About Us
Lankhorst Ropes is a member of the Royal Lankhorst Euronete Group. With more than 200 years of experience and 1,250 employees we are a worldwide innovative group with fully equipped production sites and R&D departments, located in The Netherlands, Portugal, Greece and Brasil, equipped for the production of a wide range of products in maritime and offshore ropes,technical yarns, fishing gear, Pure® composites, recycling and moulding material.

In July 2012, the Royal Lankhorst Euronete Group was acquired by WireCo WorldGroup, of Kansan City, Mo, USA. WireCo WorldGroup is the global leader in manufacturing, engineering, and distributing wire rope, wire rope assemblies, synthetic rope and electromechanical cable. With true global reach, WireCo WorldGroup can deliver the right products for your equipment and application no matter where your worksite might be.

Lankhorst is divided into three divisions: an Offshore Division which trades in the name of Lankhorst Euronete Portugal S.A. and operates from Maia and Viana do Castelo (Portugal), a  Maritime Division with sales offices in The Netherlands, United Kingdom, Spain, Arab Emirates, Brasil and Australia,  and a Heavy Lifting Division. Lankhorst Ropes also trades steel wire ropes for offshore applications from WireCo WorldGroup manufacturing.
In order to support the business, Lankhorst  Ropes carries strategic stock in Houston (USA), New York (USA), Fujairah & Dubai (UAE), Cape Town & Durban (South Africa), Algeciras (Spain), Rotterdam (Holland), Panama and Singapore, and has local sales points in Bilbao (Spain), Brisbane/Perth (Australia) and Rio de Janeiro (Brasil).

Lankhorst Ropes continuously strives for improved product performance, customer satisfaction and product innovation. Lankhorst Ropes has been certified according to ISO 9001:2000.


Lankhorst Ropes combines more than two centuries of experience with a strong innovative ability and modern production techniques. In close cooperation with clients world-wide, the company develops innovative solutions for specific applications in the maritime and offshore industry. These solutions can be either new products or optimised existing techniques.
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