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26 July 2016 Mali gold mine turns to Skyriders for telecoms tower maintenance
When a gold mine in Mali required maintenance on a critical telecoms tower, it turned to leading rope access specialist Skyriders to not only provide the safest solution, but also to carry out and supervise all of...
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31 May 2016 Skyriders continues to impress at Indonesian power station
Leading rope access specialist Skyriders successfully completed the internal inspection of a 220 m smoke stack at Unit 5 of Paiton power station in Indonesia.
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17 May 2016 Rope access quickly restores coal flow in Mpumalanga silo
Leading rope access specialist Skyriders has successfully completed a maintenance project of a large coal silo at a power station in Mpumalanga.
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30 March 2016 Hydro scheme cleared for danger
In order to eliminate the chances of freak accidents, complying with operational compliance procedures is a prerequisite for a hydro scheme. Skyriders recently assisted engineers with two shaft inspections at a...
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23 March 2016 Reducing industrial maintenance costs through rope access
A stagnating economy has resulted in industrial companies looking for cost-effective means of maintenance that will not interfere with their desired output. Skyriders, a leading provider of rope access-aided...
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3 February 2016 Aircraft warning light masts installed over 200 m above ground
Leading rope-access specialist Skyriders was recently tasked with designing, supplying and installing 6-m-long aircraft warning light masts onto a 212-m-high smoke stack at a power station in Mpumalanga.
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15 January 2016 Rope access makes cooling tower repair and maintenance a breeze
A well-maintained cooling tower is essential for optimal system performance. Leading rope access specialist Skyriders is demonstrating the most efficient way of achieving this result in a project to repair a 140-m-...
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7 January 2016 Creating employment opportunities amid a wave of national job cuts
Following steady and sustained growth in 2015, leading rope access specialist Skyriders has expanded its workforce by an impressive 10 percent during the course of the year, with targets of creating an additional 15...
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7 December 2015 Net installation ensures safety and efficiency in laboratory
Due to the intricate nature of their work, testing laboratories at the South African Bureau of Standards (SABS) can often not be shut down during renovations and maintenance, and temporary supporting structures not...
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2 November 2015 The rise of rope access popularity in South Africa
Due to its ability to reduce maintenance downtime and complete work quicker in the safest possible manner, rope access is becoming an increasingly-popular choice for industrial rescue, maintenance and cleaning tasks...
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