Access Safety & Metalwork Fabrication

ECEX has a highly experienced team operating from our workshops in Newbury who can survey, design, manufacture, refurbish and install metal fabrications of all descriptions.

ECEX particularly specialise in steel fabrication for access safety.

Download our free guide to safe site access, here: Access All Areas

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Walkways & Step-overs

ECEX provide easy, cost effective solutions to eliminating trip hazards on roof and internal plantrooms. This includes:

  • Step-overs to pipework, ductwork and other obstructions
  • Platform extensions
  • Bespoke walkways and access gantries to cooling towers, chillers and AHU’s

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Guardrail & Edge Protection

ECEX are specialists in the field of roof edge protection guard railing, helping to create a safe working environment for maintenance and service personnel. Services include:

  • Free standing edge protection to avoid roof penetration
  • Tubular steel guard railing fixed to roof surface or parapet wall.
  • Toe boards and kick plates
  • Handrail extensions/modifications

All works in compliance with the latest Work at Height Regulations 2005.

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Ladders & Platforms

Using a combination of standard components and factory fabricated metalwork, ECEX will create the most cost effective solution, taking into account all relevant design standards and legal requirements. ECEX provide the following services:

  • Access ladders (cat ladders)
  • Gantries, platforms and walkways
  • Riser infill platforms
  • Hooped ladders

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Stairs & Fire Escapes

From the installation of new access stairs to the repair or refurbishment of existing, ECEX have many years of experience with staircases.

ECEX offer fire escape stair inspection and condition / fitness-for-purpose reports, repairs, refurbishment and anti-slip tread covers.

PLEASE NOTE:  We don’t really handle small domestic enquiries,  we mainly deal with works for managing agents, FM providers and commercial end users.

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Bespoke Fabrication & Mesh Security Caging

  • Mesh security caging
  • Fan guards
  • COSHH enclosures
  • Stainless Steel Kickplates and pillar trims
  • Bespoke Platforms and railings
  • GRP stair and landing treads

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Harness Lines & Lanyards

We can provide qualified rope access technicians or permanent harness line installations and alterations:

  • Eye bolt testing and installation
  • Harness line testing and installation

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