexible approach uses proactive planning, fast exchange and cutting-edge digital tools to both reduce administration and risk, and to free up resources for your core business.

Offshore evacuation

Specifically for offshore wind substations, our liferafts are often used in combination with our chute-bases SES evacuation systems, which are available for all types of installations.


VIKING liferafts are subjected to rough sea trials, wind velocity tests at forces of 30 meters per second and tested for deployment at extremely low temperatures.

Liferaft servicing you can trust

Our unique global servicing setup makes it possible for us to cover all your servicing needs from a single point of contact.

At our certified and audited servicing stations covering all the worlds offshore oil and gas hubs, experienced technicians follows strict guidelines for high-quality. We are committed to ensure that both our direct booking and Offshore Safety Agreement customers experience efficient and convenient servicing with full documentation - when and where they need it.


Liferafts with extended service intervals

VIKING offers liferafts with an extended servicing interval (S30) in all types and sizes. These liferafts are serviced using a combination of easy 3-step annual on board inspection and standard service every 30 months at a certified VIKING S30 liferaft servicing station.

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Access our liferaft service network

With 280+ state-of-the art liferaft service stations covering all major ports and shipping lanes worldwide, commercial shipowners and operators can trust VIKING to always provide the most efficient servicing solution available.

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VIKING service stations

VIKING liferafts are installed on all types of maritime assets serving the offshore wind – from the largest of substations and construction vessels, to the smallest of crew transfer boats.


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Our expertise is your safety at sea

At VIKING, we are proud to call ourselves liferaft experts - and we are happy to share our knowledge with you.

Did you ever wonder how liferafts are made - or how are they tested to make sure they can perform when it matters the most?

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