5 Industries that Make Great Use of Scaffolding

Mar 15

5 Industries that Make Great Use of Scaffolding

Did you know that scaffolding is extremely versatile and can be a simple solution to a number of problems within a variety of different industries? It’s true! Below, we look at 5 of the main industries that utilise scaffolding on a regular basis. Construction The construction industry is no doubt the most common industry that requires quality scaffolding. It is...

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Safety first – Hiring top quality scaffolding and access platforms

Feb 06

When working on multi-storey construction projects, proper scaffolding is a must. This temporary structure gives workers access to the higher levels of buildings during renovation or construction. It is essential that it is properly installed and in good condition to ensure safety. Scaffolding for hire is available from Talisman Plant & Tool Hire – we have...

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How to set up scaffolding correctly

Oct 10

Scaffolding is frequently seen on construction sites – one could say that it’s a construction essential. Equally essential is the correct set up of the scaffolding to minimize the risk to workers who will be using it. It is vital to follow these steps: Call on the services of qualified and certified people to erect, move and dismantle your scaffolding...

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Renting scaffolding is cost-effective and safe

Apr 11

Construction equipment in South Africa has to comply with safety rules and regulations and this includes basic compliance such as having valid SABS approval. Plant hire in South Africa therefore only rent plant and tools, power tools, equipment and other tools for construction that are SABS tested and approved. Scaffolding hired from a tool rental company will not...

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What is scaffolding?

Aug 19

What is scaffolding?

During construction of new buildings and refurbishments of existing buildings, temporary platforms are erected so that the builders and contractors can reach the required heights. Scaffolding ranges from simple structures to complex designs (in the case of large commercial developments like shopping centres, for example) and they are generally made of a...

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