Equipment Examination and Statutory Inspection
We provide examination, statutory inspection, testing and maintenance services of all types of lifting gear during the construction and the operational life of the wind turbine.
Our expertise covers a wide range of equipment in wind turbines; this includes, but it is not limited to: davits, service buckets, nacelle jib cranes, runways and lifting beams, lift support beams, manual and electrical hoists and winches.
Under Regulations 9&10 of LOLER 1998 in the United Kingdom and The Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations, 2001, S.I.No.481 of 2001 in Ireland, employers have a legal obligation to conduct regular examination and inspection of lifting equipment. Employers are required to examine lifting equipment thoroughly, for any defect, which is, or may become a danger to persons.
- Thorough examination and statutory inspection of lifting equipment to maximise safety.
- Repairs and new installations.
- 24 hour call out availability.
- Planned work around customer requirements.
- On site load testing of overhead cranes, jib cranes, runway and lifting beam and hoists.
"Our Tractel approved Tirak hoist and Blocstop workshop servicing and testing facilities has meant that our dedicated mechanical technicians have over the last six month been able to service and stringently test over 600 blockstops for clients based in the UK, Ireland, Sweden and mainland Europe."
Mark Robinson, Operations Manager