The Gravity Davit is a device to be used for launching and recovering the totally enclosed lifeboat. It is manufactured and tested under the approval of major classification societies in compliance with the requirements of 1983 & 1996 Amendments to SOLAS, 1974.
The davit is a hinged type davit and lowering by gravity fall. It is designed for embarkation when the boat in stowed position. The boat can be controlled can be controlled in two ways, either by means of a remote control wire from within the lifeboat or by lifting the brake handle of the winch directly. Recovery of the lifeboat with its launching crew is realized by using the electric driven winch.
Gravity luffing arm davit is lowering lifeboat and rescue boat depending on boat self weight, and recovering the lifeboat and rescue boat using electric boat winch.
The appliance is traditionally the most usually used life-saving and escape system that is safe and reliable.
Certification: All IACS Shipping Class certification and MED for Europe.