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



6. Stuttgart Rope Days of the Institute for Mechanical Handling and Logistics (IFT) of the University of Stuttgart


Business Climate Germany


The General Data Protection Requlation enters into force as from May 25, 2018. Therefore we adapted our Data Privacy Statement accordingly.


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


70 jähriges Jubiläum der Drahtseil-Vereinigung e.V.


12. - 15. March 2019Den Haag

OIPEEC Conference 2019

08. - 14. April 2019München

Bauma München

08. - 10. May 2019Innsbruck, Österreich

Interalpin Innsbruck

14. - 15. May 2019Stuttgart

Seminar “Seilendverbindung”

29. - 31. May 2019Beijing, China

China (Beijing) International Mining Expo 2019

04. June 2019Ilmenau

2. Ilmenauer Drahttag