Portway Scaffolding Scaffold Design

Portway Scaffolding offer a full temporary works scaffolding design service with the aim of delivering a high-quality scaffold designs to meet the demands of BS EN 12811-1, TG20:13) and EN1991-1-4:2005. All designs are compliant with BS 5975:2008+A1:2011Code of Practice for Temporary Works.

Design Staff
Our in house engineers qualified from HNC Civil and Structural to Chartered Engineer status. We offer the following services: -
•Full Design
•Structural Calculations
• Material Take Offs
•New Product Design
•Full Site Survey
•Design Sign Off
•Third Party Checking


Our experienced engineers use the latest software systems:-
• AutoCAD Mechanical
• A3DMax Frame Analysis
• Velenti Wind Analysis
• Smart Scaffolder Drawit
• BIM Tool Box
• Sketch Up with V Ray

Scaffold Design
Our drawings are accurate and detailed for ease of use by scaffolder, temporary works co-ordinators and temporary works checkers.
All drawings and calculations comply with the latest EURO and UK codes for scaffolding.
We produce scaffold design drawings in full colour in sizes ranging from A4 to A0. The drawings can be plotted in house or sent electronically in secure pdf format.
The designs can also be customised to show customers own branding and details. We have extensive experience in the following industry sectors: -
• New Construction
• Demolition
• Off Shore
• Airline Maintenance
• Refurbishment
• Network Rail & London Underground (Producing Form C, for submission)
• Marine
• Power Generation & Line Crossing



Scaffolding Systems
We have the capability to produce design drawings for a range of scaffolding systems including: -
• Easyfix / Readylok Transom
• Tube and Fittings (steel and aluminium)
• Temporary Roofing System
• Turnlok
• Kwikstage
• Haki
• Ring System

Design Checking
We also offer design check service for drawings and calculations produced by other designers to meet the requirements of a Category 1 (CAT I), Category 2 (CAT II) or Category 3 (CAT III) design check. These are frequently required as part of a Network Rail design.


Coverage
We provide a World-Wide service for drawings, calculations and off-site advice. We also offer a UK wide site survey service.