Wayne Connolly recently supported Build Salford Traineeship Candidates with a motivational talk. The powerful personal stories gave credence to his message of setting personal and professional goals and the fact that Wayne set goals for himself that he not only achieved but excelled left trainees feeling motivated and inspired.
Connolly Scaffolding is providing scaffolding for a timber framed social housing project for MCI Developments in Altrincham, Cheshire.
The unique design of the building at Grand Central meant that the scaffolding had to be set over multiple levels of sloping floor. The tube and clip scaffolding used on this project, allowed for greater flexibility, ensuring accurate levelling and safety.
Connolly Scaffolding has just upgraded their HGV fleet by investing over £650 thousand with the purchase of 8 new, fully-automatic Mercedes trucks, and a specialised “roll on roll off” flat-bed 28 tonne Leyland DAF.
Connolly Scaffolding team is using the Plattec System scaffold at Victoria Point in Manchester, which is ideal for speed, efficiency and safety on this five month project.
From Autumn 2017 a major programme was started that included extensive works to all windows and roof systems.
Work experience is a great way to give candidates an insight in to the work that we do, an opportunity to learn new skills, gain some practical hands on experience in the construction industry and an opportunity to understand the disciplines involved in the working environment.
Work placements can be office based including , business administration, customer care, sales etc.
Work placements are also offered on site with Keepmoat engineers and our subcontractors.
The Omega site is one of the UK’s largest regeneration projects to date, covering 575 acres around the M62 in Warrington.
This exciting new neighbourhood, just three miles from the centre of Warrington, is set on the edge of a major revitalisation initiative that includes a 35-acre park and new shopping and leisure facilities.
Eleven young people have found jobs and apprenticeships in the fast moving construction world thanks to a unique Salford partnership.
They are the first recruits to ‘graduate’ from Build Salford – a 16 week traineeship which aims to help local people reap the benefits of the city’s current building boom.
Local school-leavers from specialist school, Hebden Green Community School in Winsford were given the opportunity to try their hand at construction thanks to major housebuilder, Keepmoat Homes.
On Monday 25th September 2017, 33 school-leavers donned their hard hats for a site visit at Keepmoat’s Winsford housing development; where they were given an insight into the diverse career options available in the industry.
Since we established Connolly Scaffolding Ltd in 2002 we have consistently reinvested profits back into our company and the effort has shown – we have certainly flourished.
With over 100 employees on our team now, we’ve outgrown our original premises and have made the move to a larger site that’s perfect for our needs.
Lyntown Trading Estate in Eccles offers easy access to Manchester and the wider motorway network via the M60 and M62. Our large 17,000 sq ft unit has been divided into two distinct sections; one to house original tube and fitting and the other for Plattec.
Since inception 15 years ago, we have strived to continually improve our business.
Our systems, health and safety procedures, customer service and our varied product line are under continual review. We uphold the strictest of standards on all scaffold installations and have an excellent safety record, with our own health and safety officer responsible for onsite inspections.
All of our scaffolders are highly skilled, time served and trained to CITB standards. We are members of the Government-backed apprenticeship scheme, committed to current standards in training and safety.
Universal Square is a large office campus on Devonshire Street in Manchester that is undergoing a major refurbishment programme in 2017, transforming the buildings into a modern 21st century working environment and business community.
Connolly Scaffolding are providing scaffolding to all elevations during remodelling of the frontage to include a new reception area serving all 5 buildings, replacement of all windows and re-cladding of the entire scheme.
Connolly Scaffolding projects benefit from PLETTAC
METRIX, a revolutionary rosette scaffolding system.
It brings many advantages over other scaffolding systems, including material savings, labour savings, reduced assembly times and improved safety.
We operate all over the UK, working with businesses of any size. For all enquiries or for a quotation, please contact us today.