Worldwide delivery

We offer comprehensive solutions in the field of anchors and chains for commercial shipping, yacht building, and the offshore industry. At our site in Rotterdam, we have over seven million kilos of anchors and chains in stock, ready for shipment all over the world. Whether by truck, container sea freight, or even air freight, we ensure that your order arrives quickly and safely.

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Chain cables

Discover more about chain cables, both in stud link and in short link.  

chain cables

Connecting parts

Find more information about our connecting parts, including GJW Superswivel and Kenter joining shackles.

connecting parts

Deck equipment

Find more information about Panama Chocks and Bollards.

deck equipment

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Anchor Anatomy

Pool® TW Anchor

Crown shackle



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From 3 to 6 September, we will attend the SMM Hamburg 2024! Visit us in Hall B7, Stand 523, where we will be ready to introduce you to our products and services. We’ll be at the Dutch Pavillion of the NMT | Netherlands Maritime Technology and look forward to meeting you. See you there? ????

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⛓️ Did you know that we have over 7 million kilos of anchors and chain cables in stock on our premises in Rotterdam? This means that we can always deliver quickly whenever you need it! With fair prices and high-quality products that are always in stock, we are ready for you. ✨⚓️

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Luxury and innovation come together on this super yacht: the Amels Full Custom project 'HERE COMES THE SUN'. Wortelboer is the proud supplier of the anchors and chain cables for this impressive yacht, measuring a whopping 89 meters!

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Next week Deborah Touwslager & Hessel Heijblom will do a meet & greet:) with customers in Athens, together with our agent UMAR | WSR. <br><br>Should you wish to have an appointment with us, please contact us via: <a target="_blank" class="auto" href="" tabindex="-1"></a> or via UMAR | WSR, Savvas Lazaris<br><br>See you there!

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More than half a century of experience This is Wortelboer

As a family business, we have over 70 years of experience in the field of anchors and chains. From expert technical advice to fast delivery and professional onsite installation. With our extensive inventory in Rotterdam, we quickly provide custom solutions to our global partners and customers.

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All our materials are inspected by classification societies and are delivered with original certificates, including LR, BV, RINA, DNV, RMRS, and ABS. If our anchors and chains are not available with the class certificate you require, we also offer the option to take over the materials. Please contact our sales team for the possibilities and prices.

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Anchors for commercial shipping, yachts, and offshore vessels.

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Anchor Chains

What diameter do you need? In addition to stud link anchor chains, we also supply short link chains.

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Connecting parts

Spare parts for the use of your anchors and chains. View parts