10 years with Uni-span

Huge congratulations to our dear Caz (Caroline Kelaher), who celebrated her 10th Anniversary with Uni-span on the 27th November 2017. A significant milestone! Thank you for your dedication, determination and the vibrant spirit you so easily demonstrate every day! We look forward to spending many … [Read more...]

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

To all our valued clients, Nearing year end, we take this time to share our thanks and appreciation. Without you and your loyal support, our team wouldn’t be. Uni-span wishes you and your loved ones a safe and Merry Christmas. We hope 2018 brings much happiness, good health & … [Read more...]

16th Australasian Tunnelling Conference

Uni-span exhibited at the 16th Australasian Tunnelling Conference in Sydney in November.  National Formwork Manager, Craig Barkley and Group Technical Manager, Kobus Roos were our power team, manning the stand. All set up and ready to talk tunnels!  The conference, held at the Star (Sydney), … [Read more...]

What Is Slab Formwork?

Formwork is an essential component to any type of concrete construction. Formwork refers to temporary or permanent moulds into which concrete is poured that subsequently hardens. Formwork has been used for thousands of years in the construction industry, with one of the earliest examples being the … [Read more...]

Why The Construction Industry Uses Scaffolding

Scaffolding is an essential component of the construction industry for several key reasons. Scaffolding, also referred to as scaffold or staging, is a temporary structure which provides support to workers and materials when constructing, repairing, or maintaining buildings or other … [Read more...]

What Is Formwork? A Simple Guide

Formwork refers to the moulds used to contain and shape wet concrete until it dries and is self-supporting. From the early beginnings of construction and architecture, formwork makes up an essential ingredient to any construction project. The Pantheon in Rome, which began construction around 27 BC, … [Read more...]

What To Look For In A Scaffolding Company

If you’re interested in undertaking your own construction project and require some scaffolding to assist you, there’s a surprising number of factors you should consider before deciding which scaffolding hire company is best suited to your needs. While there are many scaffolding hire companies to … [Read more...]