Lankhorst Ropes USA is now open for business. As one of the world’s leading suppliers for maritime and heavy lift ropes, and part of Kansas based, WireCo WorldGroup, one of the world’s largest steel wire and synthetic ropes manufacturer, Lankhorst Ropes is set to offer the US and Canadian vessel operators market leading products that will transform your business.
With Strength comes Depth
Lankhorst Ropes USA is working in parallel with Philadelphia-based, Phillystran, a world leader in custom engineered fibre ropes for marine, mining, utility, oil and gas, and industries. It is the leading supplier of high performance fibre ropes to the US Navy and US Coastguard.
We’re are also working with our strategic partner Precision Tension Solutions (PTS) based in Houston. PTS designs and customizes high performance synthetic ropes with complimentary rigging components.
Making a Difference
Heading up Lankhorst Ropes USA is Commercial Director Mark Pieter Frölich. Based in Philadelphia, Mark Pieter is a mechanical engineer with over 12 years’ experience with maritime ropes. He has worked in the European and Middle Eastern shipping and oil and gas markets and brings a track record of success.
As regional manager in the Middle East, Mark Pieter has spent the past seven years successfully founding and growing the WireCo WorldGroup branch office in Dubai. Along the way he has achieved major fleet wide synthetic rope improvements with large global shipping companies.