Certex Logo

Odessa, TX

Lifting Equipment – Rigging Supplies – Fall Protection

Certex – Odessa, TX

P.O. Box 1448
Odessa, TX 79760-1448


(432) 333-6104

Branch Manager

Angela Hennessey

West Texas Premier Supplier of Wire Rope, Slings and Lifting Devices

Located in Odessa since 1948, Certex has 34 locations conveniently found throughout the United States to provide companies with quality lifting products at competitive prices. We are second to none when it comes to our superior rigging supplies, lifting products and state-of-the-art fall protection, and we set the standard when it comes to industrial rescue courses and critical testing services.

Whether you are in construction, marine, oil, utilities or mining, we carry a wide range of products to meet the demands of a variety of industries.

Visit our West Texas location where manager, Sharon Ayers, and her team will help select the right lifting equipment, rigging hardware, slings, cargo control products and more.


In addition to products, the team at Odessa Certex can perform installations, maintenance and inspections. This location specializes in sand line installation and splicing, plus tubing line installation. Replacement and/or repair of your equipment is part of our service offerings.

Industrial Slings

Wire rope slings, sometimes referred to as wire cable slings are more robust and durable than nylon slings and have higher temperature limits. There are many different types of wire rope slings and they all have their own purposes, so let our knowledgeable staff help select the right wire rope sling for your project. In addition, Certex Odessa specializes in the fabrication of wire rope slings and can make one specific to your project.

We also carry wire rope hardware such as locking hooks, eye hooks, swivel hooks, sliding choker hooks, sliding latch type choker hooks, snap hooks, swivels, wire rope thimbles, and turnbuckles.


Lifting Straps

Call or stop into our Odessa TX branch for all your lifting needs. This branch specializes in nylon lifting straps but also carries a range of lifting products such as hoists. There are several types of hoists and load limiters available with Certex. Puller hoists are made with tough aluminum alloy construction for strength and durability and are compact, lightweight, and have simplified construction for ease of use and service. Cyclone hand chain hoists are high speed, spur geared hoists that delivers maximum efficiency and requires minimum maintenance. Let us our experienced staff assist you in finding the proper hoist for you project.

CERTEX USA Highlights

Our Odessa, TX office was founded in 1948 and has 13 employees. We have 3 other Texas locations in Graham, Houston and Perryton. Some of our Texas clients include:

  • BASIC Energy
  • Longhorn Services

In addition, our presence in neighboring Broussard, LA has become significant since we are the leader in providing DNV 2.7-1 and API2–CCU Type-approved lifting sets to the oil and gas industry.

Commitment to Excellence

At CERTEX USA, our commitment to excellence has allowed us to complete several special projects to the satisfaction of each and every client. Some of these special projects include:

  • Stock and splice eyes in heavy-duty synthetic ropes including AmSteel®-Blue and Stable Braid Ropes
  • Rigging inspection, testing of rigging equipment, such as a 250,000-pound X 55′ test bed on site, fall protection inspection and repair services
  • Wire rope slings, chain slings and synthetic rope slings
  • Four field service spooling trucks, fall protection training, inspection, repair and installation services
  • Certex rigging inspection trainer, NCCO-Certified Level I Rigger and Authorized Crosby Group Rigging Trainer and OSHA Maritime Gear Certification
  • Multi-part wire rope braids, level hoists chained to any length, rigging, crane signal, fall protection training, custom labeling on fall protection, hard hats, safety vests, and horizontal lifeline inspection and installation
  • Sand line installation and splicing and tubing line installation

CERTEX USA’s Clients

Our clients have come to know and trust our commitment to quality and excellent service. We have the knowledge, industry experience and manpower to ensure that clients are satisfied. Just a few of our largest clients include:

  • Prospect Steel
  • Afco Steel
  • Caterpillar
  • Custom Metal
  • Barnhart Crane
  • Dick Mooney, Inc.
  • Joyce Crane
  • Entergy
  • Massman Construction
  • Jensen Construction
  • California Resources Corporation
  • General Production Services
  • Golden State Drilling

We service many different clients and make each project a priority. There is no job too big or too small, which is why CERTEX USA has become a trusted leader in the industry. Call CERTEX for all your lifting products, rigging supplies and projects.