Category: Best Practices

SCAFFOLDING BEST PRACTICE #11: Galvanic Corrosion

EXTREME care and vigilance must be taken in areas where any metal scaffold components are regularly exposed to acid, alkaline or salt solutions. These chemicals will act as an electrolyte and DRAMATICALLY ACCELERATE the...

SCAFFOLDING BEST PRACTICE #88: Vertical Bracing

The amazing strength of tubular scaffold posts is only as good as their ability to resist loads purely vertically (axially). By omitting sufficient vertical braces, erectors are compromising their structures BOTH in strength and...