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Category Archives: work at height

Recent Project – Concrete Testing

Concrete testing is a useful tool for a building engineer when assessing the condition of high rise buildings.  During this … Read more

Posted in Building, Concrete, Rope Access, testing, work at height

Latest Project – Tile Inspection

“We need a tile inspection” a simple and not uncommon request from our clients. Tiled fascias to high rise buildings … Read more

Posted in abseil, Building, Consulting, inspection, Rope Access, work at height

Latest Project – Dam works lead to dinner!

We were recently commissioned to undertake an inspection of selected elements of Yorkshire Water’s Thrusscross Reservoir Spillway Bridge near Harrogate … Read more

Posted in abseil, access, Bridge Inspection, Concrete, Consulting, inspection, Rope Access, work at height

Friday Fun – How not to do rope access

We hope that our safe and efficient approach to building inspection and maintenance is well known enough that we don’t … Read more

Posted in fun, work at height

Latest Project – Inspection Clip-ped

It sometimes happens that we have our confined spaces and rope access skills tested on the same project.  The principal … Read more

Posted in asset management, bridge, Bridge Inspection, Confined Space, inspection, work at height

Safety Update – Free Seminar

We like to help you keep up to date when we can and this has just come to our attention. … Read more

Posted in Safety, Training, work at height

Latest Project – Getting Ready for Summer

When we say we work all over the UK we mean it!  Today’s project has a bit of summer promise … Read more

Posted in abseil, access, bridge, Consulting, inspection, over water, work at height

Latest Project – Premier League

I am sorry we have missed a couple of project posts because of how busy we have been with work … Read more

Posted in abseil, Building, Contracting, Rope Access, work at height

Safety Update – Are Ladders Banned?

Ladders are banned aren’t they?!?Well, actually despite the over riding fear of their use, there are circumstances where they can … Read more

Posted in Entrainment, HSE, legislation, Safety, Training, work at height

Recent Projects – Keeping Warm

We were recently asked to combine our rope access skills and our fabrication nouse to solve a clients problem. Thermal … Read more

Posted in abseil, bridge, Building, Building Maintenance, Contracting, Rope Access, Safety, work at height