A Time To Reflect | Hand Manufacturing + Technology
Our highly skilled manufacturing specialists learn on the job and we still use traditional craftsmanship techniques which have been passed through generations of the business.
A Time To Reflect | Oil + Gas
With the introduction of new materials in the 1970’s, like the tried and tested waterproof materials we use today, we grew into the Oil and Gas markets supplying bespoke tarpaulin covers for equipment and our offshore bags.
A Time To Reflect | Adapting to Survive
Between 1940 and 1970, there was a significant period of change at Montrose Rope and Sail.
A Time to Reflect | The Paton Family
We have little information of the company from which it first established in 1789, until the late 1890’s, when it first entered into the Paton Family.
A Time To Reflect | Rope + Sails
As many of you know, Montrose Rope and Sail originally served the flourishing local fishing industry manufacturing ropes and hand-sewn sails that could withstand the harsh weather out at sea.
A Time to Reflect | Where We Started
The Montrose Rope and Sail Company was first established in 1789. Our business first operated from ‘The Old Ropey’ on Bents Road, Montrose hand manufacturing ropes and hand sewn sails for the local fishing industry.