News from Ropeblock

Ropeblock as co-engineer for colossal Sarens crane

When Sarens, the market leader in its field, decided to engineer and build a unique heavy-lifting crane, Ropeblock was asked to contribute substantial expertise and know-how. The new crane has been designed to operate faultlessly under all possible circumstances. We can proudly say that the Sarens SGC 140 is now ready for deployment in the oil industry in Kazachstan.

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***NEW*** Super reeve Connector Swivel Socket

At the request of a crane manufacturer, Ropeblock recently developed a socket with an integral swivel. This latest example of Smart Engineering features a shorter overall length than the conventional combination of a loose swivel and socket. Furthermore, our integrated solution delivers an outstanding efficiency of 100%. Sales Engineer Twan Stevelink was one of the originators of the initial idea and concept for the Ropeblock Super reeve Connector Swivel Socket (SCS-SW). Read his story about the creation of this smart new product and the practical user benefits it has in store.

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Offshore Crane & Lifting Conference 2018

Ropeblock lecture during 23rd Offshore Crane & Lifting Conference in Aberdeen, 24-26 April 2018. We are looking forward to meeting you!

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OTC ASIA 2018

Ropeblock and local distributor Goforth Corporation Sdn Bhd looking forward to meeting you at the OTC ASIA 2018 (March 20-23, 2018 Kuala Lumpur- Malaysia)

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Ropeblock launches optimized ramshorn hooks

Ropeblock’s tireless dedication to Smart Engineering recently led to the introduction of a range of thoroughly optimized ramshorn hooks. These next generation EN13001-3-5 compliant hooks were designed to significantly increase efficiency as well as enhance durability and operational safety.

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AWRF 2017 Fall General Meeting & PIE

Ropeblock and local distributor Associated Wire Rope & Rigging, Inc. looking forward to meeting you at the AWRF 2017 Fall General Meeting & PIE (October 22-25, 2017 Minneapolis-USA)

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Offshore Energy 2017, Amsterdam

Ropeblock will be one of the exhibitors at the 2017 edition of Offshore Energy. The exhibition will take place on 10 and 11 October 2017 at the Amsterdam RAI in The Netherlands. We hope to see you there!

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Ropeblock is now API licensed

Ropeblock has recently been authorized by API (American Petroleum Institute) to use the Official API Monogram as related to API’s 8C specifications, Product Service Level 1. Ropeblock products designed and manufactured in compliance with API Spec 8C can now be supplied with the API Monogram.

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Offshore Crane & Lifting Conference

Ropeblock looks forward to meeting you at “The 22nd International Offshore Crane and Lifting Conference”

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Ropeblock launches optimized ramshorn hooks

The former DIN 15402 standard for lifting hooks became obsolete as of January 2017, to be replaced by EN13001-3-5. At Ropeblock we took this opportunity to develop a range of new ramshorn hooks.

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High Ropeblock visibility at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017

At the recent CONEXPO-CON/AGG, March 7 - 11, 2017 in Las Vegas, USA, Ropeblock shared a booth with local distributor, Associated Wire Rope & Rigging, Inc. Together we took this opportunity to present quite a number of exciting new developments and products.

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Two new Ropeblock products

Recently two products were added to the Ropeblock brand portfolio: a Round Overhaul Ball and a Tailgrip Open Wedge Socket. While both products were launched primarily with the US market in mind they are perfectly suitable for other international customers as well. Both products will be available from stock in different parts of the world, including the USA.

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