SMD Subsea Cable Ploughs

Our towed systems are designed to bury subsea telecommunication and power cables up to 350mm diameter and pipelines up to 1500mm diameter. Available systems include the multi-depth plough (MD3), heavy duty plough (HD3) and multi-pass plough (MP) systems, supplied with tow load capability of 80Te, 120Te, 150Te, 250Te and 350Te.

SMD Subsea Plough Specifications


Technical Specifications

  • Tow loads ranging from 80 to 350TE
  • Operating depths up to 1000m
  • Variable depth control to maximize cable protection
  • Optional jetting to increase track speed in sands
  • 350-1500mm pipe and cable burial possible