Faster and safer mooring operations
Many leading shipping operators specify mooring and tow ropes made with Dyneema® SK78. They’re stronger, more durable, light enough for one to handle, have limited rope backlash, and show extraordinary performance even in extreme conditions.
Dyneema® fiber does double duty to tow and tie up stricken Modern Express
Given the challenging situation, the salvors decided to use a towing connection made with Dyneema® fiber. There were two reasons: weight and handling. Ropes made with Dyneema® fiber are as strong as steel wire ropes of the same diameter, but seven times lighter.Read story
Why not all HMPE is the same
Mooring ropes with Dyneema® SK78 massively outperform alternative ropes in abrasion and creep lifetime comparisons, without sacrificing strength and reliability.
Find out how ropes with Dyneema® SK78 reduces costs while ensuring the safety of your crew and fleet.
How Dyneema® SK78 helps to prevent rope failure
Dyneema® is both the world’s strongest fiber and the only HMPE fiber scientifically engineered to overcome abrasion, bending fatigue, compression, and creep fatigue. Challenges that are familiar to all users of mooring and tow ropes.
Find out the 4 reasons why ropes with Dyneema® perform better for longer.