Barge Master’s fully motion compensated Next Generation Gangway provides continuous access to any offshore structure. This motion compensated gangway ensures safe and efficient transfer of crew irrespective of weather conditions.
The system provides horizontal gangway access for people and trolleys up to 800 kg., with a lifting capacity of 2.000 kg. Making the system truly unique are its distinctive reliability features, designed especially to guarantee uptime.
The Next Generation Gangway contains several unique features to ensure it is always in perfect working order. For example, the gangway is equipped with technology that eliminates slip risk of the gangway tip. All our products are designed with triple redundancy of the critical components, such as motion reference units and controls. These features safeguard the workability of the gangway to the highest degree, a single failure will never lead to any loss in compensation.
The high performance Gangway uses active motion compensation to land on any kind of offshore facility, without the need for a modified landing area. It compensates vessel motions up to a significant wave height (Hs) of 3.5 meter. This allows the gangway to be placed at any deck location and height. The gangway is operated by a single operator.
The gangway can be fitted on a height adjustable pedestal with integrated elevator, making it possible to land on any height and maintain a continuous workflow.
This gangway plus pedestal configuration provides perfect horizontal access, also suited for (remote controlled) cargo trolleys up to 800 kg.