Interview: Lynn Way NASC President

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Our man Richard Trenchard interviews Lynn Way, the new and first-ever female NASC President. Whichever way you look at things, there is still so much work to be done within the construction sector before anything like equality is achieved. Just look at the numbers if you don’t believe us.  Statistics from 2018 suggest just 20% of people employed in British construction...

Business Spotlight: Cracking the Enigma Code

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We shone the business spotlight on Enigma Industrial Services when we spoke to their Finance Director, Ian McDougall and Enigma’s Human Resources Director Geoff Hughes. Eighty five years is a long time in business. Industries change beyond all recognition in a decade, let alone the best part of a century. Staying afloat is hard enough, remaining at the forefront of...

Interview with CEO PHD Group Alan Brockhouse

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Founded in 1984 by Bernard Dwyer, London-based PHD has established as one of the go-to construction access firms in the country, providing scaffolding solutions to a broad range of projects. In recent years those have included One Hyde Park, the London 2012 Olympics, the Cutty Sark’s restoration, Victoria Tower at the Palace of Westminster, and both Kings Cross and...

SGB – Building It Back Up

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After a tumultuous few years, legendary scaffolding and access company SGB are well and truly back in business as part of the BrandSafway group. We spoke to Kevin Fitzpatrick, head of commercial and mechanical businesses for the UK, about the company’s decision to return to their original name and the prospects for the future. What’s in a name? Quite a...

50 Years Of Success – Lyndon Scaffolding CEO Rob Lynch Interview

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Being the best scaffolding company they can possibly be is what continues to drive on one of the UK’s top family firms – now into its 50th profitable year. No job is too big for Lyndon Scaffolding as it celebrates half a century of success. Grahame Anderson caught up with CEO Robert Lynch to discover the secret behind its...

Mohed Altrad: The Interview

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ScaffMag was given an interview with one of the world's biggest movers and shakers, In order to find out more about this most enigmatic of business leaders. Grahame Anderson takes up the story. If ever there was proof people can succeed whatever their background in life, Mohed Altrad is the perfect example. Born into a Syrian tribe he moved to...