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Lankhorst Ropes is a world-leading supplier of synthetic and steel wire ropes to the maritime and offshore industries. We operate globally through our Maritime and Offshore Divisions, delivering ropes with outstanding performance and service-life.

Based in Sneek, the Netherlands, the Maritime division supplies a wide range of synthetic and steel wire ropes under the brand names like Tipto® Eight, Tipto® Twelve, Euroflex®, StronglineTM, Lanko®Force, Lankopack® and Lankofour®. Our broad portfolio of markets and customers includes dredging, towing and shipping with leading maritime companies Boskalis, Van Oord, Svitzer, Smit/Lamnalco, BP, Wallenius, Shell and Chevron.

Offshore Division located in Viana do Castello, Portugal, specialises in deepwater mooring and single point mooring systems with its proprietary Gama® 98 synthetic rope construction for customers including: Petrobras, Technip, Shell, Anadarko Petroleum, SBM Offshore, and Sofec. Our landmark projects include: Tahiti, Lucius, Heidelberg and Aasta Hansteen Spar platforms for Technip, ThunderHawk semi-submersible for SBM Atlantia, Cascade & Chinook FPSO for APL/BW Offshore and Goliat FPSO for Eni Norge.

In addition to synthetic ropes, Lankhorst Ropes also supplies high performance steel wire for a broad range of applications including mooring and anchor lines, towing ropes, offshore crane ropes, riser tensioner lines, Abandonment and Recovery winch ropes and plough ropes, drilling lines, and pull in riser lines. Key products in this category include: Lankopack, Lankolift Compacted, Lankotop, and Lankotop Compacted, 6x36WS+IWRC.

Heavy Lift is a market of growing importance where Lankhorst Ropes is growing its share of the Heavy Lift synthetic slings market with Lanko®Force, Gama98, Lanko® Ultra round slings for customers including Heerema, Allseas, Jumbo, Huisman and Rolldock.


Visiting address

Prinsengracht 2
8607 AD Sneek
The Netherlands

Delivery address

Selfhelpweg 14
8607 AB Sneek


Monday - Friday
07:15 - 16:00 hour

Mail address

P.O. Box 203
8600 AE Sneek
The Netherlands
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