Meet the Experts

If you have questions about how Cordstrap could help your business, we invite you to speak directly to our experts. You can learn more about their specialisms here.

Book an appointment with your local Cordstrap cargo protection engineer

Stefan Becker

Super cargo is Stefan’s specialism – up to 500 tonnes, transported on barges and also stowed on or below decks. He has been involved with creating and implementing Cordstrap solutions since 2000 and is an industry leader when it comes to new and innovative solutions that make a real tangible difference in super cargo securing.

Stefan is an accredited Marine Surveyor graduating from the Lloyd’s Maritime Academy and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in Malaysia.  


Adrian Costas

Adrian is an accredited cargo surveyor with years of experience in break-bulk cargo and ship and flat rack securing in ports and the machinery and equipment industry.

Reiner Gohlke

Reiner brings almost 30 years of experience to customers in the chemical and steel and metal industries. Passionate about the importance of cargo securing, he is an expert on Dynamic Cargo Securing and also has a deep understanding of the needs of export packers, logistics businesses and lashing companies.

Reiner is a DIN EN ISO/IEC 17024:2012 certified trainer and advisor for load securing sea, rail and road transport.

Scott Loudon

Scott has worked for Cordstrap for over 18 years. He specializes in damage prevention on the North American railroads, working closely with customers and the AAR to engineer safer, consistent and easy to apply cargo protection solutions.

Scott has been an Associate Member of the AAR Opentop Loading Rules Committee for over 3 years and was a member of the AAR Intermodal Committee 2020-2021.

Darren Ward

Darren joined Cordstrap in 1995 and has worked  in wide ranging areas of the business, from general strapping applications through to load restraint.

With over 20 years of cargo securing expertise Darren’s continual drive mirror’s Cordstrap’s commitment  to all safety aspects of load securing.

Let our cargo protection experts find the right solution for you

A combination of application expertise and market leading cargo security knowledge allows Cordstrap’s experts to demonstrate how best to apply our solutions to your specific cargo securing requirements in the most timely and reliable manner.

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