OTC 2016: Lankhorst Ropes receives Spotlight Award for soft rope system
Lankhorst Ropes has received an OTC Spotlight Award for the LankoDeep – soft rope system.
The soft rope system is a collaboration between Lankhorst Ropes, Deep Tek, and DSM Dyneema. It is capable of handling heavy loads at water depths of more than 3,000 m (9,842 ft).
The system comprises Lankhorst Ropes’ LankoDeep rope, DSM Dyneema, and an active heave compensation drum winch system from Deep Tek.
Advances in rope manufacturing, engineering and handling techniques are featured on the Lankhorst booth. Centrepiece will be the Soft Rope System for deepwater deployments and recovery.