TRAD marks halfway point in University of Brighton build

TRAD Scaffolding Contractors

TRAD Scaffolding Contractors has reached the halfway milestone on its £2M+ 18 month project at the University of Brighton. TRAD Scaffolding Contractors (TRAD) has been working on several significant schemes recently with Bouygues Construction UK (BYUK), One of these is the construction of a new student residence on the Moulsecoomb campus, the University of...

Scaffolders provide essential work for NHS during lockdown

Royston Scaffolding provided essential work for the NHS

Royston Scaffolding has provided essential work for the NHS during the lockdown highlighting that work is still possible despite taking longer. Cambridge and Hertfordshire based company Royston Scaffolding were recently on hand to help the NHS by providing essential work for St Michael’s hospital in Bristol during the Covid-19 lockdown. With social distancing restrictions and the understandably tight on-site measures put...

HAKI Maintains The Flow On Gade Valley Project


Located between junctions 20 and 21 of London’s M25, the 450m-long Gade Valley Viaduct carries thousands of commuters as they make their way around the capital’s busy motorway. During planned strengthening works expected to run from November 2019 to December 2021, temporary solutions provider, HAKI, supplied its market-leading scaffolding systems to assure safe access to the Gade...

Malvern Scaffolding and UKSSH rise to park-life

malvern scaffolding and UKSSH

Re-surfacing work on a Hereford roof-top shopping centre car park might seem a simple operation but it can present some major challenges. Not least a complete encapsulation involving some 2,500 sq. metres of lightweight covers... that’s equivalent to 13 full-size tennis courts! Securely tying down these shelters involved complex discussions with scaffold designers, structural engineers, scaffold contractors and specialist subcontractors to...

Lyndon SGB duo provide a ‘total access’ package at London landmark development


Lyndon SGB and Taylor's Hoists are providing a ‘total access’ package for leading contractor Lendlease on the landmark new development at One Bishopsgate Plaza, in the heart of the city of London. ONE Bishopsgate Plaza will be the first high-rise residential and hospitality development built in the City of London for many years. Taylor's Hoists which is part of Lyndon SGB's...

Project 7 helps to create a Major League Baseball park at West Ham’s Stadium


A British construction firm that specialises in complex and bespoke builds and uses scaffolding to create niche solutions was brought in to help transform West Ham’s London Stadium into a Major League Baseball park. Project 7’s track record of finding solutions to tricky construction problems came into play as the biggest multi-sport venue...

Access Firm Performs Acrobatics For Stage Show Project


Hollywood star Channing Tatum’s new UK show Magic Mike Live which features dancers performing aerobatics on wires to create a 360 degree spectacular has become one of the hottest tickets in town. And for the construction company charged with transforming London’s Hippodrome Casino to house the show, there were acrobatic feats of their own required, as they had carried out...

Scaffolding Firm Provides Lifesaving Services To HART


Cambridge & Hertfordshire based company Royston Scaffolding Ltd recently provided specialised scaffolding to the East of England Hazardous Area Response Team (HART). The specialist ambulance service, that provides expert medical care in particularly difficult environments that includes safe rescue at height, confined spaces and urban search and rescue. HART called upon Royston Scaffolding to erect a unique scaffolding construction to replicate a...

Special Access Solutions at Euston Station

Palmers Scaffolding St James Park HS2

Large-scale access solutions are being provided by Palmers Scaffolding for the St James Park London Euston Station HS2 enabling construction works. Palmers £3M tempory works contract for principal contractor CSJV began in July 2018. A 10,000m² temporary roof has been erected by the firm — supported below by 15 towers and 300m of bespoke Palmers special access spine beam. This was erected to house CSJV's archaeology programme to...

Layher Scaffolding and Event Systems Take Centre Stage

Layher Scaffolding Event Systems Rose Theatre

The use of Layher scaffolding, access and event equipment for a specialist project in York undertaken by Acorn Events Structures is, in every sense, dramatic. Award-winners Acorn have designed and installed a faithful recreation of Shakespeare’s celebrated Rose Theatre for Lunchbox Productions who are running a series of theatrical events throughout the summer and autumn at the site. “The project is...


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