Certex Local Office in Houma, LA
Quality Industrial Safety Products in Louisiana
Do you need safety products for lifting, rigging or fall protection? Certex USA is a premier provider of safety products to industries such as utilities, mining, oil, construction and aerospace. We have five locations in Louisiana. In addition to Houma, there are Certex branches in Lafayette/Broussard, Morgan City, New Orleans and West Monroe.
Because of the special lifting and rigging needs of Louisiana industries such as on-shore and off-shore drilling, Certex has developed a strong presence in the state. Some of our Louisiana clients include Transocean, Diamond Offshore, Phoenix Offshore and Gulf Crane. These are just a sample of our clients, as we provide safety products and services to companies across the state.
Certex Houma carries a wide variety of safety products including rigging equipment and lifting supplies. We also specialize in fall protection, providing not just the equipment you need, but comprehensive training for your workforce. No matter the size or scope of your project, our Houma team is ready to help you determine the products best suited for your job. You can count on the experienced staff, led by manager Randy Guidry, to meet your safety needs.
There are 35 Certex locations in the U.S. servicing 11 states from California to South Carolina. Each branch has a full range of products and knowledgeable staff to help analyze your situation and 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 Louisiana and around the country.
Fall Protection Equipment and Training
Certex supplies everything you need for fall protection – from equipment to fall protection classes. 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. 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 Houma team can provide right on your job site. We also offer expert consulting, rescue plans and hazard analysis.
Sourcing from Top Vendors
At Certex, our products and services are focused on keeping Louisiana’s industrial workers safe on job sites. We procure products from top lifting vendors like Cooper Tools, Harrington Hoists and Straightpoint; and top fall protection vendors like 3M, Elk River and Yates.
Certex provides lifting equipment and products as well as rigging supplies to our Louisiana clients. We stock a variety of hoists, wire rope terminations and accessories as well as wire rope and wire mesh slings. If your job requires customized specifications, we can fabricate a sling to match your needs. We carry a diverse inventory of rigging hardware, including shackles, hooks, blocks, turnbuckles and much more.
Contact Certex Houma for Your Company’s Safety Needs
Houma, part of Louisiana Bayou Country, is located 55 miles southwest of New Orleans off I90. Visit the Houma branch at 9110 Park Avenue where a 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 without incident. Open 8am-5pm Monday-Friday but on call 24/7.
9110 Park Avenue
Houma, LA 70363-3746
Randy Guidry – Branch Manager