Contacts and Capabilities

Most of Reclamation's rope access involves inspecting “inaccessible” features.  Reclamation personnel have expertise and experience in:


  • spillways and spillway gates
  • penstocks
  • valves
  • galleries
  • rock slopes
Light maintenance:
  • rock scaling and stabilization
  • concrete repair
  • security fence installation
  • pipe and electrical conduit installation
  • removing undesirable vegetation
  • installing instrumentation

Basic Requirements for Rope Access Personnel :

All members of the Rope Access Team are required to complete the following training:

  • SPRAT Certification (level 1 or higher) or equivalent
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Permit Required Confined Space Training, including use of monitoring equipment
  • Hazard Energy Control Program and Lock-out/Tag-out Training
  • Electrical Safety Awareness Training
  • Tool specific training for any equipment used by individual Rope Access Team members

Rope Access Team Leaders

Dom Galic (303) 445-2961 TSC Board Member
Jeff Ticknor (406) 247-7628 GP Board Member and Chair
Corey Dickson (702) 293-8252 LC Board Member
Steven Ferris 509-633-9438 PN Board Member
Monte Brewer (775) 884-8355 MP Board Member and Board VIce Chair
Mark Neeley (801) 524-3705 UC Board member

Last Updated: 3/5/18