Rope

Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Honeywell High-Performance Fiber Helping to Secure Offshore Platforms for Brazil's Petrobras

October 8, 2015

Bullet-resistant Spectra fiber incorporated into Cortland rope for new oil and gas project MORRIS PLAINS, N.J.– Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that Spectra fiber will be used in ropes for new offshore oil and gas platforms for Petrobras, the largest oil and gas company in Latin America. The high-performance fiber, also used extensively in body and vehicle armor, is being...Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Honeywell Spectra Fiber Strengthens 745-Foot Vancouver Sculpture by World-Renowned Artist

March 19, 2014

Biggest sculpture by Janet Echelman to premiere on March 15 in Vancouver, British Columbia MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J.— Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that its Spectra fiber is strengthening the ropes used in a new sculpture making its world premiere this month in Vancouver, British Columbia, by world-renowned artist Janet Echelman. The fiber, which is pound-for-pound 15 times stronger...Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products, Safety & Security Equipment

A Lifeline to Suncor's Quick Attach(TM) Marine Products

March 18, 2014

Suncor Stainless Reconfigures Their Quick Attach™ Lifeline Kits to Achieve Optimal Results

Plymouth, MA – Suncor Stainless, Inc. has reconfigured their Quick Attach™ Lifeline Kits. They have removed the wire rope from the kits and are now packaging it to be sold separately in 30’, 40’ and 50’ lengths. These changes will offer...Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mounting & Attaching Products

Fastening System suspends cable and ductwork from ceilings.

March 13, 2013

Consisting of wire rope and self-locking cable-grip fastener, Kindorf® Fast Cable Link requires no tools for installation. Serrated locking rollers provide extra non-slip grip, while release pin enables adjustment after inserting wire rope into fastener, and stainless steel springs keep locking roller in constant contact with wire rope. Made of zinc alloy, fastener is constructed with riveted connections for strength. Wire rope is zinc-plated steel for corrosion protection. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Honeywell Spectra Fiber Reinforces New Rope for Racing Sailboats

November 24, 2010

Spectra fiber provides high-strength, low-stretch characteristics to innovative, high-performance marine rope MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that its high-strength, lightweight and low-stretch Spectra fiber is reinforcing an innovative new yachting rope used by some of the world's most accomplished racers. Spectra fiber enables Yale Cordage's new Ph.D.(TM) rope,...Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mounting & Attaching Products

Stainless Steel Direct to Offer Customers High Quality Galvanized Product Line for Early 2011

November 12, 2010

Stainless Steel Direct is one of North America's leading distributors of stainless steel rigging products, and will soon be offering a complete line of galvanized products. The new website will be www.galvanizeddirect.com and it will mirror the stainless steel rigging product site with high quality galvanized rigging products to help leverage your buying power for both lines under one umbrella. ...Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Pelican Rope Works' Glow Helicopter Long Haul and Short Haul Ropes Receive NFPA Certification

July 21, 2010

SANTA ANA, Calif., July 12, 2010 - Pelican Rope Works announced today that it has received UL Certification to National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) standards for its proprietary Life Safety Glow Helicopter Long Haul and Short Haul ropes. These ropes consist of a braided core of 100% DuPont(TM) Kevlar Advanced Performance (AP) fiber and a Kernmantle braided cover of Pelican's patented Glow...Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Cancord Inc. Manufactures Lifelines and Rescue Rope to Meet Specific Demands of Industrial Safety and Rescue Applications

July 9, 2010

Cancord is a quality driven, technically focused manufacturer and supplier of ropes designed for fire search and rescue, industrial fall protection, and military life safety applications. Many of our life safety ropes can be custom fitted with swaged eye terminations, snap hooks or carabiners to ensure they meet the specific requirements of each job site or rescue situation. Our ropes are CSA...Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Pelican Rope Works Becomes First Cordage Manufacturer Worldwide to Use Stronger, Lighter Weight DuPont(TM) Kevlar AP Technology in Its Products

June 9, 2010

SANTA ANA, Calif. -- Pelican Rope Works announced today that it is offering a new line of rope and webbing products made with the recently introduced DuPont(TM) (NYSE:DD) Kevlar Advanced Performance (AP) fiber technology. The West Coast company is the first cordage manufacturer worldwide to use the stronger, lighter weight Kevlar fiber in its products. One of a select few rope manufacturers to...Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Safety & Security Equipment

Rescue and Escape Device offers fully automatic operation.

May 4, 2010

Able to be used at heights up to 300 or 100 m for 1 or 2 users, respectively, Rollgliss® R500 offers controlled descent (0.6-0.9 m/sec), self-rescue, emergency evacuation, and assisted rescue with lifting capabilities. Bidirectional design allows one end of lifeline to descend while other ascends to prepare for another rescue. For durability and performance, construction includes corrosion-resistant materials and 9.5 mm super static kernmantle rope, available in 10 m increments. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Safety & Security Equipment

Enhancing Your Business World With InCord's Play & Amusement Netting Solutions

June 16, 2008

Colchester - June 9th, 2008 - InCord, located in Colchester, Connecticut is the largest netting fabricator in North America. We offer a wide range of colors and styles to suit any theme or play area design. We also have a full line of UV- and chemical-resistant netting and roping solutions, which last longer in outdoor and aquatic areas. Also, as of May 8th, 2008 we are ISO Certified (ISO...Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission, Non-Industrial Products

Raise the Curtain on the Revamped Operettenhaus Hamburg - with Stage Technology from Pfaff-silberblau

January 11, 2008

Pfaff-silberblau replaced all the fly machinery of the traditional musical theatre in the heart of St. Pauli in record time. Friedberg, November 8, 2007 - The time frame was ever so small: The Pfaff-silberblau Hebezeugfabrik GmbH, Derching/Friedberg, Germany, had little more than three months in which to convert the fly machinery of the renowned "Operettenhaus Hamburg." The client was Stage...Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing

Agis Offers Ceramic Fiber Rope for Extreme High Temperature Applications

April 24, 2006

A line of ceramic fiber rope products, which maintain their integrity when exposed to temperatures up to 2300 F, is available from Agis Manufacturing Company, specialists in high temperature sealing products. Agis Ceramic Fiber Rope is a soft, pliable material designed for gasketing, packing and sealing applications in the chemical, petrochemical, foundry, metalworking, heat treating and other...Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Twisted Ropes provide strong seal.

July 15, 2003

Zetex Twisted Ropes, made from highly texturized amorphous silica yarns, come in 1½, 1¾, and 2 in. diameters. Once cut, they retain their shape integrity. Ropes withstand continuous heat to 1100°F, as well as cold to -100°F. Standard 25 lb spool yields 48 ft for 1½ in., 36 ft at 1¾ in., and 28 ft at 2 in. diameter. Applications include boiler doors, boiler inspection plate covers, and dome or lid covers within molten metals market. Read More