Marine Hydraulic Towing Winch


About product

The marine hydraulic towing winch is a powerful device used for reeling in or releasing cables or ropes to tow vessels, barges, or other floating structures. It utilizes hydraulic power to provide the necessary force for handling heavy loads. The towing winch typically consists of a drum for cable storage, a hydraulic motor for driving the drum, and a hydraulic system powered by an engine or electric motor. Additionally, a brake system ensures load stability when the winch is not in use.

Towing Winch Drawing

marine hydraulic towing winch

Additional information

Load capacity


Drum capacity



4.5m/min – 20 m/min

Drum Type

Single drum/ double drum

Product Detail

Marine Winch For Tugboat –  Towing Winch

The towing winch is a crucial piece of equipment used for various towing operations performed by tugboats. Its primary function is to provide the necessary pulling force and control during towing operations. This hydraulic winch finds wide application in the marine industry, it can also serve purposes such as mooring operations and anchoring. Hydraulic winches offer advantages over electric or manual alternatives due to their higher power and torque capabilities, making them suitable for heavy-duty tasks. Furthermore, they exhibit greater reliability and require less maintenance, making them a preferred choice in various industries.

Towing Winch Applications

Marine hydraulic towing winches offer a wide range of applications in maritime activities, showcasing their adaptability, reliability, and significance. They serve as indispensable tools in various operations within the maritime industry.

  • Vessel Towing and Mooring: The towing winch plays a crucial role in vessel towing and mooring operations. Whether it involves guiding massive cargo ships into ports or assisting smaller boats in finding their berths, these winches ensure safe and precise docking. The ability to control and adjust the pulling force and speed of the winch allows for precise maneuvering, even in challenging weather conditions.
  • Salvage Operations: In unfortunate incidents where vessels sink or run aground, these hydraulic winches become vital for salvage operations. These winches are used to attach the vessel and gradually lift it, minimizing further damage to the environment and the vessel itself. The controlled and methodical approach enabled by hydraulic winches enhances the effectiveness and safety of salvage operations.
  • Tugboat Operations: Tugboats heavily rely on hydraulic towing winches for their operations. From assisting larger vessels through narrow channels to controlling the movement of floating platforms, hydraulic winches enhance the capabilities of tugboats. The ability to exert precise control over the towing force enables tugboats to handle diverse tasks efficiently and effectively.

Marine Hydraulic Towing Winch Parameter

TypeSpecification(T*m/min)Motor Of Hydraulic Pump/KwStatic Brake ForceRope Diameter
YF YT-3001.5*1318.53080
YF YT-6002.5*133060100
YF YT-8003.5*133780110
YF-YT 10004.0*1337100110
YF YT-15006.0*1345150130
YF YT-20006.0*1345200150


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About our company

Zava Marine Corporation is a leading supplier of marine parts and components. With a strong focus on quality and customer satisfaction, we specialize in providing a comprehensive range of high-quality marine equipment and accessories. Our products include deck equipment, ship accessories, and various other essential components needed for smooth maritime operations.

With a global presence, we serve a diverse customer base, including shipbuilders, shipowners, offshore operators, and marine equipment distributors. We are committed to providing exceptional service and tailored solutions to meet our customers’ unique needs.


Zava Marine offers a comprehensive range of certifications for marine parts in accordance with international standards and regulations. These certifications include those provided by renowned marine classification societies such as Lloyd’s Register (LR), Bureau Veritas (BV), China Classification Society (CCS), Registro Italiano Navale (RINA), American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (NK), and Det Norske Veritas – Germanischer Lloyd (DNV-GL). By collaborating with these esteemed societies, Zava Marine ensures that our certified marine parts meet the highest standards of safety, quality, and performance, instilling confidence in our reliability and compliance within the maritime industry.

The warranty provided by Zava Marine covers defects in materials and workmanship for a period of two years from the date of purchase. During this warranty period, if any marine parts purchased from Zava Marine exhibit issues or failures resulting from manufacturing defects or faulty materials, Zava Marine will take responsibility for repair or replacement of the affected parts. 

Zava Marine has recently opened new molds for European and North American clients, utilizing materials such as metal, ABS, PVC, and more. These successful mold opening projects allow us to provide customized marine parts and components that meet the specific requirements of our clients in these regions.

Typically, Zava Marine can ship samples within 7 days once the product drawing has been mutually confirmed by both parties. This efficient process ensures that customers can receive samples promptly, allowing them to assess the quality and suitability of the products.

Zava Marine frequently utilizes a wide range of materials in our projects. These materials include aluminum, stainless steel, carbon steel, copper, plastics, titanium, and PEEK (Polyether Ether Ketone). Each material offers unique properties and characteristics suitable for various marine applications. 

Yes, we provide customization services for marine parts. We understand that every project and application may have unique requirements, and we are committed to delivering tailored solutions. By collaborating closely with our clients, we can adapt our products to specific specifications, ensuring optimal fit, performance, and compatibility. Whether it’s modifying existing designs or creating entirely new parts, our customization services cater to the diverse needs of the maritime industry.

Absolutely! We offer product design and development services to support our clients’ needs. Our experienced team of engineers and designers can collaborate with clients from concept development to final product realization. By leveraging our expertise in marine engineering and design, we can provide valuable insights and innovative solutions. Whether it’s optimizing existing designs or creating entirely new products, we are equipped to assist clients in bringing their ideas to life efficiently and effectively.

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