About Us

We do it right ,at any height.

/// Active Rope Access

Active Rope is an Industrial and commercial rope access company providing personnel specifically trained to work in inaccessible locations. We specialise in working at heights, using multi skilled ROPE ACCESS TECHNICIANS (RATS) with equipment, to carry out a wide range of rope access-based services.

We use advanced methods such as double rope techniques as a cost-effective to conventional scaffolding or cradle system. This offers clients a faster and more flexible solution to most maintenance programs in difficult to reach areas, minimizing down town and lost production. Active rope takes great care in employing only those who are best suited to the unique nature of the work.

Our personnel are highly skilled in rope access and related activities and are all trained and accredited in accordance with SABS code of practice. Active Rope carries Full Public Liability Insurance on all its contracts.

We focus on safety, experience, We deliver a range of rope access services to clients large and small.

Our services cover the inspection, cleaning, repair, and maintenance of your asserts as well as offering rescue standby services consultancy and projects planning.
We are meticulous about detail and passionate about safety. We operate in a range of sectors and can supply specialist teams, anywhere at anytime.

/// Mission

We exist to revolutionize safety ,design and implement work at height safety systems that are cost-effective and efficient ,physically desirable ,and turn hard to reach places to easily accessible working areas.

/// Objectives

The primary objective when using rope access methods is to plan, manage and carry out the work with minimal accidents,incidents or dangerous occurrences, i.e. to ensure a safe system of work is maintained at all times, and with no damage to property or harm to the environment.

/// We strive to

  • Comply with all applicable Local and Global legislation, requirements and best practices.
  • Continual improvements in performance. (Kaizen)
  • Create awareness of Health and Safety risks and implement appropriate mitigation measures to eliminate or minimize risks .
  • Participate in all Active Rope safety initiatives ,long term goals and support policies and procedures.

/// Our Goals

  • To be Africa’s Leading Rope Access and Related services supplier
  • To be a leading Safety systems designer and Equipment suppliers .
  • To be the Employer of choice.

/// Our Principles

The spirit and energy of active rope influences our entire approach at every level – from management to our technicians. Our principles inspire our performance and guide us on how we manage our business and how we work together.


Regardless of the scale or location of a project, weare committed to safety above all else. Our employees, partners, and clients can beassured, our primary concern in every operation is people’s health and wellbeing.


We believe, in order to achieve success, a job needs knowledge and understanding. We deliver this through ensuring our personal are qualified and trained to industry standards, and we have also developed procedures to make all our operations as efficient as possible.


We will inspire commitment and motivation among our employees. We support the freedom of association and acknowledge collective negotiation rights. We do not tolerate discrimination due to race, religion, gender or work done under duress.

Environmentally friendly

We are an environmentally friendly company, and we promote environmental sensitivity in every sphere.

HSE & Statements

Active Ropes is committed to ensuring the Occupational Health and Safety of all stakeholders, inclusive of employees, Customers, contractors, service provider, suppliers and the public who may be affected by our operations