OUI strives to be the first choice when it comes to choosing your rope access personnel and is dedicated to providing excellent service. An individually selected workforce can be tailored to each specific Client or Project, all relevant support services are handled by our dedicated onshore team.

Since we started providing skilled rope access technicians and support services in 1996, we have successfully forged strong working relationships with major operators and blue chip/top tier service companies.


Our rope access personnel all work to the IRATA - (Industrial Rope Access Trade Association) International Code Of Practise (ICOP) and have a proven track record.


OUI pride themselves on providing a wide range of skilled trade persons who are also qualified to IRATA standards and are capable of working to UK and International standards. Typical trade skills available include rigging, electrical, mechanical, construction and inspection services and painting although this is not an exhaustive list.​

Our current capabilities comprise of (but are not limited to) the following scope:


  • Full range of rigging capabilities available depending on work scope.

  • For example: Full removal and insulation of cassions, installation and deconstruction of pipework, walkways, ladders etc.


  • Steelwork removal, welding/burning, mechanical installation, lifting and rigging.

  • Controlled destruction and decommissioning.


  • Single and multi-coat paint application, cleaning and blasting.

  • Specialist coatings.


  • Lighting power systems installation. Inspection maintenance and remedials.

  • Telecoms and communications works. Fire & Gas - install and repair.


  • NPI, DPI, UT, ECI, Concrete and Coatings Inspection.

  • Full Photographic and Video Reporting.