MAATS are the leading supplier of cable and flex lay equipment globally


MAATS Tech specialise in the provision of carousel systems to suit client, vessel and operational requirements. MAATS carousels have the capability to handle flexible pipe, umbilicals, power cables and can even accommodate chain if specified at the design stage.


Tensioners can be supplied in isolation or as part of a lay spread and are designed for both loading out or laying operations. MAATS tensioners have a capability ranging from 3Te to 50Te capability, each of which is specifically designed to respond to the specifications of the product and conditions in which it is being handled.

Horizontal Deployment Systems

MAATS Tech continued Research and Development has resulted in the introduction to the market of our new Horizontal Lay system, The Active Chute™. Providing the operational function of horizontal deployment and recovery of a range of products types with the additional ability to install and launch CPS and buoyancy modules.

Other products

In addition to the highly successful product lines of carousels and tensioners, MAATS Tech also provides associated products generally concerned with flexible pipe or power cable storage and handling.