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Kewazo Scaffolding Robot

Engineers Develop The World’s First On-Site Scaffolding Robot

Boffins in Germany have developed a robot that climbs, carries and feeds scaffolding materials to scaffolders. Munich based start-up Kewazo in collaboration with robotics expert Infineon Technologies...

Scaffolder numbers need to double in New Zealand

The number of scaffolders in New Zealand needs to double to meet the escalating demand. That's the view published on a website recently by the...
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35-storey scaffolding demolished by mother nature

This unbelievable video captured by a bystander, shows the actual moment strong winds brought down a huge 35-storey scaffolding structure. The video captured earlier this month shows tubes...
Scaffold Collapse

U.S. Scaffold collapse caught on video

Workers had to run for their lives as strong winds cause a scaffold collapse in Rockford, Illinois USA. The terrifying video below caught by onlooker Nicholas...

BREAKING: Three killed in scaffolding collapse in North Carolina, USA

Three workers are dead and one other is in hospital after a section of scaffolding has collapsed at a tall construction project in North...
Maggie Myocevich, New Zealand's first female apprentice

First female apprentice scaffolder in New Zealand

Mother of two becomes the first ever female apprentice scaffolder in New Zealand. Maggie Myocevich, a 28-year-old mother of two, has become the first woman...

CITB to close provision of services and products to international centres

The CITB is to close down its services and products at all international training centres to focus on key skills needs in Great Britain. The Construction...

HAKI provides a unique weather protection system in Sweden

HAKI's designers have produced new, effective, safe solutions to bridge an unusually wide span in Sweden. When the Municipality of Gotland commenced its second largest-ever...

New Zealand Scaffolding apprenticeship scheme sets up

The New Zealand scaffolding industry is hoping a new apprenticeship scheme will help the profession reach new heights. The industry is offering a three-year apprenticeship...
Cape

Cape wins five year contact with Qatar Petrochemical Company

Cape plc has announced its Qatar operations have been awarded a five-year framework contract for scaffolding, insulation, painting and refractory lining works by Qatar...

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