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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

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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... Read More

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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

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Pre-Sewn Prusik Loops eliminate use of knots.

December 2, 2013

Constructed from kernmantle rope, DBI-SALA Rollgliss® Technical Rescue Pre-Sewn Prusik Loops provide sliding hitch that is ready for use when required. Stitched ends are covered in clear heat shrink to provide added protection as well as facilitate visual inspection; and short loop end of prusik can be choked down so it bites onto karabiner, keeping it under tension in correct orientation. Product comes in 3 color-coded diameters: 6, 7, and 8 mm. Read More

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Static Kernmantle Rope comes in range of diameters and colors.

November 27, 2013

Available by meter/roll for use in various industrial rescue and rigging applications, DBI-SALA Rollgliss® Technical Rescue Static Kernmantle Rope includes high-strength and hard-wearing ropes resistant to minor cuts, abrasions, chemicals/grime, and heat. All ropes include tracer tape and can be finished with various options to suit individual specifications. While 6, 7, and 8 mm rope is suited for use as Prusik or accessory cord, 11 and 13 mm rope suits rescue and industrial applications.
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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

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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<4444>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.<4444>Spectra fiber enables Yale Cordage's new... Read More

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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 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... Read More

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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. <4444>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... Read More

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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

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Rescue Kit targets fall protection market.

March 26, 2007

Available with rope lengths of 10, 20, or 30 m, Rollgliss® R250 Rescue Kit has been developed for effective industrial rescue of worker who is left suspended at height after a fall. Engineered with inexperienced user in mind, it allows them to perform emergency rescue on co-workers without use of complex knots/knives. Rescuer is not put at risk and is able to perform rescue from remote location without descending down to casualty, thus avoiding any danger. Read More

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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

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