SAFETRANSFER® enables safe, quick and effective transfer between offshore installations, drilling rigs and vessels




SAFETRANSFER® is constructed to considerably enhance safety and confidence levels for personnel during transfers.


Certified by DNV GL.

ISO 9001:2008 Certified.


BV 9001 LOGO 001


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The basket is constructed to considerably enhance safety and confidence levels for personnel during transfers.
West-Marine SAFE TRANSFER® is certified by DNV GL.   



4 persons version



8 persons version



For more information, read our brochure:

Safetransfer Brochure

Key features

Key features of the Safe Transfer offshore personnel basket from West-Marine

WELDING All weldings are performed by certified welders and In accordance with procedures approved by DNV GL. All primary structure weldings are fully penetrant tested.

NON-SKID FLOORING All entrances/exits are fitted with non-skid flooring to ensure safe entrance and exit.

VERTICAL RIGID STRUCTURE The vertical rigid (stainless steel) parts of the SAFE TRANSFER® baskets are covered with synthetic foam for protection and to provide safe non-slip grip.

SHOCK ABSORBING FUNCTION Large floats and bottom rings are fitted underneath the basket deck to provide shock-absorbing function for softer landing.

LIFTING SLING SAFE TRANSFER® are delivered with a chain lifting sling fitted with a compensator in a highly visible material. The compensator serves as a tag line, helping to control the basket by the crane operator. Length of chain: 2,30 mtr. Total length: 2,95 mtr.

Nets Four rope webbings, made of spliced rope, are attached to the upper and lower stainless steel structure. The rope webbings provide added security for personnel inside the basket.

BOTTOM DECK A heavy aluminium plate with anti-slip pattern is used as bottom deck.

CLOSING STRAPS Rope webbings are fitted with fast clickbuckle straps ensuring fast and easy exit.

Welding Flooring Structure Shock absorbing Lifting sling Nets Bottom deck Closing straps


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Emergency equipment

Provides safe transfer of injured personnel.

Related product Rescue Stretcher

Appointed Service Centres

Control Union Testing & Inspection B.V. - NL

Paleiskade 100

1781 AR Den Helder

The Netherlands

T +31(0)223-685180


Control Union Testing & Inspection B.V. - NL

Westerduinweg 10

1976 BV IJmuiden

The Netherlands

T +31(0)255-548680


Control Union Industrial Inspections Ltd. - UK

c/o Peterson Warehouse 4

Minto Avenue

Altens Industrial Estate

Aberdeen, AB12 3JZ

United Kingdom

+44 1224 241120


Control Union Testing & Inspection - U.S.A.

16225 Park Ten Place - suite 500

Houston, Texas TX 77084

United States of America

T : +1 713 395 4059


Control Union Testing & Inspection - U.S.A.

125 Mallard St, Suite D

St Rose, LA 70087

United States of America

+1 504 4685485


Control Union Testing & Inspection - India

Door No – 2–230, S.No – 128/5A, 5B & 129/1

Industrial Park, Thammavaram Village Road

Kakinada - 533 005 - Andhra Pradesh


T +91(0)884 - 230 66 91


Control Union Testing & Inspection - India

Plot No.C-113, T.T.C. Industrial Area

Pawane MIDC

Navi Mumbai - 400709


T +91 (0)2261 294 300




Serimatik Sdn Bhd - Malaysia

Lot 60248, Kawasan Perindustrian Telok Kalong,

24007, Kemaman, Terengganu


+603-4161 9111 / +603-4162 9111






Finnestadsvingen 11 

4029 Stavanger,  Norway   

Tlf.  +47-51 80 00 50           

Contact person: Kent-Michael Surdal, /





Sparrows Qatar

Al Khor Industrial Area

PO Box 205037


T +974 4498 8560






Al Jadaf Shipdocking Yard

PO Box 13448

Dubai UAE

T +97 14 32 43 55 5

West-Marine A/S

The right solutions since 1969

SAFE TRANSFER© is a 100% owned subsidiary of West-Marine A/S.
West-Marine A/S has worked in the maritime industry since 1969 both as service provider and exclusive partner for different agencies/products. All products are focusing on the maritime segment providing high quality and safety as keywords.

The SAFE TRANSFER© personnel basket was originally developed by one of the owners of West-Marine A/S more than 30 years ago and continuously enhanced ever since.

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West-Marine A/S

Fiskerihavnsgade 30-32

DK-6700 Esbjerg

Phone: +45 7545 7044

Fax: +45 7513 2148