Tech Safe Systems Ltd. an Outreach Ltd. company is proud to introduce the Mk8 Electric Tether Winch into its product range.

This low cost electrically driven winch has been designed specifically for use with inspection class ROVs. The winch enables up to 1,100m of 14mm diameter cable to be installed and stored. Running at a maximum of 20rpm the electric drive fitted to the winch will deploy and / or recover the ROV tether at a top speed of almost 50m / min.

At only 1.3m wide and 0.9m deep the small footprint allows the Mk8 Electric Tether Winch will fit on to the smallest of ships decks where space is always a premium. Made with polypropylene side panels and 316 stainless steel fixtures and fittings, the winch can withstand the harsh offshore environments with ease.

Tech Safe Systems Ltd. draws upon the experience and knowledge of all of its personnel and through recognised engineering practices, develops the drawing and documentation required to produce quality and reliable products which fulfil the specific requirements for the customer for whom it is intended. Tech Safe Systems Ltd. design and engineering staff include industry, experienced professionals skilled in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and application software design and development. From its base in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk; Tech Safe Systems Ltd. operates across the UK and for some of its products, across the world.

Our products are designed and built to meet certification requirements of the Det Norske Veritas (DNV), BS EN Eurocodes, Lloyd’s Registry of Shipping, and / or other certifying agencies on all projects to ensure compliance with the latest standards and regulations.

More information about Tech Safe Systems Ltd. and the Mk8 Electric Tether Winch can be found at




Tech Safe Systems Ltd is a leading supplier of ROV launch and recovery systems, electric and hydraulic winches, control cabins and workshops, small services and spare parts. From its base in Great Yarmouth, Tech Safe Systems Ltd offer sales, design and installation with full back up including refurbishment, upgrade, spares and repairs.

Outreach Ltd. located both in Falkirk and in the North East of England: design, manufacture, supply and install quality hydraulic cranes and handling devices, hydraulic elevating work platforms, specialist vehicles, plant and associated equipment. The provision of Training, Aftercare, Spare Parts, Technical Support plus Access Hire and Sales are also available.


Tech Safe Systems Ltd.
Shuttleworth Close,
Gapton Hall Ind Est,
Great Yarmouth,
NR31 0NQ

Tel. +44 (0)1493 444454

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