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Everyone Home Safe Everyday - Exhibition 26th Jan 2017

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Height Specialists Meets God

All buildings need regular maintenance churches included. Technicians at Height Specialists made sure this special place was safely accessible..

In | 07/12/16 | Read More ›

Amec Forster Wheeler Helping With Third Runway

Amec Foster Wheeler recently announced today that it has been awarded a contract by Heathrow Airport Limited to help secure permission for the building of a third runway..

In | 07/12/16 | Read More ›

ARCH Passes With Flying Colours

ARCH had a very successful annual audit by Achilles on 11 November 2016..

In | 01/12/16 | Read More ›

Global Power Station Chimney Services Contract Awarded To Zenith

Zenith were extremely pleased to announce that they have been awarded a global power station chimney services contract by one of the world’s leading power companies..

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Industrial Services Contract Awarded to Wood Group By Shell

A new three year contract with Shell has been awarded to Wood Group. The contract is to deliver industrial services to the St Fergus gas processing plant plant is in Aber.

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35-year-old Willemsbrug Given Renovation by Venko

Venko will begin work early next year with the paint works on the bridge. Venko have been awarded this extensive contract following a competitive tender procedure of the .

In | 24/11/16 | Read More ›

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Safety ensured by Abfad’s Rope Rescue

Abfad's rope access and safety teams are constantly in action all over the UK. Carrying out emergency rescue and safety cover for employee's working in confined spaces or.

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Four Thousand Meters of Safety for Abacus

Abcas were employed by North Devon Council to undertake a full slope stabilisation project in Ilfracombe harbour as part of a redevelopment scheme providing new fishing s.

In | 07/11/16 | Read More ›

Multi-Year Contract on Hibernia in Canada Wood Group Awarded

Wood Group have recently won a five year contract to provide engineering, procurement, construction and maintenance services to the Hibernia platform, offshore Newfoundla.

In | 03/11/16 | Read More ›

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Bilfinger Short Listed at Oil and Gas UK Awards

Bilfinger Salamis UK was happy to announce they have been short listed as a potential winner in two categories at the 2016 Oil and Gas UK awards. 

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UAV Helping CAN Reach New Heights

With headquarters situated in Aberdeen CAN Group has heightened its inspection engineering service portfolio after introducing a specifically built (UAV) system, CANdrone, to make inspections of resources on and off land

In | 18/10/16 | Read More ›

Opinion: Craig Lemay talks about ropes

Complacency. We all fall into it. For some chosen careers complacency will have little to no effect on our productivity, service, health or safety. For others, complacency can be the difference between life and death. Ro

In ropes | 22/10/13 | Read More ›

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