4DWKK Steering System
EXCELLENT STEERING PERFORMANCE
The 4DWKK is an asymmetrical steering system developed for HD and XR rudder systems. This system is known for using three connection rods to control four rudders.
With its heavy duty and maintenance-friendly design, this steering system is suitable for every type of inland vessel. Two double-acting hydraulic cylinders ensure reliability.
This steering system offers unprecedented steering capabilities especially in combination with HD or XR rudders.
The 4DWKK steering system with connection rod is intended for double screw vessels with four rudders.
The configuration of each 4DWKK steering system depends on the number and size of the propellers and the steering requirements. Regardless of the configuration, you can be assured of an excellent steering performance, maintenance-friendly design and a long lifespan. This steering system is approved by all classification societies.
The Van der Velden® 2DWK steering system for use with two connected rudders.
- For double screw inland vessels.
The XR rudder system is especially developed for optimal propulsion efficiency in combination with first-class manoeuvring characteristics
The design of the rudder trunk is eco-friendly and requires low maintenance.
Van der Velden® HD rudders have been especially developed for inland vessels. With it you are assured of an excellent manoeuvring performance, maintenance-friendly design and a long lifespan.