Established in 1949 in Buenos Aires, Argentina, IPH has become one of the major players in the manufacturing of steel wire ropes in Latin America, placing itself into a position of leadership through the specialization in achieving solutions for the highest demands in the market.

IPH offers specific product lines for the most different working areas. IPH produces from standard and special steel wire ropes for high demands, to products specially developed for the different needs.

IPH’s vertically integrated production process planning involves all steel wire rope’s components, from its own manufacture of wires, fiber and steel cores for its ropes to wooden or steel reels and packaging according to customers specifications. This integration model is key for the design optimization, productive versatility and sustainability, and quality assurance of finished products.

High quality and service standards allow a large percentage of its production to be distributed in the most competitive markets within the five continents. This business philosophy and passion for excellence are the same that inspired the company’s beginnings, more than 70 years ago, turning it into the modern company with global projection that is today.


  • 6, 8 and 9 strands steel wire ropes up to 120 mm diameter.
  • Rotation resistant steel wire ropes.
  • Compacted steel wire ropes.
  • Steel wire ropes with thermoplastic-coated core.
  • Fully thermoplastic steel wire ropes.
  • Steel wire ropes with solid polymer core.
  • Steel wire ropes for high-speed elevators.
  • Extra heavy galvanized steel wire ropes.
  • Capacity to produce ropes of a single length in reels up to 100 ton.
  • Custom made products, according to the specific customer needs.
  • Steel wire ropes Slings
  • Ropes and chains fittings

Applications and markets

IPH steel wire ropes are designed to work in a wide variety of equipment on high demand operations such us:

  • Elevators
  • Automotive
  • Cranes
  • Port terminals
  • Infrastructure
  • Mining
  • Fishing
  • Oil & Gas
  • Marine ropes
  • Cableways
  • Heavy Duty industry