Why Apprenticeships Are Building the Workforce of Tomorrow

Enigma Industrial Services Leads the Charge in Investing in the Next Generation The scaffolding industry, a sector titan and vital component of construction and maintenance projects across the UK, faces a critical challenge: an ageing workforce and a skills gap...

GEDA Unveils the Enhanced GEDA 200 Z Comfort for Scaffolders

German construction and industrial hoist manufacturer GEDA GmbH has announced the release of its new scaffolding hoist, the GEDA 200 Z Comfort. The new product is designed to meet the requirements of scaffolding construction, offering several new features that...

ScaffPlan Unveils Powerful Software Enhancements with New Version

ScaffPlan, an industry leader in scaffolding planning software, has announced the release of its latest version, ScaffPlan 1.7. The update introduces a suite of game-changing new features and enhancements, reinforcing ScaffPlan's position as one of the go-to solutions for scaffolding...

Ramtech Unveils Advanced Heat-Detection System to Boost Scaffolding Safety

In response to the Government’s fire safety standard BS 8629, Ramtech has unveiled a heat-detection system designed to improve safety during scaffolding operations, particularly for cladding removal in high-rise buildings. This innovation addresses the crucial need for enhanced fire...

Swiss Scaffolding Collapse Kills Three

Tragedy struck the Swiss town of Lausanne on Friday when a scaffold and transport platform/hoist collapsed, resulting in the deaths of three people and injuring nine others. The incident occurred in Prilly, a suburb on the northwestern side of...

Dave Mosley Leaves CISRS ‘With Immediate Effect’

In an unexpected move, the Construction Industry Scaffolders Record Scheme (CISRS), the scaffolding and access training scheme provider in the UK, has announced the immediate departure of its Managing Director, David Mosley. The announcement was made today (12 July)...

Why Apprenticeships Are Building the Workforce of Tomorrow

Enigma Industrial Services Leads the Charge in Investing in the Next Generation The scaffolding industry, a sector titan and vital component of construction and maintenance...

GEDA Unveils the Enhanced GEDA 200 Z Comfort for Scaffolders

German construction and industrial hoist manufacturer GEDA GmbH has announced the release of its new scaffolding hoist, the GEDA 200 Z Comfort. The new...

ScaffPlan Unveils Powerful Software Enhancements with New Version

ScaffPlan, an industry leader in scaffolding planning software, has announced the release of its latest version, ScaffPlan 1.7. The update introduces a suite of game-changing...

Ramtech Unveils Advanced Heat-Detection System to Boost Scaffolding Safety

In response to the Government’s fire safety standard BS 8629, Ramtech has unveiled a heat-detection system designed to improve safety during scaffolding operations, particularly...

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Why Apprenticeships Are Building the Workforce of Tomorrow

Enigma Industrial Services Leads the Charge in Investing in the Next Generation The scaffolding industry, a sector titan and vital component of construction and maintenance...

GEDA Unveils the Enhanced GEDA 200 Z Comfort for Scaffolders

German construction and industrial hoist manufacturer GEDA GmbH has announced the release of its new scaffolding hoist, the GEDA 200 Z Comfort. The new...

From Vision to Victory: The Journey of ScaffChamp

Scaffmag's Editor, Daniel Norton, had the opportunity to speak with Viktor Voroncov, the visionary founder of ScaffChamp, and Oleg Abramov, the Head of ScaffChamp Operations, to delve into the origins, evolution, and future of this remarkable event. Since its inception...

ScaffPlan Unveils Powerful Software Enhancements with New Version

ScaffPlan, an industry leader in scaffolding planning software, has announced the release of its latest version, ScaffPlan 1.7. The update introduces a suite of game-changing new features and enhancements, reinforcing ScaffPlan's position as one of the go-to solutions for scaffolding...

Ramtech Unveils Advanced Heat-Detection System to Boost Scaffolding Safety

In response to the Government’s fire safety standard BS 8629, Ramtech has unveiled a heat-detection system designed to improve safety during scaffolding operations, particularly for cladding removal in high-rise buildings. This innovation addresses the crucial need for enhanced fire...

Construction Anticipates Growth Boost Post-Election

The construction industry is poised for significant growth following the recent election of the new Labour government, according to a leading industry intelligence firm, Glenigan. Despite facing near-term challenges such as slow economic growth and persistently high interest rates, Glenigan's...

Masons Scaffolding and Layher UK Set New Standards with James Street Project

In the heart of London at One James Street, Masons Scaffolding, in collaboration with Layher UK, has successfully completed an innovative scaffolding project that is setting new benchmarks in the industry. The ongoing renovation project, overseen by the main...

Updated Common Assessment Standard Released by Build UK

Build UK has announced the release of Version 4 of the Common Assessment Standard, the industry-agreed pre-qualification standard designed to streamline and enhance the construction pre-qualification process. This update follows the withdrawal of PAS 91 and includes significant revisions...

Swiss Scaffolding Collapse Kills Three

Tragedy struck the Swiss town of Lausanne on Friday when a scaffold and transport platform/hoist collapsed, resulting in the deaths of three people and injuring nine others. The incident occurred in Prilly, a suburb on the northwestern side of...

Dave Mosley Leaves CISRS ‘With Immediate Effect’

In an unexpected move, the Construction Industry Scaffolders Record Scheme (CISRS), the scaffolding and access training scheme provider in the UK, has announced the immediate departure of its Managing Director, David Mosley. The announcement was made today (12 July)...

Industry Insights

The Financial Case for System Scaffolding

Des Moore underlines the commercial case for system scaffolding, and why you shouldn’t dismiss it as an opportunity for your business. The debate about system scaffolding has been a hot topic among scaffolders for as many years as I can...

Why the Scaffolding Industry Needs a Touch Screen Training Tool

Revolutionising Scaffolding Training: A Touch Screen Solution for Modern Scaffolding By James McMillan As someone who has spent years in the scaffolding industry, both as an Advanced Scaffolder and now as a Health and Safety Advisor/Inspector, I've seen firsthand the...

Managing Your Scaffolding Business Post-Acquisition 

Des Moore looks at how to manage the challenges of becoming part of a bigger group – and how to make sure your acquisition is a success. A few months ago, I wrote an article for ScaffMag about preparing your...

The Struggle to Attract Young Talent into Scaffolding

In an industry grappling with the challenge of increasing its workforce, Billy Jones, the Managing Director of Millcroft Scaffolding, shares his insights on the pressing need to attract young talent to scaffolding—a sector often overlooked by the younger generation...

Why Apprenticeships Are Building the Workforce of Tomorrow

Enigma Industrial Services Leads the Charge in Investing in the Next Generation The scaffolding industry, a sector titan and vital component of construction and maintenance...

GEDA Unveils the Enhanced GEDA 200 Z Comfort for Scaffolders

German construction and industrial hoist manufacturer GEDA GmbH has announced the release of its new scaffolding hoist, the GEDA 200 Z Comfort. The new...

ScaffPlan Unveils Powerful Software Enhancements with New Version

ScaffPlan, an industry leader in scaffolding planning software, has announced the release of its latest version, ScaffPlan 1.7. The update introduces a suite of game-changing...

Ramtech Unveils Advanced Heat-Detection System to Boost Scaffolding Safety

In response to the Government’s fire safety standard BS 8629, Ramtech has unveiled a heat-detection system designed to improve safety during scaffolding operations, particularly...

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New Tube & Fitting System Scaffold Aims to Revolutionise the UK Scaffolding Industry

Paul Lynch of Lynch Developments, a serial innovator known for previous products such as his Advanced Double Handrail and the Lynch System Scaffold, has...

Smart way to increase equipment safety compliance

All construction sites pose risks to workers. It is here that 20.9% of fatal workplace accidents in the EU take place. To avoid costly...

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New Tube & Fitting System Scaffold Aims to Revolutionise the UK Scaffolding Industry

Paul Lynch of Lynch Developments, a serial innovator known for previous products such as his Advanced Double Handrail and the Lynch System...

Smart way to increase equipment safety compliance

All construction sites pose risks to workers. It is here that 20.9% of fatal workplace accidents in the EU take place. To...

/ INTERVIEWS /

From Vision to Victory: The Journey of ScaffChamp

Scaffmag's Editor, Daniel Norton, had the opportunity to speak with Viktor Voroncov, the visionary founder of ScaffChamp, and Oleg Abramov, the Head of ScaffChamp...

Elevating Excellence: Layher UK’s Strategic Shifts for Growth

In an exclusive interview, Sean Pike, Managing Director at Layher UK, offers an insightful glimpse into the company's visionary strategies for the year ahead...

GKR Scaffolding: 30 Years of Shaping London’s Skyline

Celebrating three decades of architectural mastery and steadfast growth, GKR Scaffolding stands as a beacon of excellence in the construction industry. Founded on the...

/ Interviews /

From Vision to Victory: The Journey of ScaffChamp

Scaffmag's Editor, Daniel Norton, had the opportunity to speak with Viktor Voroncov, the visionary founder of ScaffChamp, and Oleg Abramov, the Head of ScaffChamp Operations, to delve into the origins, evolution, and future of this remarkable event. Since its inception...

Elevating Excellence: Layher UK’s Strategic Shifts for Growth

In an exclusive interview, Sean Pike, Managing Director at Layher UK, offers an insightful glimpse into the company's visionary strategies for the year ahead and beyond following some significant management shifts. Layher UK, the system scaffolding powerhouse, remains a beacon...

GKR Scaffolding: 30 Years of Shaping London’s Skyline

Celebrating three decades of architectural mastery and steadfast growth, GKR Scaffolding stands as a beacon of excellence in the construction industry. Founded on the principles of safety, innovation, and unwavering dedication, this London-based firm has etched its name on...

New Era of Leadership Unfolds at Layher UK

In the world of scaffolding and access solutions, change is a constant force, propelling innovation and excellence to new heights. The recent appointment of Anita Singh as Technical Director at Layher UK marks the dawn of a new era....

Making Waves

It is no secret that Cornish startup ScaffFloat has certainly made waves in the scaffolding industry since it launched its safe floating scaffold access system in 2020. For a Q&A, Scaffmag's editor Daniel Norton catches up with Toby Budd,...

/ Companies /

JR Scaffold Services Completes Major Cladding Project in Arbroath Town Centre

JR Scaffold Services, a division of The JR Group and one of Scotland’s largest scaffolding providers has successfully completed a significant town centre roofing...

Ofsted Praises SIMIAN’s Scaffolding Apprenticeship Program for Quality and Safety

SIMIAN, a renowned name in the scaffolding and broader construction industry, has once again demonstrated its unwavering commitment to excellence by achieving a 'Good'...

Cornish Innovator ScaffFloat Shortlisted for Prestigious Bridge Awards

ScaffFloat, a rising star in the scaffolding industry, has been shortlisted for the coveted "Bridge Maintenance Contractor" award at the upcoming National Bridge Awards.  The...

Actavo Achieves 20 Years of RoSPA Gold Award Recognition

Actavo has cemented its reputation for health and safety excellence, securing three prestigious awards from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).  The...

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NASC Releases Technical Update on Scaffold Baseplates

The National Access & Scaffolding Confederation (NASC) has issued a significant technical update to its guidance document TG20:21 to align scaffold baseplate practices with current industry standards.  The update, released today, reaffirms the critical position of baseplate thickness within scaffolding...

WAHSA Updates Guidance on Energy Absorbing Lanyards

In a development aimed at bolstering safety standards in industries involving work at heights, the Working at Height Safety Association (WAHSA) has unveiled new guidelines.  The guidelines comprehensively cover the proper selection, use, maintenance, and periodic inspection of single and...

How to produce a method statement and how does it help you manage risk?

All organisations have a legal requirement to carry out risk assessments on any activities which could have a significant impact on their employees or others who may be affected by their undertakings. Where a company employs five or more staff,...

How To Make Working At Height Safer

The latest statistics from the HSE reveal that, although falls from height are reducing, they are still one of the most common causes of injuries to employees and account for 29% of fatalities in the workplace. EMPLOYERS should take their...

The Financial Case for System Scaffolding

Des Moore underlines the commercial case for system scaffolding, and why you shouldn’t dismiss it as an opportunity for your business. The debate about system scaffolding has been a hot topic among scaffolders for as many years as I can...

Why the Scaffolding Industry Needs a Touch Screen Training Tool

Revolutionising Scaffolding Training: A Touch Screen Solution for Modern Scaffolding By James McMillan As someone who has spent years in the scaffolding industry, both as an Advanced Scaffolder and now as a Health and Safety Advisor/Inspector, I've seen firsthand the...

Managing Your Scaffolding Business Post-Acquisition 

Des Moore looks at how to manage the challenges of becoming part of a bigger group – and how to make sure your acquisition is a success. A few months ago, I wrote an article for ScaffMag about preparing your...

The Struggle to Attract Young Talent into Scaffolding

In an industry grappling with the challenge of increasing its workforce, Billy Jones, the Managing Director of Millcroft Scaffolding, shares his insights on the pressing need to attract young talent to scaffolding—a sector often overlooked by the younger generation...

The Layher System Scaffolding Advantage

Should you invest in system scaffolding now? If ‘no’ is your gut reaction, perhaps it’s time to think again. Layher System scaffolding could not only get you through a downturn, but set you up to deliver new income streams...

Scaling Your Scaffolding Business for Sale

Since I started my consultancy business, I’ve been  contacted by a number of business owners who are thinking about selling. In the current economic climate, this is sadly understandable – but for many scaffolding business – particularly those that...

/ INTERVIEWS /

From Vision to Victory: The Journey of ScaffChamp

Scaffmag's Editor, Daniel Norton, had the opportunity to speak with Viktor Voroncov, the visionary founder of ScaffChamp, and Oleg Abramov, the Head of ScaffChamp Operations, to delve into the origins,...

Elevating Excellence: Layher UK’s Strategic Shifts for Growth

In an exclusive interview, Sean Pike, Managing Director at Layher UK, offers an insightful glimpse into the company's visionary strategies for the year ahead and beyond following some significant management shifts. Layher UK, the system scaffolding powerhouse, remains a beacon...

GKR Scaffolding: 30 Years of Shaping London’s Skyline

Celebrating three decades of architectural mastery and steadfast growth, GKR Scaffolding stands as a beacon of excellence in the construction industry. Founded on the principles of safety, innovation, and unwavering dedication, this London-based firm has etched its name on...

New Era of Leadership Unfolds at Layher UK

In the world of scaffolding and access solutions, change is a constant force, propelling innovation and excellence to new heights. The recent appointment of Anita Singh as Technical Director at Layher UK marks the dawn of a new era....

Making Waves

It is no secret that Cornish startup ScaffFloat has certainly made waves in the scaffolding industry since it launched its safe floating scaffold access system in 2020. For a Q&A, Scaffmag's editor Daniel Norton catches up with Toby Budd,...

/ Events & Awards /

From Vision to Victory: The Journey of ScaffChamp

Scaffmag's Editor, Daniel Norton, had the opportunity to speak with Viktor Voroncov, the visionary founder of ScaffChamp, and Oleg Abramov, the Head of ScaffChamp Operations, to delve into the origins, evolution, and future of this remarkable event. Since its inception...

More New Speakers Announced for ScaffEx24 Conference

ScaffEx24, the premier scaffolding and access conference and expo, is set to welcome two more distinguished keynote speakers at this year’s event. Scheduled for 29 November 2024 in Belfast, the free-to-attend conference promises to provide industry professionals with exceptional...

Enter Now: Scaffolding Excellence Awards 2024 Unveiled by NASC

The National Access & Scaffolding Confederation (NASC) has unveiled the launch of entries for the eagerly awaited Scaffolding Excellence Awards. As a hallmark event within the brand new ScaffEx conference, the awards programme has been meticulously reviewed and updated...

/ TRAINING /

Why Apprenticeships Are Building the Workforce of Tomorrow

Enigma Industrial Services Leads the Charge in Investing in the Next Generation The scaffolding industry, a sector titan and vital component of construction and maintenance...

Dave Mosley Leaves CISRS ‘With Immediate Effect’

In an unexpected move, the Construction Industry Scaffolders Record Scheme (CISRS), the scaffolding and access training scheme provider in the UK, has announced the immediate departure of its Managing Director, David Mosley. The announcement was made today (12 July)...

Innovative Scheme Sees Ex-Offenders Qualify as Scaffolders

In a groundbreaking initiative, the first fully qualified ex-offender scaffolders have successfully graduated from the CISRS training scheme, thanks to a CITB-funded program run by Fulcrum Scaffold Safety and Procure Plus. This innovative scheme aims to provide ex-offenders with...

Acorn Structures Partners with ESITS to Enhance Event Site Safety

Acorn Structures is reaffirming its dedication to elevating event site safety standards by collaborating with the Event Structures Industry Training Scheme (ESITS) to provide extensive training and accreditation for its employees. This initiative comes ahead of the 2024 festival, concert,...

Trailblazing Scaffolding Apprenticeship Graduates Celebrated in Ireland

In a landmark event for the construction industry, the first cohort of scaffolding apprentices graduated last week from the National Scaffolding Apprenticeship at The National Construction Training Centre in Mount Lucas, Ireland. The ceremony at the Midlands Park Hotel in...

Dave Mosley Leaves CISRS ‘With Immediate Effect’

In an unexpected move, the Construction Industry Scaffolders Record Scheme (CISRS), the scaffolding and access training scheme provider in the UK, has announced the immediate departure of its Managing Director, David Mosley. The announcement was made today (12 July)...

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Pilosio UK and APA Height Team Up for the Flydeck Suspended Access System across UK

Italian innovator Pilosio UK has teamed up with APA Height Access Ltd, a leading scaffolding company in the UK, to bring the cutting-edge Flydeck suspended access system across the UK. A second Flydeck demo unit is now available at...

Layher Kicks Off 2024 Open Morning Series with Successful Event

Layher UK, the esteemed provider of system scaffolding solutions, launched its first Open Morning of 2024 at Simian Risk’s training centre in Leytonstone on Tuesday, 21st May. The event provided a hands-on experience for attendees to observe Layher’s innovative...

Layher UK Introduces New ‘Rent-to-Try’ and ‘Rent-to-Own’ Scheme for Scaffolding Companies

Layher UK, a leading provider of innovative system scaffolding solutions, is launching a ground-breaking initiative designed to make system scaffolding more accessible and affordable for scaffolding companies across the country.  The initiative, aptly named 'Rent-to-Try' and 'Rent-to-Own,' aims to provide...

PERI Introduces Innovative Cladding System to UK Scaffolding Market

Formwork and scaffolding specialist PERI has launched its brand new scaffold cladding system, which aims to mitigate construction noise, shield workers from adverse weather conditions, and minimise the risk of objects falling from heights. The PERI UP Cladding system seamlessly...

Afix Group Ramps Up Environmental Efforts with New ESG Strategy

Afix Group, a leading system scaffolding manufacturer, has announced its commitment to an Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) sustainability policy, marking a significant milestone in its journey towards a more sustainable future. With branches in the UK and a strong...

PERI Launches Menopause Toolkit for Inclusive Workplace Support

PERI, a leading manufacturer and supplier of formwork and scaffolding systems, is embarking on a mission to raise awareness of menopause in the workplace, recognising the importance of addressing this often overlooked issue. In a bid to normalise discussions...

Statom Group’s £5.4m PERI Investment Strengthens Operations

Statom Group, a leading construction contractor, has announced a substantial investment of £5.4 million in state-of-the-art equipment from PERI. This strategic move solidifies Statom Group's construction capabilities. It contributes to the company's growth strategy, which includes tackling more extensive and...

Scafom-rux Expands its Nordic Presence

Scafom-rux, a prominent name in the system scaffolding market, has taken a significant step in solidifying its presence in Sweden by acquiring Tobit, its Swedish distributor.  This strategic move aims to bolster Scafom-rux's footprint in Sweden and lay the foundation...

Why Apprenticeships Are Building the Workforce of Tomorrow

Enigma Industrial Services Leads the Charge in Investing in the Next Generation The scaffolding industry, a sector titan and vital...

GEDA Unveils the Enhanced GEDA 200 Z Comfort for Scaffolders

German construction and industrial hoist manufacturer GEDA GmbH has announced the release of its new scaffolding hoist, the GEDA...

From Vision to Victory: The Journey of ScaffChamp

Scaffmag's Editor, Daniel Norton, had the opportunity to speak with Viktor Voroncov, the visionary founder of ScaffChamp, and Oleg...

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Latest Jobs

Part Two and Advanced Scaffolders

We are looking to expand our workforce and currently looking for Part Two and Advanced Scaffolders to join our...

All Level Scaffolders and COTS Needed

The Solution Group are currently looking for a number of Scaffolders and COTS Labourers to start in London. You will...

Part 2 & Advanced Scaffolders Required – Birmingham

Main Duties / Responsibilities: · Make adequate provision for the safety of yourself, the work force, the public affected by scaffolding...

Scaffolders required for housing developments

Part 2 and part 1 scaffolders required for up and running housing sites across the Midlands. Target rates available Call...

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The Solution Group are currently looking for a number of Scaffolders to start in Worcestershire. You will be working on...

Scaffolders wanted in Kent and South East

Scaffolders required for immediate start. Browne's Scaffolding Ltd require Scaffolders to join our Team for a variety of upcoming projects...

JR Scaffold Services Completes Major Cladding Project in Arbroath Town Centre

JR Scaffold Services, a division of The JR Group and one of Scotland’s largest scaffolding providers has successfully completed a significant town centre roofing...

Ofsted Praises SIMIAN’s Scaffolding Apprenticeship Program for Quality and Safety

SIMIAN, a renowned name in the scaffolding and broader construction industry, has once again demonstrated its unwavering commitment to excellence by achieving a 'Good' grading from Ofsted for its apprenticeship programs.  This prestigious recognition follows a rigorous four-day inspection conducted...

Cornish Innovator ScaffFloat Shortlisted for Prestigious Bridge Awards

ScaffFloat, a rising star in the scaffolding industry, has been shortlisted for the coveted "Bridge Maintenance Contractor" award at the upcoming National Bridge Awards.  The Cornish firm joins industry heavyweights Network Rail and Balfour Beatty in contention for the prestigious...

TRAD UK Renames Glasgow Depot in Honour of Beloved Former Managing Director

In a moving tribute, TRAD UK has renamed its Glasgow depot office as Paterson House. The renaming honours the memory of John Paterson, the company's highly respected former Managing Director, who sadly passed away in 2021. A plaque commemorating the...

Altrad Doubles Down on UK Market with Stork Acquisition

Altrad has announced a landmark agreement to acquire Stork TS Holdings Limited, the parent company of the Stork UK group of companies.  The deal marks a significant expansion for Altrad and, pending regulatory approvals and customary closing conditions, is expected...

Alan White Design Announces Strategic Leadership Transition to Propel Future Growth 

Alan White Design (AWD), a leading civil engineering consultancy known for its award-winning work in Temporary Works, Access Engineering, and Structural Design, has announced significant changes to its leadership team. Euan Strathearn will step up as the new Managing Director...

UK’s Oldest Scaffolding Firm Sets Sights on Expansion After Major Finance Deal

Palmers Scaffolding, recognised as the oldest scaffolding company in the UK, has announced ambitious growth plans following a landmark finance deal. As previously reported, The British Business Bank has facilitated the company's first debt finance agreement from the £130m Investment...

Millcroft Wins Blashford Tower Safety Works Contract

Millcroft has started work on the contract to provide an essential logistics gantry for the major works project at Blashford Tower on the Chalcots Estate in Camden. Situated on Adelaide Road in north-west London, Blashford Tower comprises 72 flats over...

/ Events & Awards /

Why Apprenticeships Are Building the Workforce of Tomorrow

Enigma Industrial Services Leads the Charge in Investing in the Next Generation The scaffolding industry, a sector titan and vital component of construction and maintenance projects across the UK, faces a critical challenge: an ageing workforce and a skills gap...

GEDA Unveils the Enhanced GEDA 200 Z Comfort for Scaffolders

German construction and industrial hoist manufacturer GEDA GmbH has announced the release of its new scaffolding hoist, the GEDA 200 Z Comfort. The new product is designed to meet the requirements of scaffolding construction, offering several new features that...

From Vision to Victory: The Journey of ScaffChamp

Scaffmag's Editor, Daniel Norton, had the opportunity to speak with Viktor Voroncov, the visionary founder of ScaffChamp, and Oleg Abramov, the Head of ScaffChamp Operations, to delve into the origins, evolution, and future of this remarkable event. Since its inception...

ScaffPlan Unveils Powerful Software Enhancements with New Version

ScaffPlan, an industry leader in scaffolding planning software, has announced the release of its latest version, ScaffPlan 1.7. The update introduces a suite of game-changing new features and enhancements, reinforcing ScaffPlan's position as one of the go-to solutions for scaffolding...

Ramtech Unveils Advanced Heat-Detection System to Boost Scaffolding Safety

In response to the Government’s fire safety standard BS 8629, Ramtech has unveiled a heat-detection system designed to improve safety during scaffolding operations, particularly for cladding removal in high-rise buildings. This innovation addresses the crucial need for enhanced fire...

Construction Anticipates Growth Boost Post-Election

The construction industry is poised for significant growth following the recent election of the new Labour government, according to a leading industry intelligence firm, Glenigan. Despite facing near-term challenges such as slow economic growth and persistently high interest rates, Glenigan's...

/ Projects /

Masons Scaffolding and Layher UK Set New Standards with James Street Project

In the heart of London at One James Street, Masons Scaffolding, in collaboration with Layher UK, has successfully completed an innovative scaffolding project that...

A Towering Success in Brighton: Mattison Scaffolding and Layher Allround System

In the heart of Kemptown, Brighton, a remarkable scaffolding project undertaken on behalf of the Mears Group PLC stands as a testament to engineering excellence and innovative design. Wiltshire House, a towering 18-storey building on Lavender Street, is currently undergoing...

Hanger Time: H&H Contract Scaffolding Ltd & Layher UK’s Engineering Triumph at Oxford Uni

Oxford University, a bastion of academic excellence, is renowned for its architectural beauty. Now, led by Laing O’Rourke, a new state-of-the-art humanities building is taking shape, featuring a spectacular 500-seat concert hall, lecture rooms, and study spaces. At the core...

/ Products & Services /

GEDA Unveils the Enhanced GEDA 200 Z Comfort for Scaffolders

German construction and industrial hoist manufacturer GEDA GmbH has announced the release of its new scaffolding hoist, the GEDA 200 Z Comfort. The new product is designed to meet the requirements of scaffolding construction, offering several new features that...

ScaffPlan Unveils Powerful Software Enhancements with New Version

ScaffPlan, an industry leader in scaffolding planning software, has announced the release of its latest version, ScaffPlan 1.7. The update introduces a suite of game-changing new features and enhancements, reinforcing ScaffPlan's position as one of the go-to solutions for scaffolding...

Ramtech Unveils Advanced Heat-Detection System to Boost Scaffolding Safety

In response to the Government’s fire safety standard BS 8629, Ramtech has unveiled a heat-detection system designed to improve safety during scaffolding operations, particularly for cladding removal in high-rise buildings. This innovation addresses the crucial need for enhanced fire...

TRAD UK Launches Innovative EasyStair System for Construction Sites

Last week, TRAD UK launched its latest innovation, the Plettac Metrix EasyStair, a groundbreaking staircase system designed to meet and exceed safety standards on construction sites throughout the UK. Compliant with BS EN 12810 and BS EN 12811 standards, this...

Pilosio UK and APA Height Team Up for the Flydeck Suspended Access System across UK

Italian innovator Pilosio UK has teamed up with APA Height Access Ltd, a leading scaffolding company in the UK, to bring the cutting-edge Flydeck suspended access system across the UK. A second Flydeck demo unit is now available at...

Hydrajaws Expands Digital Excellence with Launch of Verify Torque

Hydrajaws, a leader in pull testing technology, has introduced the Verify Torque adaptor, a significant enhancement to its digital solutions portfolio.  This cutting-edge Bluetooth®-enabled torque wrench adaptor is set to revolutionise compliance and traceability in torque testing by integrating seamlessly with existing tools. Since...

Cornish Innovator ScaffFloat Shortlisted for Prestigious Bridge Awards

ScaffFloat, a rising star in the scaffolding industry, has been shortlisted for the coveted "Bridge Maintenance Contractor" award at the upcoming National Bridge Awards.  The Cornish firm joins industry heavyweights Network Rail and Balfour Beatty in contention for the prestigious...