Marine » Chain Support Buoys

Customised and robust chain support.

Manuplas manufacture resilient chain support buoys from polyethylene foam.  They are coated in a polyurethane elastomer skin and are both impact and abrasion resistant. Manuplas offer a number of chain support buoy options: swivel eyes top and bottom, chain through arrangement and pick-up buoys.  Applications include single point mooring systems and pipe or chain system buoyancy.


  • Closed cell thermolaminated polyethylene foam core in a range of densities
  • Foam fore is coated in a high performance polyurethane elastomer skin
  • Standard colour: orange
  • Options: increased skin thickness and foam core densities available with and without Kevlar reinforcement


  • Manufactured from durable and long lasting materials
  • Non-marking self-colour polyurethane elastomer
  • Optional Kevlar reinforcement of skin is available to increase the skins tear resistance
  • Virtually unsinkable if outer skin is severely damaged
  • Manufactured form durable and long lasting materials
  • High impact absorption prevents damage to the buoy or nearby vessels
  • bespoke sizes and options available to suit customer requirements



Chain Support Buoys Technical Data

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Chain Support Buoy with Chain ThroughDownload documentView image
Chain Support Buoy with Swivel EyesDownload documentView image
Pick Up BuoyDownload documentView image