High performance ropes for industrial applications

All over the world, material ropeways, shaft hoists and conveyor belt systems help companies to mine raw materials efficiently and environmentally friendly manner and to transport them over sometimes long distances. Steel ropes are also crucial components in other industrial applications. FATZER ensures right from the planning stage that the ropes will prove their worth in service. 

Maximum reliability for industrial applications

Material ropeways, manholes and industrial conveyor belt systems come in a wide variety of designs, depending on the application. Many of them span a large area, often in mountainous regions or deep into the earth. Central to the reliable functioning of industrial ropeways are, among other things, steel ropes that enable even heavy loads to be transported. This is also of central importance in other industrial applications. FATZER's high-performance ropes are perfectly suited for use in industrial environments. Thanks to their certified high quality as well as comprehensive material testing, you can rely on our ropes to reliably move even the heaviest of loads.

Steel ropes for industry

The FATZER product range includes various rope solutions, both suspension ropes and conveyor ropes and guide ropes. Wear-resistant and durable, they can be easily installed and also maintained if required. In order to optimally match the steel ropes to their intended use, we intensively deal with individual challenges and produce ropes tailored to them. When calculating the ropes, we pay attention to the lowest possible lifetime costs, which means that ropeway operators can protect their finances in the long term.

Comprehensive services for ropeway operators

Do you need steel cables in a special design? Are you challenged by the logistics at your dismantling site? Or do you need support in monitoring the ropes in use? Thanks to our many years of business activity and comprehensive expertise, we accompany you from planning and production to logistics, installation, monitoring and maintenance. In this way, you benefit from the best quality at all levels in the long term - anywhere in the world.

Value Engineering / Farotune
Quiet ropes
Longlife products
Rope Management
Rope repairs

In the case of wire breaks, the broken wires remain in the compound


Twist-free and low stress due to twisted design


Fast and safe installation

Guide rope


Guide ropes for economical system solutions in shaft installations.

More about guide ropes

We will be happy to advise you!
Do you have any questions about FATZER steel wire ropes or our additional services for tourist or alpine ropeways? Get in touch. We will be happy to show you the many ways in which you can benefit from working with us.
Matthias Stacher  – Technical Sales Director - Ropeways & Mining (Latin America)

Ropes from FATZER inspire worldwide

Customer projects with our high-performance ropes in the industrial sector

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This modern ropeway has two track ropes with integrated fiber optic cables and two track ropes with four electric conductors each. Low in length, reliable and resilient, the ropes provide optimal support for ropeway operation.

Silvrettaseilbahn AG Ischgl

Railroad builder


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