MFB8 Landing Crane, Continuous Rotation

Thistle Marine are renowned for our design and manufacture of fixed boom landing/discharge cranes.

Our cranes are built to withstand the harshest of environments whether installed on quayside or on fishing vessel for all your discharge and landing requirements.

The MFB8 landing and discharge crane is typically used for loading and unloading fish boxes and equipment between vessel and quayside.  Designed for harsh environment use and manufactured from seawater resistant materials throughout, it has a small footprint and its reach can be tailored to suit your requirement.  Available with or without continuous rotation function.  Our service offers complete installation and training where required.

Technical Data

Load Rating:

8,000 kg/metre


Straight main boom, 1 dynamic section, continuous rotational base


1,000 kg @ 8 metre reach

Hydraulic Supply:

Typically 210 bar at 45 LPM

Hydraulic Control:

Manual Control Valves

Slew Range:

Continuous rotation

Overall Weight:

1,300 kg

mfb8 landing crane

Key Points:

  • Spare parts always in stock

  • Responsive service and repair

  • available in larger capacities and reaches

Available Accessories:

  • Remote control

  • HPU

  • Custom colours


 To view or download our datasheet please click on the link below:

MFB8-Landing Crane