breakaway coupling applications KLAW

Minimising risk of spills

KLAW is the global leader in the design and manufacture of Breakaway Couplings, Emergency Release Couplings and Dry Break Couplers; all vital components in the safe transfer of hazardous and non-hazardous materials.


The KLAW range ensures the safe transfer of liquids, gases and powders, therefore protecting loading and unloading systems from costly damage and significantly reducing expensive downtime.

Applications and specialisms include Terminals, Ship-to-Ship, Ship-to-Shore, Ship-to-Rig, Road Tankers and Rail cars.


KLAW works closely with leading global organisations in the oil, gas, and petrochemicals industries.

The worldwide oil, gas and petrochemical industry has long trusted KLAW to deliver reliable solutions that ensure protection of personnel, equipment, reputation and the environment.

KLAW has more units in operation and in a wider range of applications than any other manufacturer in the world.

1000s of KLAW breakaway couplings are in service around the world, operating under extreme conditions and in demanding applications; delivering reliable and consistent protection.

Meeting the demands of global industries

KLAW is constantly undertaking research and development programmes to ensure industry meets changing demands and evolving world legislation.

Quality and safety by design

As an ISO 9001 company, KLAW manufactures to the highest quality standards. Every coupling is made to exact requirements and specifications.

To ensure 100% integrity, each and every coupling undergoes KLAW’s rigorous testing procedures prior to delivery to the customer.

Where specified, all products are manufactured in compliance with PED (Pressure Equipment Directive 97/23/EC) verified by TUV (Ident 2529) and ATEX Directive (94/9/EC).