Gantry Scaffold

Platform Gantry Services

‘Platform Gantry’ structures are used when customers need a bridge, or loading area that will span a path, lower roof or any other relevant use on scaffolds site. Their purpose is often associated with giving access to workers or the public where it would otherwise be impossible. Our Gantry scaffold can be operated manually or traversed by electric trolleys. operated manually or traversed by electric trolleys. 

Using free standing steps, gantries instead of ladders has significantly improved safely at work, lowing the risk of accidents, no more slips, trips and falls. The Gantry Scaffold are equipped with operating brake which can be used to hold gantry in operators desired working position while working and can slide easily in the direction when it is available.

Platform Gantry is 'desired' by Operators

Each Gantry is equipped with an operating brake which will hold the gantry in the operators desired working position. The Gantry are designed for inside and outdoor maintenance of structures as per requirement including domes or buildings. The gantry scaffold are fabricated with free standing steps and can be often used for accessing warehouse machinery.

A picture of a gantry range on a Birmingham site - RG Scaffolding is a English scaffolding company based in Birmingham

Our Gantry scaffold are made of profiled aluminum, galvanised steel and stainless steel that are also available as freestanding or fixed and with or without handrail which reduce the risk of accidents caused by working at heights in many situations. Ladders and travelling Gantry scaffold solutions can be designed for inside and external maintenance of some structures such as glazed structures such as domes, atriums and buildings

We specialise in, Telescopic, Rotating gantries, Ladders, Traversing Ladders, Telescopic ladders, Simple Gantries and Traversing gantries

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RG Contractors started its operations way back in 2007. Our team has a wealth of experience in all aspects of Scaffolding and design. We have a specialist team dedicated to working with you to ensure satisfaction is guaranteed. It’s all about service, and about making sure that you feel confident with your choice, and know you are getting the safest solution in the field. We take pride in our work, and treat every job as if it were our own home or office.

For those who are totally new to Scaffolding, these are structure of metal poles and wooden boards put against a building for workers to stand on when they want to reach the higher parts of the building. You can read more about it here.

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