The FSO is equipped with an Appleton Offshore Crane, type SB480-115, SWL 10.0T - 35M. The crane is equipped with a Paccar main hoist winch, make Braden Gearmatic, type CH210A and an aux. hoist winch cum man-riding winch, Braden type PD12C.
Booth winches had reached the end of their service life and were scheduled for replacement. Alatas Indonesia, an approved Paccar Service Center and Braden Winch distributor supplied new rope winches, and Alatas Singapore attended offshore for the winch change-out and load testing.
Besides work on the Appleton crane, Alatas also carried out a brake stall test on the mooring winches and a condition assessment on the Engine Room Crane. The Windlass brake test kit too, was designed, built and supplied by Alatas.