Scaffolding & Systems

  • Leader scoffolding being used in a high-rise application in China
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    China-based scaffolding producer Leader has started distributing globally

    2012-11-13T09:30:00Z

    Leader has high hopes for its modular scaffolding range, and with the help of its Hong Kong-based sister company and international certifications it is beginning to distribute around the world. AI reports

  • Chuck Hutchinson, left, with BilJax's new vice president of sales Brian Burket, following his retire
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    Burket takes BilJax VP role

    2012-11-07T09:52:00Z

    Brian Burket has taken the role of vice president of sales at BilJax, Haulotte Group’s scaffold and staging producer in North America, following the retirement of Chuck Hutchinson

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    NSG rebranded Altrad NSG

    2012-11-05T12:26:00Z

    Scaffolding provider NSG has been rebranded to reflect its integration into the France-based multinational Altrad Group. Eighteen months after its acquisition, UK-based NSG, will now be called Altrad NSG

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    30 arrested in NYC scaffold card fraud

    2012-11-01T17:13:00Z

    Top New York City officials recently made 30 arrests after discovering a fraudulent scaffold certification ring. A construction company owner has been charged with possessing 32 fake scaffold certification cards he had made, according to the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration. These cards are required to work on scaffolding ...

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    Five injured in Vancouver scaffold collapse

    2012-10-30T02:06:00Z

    Five workers were injured in a scaffolding collapse Oct. 25 in Shaughnessy, Vancouver, Canada.

  • BetaGuard from Turner Access advanced guardrails for scaffold towers
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    Turner launches scaffolder challenge

    2012-10-23T21:58:00Z

    UK firm Turner Access Ltd is to hold a scaffolding competition in 2013 which it claims will not only showcase the fastest scaffolding teams in the country but will also highlight best practice and statutory regulations.

  • Instant UpRight's new manufacturing facility in Foshan, Guangzhou.
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    Instant UpRight opens access tower factory in China

    2012-10-11T17:05:00Z

    Irish scaffold tower specialist Instant UpRight will officially open its new Chinese manufacturing facility in Foshan, Guangzhou, next week with an event for dealers and customers from Asia, Middle East and Australia.

  • Six mastclimbers hug the walls of the storm water tank in Cumbria
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    Harsco mastclimbers provide access to storm water tank

    2012-09-28T23:01:00Z

    Access firm provides six mastclimbers to assist contractor John Murphy Sons (JMS) in the construction of the Maryport UID scheme in Cumbria, UK.

  • Pyeroy as part of £1.1 m contract to support the submarine’s refit has provided access scaffolding o
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    Pyeroy works on Trident refit

    2012-09-02T10:09:00Z

    UK based industrial services specialists Pyeroy has won a £1.1 million contract to provide access scaffolding and containment systems for the multi-million pound refit of the Royal Navy's Trident ballistic missile submarine HMS Vengeance.

  • Harsco Infrastructure provided its Cuplok multi-purpose steel scaffold system to a major project to
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    Harsco accesses Five Rise lock system

    2012-08-12T20:44:00Z

    British Waterways called in Harsco Infrastructure to provide its Cuplok scaffold system to provide access to the Five Rise canal lock system in Bingley, West Yorkshire, which has been drained for maintenance for the first time in 25 years.