Irizar Forge

What products does Irizar Forge manufacture?

Founded in 1923, Irizar Forge is a specialist forge based in the industrial heartland of Spain. We offer innovative solutions to onshore and offshore EPC’s & OEM’s:

Sling Defender ROV Eye Hook

Our experience with the demands from complex subsea installations has led to the development of the new Irizar Forge Sling Defender ROV Eye Hooks. Its benefits:

  • Saves on costs of wire/synthetic rope due to less wear
  • Optimal safety due to specialist forging technique that maintains metal grain structure
  • Single handling point for efficient handling
  • Fits perfectly with general lifting components
  • Can be customized according to project requirements.

Check out the video below to see the Sling Defender ROV Hook in action.

Application of Sling Defender ROV Eye Hook

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Fully tailored to project requirements

The complexities involved in offshore and subsea projects often require more than a standardized crane component. Irizar Forge therefore offers Irizar Advanced SolutionsTM: a full service solution for producing tailor made forged components in which Irizar Forge takes care of the entire development process.

Irizar Advanced SolutionsTM Process


DESIGN:We design the lifting, rigging or mooring component to find the safest and most optimal functional solution. Services include 3D modelling, stress studies & finite elements analysis, fatigue strength simulations, and design approvals of classification societies (DNV-GL, ABS, LR).


PRODUCTION: We manufacture forgings of up to 20.000 kg / 44.000 lbs single weight, including forging, heat treatment, surface treatments, machining, assembly and specialized coatings. Contact us to learn more about how our time-tested methods produce durable, 100% failsafe products.

Testing and Certification

TESTING & CERTIFICATION: We offer a range of tests, both during and after production including destructive and non-destructive tests, metallurgical tests, proof load tests, minimum break load tests and factory acceptance tests. Of course, we make sure the product is fully certified by a third party.

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Interested? Contact us now with your enquiry

Do you have a project that has its share of heavy duty challenges? We have the forged solutions for them. Our sales offices in Spain, Brazil (São Paulo), the United States (Houston) and a network of agents in other countries stand ready to help. We have large stock positions in Spain, Germany and the United States, so can supply (standardized) products swiftly. Contact us now by filling out the form below.

Oier Irizar Forge

Oier Sarasola

Global Offshore Sales Manager

Location: Spain
Phone: +34 943880936 – ext.: 134
Mobile: +34 608912966

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