In 1975 they introduced the first synthetic low elongation rope for fire and industrial high-rise rescue. Synthetic fibers were a radical departure from the norm of one inch manila ropes that were in use. Bluewater Ropes edition of life safety ropes have become the most widely used ropes of this type in the country and are the first choice of fire and rescue groups around the world.
In 1995 BlueWater became the first American manufacturer in our industry to obtain ISO 9000 Certification. It insures the highest possible quality in manufacturing and service. Constant monitoring of raw materials, component parts and in-line processes by their fully equipped laboratory guarantees no deviation in the manufacturing process.