Gleipnir is a product of Westcon, which specializes within lifting, guiding and handling equipment.

Products / Blocks / Cargo Block

Standard specifications:

  • Design temperature -20 °C
  • 100% material traceability
  • Offshore / Marine surface conservation. RAL 1003
  • Sheave with roller bearing
  • Composite sheave
  • Lubrication points for all moveable parts
  • Easy rigging

Design in accordance with:

  •   Machine directive 2006/42/EC and the latest amendments
  •   Norske Sjøfartsdirektoratet
  •   Det Norske Veritas/ Germanischer Lloyd-  DNV•GL
  •   Bureau Veritas
  •   Lloyd’s Register of Shipping
  •   American Bureau of Shipping
  •   Norsok R-CR-002, R-005N, R-003N
  •   Statoil “sikker sikring”
  •   SfS
  •   HSC Loler

Available options:

  • Alternative sheave sizes
  • Standard sheave (page 20)
  • High durability sheave (page 21)
  • Design temperature -40 °C

Available as:

  • Multiple sheave cargo blocks available

Composite sheave

Easy rigging
Enough clearance for passing of:

  • Closed spelter socket
  • Open spelter socket
  • Wire thimbles

(Reeve block function)

Exchangable components
for easy maintenance and inspection
(no welded nut)

Lockable safety latch

Also available with:

DL1 DL2 Wire a b c d e
1,5 T
1,5 T
3 T
3,3 T
3 T
4,5 T3
6 T
10 T3
ø10 - 13 ø300 ø260 350 600 125
125
125
125
3 T
3,3 T
5 T
5 T
6 T
10 T3
10 T
15 T3
ø13 - 16 ø370 ø320 430 730 125
155
155
155
5 T
5 T
7,5 T
6,6 T
10 T
15 T3
15 T
20 T3
ø16 - 19 ø440 ø380 500 860 165
165
165
195
7,5 T
6,6 T
10 T
10 T
15 T
20 T3
20 T
30 T3
ø19- 24 ø555 ø480 630 960 165
195
195
195
10 T
10 T
15 T
20 T
30 T3
30 T
ø24- 28 ø645 ø560 720 1140 195
195
195

Wire size to be specified by customer
1) Design Load in wire
2) Design Load in hook
3) Design load in hook with becket / 3 parts
f* to be specified by customer
Minimum ultimate strength 5:1
Other designs / loads available upon request.
Additional charges if third party verification is required