Tugger Winches

Neumann Equipment manufactures a range of Tugger Winch units to suit the marine industry.

The term “Tugger Winch” refers to a winch that can be either hydraulically or electrically driven and is designed to assist the crew to manipulate heavy pieces of towing equipment such as chain bridles, towing plates and large towing wire ropes used in ship handling work. The units are normally mounted to the cargo deck of the vessel.

All tugger winch units include:

We can also design and manufacture custom tugger winches to meet your specific requirements.  Call or Email for more information.

Some examples of Tugger Winch units available: (other sizes/designs are available upon request)

3 Tonne Line Pull Tugger Winch TGW3000H Drawing
6 Tonne Line Pull Tugger Winch TGW6000H Drawing
10 Tonne Line Pull Tugger Winch TGW10000H Drawing


Tugger WinchesTGW3000HTGW6000HTGW10000H
Line Pull - Top Layer (kg)3,0006,00010,000
Line Pull - Bottom Layer (kg)4,60010,60017,140
Line Speed - Top Layer (m/min)0 - 200 - 200 - 20
Line Speed - Bottom Layer (m/min)0 - 130 - 110 - 12
Drum Speed (rpm)0 - 120 - 90 - 5.3
Rope Size - Typical* (mm)162426
Drum Width (mm)470550850
Drum Capacity (m)732345954
Drive (optional electrical drive)HydraulicHydraulicHydraulic

* Other rope size options are available

Neumann Equipment's range of marine winches are based on years of experience dealing with, and being directly involved with end users of this equipment.

The design and engineering of all our products is carried out in house by qualified mechanical engineers using FEA Computer modelling software. This is checked by third parties to ensure these products comply with all relevant specifications and Australian Standards.

You can feel confident in Neumann Equipment designed and manufactured products. From the design stage though to dispatch, our internal Quality Assurance Systems fully comply with AS/NZS ISO 9001:2008.

Material used in our standard range of Marine Winches is Grade 250 Carbon Steel, but upon request 316 Stainless Steel can be used as an option.

Neumann Equipment also has an extensive range of other Marine Winches and EquipmentCommercial Fishing Winches, Mining and Industrial Winches & Equipment, and Dredging & Associated Equipment available for sale.

The Neumann Equipment facility is located in Currumbin, on the Gold Coast, Queensland.

Call or email us today to discuss your tugger winch or specific winching requirements - 07 5589 2746

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The images, drawings and specifications shown for this product are indicative and may not be representative of the current model. We reserve the right to change the designs and specifications as new models are developed. Neumann Equipment is constantly striving to improve its range of products. Call our expert sales and customer service team to discuss the best product to suit your needs.