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Viking DK+ Throw Overboard

Product information

Service Interval
1 year
4-,6-, 8-, 12-, 16-, 20-, 25-, 35-person
Round container

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Product details

High-quality and low maintenance approved life raft solution for automatic or manual throw overboard launch from vessels of all types

  • Can be deployed at temperatures as low as -30˚C
  • Two individual buoyancy chambers, each carrying capacity weight
  • Holds several flag state approvals
  • Exceptionally stable even in rough seas
  • Sizes: 4-, 6-, 8-, 12-, 16-, 20-, 25-, 35-person
  • High durability with an expected lifespan of 15-20 years

Upon release from its stowage arrangement, this type of life raft either slides automatically or is thrown overboard manually. Once waterborne, the life raft inflates by a firm pull to the painter line.

Throw-overboard life rafts are mainly used on commercial vessel, passenger ships or offshore assets. The liferaft is stowed in a rigid fiberglass container and approved by DNV in accordance with SOLAS/MED requirements and relevant flag state approvals.

VIKING has been manufacturing, supplying and servicing life rafts of the throw overboard type since the company was founded in 1960. With thousands of lives saved over the years, this product has earned its reputation as a true essential when it comes to safety at sea.

The VIKING throw overboard life raft comes in sizes from 4 – 35 persons and is available with emergency pack SOLAS A or B.