Safety decking company, G-DECK has reached a significant milestone of ten successful years in business.

G-DECK celebrates 10 years of business

Safety decking company, G-DECK has reached a significant milestone of ten successful years in business. G-DECK, a Leicester-based firm that manufactures and supplies safety deck...

StepUp expands with Columbian factory

A new manufacturing facility has been opened by StepUp Scaffold in Columbia. According to reports, the factory boasts a state-of-the-art welding system with multi-bay robotic...
As part of a campaign to turn former inmates into scaffolders, the NASC is set to make presentations at four prisons over the next two weeks.

NASC to visit more prisons

As part of a campaign to turn former inmates into scaffolders, the National Access and Scaffolding Confederation (NASC) is set to make presentations at...

Kewazo’s scaffolding robot raises $10M in extra funding

Munich-based start-up Kewazo has eyes on a North American expansion after raising a further $10 million in funding for its scaffolding robot LIFTBOT. US Venture...

60,000 CSCS skills cards set to be banned

More than 60,000 CSCS industry skills cards issued under Industry Accreditation (IA) aka ‘Grandfather Rights’ are set to be banned on 31st December 2024...
West Midlands-based Scaffolding and building equipment supplier Generation (UK) recently achieved a turnover exceeding £130m according to new documents.

Turnover booms at major scaffolding suppliers

West Midlands-based Scaffolding and building equipment supplier Generation (UK) recently achieved a turnover exceeding £130m according to new documents. Owned by the Altrad Group, Generation...
Construction workers are still in high demand despite economic uncertainty, according to new data.

225,000 Extra Workers Needed in Construction

Construction workers are still in high demand despite economic uncertainty, according to new data. New figures in a report from the Construction Industry Training Board...

PERI acquires German formwork firm

In a bid to expand its business, PERI has acquired German formwork specialist Implenia Schalungsbau, the formwork division of Implenia. Located in Bobenheim-Roxheim, the company...

Bookings open for Build UK Open Doors 2023 event

The booking process for Open Doors 2023 is now open. Young people and those seeking a career change will have the opportunity to visit construction...
Construction output in November 2022 showed zero growth, according to official statistics.

Slowdown in housing drags on construction output

Construction output in November 2022 showed zero growth, according to official statistics. In November, the number of new construction projects completed declined by 0.4% as...