Taking the Load

Caley Ocean Systems has wide experience of designing highly specialised A-frames for the launching and recovery of manned submersibles for oceanographic research vessels, which typically include, wide operating angles, scissor frames, special docking and damping systems, offset load handling, traversing mechanisms and so on.

The Caley A-frame is recognised as the handling system of choice for operators of ocean research submersibles around the world. With a track record that includes several systems in continuous service for over 30 years and many thousands of successful deployments, the company’s submersible handling systems continue to prove their worth time and again.