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Towing Hawsers

Whitehill Manufacturing designs and manufactures a wide variety of high performance rope products that are used on oil tankers, crude carriers, war ships, cargo ships and towing vessels.

Whitehill Towing Hawsers are used by Tug boats and as part of Whitehill's Emergency Towing System, WMC36TS.

Select your preferred fiber below to view the appropriate Whitehill rope products.

Aramid || HMPE

Aramid Mooring Lines - 4 Strand

VETS 312

The VETS 312 is a right regular lay construction line using DuPont™ Kevlar® 29. The hawser construction gives the VETS 312 the torque match and strength properties that are compatible with steel ship assist lines typically found on Tug boats. The VETS 312 compiles with IMO resolution MSC 35(63) for tankers above and below 50,000 dwt.
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HMPE Towing Hawsers - 4 Strand

Vets 276

The VETS 276 is a four strand right regular lay construction line. Each strand consists of a load bearing Spectra 900 core protected from abrasion by a non-load bearing braided Kevlar and polyester jacket. The VETS 276 has enhanced safety features that provide reduced recoil protection. The VETS 276 is an excellent, safe alternative to steel in Marine and other applications that require low elongation or buoyancy.
Alternative applications – Ship assist and towing hawser lines for Tug boats.

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