For Rope Access experts out there, the IRATA (Industrial Rope Access Trade Association) or SPRAT (Society of Professional Rope Access Technicians) question can go into some complexity but for the sake of answering the question, “Which certification is right for me?” … Continued

Rope Access and Technical Rope Rescue

Photo provided by Brent Hannam. The article was co-written by Terrah Jong (Marketing and Business Development Strategist @ Pacific Ropes and Andrea de Vries Communications Coordinator @ Raven Rescue). From caving and mountaineering to Rope Access and Technical Rope Rescue, … Continued

The Petzl Progress Adjust and Progress Adjust 1

  Hey Ropers,   So, today we launched our YouTube Channel  with a gear review on one of Petzl’s new work positioning gear devices, the Progress Adjust and Progress Adjust 1, which became available to us in February of this … Continued

Meet Candace! A new SPRAT/IRATA tech!

      Hey Ropers! As a training facility for IRATA and SPRAT students, a big part of our job is understanding the wonderful students that choose to enter into Rope Access training in the first place- What was the … Continued

Bloedel Roof Replacement Party

On Thursday, July 3rd, Pacific Ropes was invited to participate in a live demonstration event at The Bloedel Conservatory Roof Replacement Party. With the project almost near completion, Ken at Spectrum Skyworks along with Curve Communications hosted an open house … Continued

The Bloedel Conservatory

  One of the unique selling points of working in Rope Access is that you never know what kind of interesting location and spaces you will be asked to work in. Over the winter and spring, the team at Pacific … Continued