The Specialist Buyers Guide for the Renewable Energy Industry
SpanSet Ltd. provides practical solutions for work at height, lifting technology and load securing. With production and sales bases in Europe, USA, Asia and Australia, SpanSet Ltd’s mission is to be the preferred partner to users of quality products, systems and safety management in lifting, load control and height safety.
Core activities cover the design, manufacture, service, inspection and maintenance of lifting systems, load securing systems and fall protection personal safety equipment products, as well as practical training in the use of these systems.
SpanSet Ltd. designs, manufactures and supplies products from its custom-built Cheshire plant and, with a firm emphasis on listening to customers’ needs, utilises its vast experience and global resources to find the most efficient and effective solutions – all backed by extensive accreditations and quality systems.
SpanSet Ltd. also provides consultancy services, inspection and testing, and has been offering the full range of training since 1997. Training covers everything required to work safely and effectively in even the most extreme of environments, including height safety for industry, wind turbines, work at height on vehicles, safe lifting, rigging and load restraint. This is matched by some of the very best training facilities in Europe that allow many real-life work-at-height situations to be replicated and include pylons and wind turbines, communication towers, rooftops, confined spaces, an indoor telecommunication monopole and a practical lift area.
Specialist Marine Consultants (SMC) provide project services and highly skilled experienced personnel to the offshore industry. We have worked with some of the largest companies in the energy sector, providing services worldwide.
SMC was established in 2006 by Managing Director - Captain Ian Coates, SMC has now grown into a thriving business with over 100 personnel, located globally.
Initially SMC was set up to provide Vessel Inspections, particularly to the Oil and Gas industry. In 2009 the company won their first contract in Offshore Wind with Siemens Wind Power on Gunfleet Sands 1 +2. This saw SMC expand to serve multiple clients and projects throughout the UK and Europe.
SMC have worked on the largest windfarms across Europe and have supplied personnel to offshore projects throughout Europe, America, India, Asia, Africa and Australia.
SMC delivers the most appropriate practical solutions for each individual client, enabling the project to be completed to a high standard, on time and in the safest, most efficient manner.