About Us

UK Based Technical Rope Access & Commercial Drone Specialists


GeoAccess Ltd are an IRATA-certified technical rope access and Civil Aviation Authority approved commercial drone company.  Established in 2014 to address the need for inspections on difficult access sites in the rail sector, our head office in Lichfield, Staffordshire is now complemented with satellite offices in South Yorkshire and Durham to enable us to provide our services countrywide


We are a Network Rail approved contractor holding RISQS registration and qualification, ISO9001 & ISO14001 accredited, and provide the aforementioned technical services to Network Rail’s exacting standards, whilst managing risk and without compromising safety in a demanding work environment.

Our team comprises multi-skilled civil and geotechnical engineers, geologists, structural and earthwork examiners, which form our rope teams and are also Civil Aviation Authority approved drone pilots.

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Est. 2014

Company formed 2014 to address the need for inspections on difficult access sites in the rail sector. Network Rail are primary client.

Qualified Staff

Experienced, trained and qualified staff; IRATA, CAA PfCO, EWE, STE, IOSH, NEBOSH, SENTINEL & FGS.


RISQS registered and qualified. ISO9001 and ISO14001 accredited & IRATA company membership.

Cost effective solutions

By looking at every job holistically, we utilise tried and tested methods as well as implementing highly innovative cutting-edge techniques to deliver the most efficient cost effective solution to our clients.
We undertake visual, detailed and bespoke inspections of a variety of assets, including:
Our team of professionals are:
  • Tunnels
  • Airshafts
  • Retaining Structures
  • Buildings
  • Earthworks
  • Rock Faces
  • Sea Defences
  • Drainage Assets
  • Theme Park rides
  • Mine workings
  • Waterways
  • Highly knowledgeable and experienced
  • Hold professional qualifications – IOSH & NEBOSH accredited
  • Trained in dynamic risk assessment
  • Competent First Aiders
  • Hold Network Rail safety competencies (PTS, COSS, Lookout, ES, PC)
  • Hold CSCS cards
  • IRATA qualified
  • Approved by the CAA for commercial drone operations
  • Confined space approved
  • Hold Network Rail EWE1,2,3 and STE3,4,6 & 7 certifications
  • IPAF trained
  • PASMA certified
  • Lantra trained and qualified for Brushcutters, Trimmers and Chainsaws

Our Ethos

At GeoAccess we take pride in our ability to tackle every job no matter how big or small, with the same professional flexible approach, believing that anything is possible allowing us to deliver cost effective innovative solutions to our client’s needs. It is our mission at GeoAccess to be a class leader in technical rope access and commercial drone services.

If we need to outsource specialist work to provide the best solution to our clients, we only choose companies who share our beliefs and work ethics. GeoAccess are proud to announce that we are currently working in partnership with Kraven Enterprises.