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Coventry Scaffolding collaborates with artist on major work in Hyde Park

Coventry Scaffolding, leading independent scaffold contractor and Royal Warrant Holder to Her Majesty The Queen, has revealed its partnership with world-renowned artist, Christo, in his first major work in Britain – the majestic ‘Mastaba’. Floating on the Serpentine in London’s Hyde Park until 23 September 2018, the enormous structure, formed of 7,506 horizontally stacked barrels, required the expertise of...

Godiva provides platform for Guinness World Record success

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Coventry-based, Godiva Access and Scaffolding has supported a successful Guinness World Record attempt by Warwick University students for building the world’s largest blanket fort.The scaffolding specialist, which is also currently responsible for providing scaffolding solutions to Coventry’s tallest new build, provided the framework on which the blanket fort was based at cost to allow a considerable amount of the...

Video: Scaffolding works on the Silver Jubilee Bridge Runcorn

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The Grade 2 listed Silver Jubilee Bridge in Runcorn is currently undergoing a major £3M restoration project. Originally opened in 1959 and then initially known simply as the Runcorn Bridge or Runcorn–Widnes Bridge. At the time of construction, the bridge had the third longest steel arch span in the world. It had the longest vehicular span in the country, but this...

Layher brings key benefits to refurbishment in Manchester

layher allround system at Albion Tower Manchester

The benefits arising from the use of Layher Ltd.’s scaffolding during the refurbishment of residential accommodation are being clearly demonstrated in Salford, Manchester, where contractor Silver Star Services has installed a full height scaffold on Albion Towers. The project, for Salix Homes, has required the scaffolding to reflect specific characteristics of the site while contributing to the smooth running of...

Video of Temporary Footbridge Installation Proves A Hit For UKSSH & SYS

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SYS Scaffolding and UK System Scaffold Hire provide and install a 30-metre-long temporary footbridge over the River Witham in Lincoln. This was the first time that Doncaster based SYS Scaffolding and their on-site scaffold team had used the HAKI bridge system. The two-phase project involved building the bridge alongside the river (out of possession time) – a first phase which took less...

SGB provide access system for major Manchester development

SGB in Manchester

An integrated access system from one of the UK’s leading scaffolding and access system providers has been used on a major new residential development in Manchester. A total of 71 mastclimbers have been provided by SGB, for the creation of the Clipper’s Quay project which has been built by Sir Robert McAlpine in Salford Quays.The Clipper’s Quay project includes five...

Northgrant Scaffolding help bring back the Welsh Streets

Northgrant Scaffolding is working for Place First on the interesting Welsh Streets project in the city of Liverpool. Plans to bring houses on the Welsh Streets were given the green light last year. Almost 300 properties will be created as part of the project, comprising a mix of refurbishment and new builds, which will be on average 50% cheaper to...

Brogan Group awarded Royal Winchester House scaffolding contract

Brogan Group -Royal Winchester House

Brogan Group are to be involved in a major new project involving the construction of a landmark building named Royal Winchester House, in Bracknell, Berkshire.The internationally based scaffolding and access contractors will be installing a 70-meter-high twin hoist and safe access to 20 landings.The location of the build had been vacant since 2015, when the controversial Winchester House, owned...

Project of The Year Awarded To Interlink Scaffolding

Interlink Scaffolding Ltd wins the NASC Project of the Year 2017. A set of intricately designed tube and fitting access scaffolds erected by Interlink Scaffolding Ltd (ISL) has won this years NASC Project of the Year 2017. The scaffolds played a vital role in the construction of the New Wear Crossing at Sunderland for Victor Buyck Steel Construction NV.ISL was...

PERI donate PERI UP to help complete the Stairway to Heaven Memorial

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Disaster struck in 1943, during the Second World War, when a member of the public stumbled on the stairs in panic, causing those rushing behind to also stumble and fall. In total, 173 people were crushed to death as a result of many others forcing their way down the stairs to find shelter inside the station. The Stairway to...

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