1982 - Industrial Ropes was originally formed as an export company within Ropequip Limted of Swanley, Kent.
1984 – Industrial Ropes opened in Montrose as a Wire Rope wholesale company serving the Offshore Industry.
1990 – A subsidiary branch was formed at Ambergate in Derbyshire to service the English Wire Rope wholesale market.
2001 – Industrial Ropes was acquired by Ropequip Nederland BV.
2007 – Rotherham branch became operational.