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Issues: Exterior coating had deteriorated over the years, a new colour was chosen to modernise the building.

Scope of Work:

  • Priming and painting of the entire facade
  • Concrete and render repair
  • Steel preparation and coatings
  • Anchor installation, certification and inspections
  • Pressure cleaning

Benefits of Rope Access:

  • No internal access needed, minimal disruption to office areas
  • Eliminates need for unsightly & expensive scaffolding systems

Building facts:

  • The building as a whole is five structures in one with finish dates varying
  • Three main façade’s facing Flinders Lane, Collins & Elizabeth Streets

Job facts:

  • Approximately 6 month contract with 3 stages of work scope comprising of pressure cleaning & priming & 2 top coats (concrete / render repair & patching where needed)
  • Up to 10 rope access tradesmen working on site
  • Construction site setup on building roof with 2 sheds for product & equipment storage
  • All job logistics controlled on site for maximum productivity
  • Lead procedures used to paint handrails

Quality, Safety & Environment:

  • PCCP (Painting Contractors Certification Program) quality control and ITP’s (Inspection and Test Plan) used
  • Extensive site records maintained & work scope progress updated weekly
  • IRATA (International Rope Access Trade Association) Certified technicians only
  • Site inductions and daily safety / toolbox briefs