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Field Operations


When working within difficult, remote, or mountainous terrain it becomes increasingly difficult to complete operations safely and efficiently, at GMS we offer Field Operations Services that help you complete work in these types of terrain. Our technicians have experience in all types of terrain, across many different industries, and can support your field operations to ensure that work is completed safely and cost effectively.


GMS offers the following Field Operations Services for Industry:

  • Detailed Terrain and Risk Assessments
  •  Facilitated Access ­ People, Equipment, Infrastructure
  • Creation and Implementation of Emergency Response Plans (ERP)
  • Incident Command System (ICS)
  • Ground Based Rescue
  • Helicopter Long Line Rescue
  • Provide Mountain Safety Awareness Training
  • Client Representatives ­ Quality Control and Assurance. GMS can act as representatives for clients quality controlling and assuring operationally efficient and safe work in difficult terrain
  • GMS technicians are trained in various trades that can be utilized when required onsite 

All GMS Mountaineers hold certifications through a variety of professional mountain guiding and risk management organizations including:

  • International Federation Mountain Guides Association (IFMGA)
  • American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA)
  • Industrial Rope Access Trades Association (IRATA)
  • Association of Canadian Mountain Guides (ACMG)
  • Society of Professional Rope Access Technicians (SPRAT)
  • Canadian Avalanche Association (CAA)
  • Helicopter Association of Canada (HAC)