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20 November 2014 Rope access to the rescue
Eskom employees and onsite contractors working at height are provided with the peace-of-mind that they are safe in the event of an emergency, thanks to permanent onsite rescue teams stationed at Medupi and Kusile...
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22 October 2014 Loftus roofing project completed using rope access
The roof cladding on the iconic Loftus rugby stadium in Pretoria has been successfully repaired during a routine maintenance project undertaken by leading rope access specialists Skyriders.
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7 October 2014 Water treatment plant maintenance successfully completed at Medupi
The maintenance and management of the water treatment plant at Medupi Power Station is vitally important for the operation of the plant, as it processes harmful water produced during power generation, thereby...
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26 August 2014 Challenging power station maintenance successfully completed
Leading rope access specialists Skyriders has successfully completed a maintenance project at the Matimba power station, working at extreme heights on two of the power station’s stacks.
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10 July 2014 Maintaining international safety standards through rope access
Hard-to-reach inspection and repair work has been successfully completed on time and within budget on the ducting between the boilers and the smoke stacksat the SAPPI Ngodwana pulp and paper mill in Mpumalanga by...
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5 June 2014 Skyriders appoints new confined spaces and fire technology expert
Leading rope access specialists Skyriders has officially appointed a new and highly experienced confined spaces and fire technology expert.
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8 April 2014 Confined space services and training developed to improve worker safety
Accidents and negligence in confined space operationsare challenges that leading rope access specialists Skyriders aims to resolve, through its newly launched specialist confined space service, which includes...
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5 March 2014 Inaccessible cleaning contract underway at Tutuka
Leading rope access specialist Skyriders is in the process of completing industrial vacuum cleaning work at Tutuka power station in Mpumalanga on hard-to-reach structures that are inaccessible to standard methods...
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10 February 2014 Rope access is a concrete method for structure inspection and repair
Leading rope access specialist Skyriders has developed a reputation for being an industry-leader in the provision of concrete inspection, repairs and maintenance for a variety of industrial applications, thanks to...
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10 December 2013 SA’s rope access industry on the up and up
Since its establishment in 1999, Skyriders has developed a reputation for being a market leader in the provision of work-at-height solutions, rope access aided inspection and non-destructive testing (NDT).
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