CAN Group: Celebrating 35 years in business

SourceEnergy Voice

April 2021 marked a significant milestone for CAN Group as it celebrated 35 years since it pioneered rope access offshore in the North Sea, introducing a revolutionary alternative and more cost-effective means to the convention of scaffold access. Now, it is a tried, tested and trusted means of access-all-areas on a global scale and not necessarily limited to oil and gas applications. CAN was a regular fixture on many landmark builds and structures from the Millennium Dome and the London Eye to the CN Tower and much more in between.

From concept to actuality, this pioneering foundation was the beginning of CAN’s journey to become a market-leading asset integrity services provider.

CAN’s oil and gas industry offering of rope access and trades-related services quickly adapted to meet the growing demand in the cost and option challenged mid-80s era and, in the early 90s, it successfully transitioned to include mainstream inspection and advanced NDT services. In the early 2000s, the company more...