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Certex Rope Access Division is accredited by IRATA the International Rope Access Trade Association

Rope Access Work Scopes offered but not limited to:

  • Crane Inspections including Pedestal, Overhead and Gantry Systems.
  • Inspection and test of runway beams at height and in lift installations shafts.
  • Proof load test, inspection, MPI (Magnetic Particle Inspection) and certification of structures.
  • Rigging and Lifting work scopes.
  • Lifting Equipment Inspections at Height.
  • Lift boat davit Inspections.
  • Flare Boom Installation, Testing and Inspection

Predominantly providing Rope Access services to the

  • Offshore Oil and Gas Rigs
  • Offshore Wind Farms (and land based) 
  • Construction Industries
  • Shipyards
  • Gas plants

Industrial Rope Access Trade Association (IRATA) we are highly competent at completing work scopes in a safe, controlled and timely manner.  Certex employ Multi-Disciplined IRATA Rope Access personnel available for rapid mobilisation worldwide.  Personnel are certified to OPITO and GWO.

Benefits of Rope Access:

  • Cost effective and offers greater flexibility for rescheduling / planning.
  • All Rope Access Sites are Safely controlled by our experienced IRATA Level 3 Supervisors.
  • Reduced man hours at height when using Rope Access over traditional access methods.
  • Rigging of Rope Access equipment completed rapidly to ensure minimal disruption.
  • Minimises disruption to other work areas with all required controls in place.
  • Work areas at height can be gained easily and safely using Rope Access.
  • Use of Rope Access can further reduce time, cost and disruption where plant or machinery needs to be isolated.

Message our rope access team now with your enquiry

Certex Rope Access division gained IRATA Membership in March 2020, having already completed several clients works scopes offshore and onshore. Certex Rope Access Division ss based in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk and operates throughout Europe.  For direct enquires to our Rope Access Manager please email William Bell