1999 – Present. Scaftec Ltd– Scaffolding Design Consultants.
- Responsible for the design of various scaffolding projects, along with the preparation of associated calculations and detailed construction drawings. Projects vary in complexity from general access scaffolds to larger bridged and cantilevered accesses. Site visits to collect information & discuss client requirements. Final scaffold inspections to ensure compliance with design drawings.
- Familiar with traditional scaffold tube and fitting structures and the majority of system scaffolds, along with the modern modular systems.
- Designs take in all types of scaffolding structures from standard access scaffolding to support platforms and shoring applications.
Street 20 project – Sellafield Nuclear Power Station – Cumbria.
2 year project involving all aspects of design. Preparation of drawings and calculations for free standing 100m long scaffold to install new pipebridge above an existing pipebridge. Liaison with client and main contractors on required specifications, co-ordination with design checker, site visits, risk assessments and inspection reports.
St Enoch Shopping Centre Redevelopment – Glasgow.
Main designer for 40 designs over a 2 year period in the redevelopment of shopping mall. Preparation of drawings and calculations for various designs ranging from small to large scaffolds, liaison with client and main contractors on required specifications and site visits.
1998 – 1999. NSG Scaffolding Ltd.
Employed as a Scaffolder working mainly with aluminium small work projects. Various contracts erecting system scaffolds around new house types.
1997 – 1998. Kwikform UK, Glasgow
Trainee Scaffolder working mainly with tube and fitting erecting scaffolds throughout the Glasgow area.