Linear cable engines

Wheel pair tensioners for laying fibre optic and power cables.

IHC has an impressive record of delivering more than 50 linear cable engine projects to date. These engines are designed with over 25 years of experience in the industry and are continually improved with feedback from our rental fleet.

Our offering of standard wheel pair modules can be customised to suit your specific requirements, including containerising and specific speed/tension capabilities.

We pride ourselves on working closely with customers to develop the best solution. In addition,  we can provide advice on system specifications, including coefficients of friction and wheel pair numbers.

  • Hydraulic or electric drive
  • Wheelspin prevention system
  • Containerised systems available
  • Rapid delivery

Product range

  • Product diameter: 12 – 400mm
  • Cable type: lightweight, double and single armour cables
  • Automatic repeater passage
  • Wheel pairs: 1 – 24
  • Hydraulic or electric drive

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