Safety Products and Services in Charlotte NC
Certex is a premier provider of safety products and services to industries such as utilities, mining, oil, construction and aerospace. Each of the 35 Certex branches across the U.S. has a full range of products and knowledgeable staff to determine the best solutions for your individual safety needs. In addition, we are one of the few lifting product companies in the U.S. to offer Fall Protection and Rescue Training. We’ve been in business for over 50 years, which is why we’re a trusted source in North Carolina and around the country.
Serving the Carolinas and Beyond
Certex has had a branch in Charlotte for over 30 years. In fact, it was the first ever rigging shop in Charlotte. Manager Luther Lefler and a staff of seven handle a wide range of clients and safety needs. We service the local community as well as paper mills throughout the Carolinas. In addition, we work with steel mills located in the Midwest and recycling centers up the Eastern Seaboard. Clients include Gerdau, International Paper and Duke Energy.
Certex Charlotte works with contractors and engineering teams alike on special projects to ensure they are done safely and within the scope of the task at hand. Companies like Carowinds, United Contractors, Balfour Beatty, Wayne Brothers, and Ferguson Waterworks trust Certex with their industrial safety needs.
Let our experienced, attentive staff find the best products for your job. In addition to sourcing products from top vendors like 3M, Elk River and Yates, we provide on-site fall protection equipment and training.
Fall Protection Equipment and Training
We offer a full curriculum of training on fall protection equipment to ensure the safety and productivity of your crew.
Our training program covers equipment from various manufacturers, so your team will be prepared and safe. Certex staff will help you meet OSHA requirements and show your crew how to focus on one step at a time with an unwavering motto of “Safety First.” We can provide your site supervisors with fall protection competent person training to ensure they are up-to-date on the latest techniques and equipment.
In addition to training in the field, we have two state-of-the-art facilities developed for immersive, hands-on learning. Choose either Tucson AZ or Bakersfield CA where your team will experience 8 hours of working with equipment from over 20 different manufacturers. The modern, climate-controlled environment creates ideal surroundings for learning and every course meets or exceeds applicable ANSI Z359, OSHA Sub Part M, CSA and Manufacturers requirements.
If sending your team to Tucson AZ or Bakersfield CA isn’t an option, take advantage of the training our Charlotte team can provide right on your job site. As part of our services, we can perform horizontal lifeline inspection and installation.
We also provide custom labeling on fall protection equipment such as hard hats and safety vests, so the items can be branded with your company name and logo.
Specializing in Wire Rope and Lever Hoists
Many Certex branches have also developed specialized products and services to meet the needs of area businesses. For example, Certex Charlotte supplies multi-part wire rope braids and lever hoists which can be chained to any length.
Contact Certex North Carolina for Your Company’s Safety Needs
Certex has two locations in North Carolina. In addition to Charlotte, we also have a Greensboro branch. At either location, you’ll find a Certex team is on hand, waiting to help you meet your safety needs. Reach out to discuss your budget, the type of rigging equipment, lifting products, safety supplies, and training your team needs to get the job done.