Rope Access Inspection and Surveys
At Vertex Rope Access, we provide the highest quality Rope Access condition Surveys and asset inspection services.
Visual and tactile condition surveys undertaken using industrial rope access techniques are one of the safest, most cost effective and accurate tools to determine the condition of a building or structure.
Condition surveys and testing
“Make safe” surveys
Water ingress assessments and Leak investigations
Sampling - core sampling, cladding/insulation sampling and roof buildup
STE/04 detailed and visual examination for bridges, culverts and retaining walls
STE/07 shallow water examinations
Roof surveys - traditional slate, flat roofs, metal roofs, EPDM roofs
Concrete and masonry testing - Schmidt hammer rebound testing, covermeter
Storm damage assessment
Quality Assurance Inspections of works undertaken by other Rope Access Contractors
Bolt and anchor testing - EN795 pull test, eye bolts and glass/panel fixings
Wall tie investigations
Steel, aluminium and cast iron inspection
Dimensional surveys - line, level and verticality
Paint and condition monitoring
Emergency works - Safety removals or dangerous high level items
For specialist cladding and curtain walling surveys, please visit our cladding and curtain walling page
Vertex’s survey and inspections services provide detailed information that is actionable to identify, prevent and remediate defects that cause building maintenance issues. The effectiveness of any survey hinges on the knowledge and experience of the inspectors undertaking the survey. At Vertex Rope Access, all of our building inspection services are carried out by a specialist team of IRATA trained Rope Access building surveyors and civil engineers.
Vertex Rope Access holds an exemplary safety record, with no RIDDOR occurrences since our company’s founding.
Industrial rope access has the best safety record when compared to traditional methods of working at height e.g. scaffolding or ladder access
Rope access benefits from rapid site setup and deployment; it is an eminently flexible method of working; it has a low impact on the fabric of the buildings
Vertex’s rope access techniques are significantly more cost effective than traditional methods of access, with a much lower impact and disruption to buildings and operations
Our client focused ethos allows us to comprehend the pressures our clients sometimes face to solve the issues caused by building defects. Vertex’s surveying departments operate 7 days a week to work around the requirements of clients operations.
All or our reports are clear, concise and illustrated with high definition photography. At Vertex, we pride ourselves on our responsiveness and the quick turnaround of reporting and deliverables, to ensure our clients receive the right information with enough time to action remedial work.
All of our survey and inspection works are supported by our aerial surveying division, Vertex Air, who operate the most sophisticated drone technology. Many of our clients benefit from our unique approach to surveying whereby our drones are used to accurately pinpoint building defects that require high level inspection by qualified building surveyors, yielding our clients substantial savings.
Visit our high level building maintenance page to find out more how Vertex Access can assist with defect remediation, building maintenance and facilities management.
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