Jakob Rope Systems Blog knowledge and insights about cables


Company insights, interesting stories and useful knowledge about ropes and cables by Jakob Rope Systems.

A wall based greening with plant pots on the facade
Published 13 February 2020

Green walls, living walls … what’s the difference?

There are many different systems for greening - with their own advantages and disadvantages

Wheels on a ski lift post running a cable by Jakob Rope Systems
Published 27 January 2020

On the mountain

with Jakob Rope Systems

It’s peak skiing season. Why not go on top with us? Here are our most memorable ski lifts, where you can scale the mountain with Jakob cables.

Careful planning is essential for a successful greening
Published 15 January 2020

First planning steps for greening

Winter is the right time to think about the installation of greening. Careful planning helps to avoid errors and minimize costs. We have put together the most important aspects.

Peter Jakob during the interview
Published 12 December 2019

‘We have laid the basis for the future’

Peter Jakob on a sucessful 2019, the risks and opportunities for the future and the permanent challenge of reconciling sustainability and efficiency.