abseiling cladding installation

Repair Abseiling rope access cladding installation services, London

Cladding installation, inspection and repair are complex undertaking, even if the access is restricted or difficult. Our abseiling services specialised in these cladding projects. Repair Abseiling Limited completed a lot of cladding inspection and repair projects and took part on many cladding installation construction projects on many landmarks of London, Greater London. Our comprehensive experience is based on the countless hours, spent with building, installation and inspection of many types of cladding systems and building envelope projects. Abseiling cladding installation – fixing or cladding inspection and repair is coming up when the access become difficult or complicated on any other way. Our services provides proper, quick and safe access solution for any cladding project if the scaffold or other powered access solution cannot be available or reasonable any more, but some missing parts needs to be installed, leaking issue detected, fire barrier must be inspected or any error emerges in the building operation. Our strike is a quick response and completion, sustainable and affordable (reasonable) prices and mobility. You can read more about our cladding projects HERE


Emergency cladding inspection and repair

A fallen cladding part required attention at Newall Court – White City. This newly built (2018) building maintained by L&Q. As the resident from the ground floor flat reported that a fallen cladding part found on their terrace L&Q started to investigate this case immediately. This heavy weight cladding part has fallen from the 9th floor (18 metres) what could mean mortal danger potentially below. Repair Abseiling Limited abseiler team alarmed immediately and L&Q rose their instruction to carry out the thorough cladding inspection (and possible repair) on this affected area. You can read more about this cladding inspection project HERE


Rope access rainscreen cladding repair, OPTO Village, Luton

rope access cladding repair

Rope access cladding repair, roofing, masticing and waterproofing project completed at OPTO Village, Luton. This complex rope access cladding inspection and repair project carried out because of some leaking issue reported by the residents and tenants. Leak inspection and waterproofing is always a huge challenge, even if the building is a newly built curtain wall steel frame system (SFS). In this case the source of the detected water ingress issue can be anywhere, even at the most unexpected places on the roof, coping or the facade cladding of the building. Our professional team sealed around many windows, window soffits, copings and wall sections. As there is not acceptable rope access (abseiling) rigging system on the building we had to use our mobile counterweight anchors for rigging. The project completed on time on budget.


Terracotta cladding installation /McLaren Construction site, Hackney, London/

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Repair Abseiling rope access cladding installation services reinforced their reputation on this construction project at Tiger Way, Hackney, London. Carry out this complex project and keep up with the fixers was a real challenge. Our customer ordered a comprehensive service from the bracket installation to lift and place safely these heavy weight terracotta cladding slabs via rope access. Carry out this abseiling cladding installation project on the edges of the balconies means further difficulty because of the lack of the proper positioning what would be essential for this precise job. These terracotta cladding corners has been left of the last of the installation process, so both sides must meet accurately what required particular attention and precise installation. After our effort when the brackets and all parts installed accurately by our abseiler team the result showed absolute perfection. We were really proud to be part of this Mclaren Group and FK Group project in Hackney and show that “Repair Abseiling makes it possible”. The experiences of Repair Abseiling rope access professionals forged on many newly built landmarks throughout London, such as The Shard, The Leadenhall, South Bank Tower, 240 Blackfriars, Canaletto London, Hastings Pier, 100 Bishops Gate… and a lot more what achievement was the ticket into this special rope access curtain walling , cladding, rope access glazing, glass replacement and balustrade glass installation project. 


Rainscreen cladding issues at Platinum Riverside, London

abseiling leak repair

Basic cladding issue caused a serious water ingress at Platinum Riverside, Greenwich, London. This rainscreen cladding system has led the accumulated rainwater onto the soffit of the bedroom window what forward it straight into the flat in event of all stormy weather, caused by a serious leaking issue internally. This unwanted rain water found the easiest way inwards to the flat because of the wrongly set sloping of the soffit. As the factory made /drainage/ holes on this soffit were absolutely useless and this issue couldn’t be repaired from externally, our professionals had to take this cladding system apart. Luckily all fixing were accessible from outside, so take it apart wasn’t a big deal, however carry out this project safely via rope access on the 15th floor could make this project a little bit complicated… but not for us. We have a specially improved tools and techniques securing all parts, tools and equipment in these cases. Rope access cladding repair and installation or replacement is one of our basic service. After all when we found the source of this leaking issue, based on the water marks on the inside of the soffit panel, all doubtful mastic joint resealed around the window frame and the soffit is replaced. This soffit required some adjustment, but the extra effort has brought a perfect result.


Cladding replacement and special installation.

rope access cladding replacement

Some previously wrongly installed heavy weight terracotta cladding panel were replaced and installed properly via rope access. As there wasn’t any other acceptable way reaching this section of the building our abseiler team carried out this special lifting operation and terracotta cladding installation project. All fixings, brackets, T-rails, clips …etc must be installed one by one what’s dedicated to set the perfect position of each terracotta cladding slabs. Our professionals had to set a diagonal tensioned line keeping the tiles to the safe distance from the building in all movements. Two abseiler’s coordinated work was necessary moving the heavy weight terracotta cladding panel up and down and place them adequately. We are proud to provide this special rope access cladding service in London. Our rope access cladding services makes these projects affordable and reasonable practicable. Our comprehensive knowledge and experience as abseiler, fixer, cladding and curtain wall installer helps us to carry out these type of special projects.


Abseil cladding installation /Canaletto, London/

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Canaletto Building construction project, London, / by Ardmore Construction Group/ required the assistance of Repair Abseiling core rope access abseiler team as sub-contractor to install the curved and flat aluminium panels onto this landmark building. This cladding installation project by rope access had to facilitate and prepare the installation of the curved bolt-on balconies on all corners. These hidden surfaces would be inaccessible after the installation of the balconies, so our team had to install all cladding panels, heat insulation and eventually seal everything perfectly before the balconies are installed. Repair Abseiling’s professional mastic-men have made this curtain wall system waterproof in all joints and perimeters. As these parts of this building wasn’t accessible on any other way in term of the building process, our professional abseilers and their knowledge required for completion. After the professional rope access snagging and final window cleaning the result became spectacular.


Rope access cladding inspection, waterproofing

Rope access cladding inspection comes up when other access solutions are not acceptable or not possible. These operations occur mainly when some leaking issue detected internally what requires further investigation and assistance from externally. Take the original cladding or coping off to check the hidden waterproofing or heat insulation system can be really complicated even via rope access. Repair Abseiling professional abseilers have many years extensive experience in the construction, curtain walling and cladding industry what’s the base of our knowledge to give the best advice to our customers and manage all cladding issue via rope access.