Verachtert VHS60 Shear Cutter

  • Shear Cutters

Key Features

  • Can be configured for ROV or Diver use
  • On request can be supported with various topside equipment
  • Maximum working pressure of 350 bar with a flow rate up to 400 LPM

What’s Included

  • Operating Manual
  • Rigging for Vertical and Horizontal Operation
  • Standard Dixon Connections
  • Transit Frame and Rigging


  • VHS60

The VHS60 Shear Cutter is suited to cutting a variety of flexible and rigid product such as pipes, risers, cables and umbilical. It has 1000 tonnes of cutting force and a jaw opening of 800mm.

Jaw Opening Height800 mm
Jaw Opening Depth830 mm
Base of Jaws Height718 mm
Max Closing Force9850 kN
Optimum Flow400 l/min
Max Pressure350 bar
Frame4 point lift in accordance with DNV 2.7‐1
Dimensions4780 x 1500 x 1912 mm
Weight6500 kg
Shear Cutters