Springston, NZ - Ph 03 329 5837

Introducing Nautilus Braids

WHO ARE WE?

Nautilus Braids is a 100% NEW ZEALAND owned and operated company, specialising in the design and manufacture of high performance ropes, using state-of-the-art machinery and sourcing the best quality imported fibres to produce customised ropes of varying sizes, construction and colour

 

With a lifetime's experience in textiles and yachting,

Ian McFarlane set up the company in 1994, based on the philosophy of low cost and low overheads, using the most modern braiding equipment. Ian has designed and built our own twisters to incorporate flexibility and develop higher performance products. We use the best quality imported fibre to produce the highest quality braided ropes.

The Nautilus Team

Nautilus Braid are a dynamic team of dedicated ropemakers with over 50 years combined experience in research, rope and yarn making. We are able to make products to suit your requirements.

We specialise in customised products for the discerning buyer.

 

OWNER of NAUTILUS BRAIDS

Ian McFarlane Go to LinkedIn - Ian McFarlane

IAN McFARLANE

DIRECTOR/OWNER of nAUTILUS

Extensive scientific background in textiles, product innovation and management. Keen sailor.

 

Denis Maddever profile Go to LinkedIn - Denis Maddever

DENIS MADDEVER

MANAGER AT NAUTILUS BRAIDS bACKGROUND AS SENIOR RESEARCH SCIENTIST IN TEXTILES. Also a keen sailor.

 

 

 

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Ali Dodds Go to LinkedIn - Ali Dodds

Ali Dodds

Factory Manager at Nautilus Background in manufacturing non-woven textiles and ardent sailor.

Verna Black Go to LinkedIn - Verna Black

Verna Black

Accounts Manager at Nautilus. Administrator extraordinaire. Also loves sailing.

Our Mission

to meet your needs

Nautilus Braids are a dynamic team of dedicated ropemakers with over 50 years of combined experience in research, rope and yarn making. Our mission is to make the highest quality ropes with state-of-the-art machinery whilst providing very cost competitive products that do not compromise performance.

Specialisation

MARINE INDUSTRY

Specialise in customised braided marine ropes of varying size, COLOUR and construction for the discerning buyer:

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