Team

ROBERT GOODWIN
DIRECTOR OF ROPE ACCESS TRAINING & STANDARDS

Certifications

  • IRATA L3/Instructor
  • SPRAT L3/Trainer
  • Confined Space Rescue Trainer
  • PPE Inspection Trainer
  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • OSHA 30
  • ETCP Arena Rigger

Key Projects

  • Plains Exploration and Production, Harvest Platform, Santa Maria, CA. Supervisor for corrosion mitigation projects using rope access over the water
  • ConocoPhillips, Platform Bruce, Cook Inlet, AK. Supervisor for repairs inside leg using rope access in confined space
  • BP, Prudhoe Bay Oilfield, North Slope, AK. Team Lead and Supervisor for rope
    access inspection and maintenance projects
  • Stripping and re-insulating, valve isolation, duct repair, rigging and bolting 60”
    spool. Replace conduit, tubing and wiring for gas detection systems. Replace
    and adjust louver actuator motors. Install tank level switch
  • Exxon Mobil, XOM Refinery, Torrance, CA. Team Lead and Supervisor for
    Magnetic Particle tank inspection using rope access in a confined space.
  • Imperial Oil, Kearl Lake, Athabasca Oil Sands, Ontario, Canada. Team lead and
    Supervisor for ice removal and other maintenance support projects. Replace
    flanges on hydrocarbon drain line.
  • MeadWestvaco, Covington, VA. Supervisor for inspection, layout and weld repairs inside vent ductwork and boiler
  • Brickell City Center, Miami, FL. Supervisor and project manager for rope access installation of swingstage and fall protection on high and mid-rise new
    construction

Experience

Bob manages our rope access standards, which includes drafting and implementing safe operating procedures, training procedures, emergency and rescue plans and inspection schedules. He has over a decade of IRATA rope access experience in the field and over 15 years of experience in the rigging industry. He holds a specific interest in raising the standards in a vast array of training from rope access to confined space.

 

 CHAD UMBEL – DIRECTOR OF ROPE ACCESS

Certifications

  • IRATA Level 3 Rope Access Technician & Approved Safety Supervisor
  • AWS Certified Welder 2G,3G,4G SMAW&FCAW
  • OSHA 30
  • Confined Space Rescue Technician
  • First Aid & CPR

Key Projects

  • 2017 SJRPP JEA Pipe Hanger Support Program Superintendent
  • 2016 SJRPP JEA Pipe Hanger Support Program Superintendent
  • 2015 Motiva Convent Flare Retrofit Superintendent
  • 2015 SJRPP JEA Pipe Hanger Support Program Superintendent
  • 2014 Motiva Norco Coker Flare Retrofit Superintendent
  • 2014 SJRPP JEA Pipe Hanger Support Program Superintendent
  • 2014 Motiva Norco UE Flare Retrofit Superintendent
  • 2014 Baker Platform Leg Repairs L3 Welder
  • 2013/14 Steelhead Cut Shoot Project L3 Supervisor/Welder
  • 2013 Motiva Norco RCCU Flare Retrofit Superintendent
  • 2013 SJRPP JEA Pipe Hanger Support Program Superintendent
  • 2012 Anclote Steam Power Plant Stack Steam Line Demo L3 Supervisor
  • 2012 King Salmon Platform Flare Boom Swap L3
  • 2011 Anna Platform Ice Wrap L3 Supervisor and Welder
  • 2010 Monopod Platform Ice Breaker L3 Supervisor and Welder

Experience

Chad currently manages all our field rope access and construction operations,
specializing in construction and demolition services in oil and gas, petrochemical, pulp and paper, communications, refineries, and power generation. Chad has overseen a wide range of heavy construction and demolition projects in the oil and gas industry, including Ice Wraps and Ice Breakers in Cook Inlet, Alaska.

CHAD UMBEL - IRATA L3 DIRECTOR OF ROPE ACCESS AT WORK

Andrew Fulton, Director of Rigging

Certifications

  • – Master Rigger for heavy, industrial rigging
  • ETCP Arena Rigger
  • Advanced Signalperson and Rigger
  • Rigging Equipment Inspector
  • Rigging Accidents Investigator
  • OSHA 30

Key Projects

  • 2016, 2017- SJRPP JEA Pipe Hanger Support Program, Director of
    Rigging.
  • University of Nevada, Las Vegas, all venues, Rigging Manager and project
    oversight of more than $10 million in events.
  • Production Resource Group, rigging designer and project oversight of
    more than $40 million dollars in events all over the country.
  • Industrial Training International. Development of rigging training and
    certification programs for the entertainment industry.

Experience

Andrew’s ability to manage complex, high-profile projects, along with
his commitment to rigging education and safety, has earned him a
sterling reputation throughout the industry. A natural mentor and
instructor, Andrew posseses not only a wealth of knowledge, but also a
genuine enthusiasm for his trade. Andrew brings our program to the
next level by his considerable abilities in the design, planning, and
implementation of complex rigging and critical lifts.