Palfinger Marine Norway

Address: Nesttunbrekka 97, 5221 NESTTUN
Phone: +47 55333650



PALFINGER DREGGEN is a leading manufacturer and supplier of cranes for ship and offshore applications. The company's wide range of offshore cranes and lifting equipment includes BOP, X-mas, pipe and riserhandling cranes, EOT cranes and offshore deck cranes.


Ship and offshore crane engineering

The skilled employees of PALFINGER DREGGEN have extensive experience in the design and engineering of ship and offshore cranes of all kinds. Our experienced engineers utilise computer aided design, with tools like: Inventor 3D, Auto CAD, Cadit, MathCad, Ansys, etc. PALFINGER DREGGEN cranes and machinery are produced to exceed all relevant standards and regulations, such as those of Lloyds, ABS, NKK, GL and DNV. To meet the demands of our customers, PALFINGER DREGGEN operates according to ISO 9001 standards.


Offshore cranes

Dreggen has supplied cranes to the Norwegian continental shelf since the very beginning of the Norwegian oil adventure. In 1978 we delivered our first cranes to the Frigg and Statfjord fields outside Norway.


Each year PALFINGER DREGGEN delivers several specialised explosion-proof offshore cranes to FPSOs, drilling vessels, semisubs and other offshore installations worldwide. PALFINGER DREGGEN has played a major role in the development of a Norwegian alternative for BOP, pipe and X-mas tree handling cranes. PALFINGER DREGGEN is accustomed to extensive documentation requirements, and works in accordance with ISO 9001 standards audited regularly by international offshore operators.


PALFINGER DREGGEN range of offshore equipment includes BOP cranes with capacity up to 400t; pipe and riser handling cranes; X-mas tree handling cranes, EOT maintenance cranes and offshore deck cranes, cutting container cranes and manual operated gantry cranes. We also supply monorail hoists and trolleys and electric, pneumatic, hydraulic, diesel hydraulic or manual operated equipment.


All equipment can be designed to work in explosion-proof safe and hazardous areas.


Deck cranes

PALFINGER DREGGEN's deck crane range includes cranes for several duties, such as provision cranes, engine room cranes, and deck cranes (hose handling, cargo, provision, general purpose and combined cranes for handling of provision and lifesaving equipment).



  • IHC Gusto / SBM - Petrobras Capixaba project
  • Statoil - Gullfaks, Statpipe, Statfjord, Sleipner, Norne, Åsgard, Kollsnes, Sture
  • Pride Foramer - Pride Africa, Pride Angola
  • BP - Gyda, Thunder Horse, Valhall
  • ELF - Frigg, Heimdal
  • Phillips - Ekofisk
  • RR Offshore - Sakhalin platforms PA-B / LUN-A
  • Pidec - Kharg Island Gas & LNG
  • Norsk Hydro - Oseberg, Brage
  • Keppel FELS - Alvheim
  • Shell - Troll GBS, Troll A, Draugen
  • AP Møller - Maersk Inspirer, Maersk Innovator, Maersk Gallant
  • Conoco - Heidrun, Sleipner West, Ekofisk 2/4M
  • Heerema - Valhall, Jotun WHP
  • Genesis - Simian/Sienna & Sapphire
  • Smedvig - West Future, West Venture
  • Maritime Hydraulics - Seadrill, West E. Drilling, Kahzar



PALFINGER DREGGEN is located by the seaside in Bergen, on the west coast of Norway, with a large deepwater quay, and a total of 2,000m² in workshops and offices. Our organisation has grown to number 55 employees with annual sales of $26 million. PALFINGER DREGGEN's network of agents and offices markets PALFINGER DREGGEN products throughout the world, with a current emphasis on China, South Korea and Norway.