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

  • Race 13: Washington DC, USA to Oban, Scotland

  • Race 12: Panama to Washington DC

  • Raffica Sailing Team supported by Marlow Ropes

    Marlow Welcomes Raffica Sailing Team to their family of elite Ambassador Sailing Teams

  • Stir up a Storm with Marlow’s New Typhoon Arb Climbing Line

  • Marlow Ropes Hits Dyneema®  Recycling Milestone With ‘Sustainable Sailing’

  • Securing Your Vessel: A Guide to Choosing Mooring Lines 

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