EK Marine (EKM) - Marine & Industrial Hydraulics Services. Killybegs, Co. Donegal, Ireland. | MFV Enterprise
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MFV Enterprise

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MFV Enterprise

The Enterprise is a 40m stern trawler that fishes for a variety of species including squid from the East coat of America.

EK Marine Ltd designed, manufactured and shipped the winches before installing them on the vessel quayside in the United States for the vessels owners Lunds Fisheries.

Project Detail

Winch Specification

Type: EKM 35 tonne  3 Speed Trawl Winch

Capacity: 1000 fathoms of 26mm wire

Level Wind: Sycronised for 26mm wire, under wound

Brake Type: Hydraulic actuated spring brake

Brake Control System: Automatic servo assisted

Drive: Gearbox with radial piston motors


Controls: Local and electric hydraulic from wheelhouse



Surface Treatment

Shot blasting to Grade SA 2.5 – 3.0 / ISO  Standard

Zinc Metalising – Thickness 80µ

Painting with International  Marine epoxy paint system

Primer – Thickness 20 µ

First Coat – Thickness 80 µ

Top Coat – Thickness 50 µ




Division: Winches & Marine Cranes
Client: Lunds Fisheries
Date: January 2019
Shipyard: N/A
Location: Mobile, Alabama