Wire ropes transport
Wire ropes lift
Wire ropes inspire
Wire ropes move
Wire ropes shine
Wire ropes connect
Wire ropes protect
Wire ropes forward

Welcome to Drahtseil-Vereinigung e.V. – the effective network ensures your competitive advantage in the wire rope market

The Drahtseil-Vereinigung e.V. is an influential association that has been committed to represent the economic and technical interests of its members from the German-speaking wire rope industry in important national and international committees for more than six decades.

The Drahtseil-Vereinigung e.V. provides its members with up-to-date association statistics and market information, accelerates the internal know-how transfer, thus enabling a critical competitive advantage. The leading knowledge edge in evaluating market developments and new markets enables decision makers to dynamically adapt their own company’s market position, strengthening and extending their own condition.

Target public relations initiatives serve to raise awareness for the member companies‘ positions and demands at important decision makers in political boards, authorities and the society. Members also benefit from the professional and economic consulting and support in initiating and performing research projects.



Borkener Kistenfabrik GmbH has been certified according to ISO 9001: 2015 since August 15th, 2017


Congratulations to Dipl.-Ing. Konstantin Kühner and Dipl.-Ing. Martin Wehr Both received a doctor's degree at IFT Stuttgart recently


Ifo Business Climate November 2017


70 jähriges Jubiläum der Drahtseil-Vereinigung e.V.


Industrial Alliance warns about concessions


OIPEEC Conference / IFT 24th - 26th of March 2015


31. January - 01. February 2018TU Clausthal

8. Kolloquium “Fördertechnik im Bergbau”

26. - 27. February 2018Stuttgart

Seminar “Seilendverbindung” am IFT

10. - 11. April 2018Stuttgart, Deutschland

6. Stuttgarter Seiltage 2018

16. - 20. April 2018Düsseldorf, Deutschland

wire Düsseldorf

08. - 14. April 2019München, Deutschland

Bauma München

08. - 10. May 2019Innsbruck, Österreich

Interalpin Innsbruck