We supply three standard sizes of tophat tether management systems (TMS) to suit a wide variety of applications. Standard units utilise a unique fleeting drum arrangement which offers a simple tether path for extended tether life. A variety of tether sizes can be accommodated with options. The ultra-long excursion (ULX) TMS can also accommodate vectored thrusters for subsea positioning. Also available are three sizes of garage tether management system (TMS) which are suitable for accommodating a wide variety of work class ROVs. All offer height adjustment and space for installation of tooling. Many parts are interchangeable with SMD’s ROV and Tophat TMS range. The SMD Garage TMS can also be offered with thrusters for subsea positioning.