Southwest Wire Rope

Booth #3901
8641 Moers Road
Houston , TX 77075
United States

Southwest Wire Rope is the leading distributor, fabricator and service provider of lifting, rigging, towing and mooring products in North America with 4 locations in Texas and Louisiana. We service the Marine, Oil & Gas and Construction Industries within the Gulf Coast region. We offer a complete line of products; wire ropes, crane & winch ropes, elevator ropes, synthetic ropes, chain, custom fabricated slings (wire rope, synthetic rope, chain), flat web nylon and polyester slings, polyester round slings, shackles, sockets, and rigging hardware. Our service division provides mobile visual inspections & proof load test re-certifications, non-destructive testing, and mobile spooling services. Our rope products range in diameters from ‘1/4 inch up to 3-1/2 inch. We have over 50 years of experience providing products and services to the Gulf Coast region. We are a division of Houston Wire & Cable Company and publicly traded on NASDAQ as HWCC.

Products & Services


Chain Slings & Hardware

We offer a broad range of chain, chain slings and associated chain hardware.  Working in chain sizes from 9/32 to 1-1/4 inches and grades 120, 100, 80 we custom fabricate chain slings to meet our customers demanding requirements.  As a major distributor of chain products with over 50 years of experience supplying the Marine, Oil & Gas and Construction Industries our products, inventory and service is second to none.

Rigging Hardware

We offer a complete range of rigging hardware for lifting applications; shackles, thimbles, sockets, clips, turnbuckles, master links, rigging hooks, hoist rings, swivels, balls, crane blocks, snatch blocks and other related hardware.  We carry an extensive inventory of domestic and import products.  We custom fabricate slings to your specifications for your lifting applications.

Synthetic Ropes & Splicing

We offer a complete line of synthetic cordage, splicing & associated hardware (Plasma, Spectra, Polyester, Nylon, Polypropylene & Manila) for towing, mooring, lifting, deploying, heavy lift slings, salvage, marine construction, winch lines, face lines, seismic lines, anchor lines & tie-down applications.  We custom fabricate to your specifications to meet your application requirements.  

Synthetic Slings & Hardware

We offer nylon and polyester flat web slings & polyester round slings with associated hardware.   We manufacture flat web slings 1 to 4 ply with 1-12 inch widths in long or short lengths and can private label with your company name.  We fabricate polyester round slings rated up to 100,000 lbs. WLL on a direct vertical lift.  All of our products are fabricated in the USA and they can be customized to meet your application requirements. 

Wire Ropes & Slings

We offer a complete range of wire rope & rigging products for the Oil & Gas, Marine and Construction industries.  Wire rope & slings, crane & winch rope, chain & slings, shackles, sockets, related hardware, are custom fabricated to your specifications to meet your requirements.  Products are provided with mill certifications and proof load test certifications are provided upon request.  We carry an extensive inventory of domestic and import wire rope products and rigging hardware. 

Spooling Services - Wire & Synthetic Rope

Our mobile spooling services division (Haynes Wire Rope) provides on-site tension spooling of wire rope and synthetic rope in sizes from 1/4 inch up to 3-1/2 inch diameter for cranes, winches, and drill rigs on land equipment and vessels in port throughout the Gulf Coast region.  We also provide sand lines and well measuring lines with mobile spooling services for land based well servicing projects.  We are equipped to conduct spooling services with short lead-times on a 24/7 bases.  We can remove and dispose of your old ropes after your new ropes have been installed.

Inspection and Testing Services

Our mobile inspection, testing and re-certification division provides visual inspections and proof load testing re-certification services for your wire rope slings, synthetic slings, chain slings, and lifting and rigging hardware per ASME B30.  We provide detailed visual inspection reports and proof load test re-certification of your products requiring updated certification.  

Deck Machinery / Hardware / Equipment

  • Chains & Fittings
  • Cordage
  • Deck Machinery & Hardware
  • Rope
  • Wire Ropes


  • Equipment Testing