Rope Access Services

Industrial abseilers can reach difficult to access areas quickly and efficiently

Save time and money with professional rope access technicians

To access a difficult to reach area consider using industrial rope access services.

Abseiling equipment is efficient, quick and easy to set up and dismantle. It won’t cause damage to the structure like traditional access methods can.

Traditional methods such as scaffolding, elevated work platforms (EWPs), cranes and ladders take longer to set up and dismantle and are far more expensive.

Professional abseilers will take less man power to get the job done and there will be less downtime.

Get the task done efficiently and safely

We have a combined 20 years of multi-disciplined rope access industry experience.

What is rope access?


Rope access is a method of using safety and climbing equipment to access at height, or difficult to reach areas of buildings or structures to carry out tasks. It is more efficient and cost-effective compared to traditional methods of access.

What types of work are typically carried out?


Nearly all difficult to reach tasks can be carried by a professional abseiler. We are asked to do a range of tasks including:

  • Building repair and maintenance
  • Inspection and audit
  • Cleaning, clearing, dusting
  • Safety installations and rigging
  • Billboard installation and maintenance

What sort of places can rope technicians access?

  • Architectural buildings 
  • Tall buildings
  • Billboards
  • Bridges and tunnels
  • Towers and chimneys
  • Confined spaces such as silos, tanks
  • Roof and roof spaces
  • Any difficult to access place

Rope access service

All Skill Lab rope access technicians hold current New Zealand National Certificates in Industrial Rope Access or a Certificate of Competency.

We ensure that we adhere to the highest standards of safety and comply with current health and safety guidelines without compromise.

All of the safety equipment we use is rated, regularly checked by our certified team who hold NZQA standard 19359 in accordance with AS/NZS 4488.1:1997, AS/NZS 4488.5:1997.

Our rope access service process:

  • We’ll have an initial consultation to discuss the tasks that you require
  • We will access your building or structure at a time that suits you and makes the most sense
  • Before the commencement of the task we’ll carry out a job hazard analysis and meet any on-site requirements you have
  • We’ll set up, carry out the task and then dismantle
  • We’ll be your eyes at height and report to you anything of note that we discover whilst we’re carrying out the task.

Contact us to ask arrange a consultation

We can meet you on-site or anywhere you choose to discuss your needs or concerns.

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