Operational support

We manage risk while delivering cost effective practical lifting solutions.

Operational Support

Ensuring the safety of your lifting operations

Our technical team provide a wide range of services to improve all aspects of lifting operations to make your activities safe.

Improving safety, efficiency and cost effectiveness, we are available from our offices in Aberdeen, UK and Houston, USA and ready to deliver on operational worksites around the world.

Services can be offered on an individual basis or as part of a larger managed service and include:

  • Technical Assistance - Guidance, advice and direction on all aspects of lifting operations.
  • On-Site Support - Management & supervision of operations including coaching and mentoring of personnel, providing real time improvements to project safety, effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Assurance - Specialist support activities including process monitoring / improvement, competence development and equipment suitability reviews.
  • Project Support - A fully managed service starting at the planning stage following through to delivery of complex lifts and unique project needs.
Ensuring the safety of your lifting operations


Ensuring the safety of your lifting operations

The Team

Our technical team provide guidance, advice and direction on all aspects of lifting operations on a contract or ad-hoc basis. Services include the production of policies and procedures, review of technical guidance material, and development of lifting and safety-based training material.

Management Services

The placement of specialist personnel qualified in the field of crane operations, mechanical handling and / or lifting equipment to support all aspects of lifting operations

Technical Reviews & Appraisals

Field visits by Technical Advisors for the review of systems of work, work-site practices, plant and equipment suitability & sufficiency and / or standards of maintenance with a view to safety, efficiency and cost effectiveness.

Ensuring the safety of your lifting operations


Personnel, supervision and compliance

Site Competent Personnel / Technical Authorities

Our specialists have years of experience in the lifting industry, supported by NSL’s Technical Department. They are ready to deploy globally to improve lifting operation processes and personnel competency. Our specialities include independent technical reviews and provision of specialist personnel including management, site competent persons and technical authorities.

Lift Design & Rigging Supervision Services

Specialist service dealing with all mechanical handling and installation problems incorporating everything from the initial site survey to the production of the final implementation work pack.

Personnel, supervision and compliance


Development and implementation of policies and procedures

Policies set a company’s philosophies and boundaries, whereas procedures detail the series of steps that are needed to accomplish specific tasks and together, provide the framework in which decisions can be made.

NSL can review specific client needs, advise on key requirements and develop process alongside clients to ensure effective implementation and communication of the values developed.

Development and implementation of policies and procedures


Improving safety and safeguarding valuable cargo

A unique integrated service designed to aid clients in the planning and delivery of items including lift planning, lashing services, loading / unloading of materials at client sites and quaysides.

Improving safety and safeguarding valuable cargo

How can we help?

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