Independent Design House Ltd

Scaffold Design

At IDH, we specialise in all aspects of scaffold design. We have an intimate knowledge of all industry Codes of Practice, scaffolding design standards, and guidance documents including TG20:13, BS5975 & BS EN 1991, so you know you can trust us.

Our highly experienced team produce designs which are efficient, well presented, clear to follow and are fully design compliant. Dedicated and professional, our engineers are client focused, keeping you at the heart of the project throughout.

IDH cover the whole of the UK, offering the following scaffold design services:

  • Site meetings, proposals and surveys
  • Scaffold Design Drawings
  • Design Calculations
  • Design Risk Assessments
  • Independent Tie Anchor Preliminary & Proof Testing to TG04 and anchor recommendation
  • Basic Scaffolds
  • Designed Scaffolds
  • CAT 3 Checks - Independent Design Checking of 3rd party designs
  • Independent Site Inspection of installed structures for design compliancy and suitability
  • As-built surveys and record making
  • Network Rail Scaffold Design – PTS Scaffold Design Structures
  • Network Rail Form 3 submissions
  • London Underground – LUL Lucas Design Structures
  • London Underground – LUL CDS Design Service
  • Approved system roof designers
  • Complex frame analysis and modeling
  • 3D Scaffold Imagery, BIM design modeling and development for presentation purposes.
  • Free ‘on the spot’ design advice for existing customers who need to have confidence in preparing tenders and schedules

Contact IDH today to discuss any of the above scaffold services, and how we can help you achieve your goals.

Scaffolding Engineers

IDH have expert product knowledge of Tube and Fitting scaffold design and the leading proprietary scaffolding systems such as Haki, Layher and Cuplok system scaffolds, our team of specialist scaffolding designers and engineers can deliver projects efficiently, on-time and cost effectively.

Typically initiated with a site visit from one of our expert scaffolding engineers, we can offer a comprehensive service of site survey, review and proposals, which are typically presented as industry leading design drawings and calculations to demonstrate compliance and solution.

Alternatively, on receipt of clear instruction, customer drawings and contractor requirements we can also undertake scaffold designs remotely embracing the approach required by the Contractor and utilising preferred equipment, phasing and solutions as have already been predetermined at contractor tender stage.