The department consists of 13 employees who carry out both industrial and research projects. The funding sources include national institutions such as the DFG and AiF as well as EU programs. The research projects include both wire rope and fiber rope with a wide variety of partners from industry and research.
The department is a member of various standardization committees and organizations. The standardization bodies generally include DIN, CEN, ISO and FEM and for the PPE sector UIAA. The department is a member of the organizations DSV, OIPEEC, OITAF and Eurocord.
A QM system and regular training of employees ensure qualified project implementation and the achievement of the project goals.
You can find an overview of our work areas and projects in our brochure Rope Technology.