Yearly Archives: 2017

Culzean Gas Field Project – Offshore Aberdeen

Rotrex Winches Offshore Winch System heading for Singapore before returning to Aberdeen to be utilised in the Culzean Gas Field Project. Rotrex Winches are pleased to be working alongside some of the largest most prestigious winch manufacturers on the newly approved Culzean Gas Field Project in the UK Central North Sea, around 145 miles east of Aberdeen.…
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How Can Cable Blowers and Pushers Help Me?

Installing cables can be tough work but luckily with the right equipment, such as cable blowing machine, even the trickiest of cable installation projects can be an easy and fuss-free process. With a good quality cable pusher, you can skip the hassle involved in cable installation and get the job done quickly whilst achieving accurate…
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Why you need a Cable Blowing Machine

When installing cables into pipes and ducts, there is always the risk that the cables may be damaged in the process, scuppering the whole operation. This is a particular worry for sensitive cables such as the fibre optic cables often installed by telecommunications companies. In tricky situations such as these, cable blowing and pushing equipment…
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Where to use your Cable Drum Trailer

If you’re looking to carry a cable drum trailer over short or long distances, cable drum trailers are the best way to achieve your goal. That’s why we at Rotrex Winches have cable drum trailers available to hire, or to purchase directly from us. Recently we wrote a blog explaining the different types of cable drum…
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Which Trailer Mounted Winch fits your project?

Which Trailer Mounted Winch fits your project? Here at Rotrex Winches, we pride ourselves on our impressive range of trailer winches, which includes twin bullwheel, drum, capstan and cable recovery winches. However, with so many models of trailer mounted winches to hire or buy, it can be difficult to know which one to use. Each…
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Which Base Mounted Winch fits your project?

Which Base Mounted Winch fits your project? There are many different types of trailer mounted winches available on the market, each one suited to it's own individual application. The capacities of these winches can vary from 10 tonnes to a large 200 tonnes. Here at Rotrex Winches we have air, hydraulic, electric and diesel winches…
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What are the benefits of Cable Winch Hire?

Are you in need of a cable winch for a construction or manufacturing project? If so, there are many benefits to hiring a cable winch from a specialist winch company. Trained specialists who know their machines like the backs of their hands are the ones who will ensure that your construction project is done thoroughly,…
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Everything you need to know about Cable Handling Equipment

It can be a tricky task to handle cable if you’re not adequately prepared. In such circumstances having the right cable handling equipment can make your life a lot easier. That’s why here at Rotrex Winches we are proud suppliers of a comprehensive range of cable handling equipment that will help to make your cable…
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What are the common types of Deck Equipment?

If you’re looking to make your winch even more versatile, having the right deck equipment to hand can go a long way. Just a few of these pieces of equipment can open up the possible uses for your winch dramatically, allowing it to serve a greater variety of functions. Here at Rotrex Winches, you can…
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Which Cable Drum Trailer would suit you?

If you’re looking to carry your cable drums across site safely, the most efficient way to do this is via a cable drum trailer. Holding 45 years of specialist experience in winches and winching equipment, Rotrex Winches have trailers available to purchase. Alternatively, you can hire cable drum trailers from us if you don’t wish…
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