Cookes 360 is a total service solution designed to meet the unique needs of your business. From technical advice and specification to more advanced services such as load monitoring and measurement, Cookes is here to help your business succeed.  Our services are about assurance & compliance; assurance that your assets are fit for purpose, assurance that your people are safe and that you comply with the necessary legislative and statutory requirements.  

Service offering.

High performance wrap around & stand alone services designed and tailored to meet the end to end needs of your business.

Technical Advice & Specification

No matter your industry, Cookes have the expertise to provide in-depth technical advice and assistance in the specification of your assets, from lifting, rigging & load restraint to height safety and solutions for aquaculture and fishing.

We are New Zealand’s largest and most experienced wire rope and lifting solutions supplier and pride ourselves on the ability to provide expert knowledge to our customers.

  • Bespoke product & service solutions to unique industry challenges
  • Design & product specification of complex lift designs
  • The compliance and assurance of your assets

Assembly & Installation

To maximise the life of your ropes & ensure the compliance and longevity of your lifting, marine and height safety equipment, Cookes can provide assembly and installation of your assets. Our team of expert technicians & riggers are skilled at:

  • Installation of new or replacement wire & fibre ropes for a range of industries and applications including; ski lifts, cranes & fishing vessels
  • Installation of permanent and fixed height Safety solutions
  • Assembly of custom designed wire rope & chain slings
  • Fittings for wire ropes including socketing and end terminations

Maintenance & Repair

As an industry leader in the supply of steel wire rope, synthetic ropes, lifting, rigging, load restraint & marine equipment we pride ourselves on our ability to repair and maintain your assets to a safe and reliable standard.

Our nationwide maintenance and repair services are delivered by our team of trained and accredited test technicians, ensuring your equipment is always fit for purpose. 

  • Lubrication of wire ropes with specially formulated lubricants designed to withstand harsh conditions and ensure the longevity of your wire rope
  • Wire and fibre rope termination repair and re-splicing
  • Full component maintenance and repair of lifting and height safety equipment
  • Net repair & storage from our two net lofts in Nelson & Timaru

New Zealand's leading third-party provider of testing and inspection services for lifting equipment. 

In-service Inspection, Testing & Certification

Ensuring your assets are in safe working order and compliant is vital for the efficient and safe running of your business. As New Zealand’s leading provider of inspection, repair, testing and certification services for lifting & height safety equipment, you can be assured we have the industry knowledge and expertise to ensure your assets are fit for safe use.

Recognising the time critical nature of your business, we can provide our inspection services at your site via our nationwide fleet of fully equipped mobile test & service vehicles, thereby minimising disruption to your business.  Alternatively, we can provide a full range of services at any of our 11 locations. 

Our LEEA accredited technicians are trained to inspect, test, evaluate and advise on the condition of your assets.

  • Certification of your lifting and height Safety assets
  • Guidance on discard and feedback when a product has reached the end of its useful   life or is no longer safe to operate
  • Assist with sourcing replacement equipment and advice on solving other lifting equipment and height safety requirements you may have

Asset Management - (BriCert)

Managing, maintaining & monitoring the safe condition of your lifting and height safety assets is required under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 and the New Zealand Code of Practice for the Safe Use of Lifting Equipment.

Our cloud-based asset management system, BriCert, takes the hassle out of achieving these requirements by conveniently providing you with reports, equipment registers and certificates as an integral part of our service solution.

  • Visibility & assurance of asset condition and compliance
  • Manage all your assets, even across multiple sites & locations
  • Ready access to your equipment register, certificates and service history
  • Reminders and scheduling of when assets are due for re-inspection 

Stand Alone Services

Advanced services

  • Load Monitoring & Measurement
    Hire, sales and services of load measuring systems 

    Learn more about how Cookes can help with your load monitoring needs. 
    Load Monitoring and Measurement
  • Nondestructive Examination (NDE)
    Vital information about the condition of your wire ropes.

    We can accurately measure a ropes loss of metallic cross-sectional area, allowing us to provide you with vital information about the condition of your ropes.
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