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Lyon to Run Emergency Services Technical Symposium

Following on from the recent announcement of its collaboration with Treepartner, Lyon Work and Rescue is inviting technical rescue specialists to join a 2-day technical symposium on the challenges facing emergency services when dealing with incidents involving tree climbers or disruption to infrastructure by storm-damaged timber.

Lyon Offers New Initiatives For 2014

2013 proved a busy year for the Cumbrian-based Training Company, Lyon Equipment. Lyon’s reputation as the definitive training and assessment centre for work at height and rescue is recognised by more and more organisations. Furthermore, the company has become truly international having delivered training in Sweden, Greece and Singapore on top of a heavy programme of courses at their own purpose-built UK training facility.

Guidance Update to help Height Workers

The government’s long-term economic strategy to improve outmoded and over-burdensome regulations was reinforced at end of January with the publication of the Department of Work and Pension’s updated guidance on working at height.

Servtech’s African Milestone

Situated 80km off the coast of Angola in West Africa, the Tombua-Landana compliant piled tower is one of the largest offshore structures built. The platform alone weighs 76,000t and stands 1,554ft above the water supported by a 56,400t four-legged CPT; a massive structure pinned to the seafloor by 12 foundation piles.

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