People transfer in remote, extreme cold areas


Year-round safe offshore access in extreme cold regions

The N-type is the proven system that lets you transfer personnel safely in extreme cold weather. Known as the Icemann, it is fully operational in temperatures as low as -28°C, ice, snow, and sea states up to 3.5m Hs. It is fully motion compensated, resulting in zero movement of the gangway.

Compensation: 3.5m Hs

Temperature: designed to withstand -40°C

Footprint: 12 x 13m

Gangway length: 32m

People transfer

With the equipment covers, heating and insulation, the N-type can operate year-round in regions with below-freezing temperatures, ice and snow. The system improves the safety and efficiency of your operations through active motion compensation and flexibility in platform landing locations and directions.

Base configuration

Gangway length

32m, telescoping stroke 8m


General system: Lloyd’s Register | Winterisation: DNV-GL OS-A201


EHPU, tool container and all main equipment included in equipment bay underneath gangway

Vessel requirement

Larger than 70m

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