In the spring of 1934, in the middle of the Great Depression, thirteen individuals gathered a small fortune to start up an industrial venture in Reykjavík, to manufacture fishing nets, ropes and fishing long lines for the local fishing fleet.
The founders named their new company HAMPIÐJAN.
To our prospective customers.
HAMPIDJAN is one of the world's leader in technology when it comes to Dyneema® Ropes for Offshore, Maritime, Mining netting and Commercial Fishing Gear.
It all started in Iceland in the spring of 1934, in the middle of the Great Depression, thirteen individuals gathered a small fortune to start up an industrial venture in Reykjavik, to manufacture fishing nets, ropes and fishing long lines for the local fishing fleet. The founders named their new company HAMPIDJAN.
Since then HAMPIDJAN has become the world leader in making and servicing quality ropes and commercial fishing gear. HAMPIDJAN operates several entities around the world, including 4 in Iceland, 2 in Denmark, 2 in Ireland, 3 in USA, 1 in Newfoundland, 2 in New Zealand, 1 in Lithuania and now the newest one here in Australia. The central manufacturing facility producing ropes, netting and trawls is in Lithuania.
DYNICE is our new brand name for all Dyneema® ropes.
So now we have DYNICE SK75, DYNICE DUX, DYNICE DATA, DYNICE HELILINE, DYNICE WINCH and DYNICE WARP the ropes are used for Offshore, Maritime, Seismic, Defence, Lifting, Mining and Commercial Fishing. The DYNICE ropes are made from the world's best Dyneema® yarn, DSM in the Netherlands.
MAGNET netting is well known worldwide within the commercial fishing, the netting is made from high density PE, Nylon and Dyneema®. The netting is suitable for all type of trawling, fish farming, cyclone nets, safety nets, cargo nets and fence nets.
Hampidjan Australia Pty Ltd is the new business name and we are located in a nice 1100M2 building in Burleigh Heads on the Gold Coast. We keep good quality products in stock including the DYNICE ropes, MAGNET netting, twine, 3 strand & braided ropes, fishing wire rope, combination rope, trawl doors, floats, chain and shackles along with the hardware from “the blue line” such as thimbles, swivels, blocks and more, the list is long!
Hampidjan Australia offers a full service when it comes to fishing wire ropes, we have a 600 Ton swaging machine and we offer hand splicing when needed. We can also custom make DYNICE and wire rope trawl warps and bridles. Our fishing wire rope is Alumar – with a special galvanization against corrosion and rust.
Contact us today for more information on 1300 595 575.
You can download our product catalogue below.
The Team of Hampidjan Australia