Every two years, the Petzl RopeTrip brings together leading professionals, who work on ropes or at-height within any industry, for an event that displays best practices, cutting-edge technique and industry camaraderie.

The City of Charleston is donating a fire truck to the Bahamas as part of a collaboration between the City of Charleston, State Senator Sandy Senn, and Hanahan and Awendaw, reports The Post and Courier. The city of Charleston is donating a retired firetruck, Reserve Engine 152, while Hanahan and Awendaw are contributing multiple hoses,...

The device integrates a unidirectional progress capture pulley with a descender, which greatly maximizes efficiency and limits the amount of equipment and users needed to access and evacuate casualties in vertical or confined space environments.

During morning coffee with the Raisin Squad, a couple of the old geezers who were real active in the 1970s (and most are IN their 70s today) were reminiscing about the good old days and some of the “other than normal” activities of an impromptu group called The Roof Crew.