Scaffolding & Formwork News
Articles from our blog
At CFC we like to keep our customers up to date with the latest scaffolding and formwork information, as well as industry and market news. We publish this information on our “Latest News” page of our website. These stories cover all areas of the scaffolding & formwork industry as well as construction and current market conditions. Take a look at our recent articles to get the latest industry news.
Do you ever pass a building wrapped in scaffolding, and stop to consider the measures taken to protect the public from works at height? Being in the [...]
South Africa’s credit downgrade has rocked the industry to say the least. But the outlook is not all bleak. In terms of the ‘here and now’, top [...]
Looking to hire or buy formwork? We supply only the best in the business, and because everyone’s needs are different, we supply a range of material [...]
Don MacAlister shares his views on why it is vital for you to choose the right scaffolding partner, and how it will ultimately save you time and money [...]
CFC Scaffolding has always been committed to maintaining the highest standards when it comes to the Health and Safety policies that keep the public, our staff and the staff of our clients safe.
We have won numerous health and safety awards over the years. The most prestigious of these is the Master Builders Association (MBA) Regional Safety Award for scaffolding excellence.
CFC has achieved 1stplace in scaffolding excellence for the past five years, from 2014 to 2018.
We are proud of our achievements in health and safety, and continue to strive for excellence!
MBA 2014 - 2018
What our clients say
It is a great pleasure doing business with a company that has pride in what they do and how they go about doing it. From tendering and receiving prices, up to the erecting of scaffolding, big or small, it is always done professionally and on time. The people we deal with at your company are always friendly and more than willing to assist, even if it means a few changes to an existing scaffold that has already been erected.
Arno Dames, Director: Stabilid CapeDirector: Stabilit Cape
I value CFC as amongst my best clients. They make my job much easier by always going the extra mile and supplying all the required information, being on hand for inspections, taking a personal interest in all their work and never shying away from any of my requirements. Safety is always paramount to them – which I appreciate immensely, as an Engineer.
Garth Bouwer, Professional EngineerProfessional Engineer
The industry is very competitive, especially in Cape Town and the Western Cape. Every company has got to try and have a niche offering in this market, something that makes them stand out. In the case of CFC, it’s the service we give to our clients and the fact that we take on jobs other companies don’t want, due to the challenging nature of the job. We take pride in saying, “we built that.