About us

Company profile of EMCÉ

EMCÉ provides high quality winches, capstans and hoisting equipment, together with services ranging from professional advice and design; through procurement, engineering and manufacture; to testing, delivery, installation and IRM. Our mission is to exceed the quality, performance, durability and safety expectations of our customers, whether in shipbuilding, marine, offshore, renewables, dredging, fishing, construction, mining, theatre or general industry. We have identified ten key benefits to using EMCÉ:

  1. Quality
    We never compromise on quality, which underpins every element of our procurement and manufacturing process, workforce ethic, safety culture and customer service.

  2. Standards
    High standards govern the design and fabrication of every EMCÉ product, each which is certified and documented according to industry regulations, including Lloyds, DNVGL and ABS.

  3. Expertise
    Our 45 years of dedicated winch design and fabrication experience translates into genuine knowledge and understanding.

  4. Innovation
    We have pioneered winch design and construction based on simplicity, efficiency and reliability, creating low maintenance products that operate trouble-free for longer.

  5. Flexibility
    We create winches and capstans ranging from 100 kg to 100 tons with electric, hydraulic and pneumatic options and gear configurations to suit countless applications.

  6. Bespoke Solutions
    Our products are designed to meet your specific operating and performance conditions. Around three-quarters of our products are tailor-made.

  7. In-house Capability
    At EMCÉ, it’s all under one roof - from the drawing office and administration, to the engineering and testing bays. This gives us complete control of the quality and availability of resources, as well as the production process as a whole.

  8. Rapid Response
    EMCÉ responds quickly to new orders with rapid turnarounds even on complex projects. Naturally, our off-the-shelf catalogue offers even more immediate solutions on a daily basis.

  9. Location
    Headquartered close to Schiphol Airport and the port of Amsterdam, EMCÉ products are swiftly dispatched to all four corners of the world. Our international network of suppliers and service experts provides global support.

  10. Price
    Unit price is obviously important, but so too is reliability and the cost of maintenance. When it comes to product efficiency and the ‘total cost of ownership’, EMCÉ products leave others standing.