A Guide To Various Types of Scaffolding

When working in the field of construction, scaffolding can be used for a number of various reasons and for various projects. Scaffolding is a temporary structure used to help support the structure being worked on, or to help construction workers carry out their job. From large scale high-rise … [Read more...]

What is a Civil Engineer and What Do They Do?

Since the evolution of technology, engineering has become a very popular profession, and today there are over 422,000 people employed as engineers in Australia1. According to the United States Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) systems, there are 17 engineering specialities that are … [Read more...]

Closed for Stock Take

Please take note of Uni-span Yatala, QLD depot’s stock take day and be aware of the following important dates/times regarding last delivery/return due to the stock take day: LAST DELIVERY/RETURNS BY 2PM ON MONDAY, 29TH MAY 2017 STOCK TAKE DAY: 28 COMPUTER ROAD, YATALA - WEDNESDAY, 31ST MAY … [Read more...]

Uni-span’s upcoming important dates

UNI-SPAN NSW STOCK TAKE Please take note of Uni-span Huntingwood, NSW depot’s stock take days and be aware of the following important dates regarding last delivery/return due to the stock take days: LAST DELIVERY/RETURNS BY 3PM ON          MONDAY, 24TH APRIL 2017 (AS TUESDAY 25TH APRIL … [Read more...]

Ready for change in the Galilee, Bowen & Surat Basins

The enormity of the Adani Australia projects is difficult to comprehend. The Carmichael coal, railway and port project, for example, includes building Australia’s largest thermal coal mine in the north Galilee Basin. This project will stretch from Central Queensland to Abbot Point near … [Read more...]

Uni-span is now a member of Achilles FPS

Achilles First Supply Base (FPS) is an international supply chain manager . It enables the energy, oil & gas sector to use Achilles' proven supplier pre-qualification system to identify, pre-qualify and assess suppliers for tender opportunities whilst minimising risk within their prospective … [Read more...]

When traditional formwork methods aren’t possible

WestConnex is a 33km motorway that will link Sydney’s west with the airport and Port Botany precincts. The M4 Widening stage includes widening the existing M4 motorway to four lanes, constructing ramp upgrades, maintaining the existing interchanges and widening the Granville viaduct and other … [Read more...]

Uni-span’s very own Formwork Conduit & Cones

To further enhance our basket of products and services, Uni-span has recently had formwork conduit and cones designed and manufactured. Both our formwork conduit, also known as tube spacer, and cones are made of Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC). Formwork cones are fitted to the end of the conduit/tube … [Read more...]

Forming the soffit with a specialised solution

Waterway Constructions faced a major formwork challenge on the Bridge over Hawkesbury project, located on the Hawkesbury River, NSW. This challenge involved forming the soffit, within the confines of the coffer dam which was also compounded by severe time constraints, significant concrete loads and … [Read more...]