ISL are capable of providing access scaffolding and associated temporary works for almost every conceivable application, from a simple scaffold access tower to a complex support scheme.

Although our offices are in the North East of England, competitive pricing, a flexible workforce and an enviable reputation have seen us carry out scaffolding works on projects as far afield as London, Bristol and Glasgow. Foreign shores are no strangers to us either, with works having been carried out in Belgium and Germany.

Even when your scaffold requirements don't fit into a standard category, ISL can still meet the challenge.

Housing – ISL can cater for all access scaffolding requirements of the housing sector, from refurbishment to new build, conventional build to timber frame, single properties to large estates, and single storey bungalows to multi storey tower blocks. Sub sectors in which we specialise include local authority housing under the Decent Homes initiative, and care homes and extra care facilities.

Building – ISL have a successful track record in providing access scaffolding and temporary works for refurbishment, new build and fit out commercial projects including offices, schools, hospitals, warehouses, hotels, and sports stadia and leisure facilities.

Access scaffold including a bridged protection deck inside the auditorium of the Grade II listed Globe Theatre in Stockton for Willmott Dixon Construction

Civil Engineering – ISL have a history of providing access scaffolding and temporary works for construction, maintenance and repairs of infrastructure such as bridges, water treatment works and transport facilities.

Industrial – ISL can provide access scaffolding to meet all industrial needs, whether it be a one off plant repair, a multi million pound capital works project or a term maintenance contract.

External and internal access to 27m diameter biomass storage silos for construction and jacking of the of the silo roof and barrel at MGT TeesREP for Tecnicas Reunidas

Offshore - ISL have experience of providing access scaffolding to marine and offshore structures, including jetties, breakwaters, rigs and platforms in UK and EU waters. Logistics can be co-ordinated with Clients or arrnaged directly, including shipping and customs clearance.

Rail – ISL is a RISQS audited and registered supplier with extensive knowledge and experience of providing access scaffolding and temporary works in a railway environment. With our own PTS trained scaffolders, we can provide access scaffolding to meet all rail needs, from small scaffolds for building maintenance, through to larger scaffolds for structures refurbishment or station regeneration, including subcontract management of associated temporary works such as hoists, electrics and joinery.

September 2021 - staircases and walkways leading to an enclosed access scaffold, all erected using Layher system scaffolding, for concrete repairs to a railway bridge at Thornaby for Balvac



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