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Storm Damage: Scaffolding Up in Bradford

Storm Damage: Scaffolding Up in Bradford The Bradford branch of TSB bank will be covered in scaffolding for the coming months as repair work begins on the roof after it was recently hit by high winds. Badly Damaged During the winter storms,…

Storm Gertrude hits Scottish Scaffolding

Storm Gertrude hits Scottish Scaffolding Last month Storm Gertrude brought high winds and disruption, with winds reaching speeds of 80mph battering building developments across Scotland. In the Cairngorm mountains, winds peaked at a breezy…

Amazing Scaffold inside US Capitol

The famous Dome of the United States Capitol building has been shrouded in scaffolding for the past 2 years. The 150 year old cast iron dome was last repaired in 1960, but in November 2014, a new project to restore the landmark was launched. Extensive…

Scaffolding As Art

When you hear the word art, the first thing that comes to mind might be an oil painting or sculpture. The chances are the last thing thing you would think of is scaffolding. However, as the artists below show, scaffolding is as versatile in…

Scaffolding Collapses in UK Capital

Considerable roadside damage occurred in West London after a long stretch of scaffolding suddenly collapsed. Road users and pedestrians in the town of Hayes were simply going about their day when the construction abruptly tumbled to the ground.…

Reachmaster Mobile Scaffold Tower 2015 | Zarges Access Tower

Uncompromising German design, unbreakable aluminum frame; Sterk Systems is proud to introduce the new Reachmaster mobile scaffold system from ZARGES to its 2015 product line. Providing the best of Bavarian equipment engineering since 1933,…

Safe Usage of DIY Towers

Handy around the house? Enjoy more than just a dabble in DIY? A DIY Tower might just be the tool for you. A great option for the serious DIY enthusiast, DIY Towers are affordable, easy to use and safe. There are a number of options to choose…

Why High Winds and Scaffold Sheeting Don't Mix

It's a bit of a cliche to say that the British are obsessed with the weather, but it's hard to avoid the obvious: whether baking hot, freezing cold or somewhere in between, it's undoubtedly a cherished topic of conversation in these parts. However,…

Good Practice for Independent Tied Scaffolding

Working from heights on building sites is usually unavoidable. And for many, the risks involved are part of daily life. But by implementing good practice for independent tied scaffolding, it is possible to keep the risks low, and ensure everyone…

NEW BoSS Solo 700 Tower by Youngman

Youngman's brand new to market BoSS Solo 700 one man build compact tower system is now available direct to trade buyers via Sterk Systems. Designed specifically for an easy one man rapid build, this tower system fills the gap between Youngman's…