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Bullet-resistant SpectraÂ® fiber incorporated into Cortland rope for new oil and gas project MORRIS PLAINS, N.J.Â – Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that SpectraÂ® 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
Biggest sculpture by Janet Echelman to premiere on March 15 in Vancouver, British Columbia MORRIS TOWNSHIP, N.J.Â — Honeywell (NYSE: HON) announced today that its SpectraÂ® 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
Suncor Stainless Reconfigures Their Quick Attach™ Lifeline Kits to Achieve Optimal ResultsPlymouth, 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
Consisting of wire rope and self-locking cable-grip fastener, KindorfÂ® 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... Read More
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) KevlarÂ® Advanced Performance (AP) fiber and a Kernmantle braided cover of Pelican's patented Glow... Read More
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Pelican Rope Works Becomes First Cordage Manufacturer Worldwide to Use Stronger, Lighter Weight DuPont(TM) Kevlar® AP Technology in Its ProductsJun 09, 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) KevlarÂ® Advanced Performance (AP) fiber technology. The West Coast company is the first cordage manufacturer worldwide to use the stronger, lighter weight KevlarÂ® fiber in its products. One of a select few rope... Read More
Able to be used at heights up to 300 or 100 m for 1 or 2 users, respectively, RollglissÂ® 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... Read More
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
Raise the Curtain on the Revamped Operettenhaus Hamburg - with Stage Technology from Pfaff-silberblauJan 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
A line of ceramic fiber rope products, which maintain their integrity when exposed to temperatures up to 2300Â° 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... Read More
Zetex Twisted Ropes, made from highly texturized amorphous silica yarns, come in 1Â½, 1Â¾, and 2 in. diameters. Once cut, they retain their shape integrity. Ropes withstand continuous heat to 1100Â°F, as well as cold to -100Â°F. Standard 25 lb spool yields 48 ft for 1Â½ in., 36 ft at 1Â¾ in., and 28 ft at 2 in. diameter. Applications include boiler doors, boiler inspection plate... Read More