Marlow Ropes

A Legacy of Quality for over 200 years

Marlow Ropes Ltd are a privately owned British manufacturer of specialist synthetic fibre ropes and assemblies.  

Our factory in Hailsham, East Sussex boasts a wide range of rope making capabilities and technologies.  We distribute around the world and have our own sales and distribution company in the USA.

We are extremely proud of our heritage – not only as a brand recognised around the world for quality, performance and innovation, but as a business with ties to the local community going back over 200 years.

We specialise in the use of exotic synthetic fibres such as Vectran, Zylon, Technora, Nomex and Twaron and are a key partner with DSM Dyneema, designing specialist lines from Dyneema SK99, SK78, SK75, SK38, DM20 and XBO.







Blue ocean sustainability mission

Blue Ocean Sustainability

Turning the tide on how we manufacture from the energy we use to the materials we source.

Project Showcases

Project Showcases

Take a look at some of the innovative projects we are proud to have been involved with.

Where to buy Marlow Ropes.

Where to Buy

Working with the best – find a global Marlow Ropes supplier near you.

Latest News

  • Black Marlow – famously endorsed by explorers and adventurers including Bear Grylls, Ranulph Fiennes 

  • High-Performance D12 SK99 Max Rigs Reward at FA Cup Final 

  • Blue Ocean® Static Clean Up Westminster Abbey

  • 3 Men in a Land Rover – an epic overland adventure from 1969

  • Saving Wildlife with Marlow’s Vega Climbing Line 

  • Gladiator Revival 2024: Secured by Marlow D2 Racing  

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