Peter and Olaf Harken recognized this basic business principle more than 50 years ago when starting Harken/Vanguard in the lake country of Southeastern Wisconsin. Since those early days, Harken has grown from a backyard dream, to a global reality with group offices around the world and distribution in 48 countries. Harken gear dominates events like the America’s Cup, the Ocean Race, the Olympics and the Maxi World Championships. Harken blocks, travelers, winches, and hydraulics are aboard everything from the smallest dinghies to the largest megayachts. Our US Corporate Headquarters and Harken Italy are ISO 9001:2015 Certified.

Wichard Group

For more than 100 years our main mission has been to provide all our customers with quality products that ensure both safety and optimum performance for their sports and professional activities. Wichard was founded in 1919 in Thiers by Henri Wichard. The company specialized initially in the manufacture of forged safety parts for industry.


Vi var vid starten för ca 50 år sedan en uppstickare inom repbranchen och har idag utvecklats till att vara Skandinaviens ledande tågvirkesleverantör.  En styrka vi alltid haft sedan startskottet gick 1967 har varit vårt stora lager, vilket möjliggör snabba och effektiva leveranser – vi strävar alltid efter att skicka paketet samma dag som du beställt! Vårt breda sotiment omfattar drygt 3000 produkter, med allt från trappräckslinor till förtöjningslinor. Kort och gott kan du hitta det mesta inom rep och linor hos oss.


LALIZAS vision is to produce high quality products and distribute them in international markets through its well‐established distribution network. This vision, along with the care for the customers and the indispensable input of the employees, have resulted to the company’s growth and will continue to contribute positively in the continuous development of LALIZAS.

Polyform AS

Polyform AS was established in 1955 and was the first company in the world to produce inflatable, all-plastic net buoys and fenders. Polyform AS is the leading manufacturer in its field. The company is registered in Norway and situated in Ålesund at the north-western coast of Norway, and benefits from being located in one of the world’s most innovative maritime environments.


The creation of the brand Comet was the beginning of the company manufacturing fireworks, along with linethrowers and rockets for the marine industry and moving away from various aviation projects. By 1960, Comet was a well known and respected global pyrotechnic company. Comet rockets, flares and smoke signals can be found on the bridges, life rafts and lifeboats of Naval and merchant ships, fishing boats and yachts all over the world. The quality, technological superiority and innovative design of our products, combined with worldwide type approvals and manufacturing in Bremerhaven to ISO 9001 & 15736 standards, has placed Comet at the forefront of marine safety.


Regatta har utviklet flyteprodukter i over 60 år, og vi er en av Europas ledende produsenter av redningsvester og flyteprodukter. Gjennom nye oppfinnelser og stadige forbedringer av produktene i henhold til gjeldende krav, har vi utviklet høy kunnskap og erfaring. Allerede på midten av 1970-tallet utviklet vi en arbeidsdrakt med innebygd flytestoff – “Regatta Combidrakt”. I 1991 utviklet og lanserte vi en flytegenser. Produktutvikling har vært, og vil alltid være, en kontinuerlig prosess med høy prioritet i Regatta. Sikkerhet, bevegelsesfrihet og komfort under alle forhold er vårt mål for kvalitet. Vi har et tett samarbeid med godkjennings- og testinstanser verden over.


Profurl developed its first headsail reefing-furling system in 1980, when it was known as ProEngin. The company quickly became the reference and world leader in this area.

• A full range of products: manual headsail reefing-furling systems, furlers, in-boom reefing-furling systems and motorised reefing-furling systems
• A unique experience of nearly 30 years in the field of sail furling systems
• More than 5,000 reefing-furling systems supplied every year around the world and over 100,000 systems delivered since the beginning
• A design department dedicated to innovation and the development of new products
• A global network of 60 dealers at your service
• A customer hotline