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  • Petzl has issued an urgent safety alert for certain GRILLON products. An issue has been identified where ropes were incorrectly mounted in the rope adjuster of GRILLON products manufactured between October and December 2023. This defect prevents the product from performing its critical blocking func

  • Download the latest MATS Newsletter featuring Conference Feedback from the Coventry Building Society Arena on 27th September.   Download the Newsletter by clicking here.

  • Download the latest MATS Newsletter featuring the latest on the upcoming 2023 conference, and how NATS is keeping our skies safe.   Download the Newsletter by clicking here.

  • Download the latest MATS Newsletter featuring the latest on the upcoming 2023 conference, and updates on MAST and Towers group becoming a Limited Business. Download the Newsletter by clicking here.

  • In September the MATS conference returns to the Coventry Arena and is planned to be bigger and better than ever with our headline sponsor Mitie. Over the years the conference has had a number of themes and this year we plan to follow on from the last conference with the theme of the aftermath of an

  • Recall Notice for Omni 1.1″ Pulley Variants, 20050xxx through 22304xxx: Stop Use and Remove from Service. NATE Member Gravitec Systems Inc. just shared the following product recall information for the Omni 1.1″ Pulley Variants, 20050xxx through 22304xxx. “The button assembly on a limited

  • Download the latest MATS Newsletter featuring updates from our quarterly meeting, photography competition, new rooftop worker scheme launch and an introduction to David Edwards, the new MATS co-ordinator. To download the newsletter click here.

  • Download the latest MATS Newsletter featuring the new rooftop worker scheme announced by EUSR, a look ahead to the upcoming National Register of RF Workers and recognise the national telecommunications capability of the railway. Download the Newsletter by clicking here.

  • Download the latest MATS Newsletter featuring a review on our 2022 conference, a warm welcome to Northern Powergrid and a look cell tower inspections by robots. Download the Newsletter by clicking here.

  • Now that the 4th MATS conference has drawn to a close, I have been able to have a little time to sit back and reflect on the day.  This was our biggest conference to date and early indications from feedback provided by exhibitors and delegates, suggest it was a resounding success.  That is certainly