Rapp Marine at the International Workboat Show in New Orleans

Held every year in New Orleans, the show attracts 15,000 members of the commercial marine industry, who come together from around the world to network, learn, spot new industry trends, and uncover innovative products and solutions. As attendees have been quoted saying, “everyone in the marine industry is here.” -  and Rapp Marine is no exception!

Could it be that this is just the right time to discuss that project or idea you had put off for the last year and a half?  

We want to share all our experience with you and give YOU the opportunity to access useful knowledge of Rapp Marines latest technology on complete deck machinery solutions. Our very high skilled personnel from Rapp Marine US Johann Sigurjonsson, President Rapp Marine US, Finn Moore, VP Sales & Marketing US and Jakob Nielsen, VP Sales Rapp Marine Norway will present some of our actual product range.

We invite you to LEARN BY EXPERIENCE!

For more than 100 years, Rapp Marine has supplied the marine and offshore oil & gas industry with advanced winches, cranes, and other deck equipment that enable our customers to overcome challenges worldwide. Rapp Marine also provides quality, 24/7 service from knowledgeable and friendly experts. Rapp Marine has over a decade of experience of designing and delivering towing winches for workboat market and now also fully electric driven: 

Rapp Marine has developed a fully electric driven double drum tow winch for Vessel Chartering LLC, a wholly owned division of Baydelta Navigation Ltd.: 

Baydelta Chooses Rapp Marine Electric Tow Winch

“Rapp Marine has a long history in the maritime industry and we anticipate that their equipment will contribute to the success of these new barges for many years,” said Steve Carlson, VP of Engineering at Harley Marine Services

New Harley Marine Barges to feature Rapp Marine Deck Equipment

Anchor & Mooring Winches

Rapp Marine manufactures mooring and anchor winches to fit all commercial applications. Our mooring winches and anchor windlass/winches can vary in drum or chain size, as well as pull/speed for varied mooring and anchor handling applications. Hydraulic and electric drive units are available, with single, dual, or variable speeds available. The winches feature manual or hydraulic clutches, as well as manual and/or remote control brake options.


Rapp Marine manufactures cranes & A-frames that meet the needs of vessels in the global marine market. Our cranes are designed to ABS, API, DNV, Lloyd's, ISO 9001, USCG Standards. Fixed, Knuckle, and Telescopic Boom models are available, with lengths ranging from 5 to over 100 ft. Lift capacity range is from 2 to over 100 tons. Rapp Marine cranes are manufactured with high strength low alloy steel, and use stainless steel cylinder rods, fittings and tubing.

Bow Hawser and Stern Tow Winches

Rapp Marine engineers reliable bow hawser and stern tow winches for tugboats. Our bow hawser and stern tow winches can have a pull capacity from 10 to 100 tons, with custom drum size to fit varied rope and wire capacity. Certain models have multiple motor gearbox for redundancy and the winches either have electric or hydraulic drive units. The level wind can be electrical, hydraulic or mechanically driven. Brakes and clutches can be hydraulically, pneumatically or manually actuated. Emergency payout is a standard feature, and constant tension and line monitoring through Rapp Marine's Pentagon PLC system is an option.