• Shock Pads

Shock Pads

Shock Pads are extensively used for transportation of top decks /heavy structures by sea. They are distinctively designed to absorb heavy loads due to the waves during the voyage.

“DIPTI” Shock Pads are extensively used for transportation of top decks /heavy structures by sea. They are distinctively designed to absorb heavy loads due to the waves during the voyage. These Shock Pads are very robust in construction and can accommodate very high loads with resilience to keep the deck / structure balanced. “DIPTI” Shock Pads can also be designed and manufactured as per customer’s requirements for different load applications.

Product Highlights


  • Key Attributes

    • Maximum angle of rotation 21° for single LEC to 36° for double LEC placed opposite each another.
    • Receiving structures: semi-open steel receptacles or with I-tubes and hydraulic jack pre-tension system.
    • Absorb loads in combination with relatively low compression stiffness
    • Compared to ordinary steel rubber laminated bearing, shock pads are built up with relative thick rubber layers

  • Applications

    • Drilling platforms, fixed platforms, FPSO, TLP.
    • Used for the transportation of a platform on a barge to reduce the barge movement resulting from the swells.