Hydrostatic Release Unit
Ensuring release at the right time to save lives
Our hydrostatic release unit designed to be safe and reliable in all extreme conditions that you and your ship might meet on the oceans. Should the vessel sink, it activated by increasing water pressure, will automatically release liferafts and EPIRBs.
Our HRU is best-selling hydrostatic release unit in Asia Pacific,The construction of glass fibre reinforced nylon prevents the HRU from corroding, which means that no annual service, maintenance or spare parts are needed. You simply install a new one every two years and dispose of the old one. With the environment in mind, the old unit is 98% recyclable.
Thanks to simple handling procedures, storage costs are also kept to a minimum. Our HRU enables easier, quicker, trouble-free installation and thereby considerably reducing your customers’ downtime ashore.
The hydrostatic release can also be combined with our Remote Release Systems, which enables you to release liferafts from the bridge or other strategic locations onboard. This means that in an emergency situation you can save precious time and possible also lives.