8th
Jul
2015

Two More Days to Go!!!!

Its just Two more days until Neil undertakes the Race to the Stones! If you haven’t already, Please please! Could you make a donation for this worthy cause? Please visit; https://www.justgiving.com/Neil-Wibrew1 and give as much as you can! If you are in the Chilterns in Oxfordshire to the North Wessex Downs, over the weekend the
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2nd
Jul
2015

Absen Rope Access Specialists Safe Contractor Accredited

Absen Rope Access Specialists is pleased to announce we have again be accredited under the Safe Contractor scheme. We have been working through the audit process once again to remain current with legislative changes and practices within the company. This shows Absen’s continued commitment to our clients to offer a safe and effective service to
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Absen purchase a new Act Safe powered Ascender

Absen Rope Access Specialists Ltd has recently purchased the Act Safe powered ascender! This will be use for various work contracts we have coming up and will assist in emergency evacuation from confined spaces and mobilisation of our teams to height on chimney’s and other large structures saving energy and time and increasing productivity. Although
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23rd
May
2015

CHAS Accreditation Renewal

Absen are pleased to announce that we have successfully passed the recent CHAS Audit and we are accredited within the Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme (CHAS) for another year.

24th
Nov
2014

Neil and his BAF Certificate

Neil Wibrew is pictured here with his BAF Certificate. Neil has been observed carrying out Abrasive Wheel training by Soo Hosland-Round on behalf of The British Abrasives Federation

29th
Aug
2014

The Raising of Yoko

On Thursday 28th August 2014, Absen were asked by the organisers of the Folkestone Triennial to erect the flag pole on the dome of The Grand Hotel in Folkestone. This is just one of Yoko Ono’s three Earth Peace artworks situated at The Grand hotel as part of this year’s Triennial in Folkestone: A flag,
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14th
Aug
2014

Changing The Clock Hands at Mitcham Church

Just another example of how diverse our client list is. We have a two man team assisting engineers at Mitcham Church, the work involved removing and lowering both clock hands and face to ground level to enable the engineer to carry out mechanical works. Once completed the team worked together to reinstall the clock onto
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Emergency Works at The Thetford Incinerator

We’ve just carried out emergency works at an Incinerator in Thetford. Not the best of places to be in the recent heatwave but we are pleased to say we got the job done and our client was satisfied with the work carried out, especially as we were able to send a team of rope access
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A Room with a View – Absen at the 2014 Folkestone Triennial

Absen are honoured to be involved with the 2014 Folkestone Triennial, one of the most ambitious public art projects in the UK. Ledges and a Portaledge Tent will be positioned alongside the top floor of The Grand Burstin Hotel in Folkestone, Kent. From the 30th August until 2nd November 2014. Volunteers will occupy the ledges
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4th
Aug
2014

Shifts Available – 5th and 6th August

Calling all Level 1, 2 and 3’s with a valid Confined Space certificate. Shifts available on Tues 5th and Wed 6th August 2014 (Day and Night Shifts Available). Please Call 01233 623245 as soon as possible.