Dana works with customers in the marine industry around the world, offering solutions for both industrial applications and self-propelled machines.

Ranging from consulting, systems design, engineering, procurement, manufacturing through to aftermarket support for turnkey projects, Dana supplies new equipment, upgrades, and modernizations. Our product portfolio for this sector includes planetary gearboxes, helical and bevel helical gearboxes, winches, and other motion products developed for high-efficiency working functions. For applications such as winches and cranes, Dana can support the required industry specifications and certifications.

Whether a customer requires standard products or customized solutions engineered specifically for their needs, Dana can deliver.

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off-shore: marine equipment, off-shore equipment

Offshore applications covered by our range of solutions include cable- and pipe-laying vessels, cargo ships, subsea systems, oil platform equipment, remotely operated vehicle (ROV) launch and recovery systems, and more.

We supply products for lifting, pulling, and slewing machinery. These solutions are designed for marine and offshore applications, and include cranes, dredgers, gangways, anchor and mooring winches, and hatch covers. Our gearboxes can also be used on life boats for lifesaving equipment.

The proven reliability and strength of Brevini® planetary gearboxes is matched by our slewing gear drives that deliver optimal performance in all temperatures and climatic conditions. In addition to gearboxes, slewing drives, winches, and winch drives, Dana provides axial piston motors and pumps, and proportional valves.

Offshore Platform

For more than 40 years, Dana’s Fairfield® brand has been engineering and building gearboxes for jacking machinery used […]


Cable and pipe-laying tensioners

Both for cable-laying ships laying cable for electric power transmission and telecommunications as well as for pipe-laying ships […]


Azimuth Thrusters

A perfect propulsion solution for cruise ships, mega yachts, ferries, and other offshore vessels, azimuth thrusters incorporate a […]


Deck Crane

As deck cranes for offshore applications need to be able to manage several hundred tons, often while ships […]

On-shore: Port handling equipment

Products developed for onshore applications include solutions for ship-to-shore (STS) cranes, rubber tyre gantry (RTG) cranes, rail-mounted gantry (RMG) cranes, harbor cranes (MHC and GHC), ship lift systems, reach stackers, and straddle carriers.

We design and manufacture fully integrated drive and motion products for all types of harbor cranes and other equipment used within the port handling sector. With consolidated expertise in the marine industry, our product portfolio includes planetary and helical gears units, winches, and winch drives along with hydraulic solutions such as axial piston pumps and motors, proportional directional valves, and electronics.

Brevini® planetary drives and helical gearboxes, along with Spicer® cardan driveshafts operate around the clock in ports all over the world, loading and unloading enormous containers onto and from ships, as well as in the stocking and handling areas.

Luffing Crane

In a shipyard luffing cranes are a fundamental piece of equipment, able to perform countless lifting and installation […]


Rubber tyred gantry (RTG) cranes

With the advantage of wheels providing easy mobility, RTG cranes are harbor cranes used in intermodal operations to […]


Ship to shore (STS) cranes

STS Cranes are large dockside gantry cranes found at container terminals for loading and unloading intermodal containers. Generally […]


Mobile harbor cranes (MHC)

Mobile Harbor Cranes are an increasingly common replacement for static harbor cranes. Modernized and mobilized, they have become […]


Shipyard applications

We supply dedicated solutions for the many specialized cranes that are used in large shipyards located usually near […]


Shipyards – Trolley

We supply dedicated solutions for the many specialized cranes that are used in large shipyards located usually near […]