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Rescue 2 | Eastbourne WTW DC3 Completion

by Emma
Rescue 2 Eastbourne DC3

Rescue 2 have just completed work on an 18 month long contract in Eastbourne, working alongside Southern Water and contractors CMDP. Eastbourne WTW’s main distribution chamber (DC3) was first found to be in a problematic state in 2000. The interior of DC3 had suffered from Hydrogen Sulfide (H2S) attacks, along with reinforcement damage. Since then […]

Rescue 2 work with WWT Arundel Wetland Centre

by Emma
Confined Space Risk Assessments

Rescue 2 were delighted recently to be able to help out our friends and neighbours at the WWT Arundel Wetland Centre. Two of our team spent the day at the local charity and have a prepared a complimentary risk assessment for contractors and workers who would need to work on the Visitor Centre. Due to […]

Extreme Sleepout for Centrepoint

by Emma
Ollie Laker - Extreme Sleepout

One of our Rescue 2 technicians, Ollie Laker, will be taking part in a daring, hair raising challenge in a bid to raise £20,000 for youth homelessness charity Centrepoint. Ollie (IRATA level 3 qualified rope access and rigging specialist who has worked with the BBC on Planet Earth 2 and more) along with two other […]

Rope access maintenance at Weir Wood Reservoir

by Emma
Rope access maintenance

One of our Rescue teams have just completed an assignment at Weir Wood Reservoir, East Sussex. The work involved a 12m rope entry into a drained down clarifier hopper, to carry out debris removal which had accumulated at the base, and other basic maintenance tasks. Rescue 2 not only supplied the rescue provision, but additionally […]

New Rescue Technician client ID cards

by Emma
Confined Space Consultancy services

Rescue 2 are working collaboratively on an inhouse system with a major client, which involves collating Rescue Technician’s certifications, skills and expertise and holding this information together on an identification badge. This will eliminate the need to send skills certificates out as they will be loaded onto system and the technicians will be provided cards […]

Rescue 2 team members qualify as PPE Inspectors

by Emma
PPE Inspectors

Congratulations to two of our Equipment and Logistics team members, Joe Nieser and Neal Daniels, who have recently qualifed as Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Inspectors for work at height. Joe and Neal attended the four day instructional course in Cumbria, during which time training was given regarding the inspection of PPE.  This included connectors, harnesses, […]

Rescue 2 purchase new Drager BA sets

by Emma

Exciting delivery today! As part of our ongoing investment into our Rescue teams, we’ve just purchased 12 brand new Drager PSS7000 BA Sets – with masks and body guards. (We also have another 13 sets on order, which will be used on our Rescue training courses and additional sets for the Rescue teams.) This is […]

Rescue 2 help Santa on his way for Children in Need

by Emma

Our Eastbourne Rescue 2 team were given an early Christmas cheer when Santa called them in to help out with our customers Children in Need Christmas Jumper Appeal.  After a fun day at Eastbourne raising money, there was only one small problem for Santa, how to return home. With Christmas looking not so Merry, our […]

Rescue 2 team donating for local charity this Christmas

by Emma

Over the past few weeks, our head office team have been collecting essential items for donation to our local charity, Worthing Churches Homeless Projects. This morning, we took three heavy boxes of items including toiletries and Christmas treats to the local distribution centre – where they were gratefully received. Worthing Churches Homeless Projects – was started […]

Rescue 2 work with emergency services | Confined Space Rescue

by Emma
Emergency Confined Space Rescue

Rescue 2 were called out last week to help with an emergency confined space situation that had occurred at a local Water Treatment Plant in West Sussex. The main contractors at the site called the Rescue 2 office to explain that a contractor had been cleaning out a tank, fallen and badly twisted his knee. […]