Wire Rope Slings


There are as many uses for a wire rope sling as there are types. These slings can be made into a number of products to meet the needs of any industry including Oil & Gas, Construction, Manufacturing, and Mining. Kennedy Wire Rope & Sling Co., Inc. offers a wide variety of wire rope slings, as well as advice for the proper application for each.  


When a high rated capacity sling is required, single part slings are a popular option. In some cases, a two- or multi-leg bridal sling may be needed in order to connect to the load in more than one location to create an even distribution for the lift. Kennedy Wire Rope & Sling Co., Inc. has a variety of single, two, three or four-part bridal slings to accommodate any need.


Superflex braided slings of varying sizes as three part, six-part, eight-part, and nine-part sling are used to lift especially heavy loads. This sling is typically chosen for rigging large lifts that require the sling’s flexibility to bend around a narrow area.


Kennedy Wire Rope & Sling Co., Inc. offers many types of socket assemblies including: Different applications require specific socket assemblies. Each one can be used to meet multiple needs.


We offer several types of grommets to get the job done, including 210-strand laid hand splice, closed swaged socket and 270 cable laid hand splice continuous construction or mechanical splice grommets. Our grommets are made up of six strands or a wire rope body wrapped around a core. Ask a Kennedy Wire Rope & Sling Co., Inc. professional for assistance in choosing the appropriate grommet for your needs by calling 361.289.1444.