Schoellhorn-Albrecht Machine Company

Booth #2350
1141 Reco Avenue
St. Louis , MO 63126
United States

Industry leader in design and manufacture of Mooring Equipment and Systems including: Capstans, Anchor Windlasses, Deck Fittings, Double Bitts, Panama Chocks, Roller Fairleads for Synthetic Line, Accommodation Ladders and Gangways and Tug to Barge Ladders.

Products & Services


Accommodation Ladders / Gangways

Accommodation Ladders / GangwaysDesigned by a Professional Engineer, we offer accommodation ladders and gangways made from aluminum alloy 6061-T6 and 6063-T5. For use in marine environment subject to high exposure and salt water spray. Options include folding or portable handrails, fixed or feathering treads, dock and shell rollers, boat fenders, stowage brackets, self stowing with davits and winches, rotating upper platforms. All welding per ANSI/AWS D1.2-90 GMAW process.

Anchor Windlass

Anchor WindlassElectric or Hydraulic units available with control packages. Vertical or Horizontal units for most chain sizes. Manual and hydraulic brakes, jaw clutches, gypsy heads and chain stoppers. Combination winch/windlass units also available.Windlasses designed and made to ABS Standards (when requested)

Above Deck Capstans

CapstansCapstans from 5 to 50 HP built to take severe operating conditions with a minimum of maintenance. Units can be above deck, or thru deck with single speed, two speed or variable with your choice of primer mover: electric, hydraulic, or pneumatic. Capstan options include: explosion proof, special marine coatings and composite barrels designed for synthetic rope.

Deck Fittings

Deck FittingsFull line of standard and custom made double bitts, chocks, buttons, cleats, cleat chocks, kevels, hatches, manholes, mooring rings, panama chocks, roller chocks, roller fairleads, towing pads, chain stoppers and smit brackets. Made to the following standards ABS, ISO, JIS, OCIMF, NAVSEA and Naval Vessel Regulations.


WinchesSchoellhorn-Albrecht winches are available as electric, hydraulic, pneumatic and explosion proof units with control packages, ranging from 5 to 50 HP, and built to withstand severe operating conditions. our winches feature Nema Design D "crane and hoist" duty motors for smooth starting under load and 300% starting torque. Schoellhorn-Albrecht winches are currently being used for barge positioning, messenger line handling, rail car pulling, ship and barge mooring in many locations around the world.

Low Profile Capstan

Schoellhorn-Albrecht has designed and manufactured a new Low Profile Above Deck Capstan in response to customers limited deck space requirements.  Because of limited deck space below, all the Capstan components were required to remain above deck.  This new Low Profile Capstan is designed with high efficiency planetary gearing.  This allows for a smaller footprint, lower horsepower,a lower power consumption all while providing tremendous pulling power.

Thru The Deck Capstans

The Schoellhorn-Albrecht Thru the Deck Capstan model 22300 is the industry's workhorse Capstan.  Combining massive power and reliability this Capstan is the standard on river towboats.  Schoellhorn-Albrecht maintains an extensive Capstan Exchange Program in its' St. Louis facility where it can quickly repair and deliver a fully warrantied Capstan the same day eliminating costly downtime.  

Tug to Barge Ladders

Custom designed heavy duty aluminum tug to barge ladders with curved treads, customized lengths and widths to suit your application.  Hydraulic, Pneumatic and Electric powered deployment options available.  

Boat Building / Repair

  • Boat Building and Repairs

Deck Machinery / Hardware / Equipment

  • Anchors
  • Winches & Windlasses
  • Mooring Systems
  • Deck Machinery / Hardware / Equipment
  • Deck Machinery & Hardware
  • Capstans