Abseil Access bridge building on NZ Great Walk - Above Snowline.

About Abseil Access

In 1992, two mountain climbing enthusiasts set up New Zealand’s first rope access company, Abseil Access, to improve safety and excellence in delivery across a multitude of sectors and services. The founder’s expertise in engineering and industrial rope access provided the perfect combination and platform to ensure Abseil Access evolved into an industry leading organisation, trusted by its clients to deliver high quality and safe operations.

Our value set of People, Safety, Quality, and Innovation underpin every aspect of Abseil Access’ operations. This values-based approach, combined with a dedication to client satisfaction, has seen Abseil Access evolve into the successful company it is today

Abseil Access now has offices in Wellington, Christchurch, Nelson, and New Plymouth, delivering our core service lines including bridge design, bridge engineering & construction, Geotechnical slope stabilisation and rockfall protectionconservation, and rope access services.

Our specialist packages also include a full end to end bridge engineering packagePenstock integrity and building maintenance packages

Our 4 Core Values

People We treat our people with compassion, acknowledge them for who they are, recognise their achievements and empower them to succeed.
Safety A culture that holds safety at its core.
Quality We strive for continuous improvement, to exceed expectations and to be known for excellence in everything we do.
Innovation To lead the way with innovative solutions, encouraging positive challenge and change.

Health and safety, and environmental excellence

Abseil Access branded hard hat.

At Abseil Access our most important values are quality and the care we show for each other, our clients, and the environment. Accordingly, the highest standards of health, safety and environmental responsibility are prioritised throughout the business and in the delivery of our services.

The nature of our core business is Engineering, Bridge Construction, Geotechnical and Rope Access services across a wide range of sectors. This means it is absolutely essential that we deliver our services with safety, consistency, and reliability with no exceptions.

Abseil Access is committed to a safe and healthy working environment and consistently strives to improve not just our own safety performance, but those of our partners and peers. We work closely with our employees, partners, and clients to reinforce our positive culture, values, HSE and environmental commitments

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