Van Beest

Van Beest

Van Beest is a leading supplier of a complete range of accessories for steel wire rope, chain and synthetic rope worldwide.

Two brands: Green Pin® and EXCEL®

The EXCEL® range covers a wide range of grade 8, grade 10 and stainless steel hooks and chain components. These high quality products are made in France. In Holland Van Beest manufactures Green Pin® shackles in various shapes and sizes, suitable for many different applications. Green Pin® shackles comply with many internationally recognized standards and can be supplied with various certificates. Van Beest also offers a wide range of additional accessories like sockets, turnbuckles etc. to complete your lifting assembly.


Van Beest products are used by professionals in many different industries such as the offshore, naval, construction, fishing, mining and general industry. In oil and gas production, safety is all-important. In this high-risk environment, you can rely on the continuous high quality of Van Beest products. For this reason Green Pin® Standard and Polar shackles are DNV 2.7-1 Type Approved.


Van Beest has branches in The Netherlands, Germany, France and the USA. There are stock holding distributors of Van Beest products in over 90 countries worldwide. For more information you can visit the website at or send an e-mail to