Scaffolding and Formwork
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Since 1985

In January of 1984 Colin Poole and Jerry West went into partnership with the establishment of Cape Formwork Contractors or CFC. Their goal was to take on the highly competitive scaffolding and formwork market in Cape Town...

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Stage Creation Specialists – Special Events Platform Manufacturers

Stage creation specialists for important special events and construction sites are required to build temporary structures which are safe and reliable. When a special event such as a sports race, a rock concert or political ceremony is held, temporary structures like stages and platforms need to be contracted to create a temporary infrastructure designed to bring an aesthetic and practical addition to the event. Platform manufacturers are also needed in formwork and construction to create areas for workmen to stand on which are safe, reliable and able to support heavy weights and impacts.

When a special event is held, the event is usually attended by crowds of people. Whether for marathons or rugby tournaments, there are many uses for stages and platforms at an event, as well as other types of scaffolding. Access ramps are used to provide safe passage for spectators and crowds onto secure seating scaffolding and are also used as bridges across busy roads.

Platform manufacturers are also needed at events where stage creation specialists are required to construct massive stages for performances in conjunction with high scaffold towers for lighting and other equipment. These platforms are needed for operators to stand on. Platforms and stages can also be used at special events for presentation stages, for example, prize giving at a spots event.

Safety is a key part of stage creation specialists’ jobs. Due to the high volume of people attending special events, or the heavy industrial requirements of construction platforms, the scaffolding needs to be extremely safe to avoid injury and damage to equipment. Reliable and safe scaffolding ensures that a successful special event can take place and a building can be erected or maintained safely and effectively. Scaffolding such as Kwik-Stage Scaffolding and Self-Lock towers are easy too construct and dismantle without compromising safety.

Read about our scaffolding products, take a look at our photo gallery or contact us for more information regarding our formwork and scaffolding services available from CFC.