Side Probe Tow
Complete Cube-ready launch and recovery system for probes and
Seamless deployment and recovery of hydrographic survey equipment
The A-frame is mounted on a CubeTM Engineered Frame and by means of a hydraulic extension boom it extends over the side of the vessel lowering the hydrographic survey equipment down the side of the vessel for deployment and towing operation.
The A-frame is of non-welded aluminium, offering high strength, low weight and a reduced magnetic signature.
Winch and A-frame operation is automatically synchronised without operator intervention, ensuring that the rope length is perfectly aligned with the A-frame position at all times.
Versatile and customisable system
The system is very versatile and can be provided in many different configurations and sizes depending on the specific type of equipment to be deployed. The system can be delivered with hydraulic or electric winch according to customer preferences.