Projects

THE BREAKERS, SEA POINT

SCOPE OF WORK

Rope Worx was sub contracted by Powercote to renovate entire building which included:

  • High pressure cleaning
  • Structural Repairs
  • Painting
  • Inside of gutters painted with bitumen
  • Minor roof repairs

Advantages

Rope access was used to prevent disturbance and damage to landscaped gardens and exclusive tiled areas surrounding the building.

 

NG CHURCH, STELLENBERG

 

SCOPE OF WORK

Rope Worx was contracted to renovate the church tower in Stellenberg:

  • High pressure cleaned
  • Fungi treated
  • Painted to match existing colour of the church

Advantages

As the cost of cherry pickers are extremely high and scaffolding was not an option, rope access was the most cost efficient and safest way to complete the work.   The work on the entire tower was completed in only three days.

 

TELKOM, DURBANROAD

SCOPE OF WORK

  • Painting of diagonal metal stays

ADVANTAGES

Rope Access requires a minimum amount of time to be set up and for this type of work  it was the ideal solution.

 

DE WATERKANT, GREENPOINT

SCOPE OF WORK

  • High pressure cleaning
  • Structural Repairs
  • Painting
  • Metal work

ADVANTAGES

By making use of rope access there was minimal  disturbance to tenants in the building and no unsightly scaffolding marred the site over weekends.   This flexibility also resulted in vast timesaving on the project.

 

BERGHOF, ORANJEZICHT

SCOPE OF WORK

  • Installation of chemical bolts
  • High pressure cleaning
  • Structural Repairs/Spalling
  • Painting
  • Sealing of face bricks

ADVANTAGES

Rope access was used for ease of access.  As this is a retirement centre the setup of scaffolding posed a security risk allowing intruders to gain access to bedrooms by means of the scaffolding. There was minimal disturbance to  residents and no unsightly scaffolding on site.  By using rope access during this project the elderly residents were also protected from possible  injury while moving around the premises.    This flexibility allowed vast timesavings on this project.

 

SENTECH GUY ROPE GREASING, BOESMANSKOP, LADYBRAND AND NAPIER

SCOPE OF WORK

  • Steel cables scraped clean
  • HH compound grease applied by hand on cables

ADVANTAGES

Rope access was the only method to regrease guy ropes on towers. Speciliazed pulley’s where made to perform task. The towers are 215m high and consist of 16 guy ropes per tower.Each tower was completed within 5 days taking into account the extreme height,weather conditions and high risk involved in this project