Special double forged lifting hook WLL 1550 ton

News /Special double forged lifting hook WLL 1550 ton



GN News; Double forged lifting hook WLL 1550 ton

Recently GN has been requested for a special double forged lifting hook with a capacity of WLL 1550 ton. GN is proud to inform that this hook has been produced and taken in use.
Below you will find a fact sheet of the hook produced.

  • Used on one of Europe's largest offshore wind-farms located in the North Sea
  • Specially designed for deck handling and installation of 1300 tonne monopiles; diameter 8 meter - length 80 meter each!
  • Working load of 1550 ton with a Minimum breaking load of 5082 ton
  • Produced out of 10.000 kgs forged alloy steel
  • Smooth machining to avoid sharp edges which can damage the synthetic slings
  • Full design, engineering, production and testing & inspection being performed by GN
  • Certified in accordance with DNV Lifting Appliances

Other sizes and/or dimensions can be designed on request; feel free to contact us at any time!


Double hook assembled with 2 pcs of H14 widebody shackles 1550 ton

Double hook 1550 ton painted


Double hook 1550 ton in use


Slings attached to the hook




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